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Freelancer Nation

Oct 11, 2022

Freelancing can be a lonely journey, especially in this challenging economy uncertainty and high inflation; However, by being part of a community, we no longer feel alone and it makes us feel like we’re not the only ones going through the struggles we are, as we support each other and pool together talent and resources We speak to Garick about pricing strategies during inflation, supporting local talents and how to find success as a freelancer through a good community. 


About Garick Bay:

Garick is an engineer by training and has worked in the engineering sector for a few years before venturing out to be a freelance photographer. In his 11 years as a professional, he has served many reputable clients, of which some are international brands.






The Visual, Audio, Creative Content Professionals Association (Singapore) (VICPA) was formed in July 2021 to champion freelance creative professionals, to uplift trade practices and enhance work prospects. VICPA is working to unite creative professionals, to #WriteANewNarrative and build a better creative industry for all.


With VICPA, look to:

  •             Strengthen your business reputation and be featured on VICPA’s directory
  •             Increase your professional networks through collaboration and community
  •             Access work advisory, insurance coverage, training grants and more


Visit for more details.

IG: @vicpsag



How do you sign up?

  1. To be a VICPA member:

Simply sign up as an NTUC member at: Please indicate ‘VICPA’ under the field titled Company  Name.

  1. If you are already an NTUC member and are a freelance / self-employed audio, visual, content professional:

           Please email to request for your membership to be categorised under VICPA. The friendly     VICPA team will follow up with you

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