Top

Adam Tambakau

Yo! I'm Adam and I love all things internet.

Welcome to my website!

► Web Developer • Video Producer • Director • Editor • Musician ◄

View my portfolio

Career

Pride
2016

The Illiterate Grandma Who Became a Solar Engineer

n November 2013, Sabah Women Entrepreneurs & Professionals Association connected with Barefoot College India in hopes to empower underdeveloped communities within its region. The following year, the SWEPA-Barefoot initiative successfully funded Tarihing Masanim, a grandmother from Kampung Sonsogon Magandai in Sabah, and advocated for her travel to India for 6 months. This is her story.

Visit the SWEPA Barefoot Solar Project blog for more information: http://barefoot.swepa.org.my

Director: Adam Tambakau
Camera Operator: Pan Hong Ding
Starring: Tarihing Masanim
Executive Producers: SWEPA http://swepa.org.my

TEDxKotaKinabalu Speaker

TEDxKotaKinabalu Speaker

Got invited to speak at an independently organized TED event “TEDxKotaKinabalu”, on the topic of media in society, and how Web Media has a significant impact on changing media distribution for future generations.

2015

Film School

Spent a year studying film & video production at North Lake College in Texas, USA.

As a final college project, our team was assigned to create a Thriller/Horror themed short that’s under 4 minutes in length.

This was what we churned out.

2013
Vocalist

Vocalist

December 2013

“A New Hope This Christmas” a charity Christmas album in support of Children Welfare Malaysia. [Support the cause: http://clintonliew.bandcamp.com/ ]

 

Perform or Record as hired talent on a project basis.

 

Click here to view MUSIC PRODUCTION portfolio

PSA Initiative

May 2013

“How To Vote in Malaysia?” a PSA initiative to help educate young adult Malaysians with information about Malaysia’s electoral polling day.

 

Produce, Direct and Edit small to medium scale video productions.

 

Click here to view VIDEO PRODUCTION portfolio

2011
Web Development

Web Development

October 2011

Provide professional web developing services, which include Web Design, Social Media Marketing and Consultancy.

 

Click here to view WEB DEVELOPMENT portfolio

Joy

Portfolios

  • RestorFX.my

    Web Development

    RestorFX Malaysia launched in January 2015

  • Forever Sabah

    Web Development

    Forever Sabah is a 25 year programme to support Sabah's transition to a diversified, equitable, green economy.

  • Kye Tamm

    Music Production

    Production of tracks, recordings, videos and management of singer/songwriter Kye Tamm.

  • Jari Jari Spa

    Web Development

    Jari-Jari Spa specializes in a unique Ethnic Borneo Massage treatment, combining modern spa management techniques with traditional therapies and ingredients.

  • Malaysia Media Awards – Editor

    Video Production

    Edited footage for submission to Malaysia Media Awards 2014

  • SWEPA

    Web Development

    Sabah Women Entrepreneurs and Professionals Association (SWEPA) is a Non-Governmental Organisation where formation was spearheaded by the Economic Committee of the Sabah Women’s Advisory Council in March 1993. It was registered with the Registrar of Societies in May 1994.

  • Sewing Together

    Video Production

    "Sewing Together: The Past and The Present" explores this through the eyes of a small town business named Tukang Mesin Jahit Hong Meng Sdn. Bhd. and its business owner Mr. Liew.

  • Mister Mode: Fashion Night Market

    Web Development

    Mister Mode Fashion Night Market is an event appearing in central locations around Melbourne, providing the best elements of a great night out, with a twist of fashion, fun and music.

  • Hi-5 Holiday Tour (BTS)

    Video Production

    Filmed and edited Hi-5's Malaysia/Singapore Tour in 2012.

More

Blog

2016
17 Jun

It’s not easy to even think about it let alone talk about it, but I’m ready to share a story with you.

26 May

I had a chance to experience the beauty of Srinagar, Kashmir and I’d like to share that experience with you.

28 Apr

Met up with an old mate in the land down under, and I tried to sound him in the ways of a Malaysian!

17 Apr

An acapella interpreted cover of Lukas Graham’s – 7 Years.

8 Apr

I don’t think I’ve done anything like this on YouTube before. On a side note, I literally took a shower just before filming this video! The weather is just so humid and hot in KK, I wiped the sweat off my face 3 or 4 times throughout the video but…

1 Apr

Met up with my dei macha before I poda back to Sabah. Checkout Vikar on YouTube: http://youtube.com/user/vikarworld

27 Mar

Check out other #Advoc8: YouTube Edition videos: “#NoPriceOnPeople” by Weekenders – https://youtu.be/NWpCjcXMOh8 “Invisible Shackles” by TheFOPS – https://youtu.be/CR-4zxXL3eY “SEX!” by The Salad Show – https://youtu.be/Vwel9k_KX1Q “500 Days” by Tiiral – https://youtu.be/hSE3hKuFK7g “How Well Do You Know Human Trafficking” by SeanLJE – https://youtu.be/3tqFZ48Rx_Y Project Liber8 – http://fb.com/ProjectLiber8

18 Mar

Support the drivers: http://bit.ly/swepa4x4donationdrive Part 1 “The DIRTIEST car EVER”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HdfHgy6zLCA Tarihing’s Story: https://youtu.be/a8qszo0skbE The illiterate grandmother who became a solar engineer: https://youtu.be/4IegRBBcm6U

Contact

Leave a message

The map above shows you where I am currently based.

avatarface-round150px

You can send me a message here and I will respond ASAP

 

Otherwise, you can send a direct email to mail(at)adamtambakau.com, or contact me on my social media networks listed above.




Enjoy my content and want to share a tip? Paypal me :)