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F/28 Photography Festival fills the city with exhibition in February
Chiangmai on Wualai will be hosting many of the photos for the F/28
Photography Festival with the opening party on February 5, 2016.
The 3rd annual F/28 Photography
Festival will be held around the city this February. Brought to the public
by Documentary Arts Asia in partnership with our main venue, Old Chiangmai
Cultural Center and UNG photo gallery and print studio. F/28 is an inclusive
photographic festival that fills the city with exhibitions and events
throughout the month.
The opening party will include live performances and chances to meet and
greet this year’s artists. The unveiling will be located at the festival’s
main venue space, Old Chiangmai Cultural Center, on the 5th of February at
4:30 pm until 10:00 pm.
Slideshow screenings and guest speakers will be every Monday night at 7:00
pm , beginning on February 8th at the Old Chiangmai theater. Documentary
films exploring the lives and work of world renowned photographers will be
every Thursday night at 7:00 pm, beginning on February 11th at DocArtsAsia
F/28 is a proud member of the Asia Pacific PhotoForum, a consortium of
pioneering photo festivals in Asia and the Pacific. The goal of F/ 28 is to
inform, involve, and inspire a growing global community about the power of
the photographic image., www.f-28.org.
A stellar exhibition by the Chiang Mai Photographic Group at Maya
U.S. Consul General Michael
Heath’s opening speech at the Chiang Mai Photographic Group’s 8th exhibition
at MAYA Lifestyle Shopping Center.
Chiang Mai Photographic Group
members with U.S. Consul General Michael Heath.
Taking a photo of a photo on
Visitors at the opening of the
Chiang Mai Photographic Group’s 8th exhibition at MAYA Lifestyle Shopping
Photographer posing with some
of his exhibits.
U.S. Consul General Michael Heath opened the Chiang Mai
Photographic Group’s 8th exhibition at Maya Lifestyle Shopping Center on
January 23, 2016.
The annual exhibition features a collection of over 100 pictures by 35 Thai
and foreign photographers from 6 countries who are based in Chiang Mai.
Using equipment ranging from simple point-and-shoot cameras to the latest
digital single-lens reflex (SLR) cameras, this year’s show features a range
of black and white photographs and a wide selection of unusual subjects.
The exhibition will be on display daily on the 3rd floor of Maya until
February 7, 2016. Photos by Nopniwat Krailerg
CMPG Exhibition opens the 23rd at Maya
One of the many fabulous photos from locally
based photographers that will be on display at Maya Lifestyle Mall from
January 23 to February 7, 2016.
The Chiang Mai Photographic Group will
be holding their 8th annual exhibition at Maya Lifestyle Shopping Center and
offers a remarkably diverse collection featuring over 100 mounted pictures
by 35 photographers from half a dozen countries now based in Chiang Mai.
Maya has once again kindly given the group a great location on the 3rd Floor
next to the glass elevators and the show opens daily from Saturday, 23rd
January to Sunday, February 7th. The Grand Opening will be at 4:00pm on
Saturday Jan 23rd when US Consul General Michael Heath will be cutting the
This compilation of arresting images is our eighth exhibition and
illustrates once again that there’s a lot more to be photographed than the
usual fare of temples, hill tribes and sunsets! Using equipment ranging from
simple point-and-shoot cameras to the latest digital SLRs, members have
created a stimulating show that will quickly convince you that it’s a keen
eye for a picture that really counts. Previous years’ events have met with
much critical acclaim and this year’s features more black and white
photographs and an even greater selection of unusual and sometimes
The CMPG is a non-profit organisation which aims to further all aspects of
the picture taking abilities of its members through the sharing of skills
and mutual support in an informal and inclusive atmosphere. For more
information visit cmphotogroup.com. The group offers thanks to sponsors
Canon, Photo Bug, Digital Photo Shop, CityLife and Maya.