“Creating Intimate Long-form Narratives”

WORKSHOP WITH ANASTASIA TAYLOR-LIND
JULY 24-30, 2017
BROOKLYN, NEW YORK
  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

  • PWNY 2017 – TAYLOR LIND

©all images: Anastasia Taylor-Lind.

CATEGORIES
STORY DEVELOPMENT / DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY  / EDITING 
PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE  / FUNDING AND BRANDING /LONG TERM PROJECT 
GOALS

Directed at photographers interested in working on long-term personal documentary projects with a focus on individual story development, editing and dissemination of imagesAt the core of the workshop programming is professional practice; building a brand, finding alternative revenue streams, funding personal work, creating industry contacts, approaching editors, social media and public speaking. 
The schedule is designed to put participants work, presentations, editing, brainstorming and discussions above all else. Highly interactive, students will be expected to have a clear idea of what they want to achieve over the week. This workshop be conducted in a super intimate and informal way with ideas generation and work critics being made together.

PROGRAM

WHAT TO BRING: During this 7-day workshop, participants will be guided in the conception and realization of a personal photo project. Please come to the first session with a collection of digital or printed images of your work and some ideas for a project you will pursue during the week. After that, mornings will be group sessions devoted to reviewing and critiquing the images you shot the day before. In the afternoons, you will head into the city to further develop your project. A bibliography and filmography in order to get prepared for the workshop will be sent to the participant once they are enrolled.
GUEST SPEAKERS: As the week progresses, we will invite some notable New York photographers and professionals of the field as special guests, to present and discuss their work to the class.
AFTER THE WORKSHOP: The projects realized during the workshop will be edited in a collective multimedia piece. Each participant’s project will be shown on this website after the workshop.

GENERAL INFORMATION

WHEN: from Monday July 24 to Sunday July 30, 2017

WHERE: Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

DURATION: 7 days (mornings in class / afternoons of shooting)

PARTICIPATION FEE:
✔ Regular fee: €1.140 (including accommodation for 8 nights)

  • Participation fee includes accommodation in double rooms (same sex rooms with shared bathroom in the corridor) for 8 nights inside the beautiful campus of Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. The workshop will be held at the campus facilities as well, so that sleeping at Pratt is very comfortable. If you don’t need accommodation, you can pay for the workshop participation fee only (ask for the quote). The fee does not include travel costs or other expenses. Once enrollment is confirmed, PWNY staff will be available to help students find convenient flight fares.
  • In order to confirm your participation to the workshop, an advanced payment is required. We will send all the information via e-mail after you fill the form at the bottom of this page.

  • ✔ The workshop is open to everyone: students, advanced amateurs or professional photographers, with no age/sex/nationality restrictions, are welcome. Enrollment is open until each class fills.
    The maximum number of participants accepted is 12.
  • ✔ The workshop is reserved to Spazio Labo’|Centro di fotografia’s 2017 members. The 2017 membership fee of 15€ can be submitted at the time of registration to the workshop.
  • ✔ If you are a photographer under 26 years old, you can win a scholarship to participate in this workshop: the application deadline is March 31, 2017. More information about how to apply for the scholarship here.
  • ✔ The workshop releases a certificate of participation at its end.


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    • ✔ The language of the workshop is English. Good listening and speaking abilities are strongly recommended, please do not hesitate to contact us for any further information.
    • ✔ Spazio Labo’ | Centro di fotografia’s staff will be present during the workshop.

  • Technical equipment (camera, extra accessories and laptop) must be provided by each participant. Digital equipment is not obligatory, but it is recommended. Participants who wish to shoot with film will be able to do so, as long as they are aware of the times and costs necessary for the development of the film in laboratory, and of the costs relative to the scanning and digitizing of negatives. The staff will help participants with a list of laboratories.

BIO


Anastasia Taylor-Lind is an English/Swedish artist and journalist currently undertaking a Nieman Fellowship at Harvard University. She has a background in photojournalism and has worked for leading publications all over the world on issues relating to women, population and war. Her first book MAIDAN – Portraits from the Black Square, which documents the 2014 Ukrainian uprising in Kiev, was published by GOST in the same year. Anastasia holds degrees in Documentary Photography from the University of Wales Newport and the London College of Communication. She is engaged with education, regularly lecturing at universities and teaching workshops internationally. Anastasia is a TED fellow and National Geographic Magazine contributor.

 

 

 

 

ENROLL IN THE WORKSHOP

To enroll in the workshop, please send an email to admission@photoworkshopnewyork.com with your first/last name and email address: we will get back with all the information needed to complete your enrollment and payment. Do not hesitate to ask any questions you may have!