Cody is a professional photographer focussing on dance portraiture and theatre photography.
He graduated in Modern Dance in 2000 from The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. Cody has extensive international performing experience, including 3 international touring seasons with Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake, English National Opera, Royal National Theatre, Theatre-Rites, Future Cinema, American Dance Festival and the London Chinese Culture Centre.
Cody’s dance photography journey started as he toured and danced around the world with Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake for 3 years. Capturing different places, theatres and fellow dancers whom he went on the road with filled his days.
Cody’s photography demonstrates his acumen in dance and photography by being able to immerse himself into intimate visual dialogues with the dancers. Their relationship do not stop at the movements but extends to the dancers’ ability, state of mind and emotions.
Cody is currently the Creative Director of Cody’s Moving Group, he has produced 2 full-length productions “Having Fun, Seriously” and “The Ever Changing Game” in Hong Kong. In the UK, “Instinct” was shown at Greenwich Dance and “The Fear Factor” was shown at The Place.