A photowalk incorporating mindfulness and photography for creative self-expression and use in daily life

Duration
3h over 1 session

Course Description 
In this photowalk held at the Botanic Gardens, participants will be introduced to the practice of mindfulness by an experienced professional, practise techniques they can use in daily life, and will apply its concepts to photography. Participants are to bring their own cameras they are comfortable with. Smartphones are suitable too.

Register here


Workshop Fee
$90

Instructors
Richard Koh
has been practising photography professionally since 2003, and was formerly an engineer. He has been sought after for meaningful and authentic photographs for corporate and editorial purposes. His photographs have been exhibited and won awards internationally. Visit his website at Amaranthine Photos.


Next Dates
Sat 26 Jun 2021, 8am to 11am
The workshop will meet at and dismiss from the Botanic Gardens. The exact meeting point will be communicated to registered participants closer to the workshop date.

Course Overview
• Composing creative images
• Introduction to mindfulness
• Mindfulness exercises
• Photowalk incorporating aspects of mindfulness
• Sharing of images
• Review and debrief

Technical requirements:
Participants are to bring their own cameras they are comfortable with. Smartphones are suitable too.

[Phase 2 (Heightened Alert)] Covid-19 Health & Safety Advisory and Measures
In light of the announcement of Phase 2 (Heightened Alert), this workshop will resume offline at the Botanic Gardens 13 Jun. The following measures will apply:

  • Maximum class size of four participants + one instructor
  • Participants to wear face masks throughout and to be seated at least 1m apart from each other
  • Instructors to wear face mask while they are teaching and they must maintain a distance from the participants

Please refer here for our full advisory on health and safety in light of Covid-19 and do not hesitate to contact us with further queries or concerns.

Please note
This outdoor workshop will proceed rain or shine. Participants are advised to come attired for accordingly (eg with an umbrella and a cap) and to bring drinking water and snacks as you wish. The workshop will entail walking around the gardens so you may wish to carry minimal personal belongings.