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Ts. KAMARULZAMAN RUSSALI

Photography, Online Development System and Computer Graphics Design

Welcome to my biodata! as former academic staff with Faculty of Creative Multimedia, Multimedia University for 22 years since Nov 1997 – FEB 2020. I am passionate about contribution to computer graphics design,  online system web development, e-commerce, mobile apps and continue serious in photography. I’m nothing more than telling stories with the help through photography, art and life experiences that celebrate simplicity and creativity. My personal adventure in photography started several years ago when got an opportunity to contribute works to international news agencies – Reuters Pictures Limited based in Kuala Lumpur as a stringer photographer. My work has been featured in local and international publications such as newspaper and magazine. Follow me on social media for regular updates!

Biodata Background

Biodata Background

EDUCATION BACKGROUND
Computer Graphics Design

BA. Hons in Computer Graphics Design

1991 – 1994

Graduated from Wanganui School of Computer Graphics, WRCP, New Zealand. Major in Time Based Media and Multimedia Design with Honors Degree CGPA 3.54.

Industrial Design

School of Art & Design, UiTM

1988 - 1991

Industrial Design (Final Semester in Final Year due to further study at New Zealand). 3 1⁄2 years completed studies in area of Industrial Design at School of Art & Design, MARA Institute of Technology before pursue studies in Computer Graphics Design.

WORKING EXPERIENCE
Specialist (Practitioner)

Faculty of Creative Multimedia, MMU

11.1997 - 02.2020

with 22 years experience in deliver several lecture on creativity and understanding of Computer Graphics Design, Photography, Diagram Design. Experience in interactive media, online development system and creative photography and videography.

1999 – 2020
Course Coordinator – Computer Graphics Design
My duties and responsibilities required to lead and coordinate the direction of the Digital Media Delta Year- Final Year. To deliver the lecture on creativity and understanding of Interactive Multimedia for Final Year Students Major in Digital Media and organize the portfolio review and graduation showcase.

1999 – 2003
Faculty Board of Academic & Corporate Planning
My duties and responsibilities as stated to plan for new academic programmes and provide quality academic programmes, to prepare the business plan for faculty and evaluate the structure and syllabus of the academic. And also to advise the Dean on cooperation and collaboration with other agencies or institutions.

1999 – 2003
Head of Department – Digital Media
My duties and responsibilities required to lead and coordinate the direction of the Digital Media course module. To monitor all subjects in Gamma and Delta year of Digital Media. To inform and propose any requirement for the faculty to consider for purchasing of equipment and relevant expansion. And to produce a report for every end trimester on the overall performance of Digital Media course.

Photojournalism

Stringer Photographer for REUTERS PICTURES (Malaysia)

2004 - 2006

To deliver news pictures based on basis assignment and features assignment pictures. Some of submitted photos been selected as top picture and best pictures for the last 24 hours. Gains experience in news, sports and events photos through learning, experimenting and current knowledge of photography skills as creative media.

Multimedia Art Director

Adfactor Design Consultants

1994 - 1996

To provide the creative strength in interactive multimedia skills and graphics design for Adfactor Design Consultants. Also involved in TV-commercial, Product Branding, Publication, and event campaign.

Part-time Lecturer

Computer Graphics Skills

1994 - 1997

Working as a part-time lecturer in Industrial Design and Fine Art Department, UiTM Shah Alam. Conducted the lecture on computer graphics skills in Graphics Applications and also the creativity of multimedia.

MY PERSONAL SKILLS
DESIGN & CREATIVITY
95%
ONLINE DEVELOPMENT SYSTEM
80%
DIGITAL IMAGING & EDITING
90%
VIDEOGRAPHY & EDITING
85%
PHOTOGRAPHY SKILLS
95%
Language Skills
English
Malay

Skills & Developments

Skills & Developments

Design Development Skills
PHOTOGRAPHY SKILLS
95%
ART & GRAPHICS DESIGN
90%
CREATIVITY & IDEATIONS
85%
TEACHING & LEARNING
90%
MANAGEMENT & SELF LEARNING
90%
Online Media & Programming Skills
HTML + WORDPRESS
95%
E-COMMERCE DEVELOPMENT - OPENCART
90%
VPS | WHM ONLINE SERVER SETUP + CPANEL
90%
PHP + MySQL DATABASE
70%
AGUMENTED REALITY - UNITY
65%
MOBILE APPS DEVELOPMENT
75%
Designer | Computer Graphics Skills
ADOBE PHOTOSHOP
95%
ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR
70%
ADOBE XD - UI | UX
75%
FINAL CUT PRO
90%
ADOBE DREAMWEAVER
85%
ADOBE IN-DESIGN
85%
ADOBE FLASH | ANIMATE
70%
ADOBE PREMIERE PRO
85%
DAVINCI RESOLVE
80%
Others
DRONE OPERATOR
95%
SMARTPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY
90%
MAC | PC WORKSTATION USER
99%
GOOGLE DRIVE & CLOUD CONFIGURATION
95%
COMPUTER UPGRADING
90%

Project Consultations

Project Consultations

2008 – NOW

PHOTOSTOCK CONTRIBUTOR
Stock Photography & Videography Contributor
 
Client : SHUTTERSTOCK | 123RF | ALAMY | INMAGINE | DREAMSTIME | FOTOLIA | DEPOSITPHOTO | etc.

SEPT 2019

MMU 19th CONVOCATION PROJECT
Project Team Leader for Pho2Printz – Photography and Printing
  • Graphics Designer – Poster, Q-Card System, Logo, 3D Backdrop
  • Online Data System Development develop of e-Commerce
  • System integration with e-Payment
  • Process Workflow for both Photography and Printing
Client : CYNERGY – MMU

2017

ON-STAGE DRONE PERFORMANCE

Project Coordinator for TMGA2017, INNOVATE and ACTIVATE

Client : TM MALAYSIA

2017

DC3 – DIGITAL CREATIVE CONTENT COMPETITION

System Project Leader & Designer : Develop Online System for Competition Information and Online Submission

Client : CCiG – MMU

2017

MOHE – MMU SOARING UPWARD i -VIDEO CHALLENGE

System Project Leader & Designer : Develop Online System for Competition Information and Online Submission

Client : MINISTER HIGHER EDUCATION – MMU

2012

MALAYSIA WORLD POPULATION DAY PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

System Project Leader & Designer : Develop Online System for Competition Information and Online Submission

Client : MINISTER HIGHER EDUCATION – MMU

2005

3 DAYS PHOTO ASSIGNMENT – BOARD DIRECTOR

ING Insurance for Annual Report

Client : COMESEECONCEPT SDN.BHD

2005

PHOTO ASSIGNMENT – BOARD DIRECTOR

Suruhanjaya Tenaga Annual Report

Client : COMESEECONCEPT SDN.BHD

DEC 2002 – AUG 2003

ARCHITECTURE OVERVIEW – INTERACTIVE CD ROM

Interactive CD-Rom and VCD & DVD presentation of 3D Simulation FOR UiTM

Client : GDP CONSULTANTS & UWOOD

SEPT 2002 – DEC 2002

INTERACTIVE CD ROM

Mosque Architecture – Promotional iCD

Client : AZRB & AZSB – AHMAD ZAKI SENDIRIAN BERHAD

2002

INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA LAUNCHING EVENT

Interactive Presentation for Event Launching

Client : UMW & PERODUA

2001 – 2002

NEMISA TRAINING PROGRAM MODULE

Program Module for Interactive Media Courses

Client : NEMISA – NATIONAL ELECTRONIC MEDIA INSTITUTE OF SOUTH AFRICA

JULY 2001 – DEC 2001

INTERACTIVE LEARNING CD-ROM – TATABAHASA MELAYU

Learning Program on CD-Rom for Dewan Bahasa Pustaka

Client : CENTER OF MEDIA LANGUAGE CDP – MMU & DBP

APR 2000 – JAN 2001

INTERACTIVE CD-ROM & ONLINE MEDIA

Executive Summary iCD – Putrajaya

Client : PUTRAJAYA HOLDING & iDESIGN SDN.BHD

1999 – 2001

ONLINE INTERACTIVE LEARNING SYSTEM – SIG SIGMA

Development of Interactive Learning Module program CIC101 for internal MOTOROLA 

Client : MOTOROLA UNIVERSITY

2001

INTERACTIVE CD ROM

Information Interactive Multimedia CD-Rom

Client : AMANAH RAYA BERHAD

1998

INTERACTIVE CD ROM FOR ANNUAL REPORT

Information CD-Rom for Telekom Annual Report’98

Client : TELEKOM MALAYSIA BERHAD

Personal Portfolio

Personal Portfolio

Awards and Recognitions

Award and Recognitions

APR 2019

 

TOP 10 Winner for SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY 2019

Student Focus Category (as Mentor/Lecturer) Sony World Photography Awards » Winners’ Galleries » 2019 Winners & Shortlist » 2019 Student Focus » Evolution, by Nur Hidayati Abd. Rahim, Multimedia University, Malaysia

DEC 2017

 

Academic Staff Excellent Award

President Media Award – Individual MMU Staff Award 2017

NOV 2017

 

RICES2017 Champion

Research Project : ICT & Multimedia Category. Real-Time CreativeWorks Data Archiving Online System (Cloud-Based Technology) for FCM Alpha Year Creative Design Subjects.

OCT 2017

 

Awards and Honourable Mention

Photography Artwork – THE ISLAND The Royal Photographic Society’s International Photography Exhibition 160 RPS IPE 160, F Block G4, the Old Truman Brewery, Ely’s Yard, Dray Walk, London

AUG 2017

 

Silver Award

i -TEACH Symposium 2017 – Blended Learning Strategies in Technology -Supported Classroom Blended Learning System For Creative Skills Project Based Courses.

AUG 2017

 

Innovation Award – Gold

National e-Content Development Competition 2017 Learn Creative Skills Online System UiTM Shah Alam

APR 2017

 

TOP 10 Winner for SONY WORLD PHOTO 2017

Student Focus Category (as Mentor/Lecturer) Sony World Photography Awards » Winners’ Galleries » 2017 Winners & Shortlist » 2017 Student Focus » A Day of Eventful Emotions, by Nursyafiqah Azlan, Multimedia University, Malaysia

JUNE 2016

 

TM Group GCEO Merit Award

Telekom Malaysia

2015

 

1st Winner – Out of the Blue Photography Competition

THE PRINCE OF WALES’S COMMONWEALTH ENVIRONMENTAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS The winning images were selected for their ability to communicate the importance and value of the Commonwealth’s ocean and coastal environments and to convey the need for them to be managed and protected for current and future generations. All winning images will be displayed in a series of exhibitions to take place in the margins of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Malta from the 21st- 27th November. The exhibition will then remain at the Maritime Museum in Malta for a further two weeks and can be visited by the public.

2015

 

Awards and Honourable Mention

IPA International Photo Awards. The International Photography Awards conducts an annual competition for professional, non-professional, and student photographers on a global scale, creating one of the most ambitious and comprehensive competitions in the photography world today. http://www.photoawards.com/

2011

 

Award Finalist

Malaysia Achievement Award 2011 ̈MALAYSIA ACHIEVEMENT SUMMIT & AWARDS 2011 (MACA) – Inspiring The Nation Towards World Class Recognitions! MACA is a dedicated event that has been specially organized to inspire and uphold the ‘Malaysia Boleh’ spirit and to recognize individuals and organization for their outstanding achievements on the world stage.

2011

 

25th Top Finalist

One Asia Photo + Video Challenge 2011 Asian Geographic Passport

2011

 

Consolation

MTC Photography Competition 2011

2010

 

Digital Camera Photographer of the Year – Travel Category

The world’s largest online photography contest, the competition attracted more than 114,000 submissions from 123 countries with the winner taking a £10,000 prize. It took a panel of judges, including representatives from the Royal Photographic Society, Visit Britain, the Press Association, PhotoRadar and Digital Camera magazine to work through the thousands of images to draw up shortlists for each of the categories.

2010

 

2nd Place Winner

Suhakam Photography Competition

2009

 

2nd Runner-up

Capture the Heart of the Experience – Subaru photography competition

2008

 

1st Runner-up Winner

SanDisk/DCM Online Photo Contest

2007

 

1st Place Winner

Samsung Power & Grace Online Photography Competition

2006

 

2nd Place Team Winner

2nd Malaysia Photorace – Organized by Tourism Malaysia

2006

 

2nd Place Winner

Human Life Category – Malaysia Travel Photo Contest – Organized by Tourism Malaysia

2005

 

Merit Awards

Living with Nature SONY Awards for Best Nature Photography Competition.

2004

 

Overall 2nd Place

Online Photography Competition organized by PhotoMalaysia.

2004

 

Winner of Sports Category

Online Photography Competition organized by PhotoMalaysia & CHIP Photo- Video Magazine.

2003

 

Finalist

Online Photography Competition organized by BetterPhoto.com

Exhibition & Show

Exhibition & Show

APR 2018

2018 KOSMA Exhibition “open, opener, openist”
 
  • Exhibition Title: “open, opener, openist” 
  • Exhibition Categories: Media Arts 
  • Venue : Sungkyun Gallery at Sungkyunkwan University 
  • Exhibition Date: April 28(Sat), 2018 – April 30(Mon), 2018 
  • Opening Reception: April 28(Sat) 6pm

DEC 2017

Open Exhibition : Photography Artwork

 

Artwork Title : Stairway to Nowhere, Shah Alam Gallery Open Show 2017

JUNE 2016

Frontpage cover for Prince of Wales – World Oceans Day web site.
 

THE PRINCE OF WALES’S COMMONWEALTH ENVIRONMENTAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS

NOV 2015

Out of the Blue Photography
 

THE PRINCE OF WALES’S COMMONWEALTH ENVIRONMENTAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS. All winning images will be displayed in a series of exhibitions to take place in the margins of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Malta from the 21st- 27th November. The exhibition will then remain at the Maritime Museum in Malta for a further two weeks and can be visited by the public.

JULY 2015

Selected for Exhibition – Musee du Louvre
 

The Fifth Annual EXPOSURE Photography Awards – Musee du Louvre, Paris

JULY 2014

SeeMeTakeover Times Square 2014 Digital Display
 

artwork displayed on one of the biggest billboards in Times Square as part of a massive animated collage on Thursday, July 24th, at 8pm!

JULY 2013

Exposure Exhibition 2013
 

Photography Exhibition-International See | Exhibition Space, 26-19 Jackson Ave. Long Island City, NY 11101 US

2011

Photography Work Exhibition
 

One Asia – Images of Asia Conference and Festival at Suntec Convention Centre, Singapore

2002 – 2003

Photography Exhibition
 

Group exhibition of SIBER845. Participate with several series of exhibition and recently exhibit the artwork at E-Gallery, Faculty of Creative Multimedia, Multimedia University. Cyberjaya.

1996

Digital Photography Exhibition
 

Selected work for Digital Photography Exhibition which organized by National Art Gallery, KL.

1995

Alternative Printmaking Art Exhibition
 

Selected work for Alternative Printmaking Art Exhibition which organized by ITM and Petronas Art Gallery, KL.

JULY 1994

Graduation Studies Exhibition
 

Selected for Graduation Studeis Exhibition at Sargeant Art Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand.

Workshop & Research

Workshop & Research

WORKSHOP - TRAINER
2014
Digital Imaging Workshop - Trainer

3 Days Adobe Photoshop Intermediate Level Workshop : Jabatan Akauntan Negara. MALAYSIA

2013
Photography Workshop - Trainer

3 Days Basic Forensic Photography, Bomba dan Penyelamat Putrajaya

31.01.2012
Stockphoto with Sony NEX - Studio

SONY (M) Workshop Series - Johor Bharu

12.02.2012
Stockphoto with Sony NEX

SONY (M) Workshop Series - MPH Subang Jaya

19.02.2012
Sony NEX in Studio Photography

SONY (M) Workshop Series - Puchong, Selangor

2012
Photography Workshop - Trainer

3 Days Basic Photography Skills, Perbadanan Kemajuan Negeri Perak - PKNP

20 - 21 FEB 2010
2 Days Intensive Stockphoto Workshop

How to Make $$$ with your Photos!

24 - 25 JULY 2010
2 Days Workshop - Stockphoto

Comprensive Stockphoto Workshop Theory & Practical

RESEARCH & GRANT
SEPT 2019
Project Leader for TM RND Research Project

Digital Learning : Engaging students in flipped classroom learning approach Project Value : RM305,135.00

2017
MiniFund Internal Research Grant Project

3 Days Adobe Photoshop Intermediate Level Workshop : Jabatan Akauntan Negara. MALAYSIA

Publications & Articles

Publications & Articles

Celebrating Excellence Shaping the Future

Aerial Photo and Graphics Visual for MMU 20th Book

2016

Blended Learning

2016 MQA & IQA International Seminar on Quality Assurance of Higher Education

2016

Research Symposium

A Symposium on Building Research Expertise in Creative Multimedia and Informatics

2016

Aperture Magazine Malaysia

Menjana Pendapatan Sampingan - Stockphoto

2012

PhotoPlus International Magazine

Photography Work published in full centre spread of PhotoPlus International Magazine.

2011

LIBUR Magazine

Photography Works published in LIBUR Magazine issued February 2009 PP11257/07/2009 (021171)

2009

Power & Grace

Photography Works published in Power & Grace The Magazine of the FEI World Cup Jumping Final Grand Prix 2007

2007

Malaysia@50 A Day in the Life of Malaysia

Photography Works published in Compilation PhotoBook "Malaysia@50 A Day in the Life of Malaysia" ISBN 978-983-3497-15-7 Balai Seni Lukis Negara

2007

Book 'Malaysia@50'

Photography Works published in Book "Malaysia@50" ISBN 978-983-9512-30-4 National Library of Malaysia

2007

Power & Grace The Magazine

Photography Works published in Power & Grace The Magazine of the FEI World Cup Jumping Final Grand Prix 2006

2006

CHIP Photo-Video Digital Magazine

Photography Works published in CHIP Photo-Video Digital Magazine issued 3rd 2005

2005

CHIP Photo-Video Digital Magazine

Photography Works published in CHIP Photo-Video Digital Magazine issued 2nd 2005

2005

Spirits in the Night

Spirits in the Night, ISBN : 0-7951-5244-2 “Are u looking at me...” photography artwork been selected for international publication of The International Library of Photography.

2003

Palette Of Wonders

Keynote Presentation – Conference DCNet2000 Palette Of Wonders: A Design Platform For Multimedia Content. Ahmad Rafi Mohamed Eshaq, Peter Karboulonis, Kamarulzaman Russali, Fauzan Mustaffa. Key Centre of Design Computing and Cognition, University of Sydney.

2001

Recognition & Leadership

Recognition & Leadership

SPEAKER & COMMITTE MEMBER
Speaker for the "The 1st GLU-ED Colloquium 2018"

been nominated to represent MMU, as speakers, in the 1st GLU-ED Colloquium 2018, held on March 15 in UNITEN.

2018

MMU - Education Fair

Mid Valley Exhibition Centre (MVEC) Education Fair - 11 August 2018

2018

Chairperson/Co-chair

SiG - Digital Imaging - Faculty of Creative Multimedia, Multimedia University

2017

GLU2017

Management Forum Connectivity & Integration - GLU Showcase and Exhibition

2017

i-TEACH Symposium 2017

Blended Learning Strategies in Technology-Supported Classrooms Blended Learning System For Creative Skills Project-Based Courses

2017

Committee Member

Exhibition Chairs for the 13th International Conference on Multimedia Information Technology and Applications (MITA2017) Korea Multimedia Society (KMMS) + Multimedia University (MMU)

2017

Committee Member - Blend Committee Member

Faculty of Creative Multimedia, Multimedia University

2017

Speaker for 2016 MQA & IQA

International Seminar on Quality Assurance of Higher Education - Flexible Education: MOOCs and Open Education - Its Impact to the Higher Education

2016

FCM Blended Learning Training

Conducted for Internal Faculty Training and Workshop for Blended Learning

2016

Facilitator for i-TEACH

Retreat Programme ADEPT - Multimedia University

2016

FCM Creative Team

MMU 20th Anniversary Commemorative Book Aerial Photography and Graphics Design Separator Section

2016

Committee Member

FCM Staff Welfare and Professional Development

2016

Competition Committee

Photo Contest Launching and Seminar with Kementerian Pembangunan Wanita, Keluarga dan Masyarakat

2012

ASSESSOR & EXAMINER
Judge for Competition

AIA Designathon 2017

2017

Jury for TM Museum Photo Contest

Telekom Malaysia - TM MUSEUM

2014

Jury for LAMPU 2014 Photo Contest

Perbadanan Putrajaya

2014

Jury for Malaysia World Population Photo Contest

LKPKN - Kementerian Pembangunan Wanita Keluarga dan Masyarakat

2013

REFEREE & EVALUATION COMMITTEE
Evaluation Panel

Panel Jawatankuasa Teknikal Penilaian Standard Kemahiran Pekerjaan Kebangsaan - Bidang PHOTOGRAPHY Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran - Kementerian Sumber Manusia Malaysia

2012 - 2013

Panellist

Panellist at the "Malaysia Achievement Forum 2013" Malaysia Achievement Organisation

2013

Exposure Exhibition 2013

Photography Exhibition-International See | Exhibition Space, 26-19 Jackson Ave. Long Island City, NY 11101 US

2013

ADVISORY PANEL
Academic Comittee

Panel for Malaysia Design Road Map - Academic Comittee MRM-Malaysia Design Council

2016

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION
MBOT - Malaysia Board of Technologies

Ts. Technologist Professional - Art Design & Creative multimedia Technology

SEPT 2018

Committee member

Exhibition Chairs for the 13th International Conference on Multimedia Information Technology and Applications (MITA2017)

2017

MRM - Majlis Rekabentuk Malaysia

Membership - Professional - Graphics Design Reg. No. - 1-B-000234-2016

2015

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