Mundo de Fotografia, 4-in-1 exciting photo event in ZC PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 19 April 2012 00:00

The Camera Club of Zamboanga (CCZ) will have a 4-in-1 event in Zamboanga City from April 20 to 22, 2012 dubbed “Mundo de Fotografia” (World of Photography) at the Garden Orchid Hotel. Aside from the formal induction of the new set of officers and members, there will be a photo exhibit, a mini-photo fair, and photography seminars. This is a rare joint opportunity event that will enhance and develop skills of people in photography.

This morning will be the opening ceremony of 3 events, mainly, the photo exhibit, the mini-photo fair, and the Canon Photoskwela. The photo exhibit will showcase the best photos of local photographers depicting the beauty of Asia’s Latin City. This is supported by the Department of Tourism and the City Tourism Office of Zamboanga City.

The 3-day mini-photo fair will promote and sell the latest products, cameras, accessories, gadgets, and services in photography at discounted prices. There will be free product demos too and the launching of Canon 5D Mark lll in this city. It will be participated by Epson, Western Digital, Top Image, Spuds Gadgets, and Canon. These two events are open to the public for free.

The Canon Photoskwela will teach photographers the latest techniques in photography. It is free for Canon users. In the afternoon and the succeeding two days, different seminar workshop in the field of photography will be conducted with noted speakers from Manila. This is in cooperation with the Federation of Philippine Photographers Foundation, Inc. Alberto Garcia and Mark Floro will talk about photojournalism and advertising and food photography, respectively, this afternoon.

Tomorrow, neophytes in photography will be inspired by Elwin Noche who will teach them basic photography and by Joseph Galian as the speaker in basic strobists. Evening will be the induction of CCZ new officers and members with Zamboanga City Mayor Celso Lobregat as the special guest and speaker.

On Sunday Joseph Galian and Elwin Noche will share their experience in travel and landscape photography. Famous advertising ace photographer John Chua and wife Harvey Chua will talk about the passion and profit in photography. The seminar series will end with Eric Laviňa as the speaker in basic photoshop.

All photo enthusiasts are encouraged to join. They can still register today and tomorrow. Major sponsors are Grand Astoria Hotel, Laviňa Hotel, Astoria Printing, Pepsi, Datu Puti, Nature’s Spring, Cream Silk, and By Gems Party kingdom. Media partners are Daily Zamboanga Times and Zamboanga Today.