|Wheels with a purpose: Professional photographer Nguyễn Việt Hùng has just kicked off his transnational journey by motorbike to take photos and make videos on environment. — Photo from Nguyễn Việt Hùng’s facebook|
HÀ NỘI — Professional photographer Nguyễn Việt Hùng, also known by his nickname Lekima, has just kicked off his transnational motorbike journey.
Hùng intends to travel through 30 provinces and cities, 28 of which are in coastal regions, over 45 days to take 3,000 photos for 10 collections on various topics and make three videos on the environment.
Departing from Hà Nội on August 5, he took along cameras for taking photos on water, a flycam and a mobile support kit to make videos.
He will open an exhibition after the trip.
“Today, I start my trans-Việt
Hùng added that he realised the environment in general and the maritime environment in particular in Việt Nam are being destroyed seriously at high speed.
“One of the reasons is that the awareness of the majority of people on the need for protecting the sea environment has remained limited,” he said.
Hùng, who is a professional photographer, is a founder and CEO of the