Completing the circle of photography.
Learn about the foundations of digital imaging workflow and colour management to make a great print, guided by experienced master printmaker, James Tan.
James Tan started his career in 2002 as a commercial photographer in a studio, and became an Associate in the Master Photographers Association (MPA) in 2007. In 2009 he was awarded MPA’s Fellowship Rank as the first and only Certified Printmaker in MPA.
Following that, he was invited to be trained in qualifications and competition judging at the MPA HQ, and was appointed a judge for MPA’s prestigious International Photography Competition and the WPPI 16x20 Print Competition.
Today, James is one of the top printmakers in the Far East and has taught printing in various institution. He is highly sought after by international artists and photographers, and works as a print and color management consultant for various printing companies, galleries and institutions.
Upcoming Leica Akademie Courses
This workshop will help you understand light (and the lack of it) while equipping you with the right techniques to continue shooting even when visibility becomes limited.
The workshop is aimed at photographers who aspire to improve their visual storytelling through Street Photography.
Curiosity can stem from the most ordinary situations, and during this workshop AikBeng Chia will share unreservedly practical tips on observation, and guide you to generate unique concepts to create images that will make a successful photo series.
Clinching several awards under its belt since inception, the Leica Q combines state-of-the-art technology with a classic design. Draw yourself to unique functions and get acquainted.
Learn how to approach photography at a creative level. Hone your observation skills to instinctively spot interesting details and create dynamic framing.
This September, Leica Akademie takes you on a journey to explore the breathtaking landscapes and amazing cuisines of Vietnam. Make your way through the historical city of Hanoi and travel up to the mountains of Sapa. Be ready to photograph the bustling life in Hanoi and the stunning golden yellow terraced paddy fields in the Lào Cai mountainous region. We will be accompanied by renown chef, Madame Bình, who has served as chef at the luxurious Hanoi Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel for more than 25 years.
Learn from Yew Mun, a professional luxury timepiece and jewellery photographer, and bring home an impressive photo portfolio of your favourite watch and jewellery.