AsiaWPA 愛分享‧齊成長 Love to Share . Grow Together 攝影師專訪 Interview – Pore Ooi
1. 怎樣走上攝影師之路？ What are your reasons for becoming a photographer?
I have started the photography journey since I was young .I was inspired by my two elder brothers who are both photographers as well. I found my potential when Iwas following them, discovering the wonderful and mysterious of photography, which makes me decided to join the path as a photographer.
2. 通過比賽，你有什麼感想和得著? What are your views regarding photography competitions, and what have your gained from that?
I love to join photography competition because this is a great way to portray my artwork toward each and everyone all around the world.The more prizes I achieved, the more recognition I could earn. It is also a way to prove that I could make it through.
3. 拍攝新郎新娘合照時在擺姿要注意什麼？ What are your tips regarding posing when
shooting bride & groom together photos?
Gestures, expressions, and posing are three important elements during shooting. We must ensure that the groom and brides are in the best comfortable situation with suitable expression and posing so that the outcome will be nice. That would be great if they are natural during shooting.
4. 你是如何⼀直保持對攝影事業的激情的? How do you maintain your passion in photography?
(P) 学习是永无⽌境的，每⼀天都能发现新奇的事物。 去不同的景点，有不同的感觉，这些都是拍摄灵感的来源。对于我，每⼀天都很热爱摄影，从中得到了许多快乐与满⾜感，也让⽣活更充实了。最重要得是，⾃已⼀定要⽤明确的⽬标。
Learning path is endless as we are exploring and discovering new things every single day. What makes me a better photographer is that I have passion in discovering interesting things that could inspired me to produce better artwork. I love photography and that’s what has fulfilled my life. Lastly, the most important is you must have faith in your goal.
5. 在後期處理時，你會怎樣決定不同作品的修圖風格或⾊調？（請附上作品）During post-processing, how do you decide on which feel
and colour tone to use (please attach an example).
I am always full of ideas and concepts on how to shoot the wedding couples or model whenever I get myself ready in the scene. Besides, I also clearly understand the post-editing process once I have the concept in my mind.
6. 你未來想嘗試哪些拍攝風格，⽅式或者是場地？ Any new shooting style you would like to try? Any new methods or new shooting location that you would like to explore?
In the future, I’m looking forward to bring my photography style be more realistic and universal. I hope that my artworks will always be accepted by the adversity.
7.你觉得你需要学什么？ What do you feel you need to improve or learn more?
As what I mentioned, Learning is an endless process. The same goes to photography. In photography, it is limitless. Those ideas will always be replaced by a better one. What we have to do is keep moving forward and don’t stop learning and also discovering new things.
8.你拍攝時遇過最⼤的挑战是什么？What has been your biggest challenge so far during photo shooting?
The biggest challenge that I found myself during photo shooting is the time limit. We always need a lot of time in order to plan or think an idea of photography and also photo editing. Time limit is the hardest part for me.
9.隨了婚禮攝影外，你最想拍攝什么其他类型的素材？ Apart from wedding photography, any other photography area(s) that you are also interested in exploring?
Apart from wedding shooting, I would like to explore more in street–style shooting in the future.
10.現在比賽作品都加入很多創意，可否分享你的創意來源？ What is your source of creativity?
Every time when I exposed myself in the photography shooting, there are a lot of concept come to my mind. With the lighting, composition and the coordination of the wedding couples, I could perfectly bring out my concept toward my audience through my artworks.
11.你希望客户对你或你的⼯作的評價是什麼？ What do you think your clients value most about you or your work?
I hope that my artworks will be recognized by the majority audience and that will be the best achievement that I ‘ve got.