"The Storytelling Power of Photography"

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.

Speakers include:

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  

 

 

Info

Language: English

Number of Participants
Maximum 200 participants

Date
Friday, October 26th 2018

Location
Aula Magna Palazzo del Rettorato
University of Siena
Via Banchi di Sotto, 55 - Siena

Starting Time
Registration Desk: from 8:45 to 9:00 pm 
Evening Times: from 9:00 to 11:00pm

Entrance: free, subject to availability
Reservation: required

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