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Lens of the Past @ My Queenstown with Charmaine Yap (24 February 2019)

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Commonwealth MRT Station

375 Commonwealth Avenue

Singapore, 149735

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Lens of the Past is a photography walk where participants go on an immersive walk around Tanglin Halt and learn the tricks of photography from renowned photographer, Yeo Wee Han. In this community tour, participants return to the basics and discover photography techniques, and capture their own interpretation of the heritage buildings in Queenstown.

Participants will be visiting iconic sites including Church of Blessed Sacrament, Sri Muneeswaran Temple and Tanglin Halt Neighbourhood Centre.

About Charmaine Yap

Charmaine Yap is a filmmaker, photographer, and designer. She graduated with a BA (Honours) degree in Broadcast & Cinema Studies at NTU Wee Kim Wee School. She first worked 3 years as a freelance producer, camera operator and photographer. The Singapore Youth Olympics Games was her first professional assignment. In 2013, she decided to join Wee Han in making films and producing cinematic visuals through Tripeaksimagery.

In 2014, she clinched the Singapore Youth Photographer Award Overall Winner with 5 images, one of which is of the treacherous waves in Iceland. Since then, she has had her images published in The New Paper, Canon Academy Magazine and has been featured on The Straits Times, Lianhe Zaobao and online new platforms such as Yahoo SG. To date, she has shot, directed and produced close to 18 short films, and more than 40 projects.


Duration

  • Approximate Duration: 3.0 hours (9.00am to 12.00pm)

  • Please arrive at Commonwealth MRT Station (Block 88 - Outside Sheng Shiong) at 9.00am. The photography walk will start at 9.10am and end at Tanglin Halt Neighbourhood Centre.

What to bring?

  • Wear comfortable clothes (preferably long pants) and shoes suitable for thick vegetation.

  • Bring along insect repellent, EZ-Link card, a bottle of water, an umbrella and a cap

  • Asthmatic patients are encouraged to bring their inhaler

  • Bring along your DSLR/Compact/smartphone cameras, batteries, lens and other equipment.

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375 Commonwealth Avenue

Singapore, 149735

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