Photography and the Visual Narrative

The emphasis of this workshop is on learning and practicing skills that help photographers document their own families and communities.

  • When: Jul 26-28, 2013
  • Where: Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Price: $225
  • Photography and the Visual Narrative
  • Photography and the Visual Narrative
  • Photography and the Visual Narrative

Features & Info

Photography and the Visual Narrative

Who Should Attend:

Both amateur and professional photographers interested in honing a more intimate connection and expression in your photography and projects will benefit from this intense workshop experience.This 3-day workshop is designed to take your photography to the next level.

Photography and the Visual Narrative

About the Instructor:

Emilio has taught photography since 2002 for such organizations as The Academy of Art University, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Contemporary Jewish Museum, the San Jose Museum of Art, the University of Hawaii and through Black Boots Ink. He specializes in storytelling photography and is concerned with using photography as visual communication

Photography and the Visual Narrative

Workshop Content:

Each day is divided between classroom instruction, personal and group critiques, and fieldwork. Photographing on the Street | Urban Portraits | Approaching Strangers | Working Candid | Uncovering Your Photographic Themes | Expanding Your Unique Visual Language | Creating a Series with a Personal Point of View | Image Editing and Sequencing Instruction | One-to-one discussions about Your Personal Projects | Photo Sessions | Collective and individual analysis/working critiques of your images | Personalized approach to photo session technique – Portrait, Landscape, Reportage | Practical Exercises

We were pushed and challenged … I learned much about attitude and approach and left inspired to push myself. I wish I could have spent a week at this and not just a weekend.
~ Martin Taylor

Additional Info & Sponsors

More workshop info

To allow for one-to-one interactions, only 10 participants will be selected for each session. We reserve the right to cancel a workshop due to low enrollment, in which case you will receive a full refund. Cancellations made more than 30 days before the start of the workshop will receive credit for a future workshop within a year. A 50% credit will be given for cancellations received at least 2 weeks before the workshop. No refund of any fees will be made for cancellations made less than 2 weeks before the workshop begins.


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