Through the three-day weekend workshop participants will experience up-to-date professional information, practical exercises and one-to-one sessions with tutors.
At the end of the workshop, participants will have a clearer idea of what is storytelling, improved skills and be much more confident with photo-editing on their own.
July 13th, Thursday / 7pm-9pm
Presentation given by the photographer explaining about their work. Casual talk with a drink in downtown Taipei. The talk is a good opportunity to approach photojournalism with photographers who are freelancer as well. Free admission. You can come with a guest.
July 14th, Friday / 9am-6pm
On «assignment » day, you will have a task given by teachers. The mission is to work as if you are having a magazine assignment and need to shoot a story for 4-6 pages. What kind of pictures, how to deal with framing for a magazine story and what kind of pictures editors expect.
＊Portrait session, practice shooting portrait as if you are having an assignment for a magazine.
From 9am to 4pm : Shooting outside with the group of students and the teachers.
(Lunch break at 12 till 1pm)
“How long do we wait for a good picture?”
Students will have to shoot during 20-30mn .How do i do with the decisive moment? collective exercice while shooting in the street.
From 4pm to 6pm : Back to edit and check your selection.
Sample of newspaper layout where students will work on to match with their pictures.
July 15th, Saturday / 9am-6pm
Which picture is good for a newspaper, a magazine, your personal website?
Shooting outside with the group of students and the teachers.
Various layout from Newspaper and Magazine will be seen on a screen. Photojournalism required a certain type of image and construction (multiple layers, ultra sharpen or very blur by working with f16 or f1,4, wide angle …)
different plateform required specific frame: Internet website need strong icon/pictures as the screen is little… but magazine can use bigger and play with double page.
Purporse of the work : how to adapt your photographic style with the client you work for,
Discussion of your editing with the group, with your pictures printed, and use the layout of newspaper to understand better which pictures is good or not.
July 16th, Sunday / 9am-4pm
Edit the photos taken on «assignment » day and talk with teachers about your story. Nevertheless, share your result with other participants.
The workshop will be taught by award-winning professional photographers with more than 10 years individual experiences. It provides an insight into the world of photography and teaches participants how to put their idea and their works together with professional manner.
This hands-on workshop is exclusively for photographers who want to enhance their visual storytelling skills and create their distinct expression style.
Fee for the 3 days workshop
Early birds (until 1st July 2017) : 13,000 NT
Normal fee (from 2nd July 2017) : 16,000 NT
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Open to anyone who wants to upgrade visual storytelling skills and approach photojournalism. Students needs to bring a laptop with photo editing software (ex. Lightroom, Photoshop) and a digital camera. A heavy DSLR or a huge set of lenses is not required. The idea is to use the camera you are familiar with for documentary/ streetphotography.
07/13 星期四 / 7pm-9pm
07/14 星期五 / 9am-6pm
07/15 星期六 / 9am-6pm
07/16 星期日 / 9am-4pm
早鳥價 (～2017/07/01) 13,000 NT
一般價 (2017/07/02～) 16,000 NT
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