Welcome to the ‘Wira Foto Fest’, an inaugural Asian Photography Festival as part of the Kuala Lumpur Design Week 2011 festival celebrating the recognition of Asian photographic excellence.

This inaugural ‘Wira Foto Fest’ event is slated to be an annual Asian Photography competition/conference/exhibition festival. It will be launched at Lake Gardens, Kuala Lumpur. The ‘Wira Foto Fest’ is targeted to attract over 100,000 visitors during its 3 months festival period from domestic interest as well as international visitors within the region. Virtually, we expect to receive over 1 million viewerships over the Internet network.

‘Wira Foto Fest’ will be chronicled into a coffee-table book for future reference and worldwide publicity distribution. In addition, the event is also expected to garner media coverage from various local as well as international media. A virtual gallery will be set-up to archive these photo collections and link with participant’s site for international viewership and exposure.

" Wira Foto Fest " Event is divided into FOUR program segments;

Competition/ Exhibition / Conference / Networking

This event is open to local and Asian participants.

Every program segment will be fulfilled with a series of educational and vocational trainings. Each program has been carefully designed to focus on different issues; lectured and championed by a new generation and famous international professionals by bringing and introducing a new global perspective and interest through creativity and innovative methodology.

Side-related activities such as; series of talks, workshops, study camps, carnival fiestas had been carefully planned as an overall content. Side enhancement activities such as musical performances and other show are infused together to enliven the entire event.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Key photographic business entrepreneurs, officials and student from the private and public sectors from small to large businesses – who wants to “Reach For The Stars” and success in Photography.

CAN YOU AFFORD TO MISS OUT?
WIRAFOTOFEST is slated to be the biggest Asian annual event, hence we only meet once a year! Our programs will offer you a fantastic and great networking, business and career enhancement opportunities!

EVENT PERIOD:Sept 16th. - 15 December 2011
VENUE:Panggung Anniversary and its vicinity Taman Tasik Perdana (Lake Garden)
OFFICIAL LAUNCH : Sept 15th. 2011 / 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Get all info on the Wira Foto Fest website: http://wirafotofest.wordpress.com

For questions contact wff@wirakanta.com



FULL PROGRAMS

WIRAKANTA Photography Masterclass

Offering an exclusive insight, advise and lectures by a photographic professionals graduated from the World’s Finest and Prestigious Art and Design Institutions, St. Martin (UK) & Art Center (USA) and other renown Regional Universities and Colleges in helping you to Grow your Business and Sharpen your Talent and Skill.

Date:
16th September 2011, Friday

Venue:
Tunku Abdul Rahman Auditorium, MaTIC Jalan Ampang

Time:
9.00am - 5.00pm

Speakers Lineup:
1. Russel Wong(Singapore)
2. Rarindra Prakarsa (Indonesia)
3. Amri Ginang (Malaysia)
4. Din Arshad (Malaysia)
5. Bustamam Mokhtar (Malaysia)
6. Abas Hassan (Malaysia)
7. Fabian Sixtus Koerner (Germany)

Fees:
RM 680.00





WIRAKANTA Photography - SIFU SESSION

Offering an exclusive One2One “portfolio review” with Leading Photo Masters to evaluate your potentials and get a professional advise and assessment on your work!

Date:
17th September 2011, Saturday

Venue:
Tasik Perdana @ Panggung Aniversari

Time:
9.00am - 12.00pm

Fees:
RM 120.00





WIRAKANTA Photography - TIPS & TRICKS

Offering an exclusive vocational training from our Leading Photo Masters to realise your potential of skills and talent to jumpstart your career undertaking!

Date:
17th September 2011, Saturday

Venue:
Tasik Perdana @ Panggung Aniversari

Time:
2.00pm - 6.00pm

Fees:
RM 150.00





COMPETITION / USD10 or RM 30.00

Closing Date 31st August 2011 / Tasik Perdana @ Panggung Aniversari - Offering a chance for you to wins and grab over RM30,000 worth of prizes and get your work published into our Official Book and WIRAKANTA homepage.


Submission Payment for WIRA FOTO FEST COMPETITION click here!

'Wira Foto Fest' Photo submission


EXHIBITION

16th Sept -15th Dec / Tasik Perdana @ Panggung Aniversari - Offering a chance for you to showcase your work side by side with our International colleague plus, advertising your services and contact through the exhibit panel for a maximum exposure of 3 months with an estimated over 100,000 viewerships!

Fees: RM 350.00 / RM 180.00


WAGAWAGA NIGHT

17th September / Tasik Perdana @ Panggung Aniversari- Series #1. Meet over 500 fellow photographers from various backgrounds, business and disciplines at this special curated event for networking to help build new relationships and further establish your presence in the market place!

Fees: RM50.00




WEEKLINIK

From 16th Sept -15th Dec / 12 Series (once a week)
Tasik Perdana @ Panggung Aniversari
Fee: To be advised

Synopsis:
A series of 12 weekly photographic clinic offering a variety of special smalltalks, workshops, camps and products demonstration will be organize from fundamental theory to digital dramatization to empower participant in scaling the ladder to reach for the stars!
HOW TO JOIN?
Register your scope of interest with us and we will advise you on the details venue, time and dates of event.


Note: (Above) An artist's impression of the WIRA FOTO FEST exhibition


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