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    Default Portraiture Locations

    Hi guys, just would like to start a thread where everyone can share thei fav. locations for portraiture photography.

    I only know of afew so ill be glad if everyone could help contribute and expand this list (some are from the landscapes thread)

    Architecture
    1. Tiong Bahru (Old flats for that vintage look)
    2. Supreme Court (Walkway and Podium)
    3. Robertson Quay (Fountain, bridges, archway, clock tower)
    4. CHIJMES
    5. Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce
    6. Raffles place (Sky scrappers)
    7. Esplanade Drive (Merlion, Fullerton etc)

    Sunrise/Sunsets/Flora & Fauna
    1. Changi Point & Beach/Broadwalk
    2. Labrador Park
    3. Fort Canning
    4. Sentosa Siloso beach, Palawan Beach
    5. Botanic Gardens

    Thats about all i know for now. Does anyone know of the locations of old ruined houses? Or relatively empty highways that can park one corner and shoot...

    Feel free to contribute
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    Default Re: Portraiture Locations

    No replies?

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    botanic gardens has some gd scenery but must go around 5-6pm for the best lighting conditions. also, CBD at night (opp side of esplanade) is gd just after sunset.

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    don't think u can take @ CHIJMES

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    any old and abandoned place is nice.

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    Default Re: Portraiture Locations

    Quote Originally Posted by deckard View Post
    any old and abandoned place is nice.
    Yeap. You have any in mind?

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    Default Re: Portraiture Locations

    Quote Originally Posted by Darrell View Post
    Yup im aware of that. Its just that some of the areas alr mentioned there might not be covered. I thought of covering more specific places and what exactly is so ideal about the place for posing etc..

    Thanks anyway

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    Default Re: Portraiture Locations

    i thought a combination of the thread might be better and cleaner.

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    Default Re: Portraiture Locations

    good efforts.

    anyway, the previous thread is for Land/City-scapes Venues,
    good location for landscape may not good for portraiture, and likewise, good location for portraiture may not good for landscape.
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    Default Re: Portraiture Locations

    Quote Originally Posted by catchlights View Post
    good efforts.

    anyway, the previous thread is for Land/City-scapes Venues,
    good location for landscape may not good for portraiture, and likewise, good location for portraiture may not good for landscape.
    I agree!

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    Default Re: Portraiture Locations

    in that case, i will lump your thread into the guide at http://www.clubsnap.org/forums/showp...5&postcount=30

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    Default Re: Portraiture Locations

    i think its a good idea... maybe someone cosolidate all the information in a very systematic order and request from the mods to make it a sticky ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by zoossh View Post
    in that case, i will lump your thread into the guide at http://www.clubsnap.org/forums/showp...5&postcount=30
    Yeah thats great! Thx alot!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by xziredmp View Post
    i think its a good idea... maybe someone cosolidate all the information in a very systematic order and request from the mods to make it a sticky ?
    shouldn't expect someone to do all the job. there should be basic discipline in everyone in contribution and some kind of public-mindedness. this is why countries succeed while others fail, based on how public minded they are.

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    Default Re: Portraiture Locations

    Just some updates

    Architecture
    1. Tiong Bahru (Old flats for that vintage look)
    2. Supreme Court (Walkway and Podium)
    3. Robertson Quay (Fountain, bridges, archway, clock tower)
    4. Church of the good shepard
    5. Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce
    6. Raffles place (Sky scrappers)
    7. Esplanade Drive (Merlion, Fullerton etc)
    8. Dempsey's hill (old style terrace housings, its also a bar and bistro kinda place by night)
    9. Old Railway along Sungai Pandan Check here on how to get there.

    Sunrise/Sunsets/Flora & Fauna
    1. Changi Point & Beach/Broadwalk
    2. Labrador Park
    3. Fort Canning
    4. Sentosa Siloso beach, Palawan Beach
    5. Botanic Gardens
    6. Raffles Marina at Tuas

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