All posts tagged: workshop

Food-tography Tour part 2 with Jojie Alcantara at SM

Go on a food trip around SM Lanang Premier restaurants with Davao’s multi-awarded photographer Jojie Alcantara in Food-tography Tour Part 2 on September 22!

Photography workshop series for Canon (2014)

Basic Photography Workshop with Jojie Alcantara Canon DHub in Abreeza Mall Davao March 22, 2014, Saturday Basic Photography Workshop with Jojie Alcantara Canon DHub Gensan at SM GenSan General Santos City, March 15, 2014 Special thanks to NineNails for my shirt, and MySkin Essential Philippines for the product giveaways.  

Street Photography with Jojie Alcantara (Dec. 14)

In 1997, street photography in Indonesia started my journey to photojournalism, eventually pushing me to explore portrait, landscape and travel which is part of the field I specialize in. Come take a walk with me for one day, as I share how I observe, compose and capture scenes in a different, thought provoking perspective.

The Art of Seeing (my street photography workshop series)

“THE ART OF SEEING” A one day street photography workshop series with Jojie Alcantara Davao City, Philippines “The question is not what you look at but what you see.” ~ Henry David Thoreau “Street photography is the most challenging form of discipline because it is spontaneous, unpredictable, and a reflection of lifestyle and culture, good and bad. The documentation of candid moments trains you to be a keen observer in life, sheds your inhibitions, teaches you to socialize better in your environment, and gives you faster motor reflexes. If practiced well, it turns your everyday snapshots of garden benches into memorable art. In 1997, street photography in Indonesia started my journey to photojournalism, eventually pushing me to explore portrait, landscape and travel which is part of the field I specialize in. Come take a walk with me for one day, as I share how I observe, compose and capture scenes around me. It will provide a fun and helpful training ground for you too.” (~Jojie A.) Jojie Alcantara is a writer and photographer who maintains …

Davao Bloggers’ first successful Blog Bootcamp

Published in SunStar Davao, Witerary by Jojie Alcantara The Davao Bloggers led by President Dulce Lada organized its first successful workshop entitled Blog Weekend Bootcamp this month. Around a hundred participants showed up from different parts of the island and as far as Manila. This was an intensive 3-day live-in conference with breakout sessions and hands-on workshop from September 21-23, 2012 at the Malagos Garden Resort in Davao City. With several speakers recognized in the blogging industry, this activity gave opportunities for newbie and advanced writers and bloggers to sharpen their skills and maximize growth in areas of creative writing, video blogging, photo blogging, and the Social Media. It was a pleasure for me to be part of the key mentors in this bootcamp. My topic was on Photo Blogging for both beginner and advanced classes, and I shared a bit of my background in photojournalism and creating an online presence in the new media (I was probably one of the oldest bloggers in Davao, dating back to the mid-90s when we used to call …

Davao workshop for Typhoon Sendong victims

Shoot for Hope on Dec. 30, 2011

Davao workshop for Typhoon Sendong victims SHOOT FOR HOPE, DEC. 30, 2011 AT THE MARCO POLO HOTEL Six Davao photographers unite for a day in voluntary efforts to raise funds for Typhoon Sendong victims in Iligan and Cagayan de Oro cities. Learn techniques from the guys who have the experience and skills in different fields of photography, while your support goes to families in need this Holiday Season. CLICK FOR REGISTRATION             CLICK FOR REGISTRATION