Fred Wissink is a photographer and photo editor currently based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Born and raised in Ottawa, Canada, Fred moved to Korea in 1999 and has lived and worked in Asia ever since.
In 2006, Fred devoted himself full time to photography. Combining technical expertise, an eye for detail, and a deep understanding of the cultural and business environment of his adopted home, Fred has quickly become one of the most sought-after photographers in Vietnam, with a growing regional and international client base.
Fred’s editorial clients include the Los Angeles Times, The NY Times, AsiaLife Magazine, Afar Magazine, Sketch Magazine, Dep Magazine, Elle Decor, Interview Magazine, and Nguoi Dep.
Commercial and fashion clients include Nike, the World Health Organization (WHO), Marshall Artist, Grey Group and Serenity Holding.
In November 2010, Fred held his first solo exhibition in Ho Chi Minh City, “Waterstains.”
Fred is fluent in Korean and has a working knowledge of Chinese and Vietnamese. His hobbies include collecting old Minolta camera equipment and having ridiculous amounts of fun in everything he does.