Kuala Lumpur, Oct. 7, 2016 — OPPO, the ever-evolving global smartphone brand, recently partnered with Kuala Lumpur Photography Festival (KLPF) to showcase a special exhibition titled “The Nature of Beauty World”, which featured exquisite photographs captured by renowned professional photographers and young photography enthusiasts from different universities using the rear camera of the newly launched OPPO F1s.
Photo being taken by famous photographer, Kim Teoh using OPPO F1s ‘ 13MP rear camera
Held as part of the Kuala Lumpur Photography Festival (KLPF), which starts from today until 10 October 2016 at Level 15, KWC Kenanga Wholesale City, No. 2, Jalan Gelugor, Kuala Lumpur, a total of 40 photographs taken with the OPPO F1s by renowned photographers Kim Teoh, Jessica Chan, Wong Kim Kiat, Camel King (Kong Yuk Loong) and Ashraf Saharudin; Malaysian personalities, Nora Danish and Ayda Jebat; and university students were featured. One of the photograph being taken with OPPO F1s’ rear camera in Expert mode, HDR mode and Ultra HD mode has even been printed into a 2m x 1.2m size photograph to showcase F1s’ professional image quality.
Photo being taken by famous photographer, Kim Teoh using F1s’ expert mode, HDR mode and Ultra HD mode has even been printed into a 2mx1.2m size photograph to showcase the professional image quality of F1s.
“We are delighted to showcase what the new OPPO F1s can do with its 13MP state-of-the-art rear camera. Partnering a team of professional photographers from KLPF enables the brand to feature its technical prowess while pushing mobile photography to greater levels of quality and efficacy. Every piece of the photographs features is a work of art that enables us to rediscover the way we see, capture and share the world around us,” said Chen Lu, Brand Director of OPPO Malaysia.
Earlier in September, OPPO has selected 10 top students from 4 universities (UCSI University, INTI International University, Dasein Academy of Art and The One Academy) to participate in the exclusive camera phone workshop and 1-day outdoor shooting in Malacca with renowned professional photographers. Photographs being taken by students using OPPO F1s during the trip have been submitted for the contest. The winner of the contest, Joseph Chong Jin Darb from UCSI University attended the opening of the exhibition and has been awarded with an OPPO F1s and cash award to further his journey in photography.
Winner of the F1s University Photography Contest – Joseph Chong Jin Darb from UCSI University
“OPPO always strive to encourage creativity among youth. We have worked closely with renowned professional photographers such as Jessica Chan and Kevin Ng, to aspire and inspire the young photography enthusiasts to always look from a different perspectives, and to share with them that a great work doesn’t always require professional camera equipment with exorbitant price. This is also a great opportunity for us to re-shape consumers’ perspective on our F1s, that is not only a Selfie Expert with a 16MP front-camera, it is also a great rear camera shooter with matured Pure Image 4.0 techniques,” she added.
An exclusive workshop for OPPO fans and photography enthusiasts was also held in conjunction with the exhibition. Led by renowned professional photographers, Jessica Chan and Kevin Ng, the workshop provided tips, techniques and insights on taking professional level photographs using advanced smartphones like the OPPO F1s.
Photo being taken by famous photographer, Kim Teoh using OPPO F1s’ 13MP rear camera
“Mobile photography is now a worldwide phenomenal. This is a result of the development of cutting-edge smartphone photography technology like F1s which has enable everyone to capture special moments and share it with their friends and family easier. We envision that mobile photography will continue to take center stage in the years to come,” Chen concluded.
The OPPO F1s’ features a 13MP rear camera with a 1/3-inch back-illuminated sensor and f/2.2 aperture, for high light sensitivity and dynamic range. With these features and PDAF, the F1s seamlessly captures crisp, clear, vivid shots.
Along with its standout camera features, the F1s also spots a lightning-fast fingerprint reader, a large 3075mAh battery, 32GB ROM, and a triple-slot card tray that offers dual-SIM capability and expandable memory.
Priced at RM 1,198, the F1s comes in two colors: Gold and Rose Gold. F1s is now available at all OPPO sales point nationwide.