Photo contest / On location

The Voicingers Music Photo Contest on Location

Żory, Upeer Silesia, Poland, July 14-20, 2018

The Voicingers Music Photo Contest on Location is a part of the VOICINGERS Photo WorkshopsReportage and Portrait in Practice with Bogdan Krężel

The workshops are addressed to people for whom photography is a passion; a group up to 12 people.
The workshops will be divided into two blocks: theoretical and practical.

Workshop plan:
The theoretical part will discuss:
 - basic principles of reportage and methods of work
 - portrait, work with a model, light types, the choice of scenery
 - photo editing basics / Photoshop / Lightroom

Every day, students divided into two groups will receive the following tasks:
- a series of five pictures showing the backstage of the festival
- taking a series of 5 photos from the performance of the artists on stage
- take 5 portraits of festival participants

Each workshop participant will take part in three one-and-a-half hour group theoretical classes and three one-and-a-half hour practical classes. The detailed schedule of classes will be agreed with the participants during the organizational meeting. The plan will take into account the time possibilities of the participants in order to make the most of the offered package of activities. A meeting summarizing the workshop struggles will take place at the end of the workshops.

The Voicingers Photo Contest on Location
Bogdan Krężel will award two best photos taken during the workshops. The first prize is 1,200 PLN (pre-tax) and the second one is 600 PLN (pre-tax). The selected number of pictures from the workshops participants will be showcased social medias for further promotion of the artists and the Voicingers Festival.
The winners will be announced on Sunday, July 22, during the Finals of the International Jazz Competition for Singing Musicians.
The cost of participation in the workshop is 500 PLN. The workshop participants under the supervision of the instructor will have free access to music workshops and festival concerts. Send your application here: REGISTRATION FORM
IMPORTANT: the contest takes place with the minimal number of seven participants!