“Discovery Street”

July 21 – 27 2014
Workshop with Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

  • Landon Nordeman

A workshop dedicated to pure street photography that will make you walk the streets of New York looking for the perfect image.

Goal:
Learn how to see the world around you with fresh eyes.Everything is possible. Your greatest picture is right around the corner–you just have to see it!

Description:
Want to fall in love with photography again? This is the workshop that will make you do it.

Requirements:
Must be ready to work hard.
Must throw away all preconceived notions.
Must be patient.
Must wear comfortable shoes.
Must practice. Practice. Practice.


Information

Dates: from July 21 to July 20 2014
Place: Brooklyn, New York
Duration: 7 days
Participation fee: 600

During this 7 days 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 previous 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. As the week progresses, we will also invite some notable New York photographers to present and discuss their work to the class.The projects realized during the workshop will be presented to the NYC photo community during a final slideshow party. Each participant’s project will also be showed on this website.

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  • – 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. LAST PLACES AVAILABLE.
  • – The workshop is reserved to Spazio Labo’|Centro di fotografia’s 2014 members. The 2014 membership fee of 15€ can be submitted at the time of registration to the workshop.
  • – Once your application is accepted, in order to confirm your participation to the workshop an advance payment is required. We will send all the information via e-mail.
  • – The fee of the workshop does not include travel or accommodation expenses. Spazio Labo’ staff is available for helping participants with travel and accommodation arrangements. We offer the possibility of booking a single room inside the prestigious student dormitory of the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. This year we are partnering with Pratt University to offer students a private dorm room with wi-fi, cleaning service, common kitchen and relax area access, for only $40.00 a night. This is a great option for students that are looking for privacy, security and a reasonably priced place to stay. It’s conveniently located in the nice Clinton Hill area of Brooklyn, a short metro’s distance from the workshop location. This is a great opportunity to build a community with the other workshop students that will be housed in the dorm, as well.
  • – If you are a photographer under 26 years old, you can win a scholarship to participate in this workshop, offered by Spazio Labo’ | Centro di fotografia. The application deadline is April 11 2014. More information about how to apply for the scholarship here.

  • – The workshop is held in a loft in Brooklyn.
  • -LEICA Store Firenze is the technical sponsor of PWNY 2014: all the workshop participants will have the opportunity to try a LEICA M during the workshop days.
  • – A bibliography and filmography in order to get prepared for the workshop will be sent to the participant once they are enrolled.
  • – 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 digitalizing of negatives. The staff will help participants with a list of laboratories.
  • – The workshop will be held in English. Help with translation is available if needed.
  • – Spazio Labo’ | Centro di fotografia’s staff will be present during the workshop.
  • – The workshop releases a certificate of participation at its end.

Bio

LandonIn addition to photographing personal projects, Landon Nordeman is a contributing photographer forThe New Yorker and Saveur. He shoots for commercial & editorial clients around the world. His work has been commended by American Photography, Communication Arts, PoYI, The PDN Photo Annual, The Best of Photojournalism, The Center for Documentary Studies, PDN’s 30, The Society for Publication Design, and The James Beard Foundation. Landon’s photographs have been exhibited at The Howard Greenberg Gallery in NYC, The Houston Center of Photography, and The Ullens Center for Contemporary Art in Beijing, among other venues. As well, his photos are in the collection of The Museum of Fine Arts Houston.

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