My KL Photography Contest 2009
My KL Photography Contest is a joint collaboration with Travel Times, News Straits Times, Nikonian Academy and Time Out Kuala Lumpur. It runs from September 1 to October 15, 2009 and welcomes the participation of people from all walks of life, be it beginner, amateur or even professionals.
Judges for the event will be Jerina Foong-Chin, Putri Zanina from Travel Times, New Straits Times, Andrew Boey from Nikonian Academy and Chee Wah from Time Out Kuala Lumpur. Submissions will be based on originality of the photograph, and the effectiveness of the photographer to capture the interpretation of Kuala Lumpur.
Among the exciting prizes to be won are holiday stays at Swiss-Garden International properties as well as photography equipment and professional training from Nikonian Academy, Malaysia’s biggest and most popular photography academy.
There will be up to 8 winners in total, the first prize comprises of RM2,000 worth of photography equipments, RM300 worth of photography training at the Nikonian Academy and a 3-day/2-night stay at the exclusive Swiss-Villas, Damai Laut; all worth up to RM6,000 in total. The contest will culminate with an award ceremony at the auspicious launch of the Swiss-Garden Ballroom in November 2009 with selected photographs being exhibited to the public.
College students or fresh graduates are also encouraged to participate as Time Out Kuala Lumpur will award one participant with the ‘Time Out Kuala Lumpur Young Photographer’s Award’ together with a 3-month internship at Mongoose Publishing Sdn Bhd.
For more information, you may contact Swiss-Garden Hotel Kuala Lumpur at 03 2141 3333, or visit www.swissgarden.com/mykl.
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