Come end May, Knowledge Bowl is organizing a digital retreat in Batam. This is a specially structured digital photography retreat catered for both beginners and serious amateurs. Over 3 days 2 nights, there will be guidance from the instructors during the photo hunting sessions as well as interesting photography workshops in store for you. Of course, not forgetting the comfortable accommodation at Batam Novotel and great tempting seafood. This is one “good value for money” retreat that you should not miss.
Take this opportunity as time off from your work, or regard it as a getaway with your loved ones. We always believe that if you come with us, you should have no problem getting the pictures done. An opportunity to have more pictures for your portfolio and a photo holiday with newfound friends who love photography, even with your companion!
So come join us! Register early at Knowledge Bowl Office, latest by 20th May 2008, on first come first serve basis.
Date: 30th May - 1st June 2008
Cost per pax: S$370 (Twin Sharing), $440 (Single Room)
1. Return Ferry Ticket inclusive of ferry tax
2. Food for 5 meals at hotel and seafood restaurants
3. Transfer from ferry terminal to hotel and return
4. Bus ferry to outing location
5. Usage of training room
6. Hotel accommodation
7. Model fees for the photo shoot
8. Instructor guidance during the photo shoot
9. Seminar fees
30th May, Friday, Singapore/Batam (Dinner)
Meet at Harbourfront Immigration
Ferry depart for Batam
Reach Batam and transfer to Novotel for check-in.
Sunset shoot at fisherman village
Dinner at Seafood restaurant
Free and easy, can go shopping at own expense
31st May, Saturday, Batam (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Depart for morning shoot at Barelang Bridge
Shoot sunrise at Barelang bridge as well as fishermen in their boats throwing nets for fishing.
Depart for hotel for breakfast and rest.
Workshop 1 to commence. “How to Capture Images that Win the Judges’ Heart” by Steven Yee
Lunch at Novotel Hotel
Workshop 2 to commence. “Making Money Out of Photography” by Steven Yee
Depart for Marina. Shooting session of 2 models in swimsuit at the Marina
Depart for hotel.
Barbecue dinner at the Novotel Hotel.
1st June, Sunday, Batam / Singapore (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Depart to Belakang Padang Island Fishing Village.
Boat ride to shoot early morning scenes of the fishing village life
Depart for Novotel and rest.
Lunch at the famous Fish Soup Restaurant.
Ferry depart for Harbourfront Singapore
Back to Singapore
DIGITAL RETREAT SYLLABUS
PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP 1:
“How to Capture Images that Win the Judges’ Heart” by Steven Yee
Ever wondered what do judges look out for during the judging sessions. Steven Yee is an experienced photographer and he is frequently invited to the panel of judges in local and international photography competitions.
PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP 2:
“Making Money Out of Photography” by Steven Yee
Steven Yee shall explore and share with you on how to make money from photography, be it part time or as full time career. He shall also share with you how to get started and overcome some of the difficulties that new comers frequently encounter.
If you are keen, please kindly email your name and contact no. to firstname.lastname@example.org to register. We look forward to your participation.