Tuesday, 19 February 2013

Eddie Kimani unveils Photo Marathon

Hundreds of armature, professional, closet or first time photographers will converge in Nairobi to usher in and take part in the first edition of the KENYA PHOTO MARATHON set to be held on the 2nd of March.

They will scour the precincts of the Nairobi CBD to capture, create, interpret photographic moments in a challenge like never been seen before exposing the beauty that is the Nairobi city.

Using professional, semi professional to point; shoot cameras on the day, the photographers will make there way from the KENYA PHOTO MARATHON headquarters that will be at the Professional Center on Parliament Road in groups or as individuals in search of great moments to capture following the secret topics/themes that will be handed to them prior to the official start of the KENYA PHOTO MARATHON.

Beginning at 8am, 4 of the secret 8 themes will be handed to all participants before they line up in a mock road race marathon start set up. Then for 4 hours they must interpret and capture each theme with one single exposure in the exact sequence that they were revealed. Once the clock strikes 2pm, they will be ready to collect the next and final 4 topics/themes and move on to the next stage of the challenge.

By 6pm they will be expected to be back and then the pictures will be printed and judges by a top professional photographer judge from the industry.

After the marathon the judges will take several days and select the winning photos. Then the results will be showcased at a public exhibition where all photos will be displayed. The winning entries will be announced and celebrated.

KENYA PHOTO MARATHON is open to anyone with a digital camera. Tickets (1,000 Ksh) must be purchased in advance, via MPESA (Buy Goods) using till number 89610 from BRIGHT BRIAN MEDIA (organizers of the vent). Everyone who registers is advised to keep their transaction confirmation message safely. We will also still confirm their entry via text.

KENYA PHOTO MARATHON is organized by BRIGHT BRIAN MEDIA a company that runs PARTY PHOTO BOX, an events instantly branded photography solutions provider.