Francis Lee | PHOTOcrafters
Mechanical engineering by training and being in the precision manufacturing industry for a glorious 15 years, yet Francis Lee is no stranger to Photography. After making a bold switch of work portfolio in 1996, he spent many fruitful years as a photographer and a photography instructor which taught him the importance of visual engagement.
Before making his mark at the local media scene in 1997, Francis strung for a diverse range of organisations and numerous visual-art related agencies. In most roles, he was responsible for compounding, editing and presenting story-telling visuals.
Imposing lofty standards on himself, Francis always pursues excellence be it when he shoots for assignments or when he conducts his photography courses and workshops. With more than 20 years of teaching experience, his photography courses are always highly acclaimed by many and were also endorsed by The National Arts Council and The People’s Association, and also a registered Instructor with the Ministry of Education.
Besides conducting photography workshops, Francis also 'lend' his expertise in judging and sharing photography competitions, and in National and Regional photography seminars such as being a panel judge in *Canon's Photomarathon, *Epson's 'The Circle of Life', *MOE's 'New Media Art Camp', *Asian Geographic 'OneAsia Festival, *NUS PS's 'Montage'.