Workshop- Modules


19 February 2022, Saturday, 9am-1pm
Zontiga, Petaling Jaya

Kanta Portrait with Jeffrey Lim
Learn to shoot & print with large-format cameras & traditional darkroom printing

Learn the basics of how to operate large-format cameras, and darkroom printing skills to produce instant prints on black and white silver gelatin photo papers. Take home your own instant handmade portrait prints. Workshop will be conducted in English with the inclusion of Bahasa as well if needed. All materials and equipment provided, photography novice to advanced levels are welcomed. Workshop environment will be conducted according to SOP requirements.

Map location
Zontiga
21A, Jalan 20/13, Taman Paramount, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Instructor
Jeffrey Lim is a communication designer by training, specialising in print & book design. He has more than 10 years experience in visual identity and has recently curated an exhibition on Malaysian photobooks held in Taipei. Collecting over 120 books, mentoring four photobooks with a total of eleven produced photobooks, commissioned for the exhibition.


19 March 2022, Saturday, 9am-1pm
Zontiga, Petaling Jaya

101 Photobook Publishing
Conceptualising visual narratives, strategising, production, simple mockups

Realise a simple self-published photobook (or zine) by understanding the intentions through creative processes, balanced with the feasibility of timeline, budgeting for production and marketing plan. This workshop is split into two main parts, a discussion on objectifying the concepts, and a tutorial on materialising a mockup for publication. Learn to explore concepts, art directions, preparing layout flow & artwork files, to working with designers & printers, and produce a handbound ‘blind’ mockup book. Hands on, open to novice, intermediate and advanced levels. Each participant will produce an online worksheet (and layout flow), and create a ‘blind’ mockup book at actual size. (estimation of 80 pages / A5 to 48 pages / A4 size). All mockup tools and materials will be provided.

Map location
Zontiga
21A, Jalan 20/13, Taman Paramount, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor