Anthony Lau was born, raised and educated in Hong Kong. Prior to his photographic careers, he has been a professional trainer and process improvement expert in multi-national corporations for 20+ years.
His passion for photography took him to the far corners of the world. From the scorching heat of Africa to the bone-chilling Arctic coastline, he strived to capture the beauty of nature and people. And in 2016, Anthony became the Grand Award Winner of the prestigious National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest. Since then, Anthony has collaborated with National Geographic Hong Kong and Taiwan offices, ASUS Mobile, Genting Group, AIA and Sony.
In 2019, he was featured in Sony’s flagship G Master lens promotional campaign, which documented his work in the marvelous UNESCO site – Angkor Wat. Afterwards, he became a full-time photographers and stepped up to became the contest judge for National Geographic Hong Kong Photo Contest since 2020.
Apart from commercial projects, Anthony also contributed frequently in various social, political and environmental topics with organizations including 350HK, Food Angel (HK), Royal Geographic Society (HK), Designing Hong Kong (HK), White Eagle Appeal (UK) and Hong Kong Watch (UK).