In order to equip and capacitate DENR CALABARZON Information Officers, DENR CALABARZON conducted a Learning Event on Newswriting and Basic Photography on May 30 – 31, 2018 at the Lima Park Hotel, Malvar, Batangas City.

The two-day event was attended by Information Officers from DENR CALABARZON, Regional and Field Offices including Environmental Management Bureau and Mines and Geosciences Bureau. In the first day of the learning event, the overview of activities, Basic Techniques in Newswriting and Basic Photography Training were discussed. A pre-test was also conducted for newswriting, and basic outdoor photography activities were done. For the second day, continuation of Basic Photography discussions and Basic Photo Essay creation were tackled.

The Learning Event was done to further address environment and natural resources issues and concerns. At the end of the learning event, Information Officers are expected to know the proper techniques in newswriting, basic photography, and basic features and proper setting of the camera.

PENRO Elmer Bascos giving the Welcome Remarks

Presentation of the Group Activity in Photography

Discussion of Basic Photography by Mr. Blue Motus


by: Philippe Michael Granada       |        June 13, 2018