Best known for his creative imagery which earned him the name “Color Boy” due to his creative use of color, Amazing Klef is a young and enterprising photographer who has worked his way up to be one of a handful of creatives in Nigeria. who have landed deals with many famous personalities and multinational brands. He has carved a niche for himself in the creative industry since the young age of 18, using different mediums ranging from visual arts, graphic design, photography, cinematography and more.
A dearth of quality and affordable creative training for young Nigerians has posed challenges to an industry that is growing at a very rapid pace. Recognizing this gap and the need to share knowledge to support the next generation, TECNO joined the training program by sponsoring a number of trainees, covering the full cost of their masterclass at Amazing Klef Academy.
The brand posted an online call for photos from interested fans for a chance to win the master training tickets. All they had to do was do a photoshoot with a model and show TECNO items in the pictures. In what seemed like minutes, there were hundreds of awesome entries, showcasing their creativity in a variety of fun ways.
After an exhaustive review of the footage, six of the entries were shortlisted and these lucky fans were sure to be in for a career-changing 3-day experience. Intensive and rich in knowledge describes the course of the training; extremely fun describes it even better, because every day never seemed enough for the trainees to learn everything.
“The Nigerian creative space continues to grow by leaps and bounds, with many young Nigerians flocking to the sector to showcase their talent and hopefully make a name for themselves, and the country’s photography scene over the The last decade is testament to this, seeing a new wave of these creatives surging across various facets of the creative industry.One of our commitments as a brand remains to be at the forefront of championing the interests of our young people, to help them grow in their various fields of activity and to stop at nothing to achieve excellence while being there. We may not be able to do it all at once, but by facilitating impactful trainings like this, we are sure to reach millions of young Nigerians, one at a time. said Vincent Uzoegbu, PR Communications and Media Manager at TECNO Nigeria, during the masterclass.
The trainees could not hide their excitement and expressed their deep gratitude to TECNO and the Amazing Klef Academy for these immersive and impactful lessons, which are sure to bring exponential value to their photographic and creative work.
If you wanted to be a part of it but didn’t get the chance, don’t worry, just be sure to follow TECNO on social media – Instagram, Twitter and Facebook for updates and information on upcoming offers.
TECNO is a premium smartphone and AIoT device brand of TRANSSION Holdings. With “Stop At Nothing” as its brand essence, TECNO is committed to unlocking the best contemporary technologies for progressive individuals in global emerging markets, offering them stylishly designed smart products that inspire consumers to discover a world of possibilities. . TECNO understands the needs of consumers in different markets and provides them with localized innovations and design breakthroughs demonstrated by their proficiency in serving consumers who are “young at heart” and never stop striving for excellence. TECNO’s portfolio covers smartphones, tablets, smart wearables and AIoT devices designed for consumers in over 70 emerging markets around the world. TECNO is also the official partner of Manchester City, Premier League Champions 2020-21. For more information, please visit: www.tecno-mobile.com.
ABOUT SUPERB KLEF ACADEMY
With its mission to nurture raw talent and build the next generation of superstar photographers and creatives, The Amazing Klef Academy offers live, online photography classes taught by multi-talented photographers and creatives; Amazing Klef based on his experience filming for the most popular individuals and brands in Nigeria and beyond. The Academy aims to help talents begin their journey in the world of photography, develop their photography skills while learning the creative and business side of photography, or simply learning specialist areas to enhance their profession as a photographer. . Ranging from Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced, courses are broken down and delivered in individual classes so that candidates learn what they really need to know.