KL Converge: See With Paul Alexander, Celebrity Photographer

Last update: 19/09/2014

By Hidayah Nazri and Muhammad Hafiizh Alias

KUALA LUMPUR, 19 Sept (Bernama) -- "Photography is not about technique and technology, but it is more about capturing people and feelings," said Paul Alexander, famous international celebrity photographer as he concluded his Masterclass 'See With Paul Alexander' at the KL Converge 2014 concluded Friday.

The masterclass was organised by Filem Nasional Malaysia (Finas), Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and Mandarin Oriental.

Being recognized with his remarkable capability on taking great portraiture photos, his masterpieces should not be questioned.

Johnny Depp, Avril Lavigne, Tony Blair, Coldplay and Destiny’s Child are among the celebrities who have worked with him.

This two-hour event which was hosted by Yusmal Ghazali took placed at Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur attracted the attention of local and foreign photography enthusiast from many European countries.

Paul shared some valuable tips of his experience in photography with the audience especially on how to highlight the emotion and make the pictures to look alive.

Another tips collected from him in getting great photos were to create bonding, build trust with your subject and make the subject to feel comfortable which proved to be one of the keys to capturing beautiful and meaning pictures.

-- BERNAMA