OBSCURA FESTIVAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY 2019
27 & 28 JULY 2019 | PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP WITH NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC THAILAND PHOTOGRAPHER EKKARAT PUNYATARA - This workshop is compactly designed to help participants gain an understanding of visual storytelling. Our goal is for you to be able to tell your own story through your own photos upon completing the programme.
27-28 JULY 2019 | CULTURAL AWARENESS & PLACE MAPPING : STREET PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP - This intensive 2-day workshop is aimed at local street photography practitioners who seek to elevate their skills to the next level. The workshop objectives include improving seeing conceptually, nailing the “decisive moments” and achieving better sense of curation over a body of work.
Join professor Simon Soon through this rare wonderful and amazing programme at OBSCURA Festival 2019, from the 20-21 July 2019, in George Town, Penang, Malaysia.
10-15 August 2019 | This amazing masterclass by National Geographic photographer & Guggenheim Fellow Maggie Steber. The goal of this workshop, besides moving you forward in your thinking and practice of photography, is to create a safe place to expand your vision and ideas. In this workshop our goals are visual liberation. This is about telling any story, whether it’s about the way you see the world or something you imagine in one photograph or as a series. It’s great for those who want to fall in love with photography again.
Book Binding Workshop with Louis Lim
21 August 2019, 1-4pm, George Town, Penang
Join photographer and book-maker Louis Lim in exploring different ideas on making books and learn a trick or two in hand binding techniques.
THIS PROGRAMME IS NOW CLOSED 1-9 AUGUST 2019 | National Geographic photographer Ian Teh’s Photography Masterclass at OBSCURA Festival of Photography 2019. This workshop explores the Creative Process, a framework essential for one’s development as a visual storyteller. The class will explore the possible avenues of their visual storytelling process the decisions that one makes as a thoughtful photographer. The framework provides a critical structure for which the student to grow. The workshop aims to establish a solid foundation within the photographic practice in order to inform future development.