Street Photography Workshop
December 3-6, 2019
Leica Ambassador and Instructor
Co-founder of APF Magazine,
Writer and Educator
Street photographer Vineet Vohra, along with his brother Rohit Vohra, is the founder of Artphotofeature.com (APF), a highly successful international magazine and online platform that showcases the work of emerging photographers, artists and designers.
“Since 2001 street photography has been my passion and my first nature. To me street photography is a journey. I travel everyday, I am learning and unlearning everyday, I thrive to improve everyday, and I try to be as honest through my lens as I can. I try to synthesize between human elements and the environment and my main focus is on how to make ordinary moments look extraordinary. “
Vineet is currently doing workshops globally and has been chosen as a Fuji "X" photographer. His works and stories have been published in prestigious magazines all over the world. He currently resides in India. Website: https://500px.com/vineetvohra
THE ART OF STORYTELLING
a street/documentary photography workshop
This is a four-day workshop tailor-made for those who wish to train their eye to find order in chaos on the streets. This workshop will help ease the anxiety next time you go out to shoot and help you solve the puzzle of composing compelling images in a split second. Most importantly it will help you to see.
Each day includes shooting in the streets and theory sessions in class covering all you need to know about street photography; the dos and don’ts, different aspects in composition and common mistakes made while composing. Other topics covered: understanding layering in photography, fine tuning your vision, Gestalt vision and its application in photography, developing your own style, understanding peripheral vision, ways to see and treat light, plus the screening of a video documentary of how images are made as they are being shot.
Vineet will shoot along with the group giving you a chance to turn your freshly acquired theoretical knowledge into practice, with theme in hand to create and execute through the walk. He will observe you at work and give instant feedback and suggestions when required. Students will also have a chance to observe him at work, and learn some tricks and techniques. Students will not only hunt for decisive moments but also get close to people and photograph them. He will help the participants share and select their top images for review and critiques and talk about the art of story telling. How to write stories and photo essays, followed by a lecture on the importance of shooting personal projects and how it benefits in the long run.