Euroarte Association organizes, between 17-19 February 2012, in
, the first Romanian event of the project Hidden Reality: a documentary photography workshop. Bucharest
"Hidden Reality" is an international 2 years documentary photography endeavor, focused on identifying and creating a pool of strong images in order to present to the general public some of the new, unrevealed, interesting and intriguing aspects of the current social issues in
, Romania and Latvia . The project is coordinated by Maquina de Somar Association from Portugal , in partnership with Euroarte Association from Portugal and ReFoto from Romania , being financed by European Commission through Lifelong Learning Programme, Grundtvig Partnerships. Latvia
The national workshop scheduled for February 2012 in
will be held by trainer Andrea Blaga (www.andrea.fotografa.ro) and addresses not advanced amateur photographers and professionals, but mostly people who feel attracted to photography and are interested in current social realities and issues of the community they live in. Participants will have the opportunity to acquire basic knowledge about photography, technique and composition, to develop their creativity and apply their new skills in the context of a personal documentary photography exercise. Bucharest
Out of the 15 participants in the national workshop Hidden Reality, 6 people (the more motivated, more involved and responsibly creative) will be selected to participate in international workshops in
and Latvia . All participants will have the opportunity to exhibit their work results in photo events (national and international exhibitions) of Hidden Reality project. Portugal
Terms of Application:
• minimum age 21 years;
• digital camera with manual mode option;
• interest in photography.
Potential participants are requested to send, until
February 4, 2012 an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, with specific details / motivation to attend the workshop, and attaching a personal selection of 10 photos.
Contest results will be announced no later than
February 8, 2012 by public announcement on the website www.fotografa.ro.
Please follow our websites and blog of the project if you want to stay in tune with the latest news and progress of “Hidden reality”: www.fotografa.ro, www.euroarte.ro, www.hiddenrealityproject.blogspot.com.
Note: This project was funded by the European Commission. This communication reflects only the views of the author and the Commission is not responsible for any use of the information it contains.