Female divers from Jeju Island come to life with Epson’s commercial & industrial printers
Singapore-based French photographer, Jose Jeuland is showcasing his first ever photography exhibition on Haenyo, female divers from Jeju Island, South Korea.
As official print sponsor, Epson Singapore supported the exhibition with its commercial and industrial photo graphic production printer to create the stunning professional quality prints.
“Epson Singapore is proud to be the official print sponsor for Jose’s first ever photography exhibition in Singapore. Jose has captured wonderfully compelling stories that bring the raw emotions of the Haenyo sea women to life. With Epson’s photo graphic production printers, we’re excited that our unique combination of Epson’s printhead technology and UltraChrome® PRO archival ink technology can help deliver the very best representation of his artworks in final print format,” said Tan May Lin, general manager, Epson Singapore.
Titled “Haenyeo Singapore”, a collection of compelling portraits of Haenyo are printed using the Epson SureColor 64" SC-P20070 with UltraChrome PRO Pigment Ink on Epson’s Signature Worthy Hot Press Bright. The ink system, together with proprietary PrecisionCoreTM MicroTFP printhead technology, allows for an extended colour gamut and four levels of black.
Used with Epson’s Signature Worthy medias, this advanced printing technology produces exceptional colour gamut and high maximum density (D-Max), offering photographic quality prints that is a favourite of photographers and artists alike. Epson's printing technology aims to enable visitors to experience the Haenyo portraits, and their story of hardship, in a visually stunning way.
"I am thankful for Epson's support as I launch my first-ever photography exhibition here in Singapore. Epson's unique printing technology accentuates the key features of the Haenyeo as seen from the photographs at the exhibition. This in turn portrays the raw emotions of these women of great fortitude. With Epson's support, I am happy to share the inspiring story of the Haenyeo women-divers from Jeju, Korea," said José Jeuland.
The showcase will be running from 28 October to 23 November 2017 at The Fullerton Hotel, Singapore.