Art Photo TravelStrada Massetana Romana 50/A
53100 Siena (SI) - Italy
Tel: +39 320 8003300
Inspiring talks and screenings, all together, with some of the most renowned and distinguished photojournalists in the field today. This meeting is the opening event of the 2018 edition of “Siena International Photo Awards” Festival and will allow the participants to experience the astounding atmosphere of SIPA and its magical city. It is the first great opportunity to meet up with all the SIPAmates who are coming from all around the world.
Meeting with photojournalism
Description: an opportunity to listen to interesting stories, amazing experiences, frightening news narrated by some of the most eminent and acclaimed photo-journalists.
The meeting is open to photography lovers, those interested in knowing or deepening their understanding of reportage, and professionals who want to compare their personal and professional experiences, aiming at allowing participants to acquire more competence in the area of photojournalism.
The talks, through the images taken by the photographers, will deal with interesting, as well as, dramatic topics, allowing us to understand the extreme conditions in which reporters are, sometimes, forced to live, in order to document their projects.
Paula Bronstein (USA) Documentary Photographer (World Press Photo 2017)
David Chancellor (UK) Documentary Photographer based in South Africa and the UK
Melissa Farlow (USA) Photojournalist (Pulitzer Prize)
Roie Galitz (Israel) Nature and Wildlife Photographer
Zac Lowry (USA) Photojournalist
Amos Nachoum (Israel) Acclaimed wildlife photographer
Tariq Zaidi (UK) Documentary Photographer
Number of Participants:
Maximum 200 participants
Friday, October 26th 2018
Aula Magna Palazzo del Rettorato
University of Siena
Via Banchi di Sotto, 55 - Siena
Registration Desk: from 8:45 to 9:00 pm
Evening Times: from 9:00 to 11:00pm
Entrance: free, subject to availability