By Makoto Shibata (Photo Journalist/Japan)
Canon Singapore presented EOS SEMINAR 2016 at GENEXIS THEATRE in Singapore on April 16th 2016. It provided lectures by three speakers as well as an opportunity to experience EOS-1D X Mark II, the new image PROGRAF PRO-500 and camera accessories. GENEXIS THEATRE had 560 seats, and Cannons showroom was also nearby. The event was filled with visitors. An exhibition and sale of camera accessories and printers were carried out in the lobby of GENEXIS THEATRE. Also printed works by imagePROGRAF PRO-500 were exhibited.
Printed works by image PROGRAF PRO-500
1DX MARKII attracted a lot of attention
Simon Bruty is a famous sports photographer, whose works appear in Sports Illustrated. He shoots a variety of games including Olympic games and F-1. He talked about his experience of using EOS-1D MARK II. His story was so interesting and exciting that visitors enjoyed it very much. He will take part in the EOS-1DX MKII Seminar Tour in Indonesia (Jakarta), India (Delhi) and South Korea (Seoul).
Introduce the continuous shooting performance of the 1D Mark II
Visitors filled the venue was very interested in his various works
The second lecture was by James Tan. He is a promoter of prints in the Far East, who seeks to create the perfect print. He talked about the importance of prints for photographers. His story was inspiring for the audience. And he answered a lot of technical questions.
Explains the importance of the print for the photographer
Interesting talk by the print master
The last lecture was by William Tan. He is a underwater and wildlife photographer. He has travelled across the Pacific region as a judge for underwater photo competitions. He talked about (and shared some insider tips for) underwater and wildlife photography and how to bring out the best from new EOS-1D X MarkII.
His unique and interesting work has been introduced
Visitors tried the new camera and lens outside the theatre. They checked the performance of the camera and the lens.
Set for the model shooting has been prepared
Experience for the moving object shooting
Venue: XXI Theater (Epicentrum Jakarta)
Address: Epicentrum Walk Ground Floor
Session A : Beawiharta (10:25am 11:15am)
Session C : Simon Bruty (1:10pm 2:10pm)
Address: 19 Ashoka Road, Connaught Place, New Delhi (Pin 110001)
Session A : Simon Bruty (12:10am 01:00pm)
Session B : Raju Sultania & Ashish Sultania (01:45pm 2:35pm)
Session C : Sudhir Shivaram (2:35pm 3:25pm)
Address: 513, Yeongdong-daero, Gangnam-gu, 06164, Rap. of Korea
Session A : Hong, Jang-Hyeon(2:50pm 3:50pm)
Session B : Simon Bruty(4:00pm 5:30pm)
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Asian Camera Show Report (Only available in Japanese)