June 25-27, 2008 Cruise Ship Photography

Ahoy! The Federation of Philippine Photographers Foundation will conduct a 3-Day Cruise Ship Photography Workshop for any Filipino intent to work abroad as a professional ship photographer. The 3-day workshop will be on June 25-27, 2008. Yours truly will conduct the workshop by helping prospective photogs increase their chances of being hired abroad. There is a Php3,500 fee per participant. The workshop starts at 9AM and ends at 5PM. Written below are the topics to be discussed:

Day 1
-Introduction to the cruising industry
-Steps on how to apply
-Adjusting to onboard lifestyle
-General camera adjustments
-Proper English script guide and decorum

Day 2
-Practical shooting: embarkation
-Practical shooting: the gangway
-Practical shooting: the proper table shots
-Practical Shooting: pirates' night

Day 3
-Practical shooting: Captain’s Night
-Practical shooting: formal portraitures
-Wedding and special events coverages tips
-Final evaluation
-Question & Answer session
-Distribution of Certificates

For your info the FPPF arranges the same cruise ship photography workshop for companies, recruiters, organization, clubs and groups.For queries: 302A FEMII Building, Soriano (Aduana) Street, Intramuros, Manila.Telephone: (63)(2) 524-7576 and phone/fax: (63)(2) 528-0371. Look for Karen or Lito (email: fotoatwork@gmail.com). Visit http://www.foto-at-work.com.