KUALA LUMPUR, 25 September – For the third consecutive year, Canon Marketing Malaysia (‘Canon’) proudly announces the company’s continued support for Exposure+ Photo 2023, formerly known as KL20X20. The multi-venue photo exhibition is set to captivate audiences from September 21 to October 1, 2023, with this year’s theme being ‘A Different Light,’ celebrating the unique perspectives and creative expressions of photographers.
Spanning multiple venues across Kuala Lumpur, Exposure+ Photo 2023 promises to be a visual feast, bringing together a diverse mix of photographic masterpieces and projects. This year’s edition aims to introduce a global showcase of project-based photography to local audiences while championing the talents of Malaysia-based photographers. As a testament to Canon’s unwavering commitment to nurturing local talents, the company is proudly sponsoring the photography festival, ensuring that the stunning visuals captured by the talented photographers are showcased to their full potential through professional prints, made possible by Canon imagePROGRAF PRO and Colorado printers.
“Initiatives by the photography community like Exposure+ Photo 2023 are important for the industry as they open up fresh avenues for sharing photographic creativity and fostering community ties. In line with our Kyosei philosophy, we hold a strong belief in community building, and we are proud to be a part of Exposure+ to support their imaging needs,” said Hunter Zhang, Director of Image Communications Business Division at Canon Marketing Malaysia.” At Canon, we believe that the art and storytelling aspects of photography are best experienced in print and we are glad that this partnership fosters the growth of the Malaysian community of image makers,” Zhang added.
Steven Lee, co-founder of Exposure+ Photo said, “Through this festival, we aim to encourage photography as an art form and means of expression in Malaysia by providing local photographers with a platform to showcase their work. We hope to inspire people from all walks of life through printed images and we aim to serve as a reference of a modern-day catalyst of the world of photography, in line with our mission slogan, ‘Photography For All’.”
A series of exciting photography-related events will unfold over the two weeks, creating a vibrant atmosphere for photography enthusiasts. Canon’s participation includes an exhibition of their EOS Masters’ photos at GMBB KL, providing a unique opportunity for visitors to experience the world of Canon photography and witness the exceptional quality of its input and output imaging solutions.
In addition to the exhibition, an exclusive talk about professional printing, “PrintMasters’ Insights: Unleashing the Power of Print,” will take place on 30 September 2023 at GMBB. Powered by Canon’s imagePROGRAF PRO printers, acclaimed imaging professional Teoh Peng Kee and renowned printmaking expert Wesley Wong will share their invaluable insights into professional printing, demonstrating the significance of turning digital images into tangible prints. Participants can register for this exclusive session, at https://my.canon/en/consumer/event/Printing-Talk-Exposureplus2023/detail and enjoy free professional photo prints.
Exposure+ Photo 2023 represents just one facet of Canon’s ongoing commitment to fostering a deep appreciation for the art of photography. This expansive exhibition encompasses a wide spectrum of activities, including exhibitions, workshops, presentations, photo walks and interactive events all accessible to the public. In line with Canon’s dedication to building an inclusive and accessible photography community, the company actively engages and supports local photographers in showcasing their remarkable works and projects.
For further information and updates on Exposure+ Photo 2023, please visit https://www.exposureplusphoto.com/.