SHOOTING WITH PURPOSE WITH GARY KNIGHT
A Documentary Photography Masterclass with Gary Knight
**Two scholarships covering workshop fees are available for photographers native to Southeast Asia. Apply here by 13 Nov 2016.
This December, join VII Photo Agency co-founder and photojournalist Gary Knight, in a 3-day intensive master class to learn more about and embark on purpose-driven documentary projects. Since 1988, Gary has covered global conflicts, human rights and the impact of war on civilians as a freelance photojournalist. He is now an experienced educator and engages in capacity building efforts.
This class is ideal for intermediate to advanced photographers with an interest in developing personal photo projects, telling compelling stories and contextualising social issues in-depth.
Some of the topics in this master class include:
– Planning your documentary photography project: sources, subjects, gear
– How to structure your project
– Finding the right outlet for your work
– Sustaining long-term projects
• Introduction to documentary photography
• Discussion about Gary Knight’s career
• Review of participants’ previous works and areas of interest
• Planning your project: sources, subjects, gear
• Outdoor shoot with a specific assignment
• Participants to go out and shoot on given assignment. Onsite consultations with Gary Knight
• Meet at Objectifs at 12 noon.
• Mid-day critique session
• Shooting and structuring assignments
• Ethics of documentary photography
• Outdoor shoot on second short assignment
• Participants to go out and shoot on given assignment. Onsite consultations with Gary Knight.
• Mid-day critique
• New perspectives on documentary photography
• Editing your work
Workshop fee: *S$950 / S$1120
*This subsidised rate only applies to current or past participants who have attended workshops at Objectifs.
Objectifs is offering two scholarships covering workshop fees to photographers native to Southeast Asia. Apply here by 13 Nov 2016.
Participants are required to bring a DSLR for the workshop. Basic photography proficiency is required.
15 to 17 Dec 2016
Gary Knight (Website)
#1 15 Dec, Thu, 10am – 5pm
#2 16 Dec, Fri, 10am – 5pm
#3 17 Dec, Sat, 10am – 5pm