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ZUL NG.

“Creativity is a principal of fantasy rather than knowledge. As a photographer, we need to apply the principal of patience... ie waiting for that right moment by capturing the idea.

Life is a journey and everyday is about making decisions”

About Zulkarnain Ng....where creativity meets passion. It is his passion to capture the kaleidoscopic world of the above and the oceans and bring it to life on visual and print - from the majestic beauty of the wide world above the sea to the vibrant coral reefs & intricate details of marine life.

Off work, Zul devotes his time in conducting scuba diving & underwater photography courses that brings the mesmerizing world of the deep sea to scutiny under his camera lens. Not only has photography & scuba diving kept him in touch with nature, it has also built invaluable friendships among photographers and scuba divers who share the same passion.

Zul is also the founder of BLANCommunication. This is where he practice his creative thinking as a Graphic Designer which he handle artwork and visual communication as part of his daily routine a combination which give him a perfect gel between creativity and beauty of nature.

Presentation in TDEX 2017
(Stage A)
Saturday 13 May 2017 | 15.00 – 15.45 hrs.
(Stage A)
Sunday 14 May 2017 | 17.00 – 17.45 hrs.

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VIOLET TING

(Warm welcome and Thank you for being our TDEX’s Special Guest Speaker)

To me capturing mood and moment is beautiful thing. That is why I picked up a camera and frame all this moment and ready to share to everyone, Hello I am Violet Ting.

Presentation in TDEX 2017
(Stage A)
Saturday 13 May 2017 | 12.00 – 12.45 hrs.
(Stage B)
Sunday 14 May 2017 | 12.00 – 12.45 hrs.

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VANIA KAM

(Warm welcome and Thank you for being our TDEX’s Special Guest Speaker)

Vania is an award-winning photographer based in Hong Kong, who was fascinated and mesmerized by the beauty of the underwater world when her parents took her to Guam where she did her first DSD at the age of 14. She is a barrister-at-law by profession and enjoys photography since she was a teenager. Vania became a certified open water diver in the end of 2009 and has been shooting underwater photos ever since in her spare time.

Her hard work and dedication gained her 28 international photographic awards, such as, the underwater photographer of the year 2016, Deep Indonesia 2016, United Nation World Oceans Day 2016, Nature's Best Photography Asia 2016, Scuba Diving Magazine Photo Contest "Through Your Lens" 2016 (Grand Prize and First place Marco), ADEX Beijing 2016 (First place animal behaviour and Best of show) and Ocean Art 2016 etc, and her photos are published and exhibited worldwide. For instance, her winning image of the Nature's Best Photography Asia Competition (Ocean category) 2016 is now being exhibited at the Nature’s Best Photography Windland Smith Rice exhibition displayed at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History in Washington D.C. till September 2017.

Presentation in TDEX 2017
(Stage A)
Friday 12 May 2017 | 18.00 – 18.45 hrs.
(Stage B)
Saturday 13 May 2017| 14.00 – 14.45 hrs.

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GLENN YONG

Glenn Yong is a full time commercial and underwater photographer, based in Singapore and has received numerous professional accreditation from Singapore and the prestigious Master Photographer's Association in United Kingdom. His photographs and articles has been published on newspaper, magazines and on various international platform. Join him as he shares his stories and visuals from his explorations around Indonesia through his lens.

Presentation in TDEX 2017
(Stage A)
Friday 12 May 2017 | 17.00 – 17.45 hrs.
(Stage A)
Saturday 13 May 2017 | 17.00 – 17.45 hrs.

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Yasuaki Kagii

Born in 1971 Hyogo, Japan

He aspired underwater photographer from college student has started study under Mr. Katsutoshi Ito who are the professional photographer, After that he works as a diving guide in Australia, Maldives, and Izu (Japan).

From 1998, he started work as a freelance photographer. Catching up the rhythm of nature that makes his own shooting style which doesn't give any stress for the underwater animals. He dived in the coast of Sanriku just after three weeks later from big disaster of Tsunami, he reported that underwater situation earlier than anyone else.

Presentation in TDEX 2017
(Stage A)
Thursday 11 May 2017 | 19.00 – 19.45 hrs.
(Stage A)
Friday 12 May 2017| 19.00 – 19.45 hrs.

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