- PhotoVoice Standard Training - now sold out
February 4, 2019 - February 6, 2019
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Drawing upon PhotoVoice’s award winning expertise and the extensive learning gained from running participatory photography projects with excluded communities around the world, experienced trainers deliver fast paced, participatory workshops that create a forum for questions and discussions within the field. Ideal for practitioners and professionals who want to set up a participatory project.
The 3-day course provides a comprehensive introduction to understanding, designing, managing and facilitating a participatory photography project. The course covers key aspects of participatory photography including practicalities, methodologies, ethics, participatory tools, facilitation and participatory frameworks.
The course is suitable for a wide range of participants interested in social change and photography or digital media including: photographers, visual practitioners, voluntary sector and NGO staff, campaigners, statutory sector workers, and academics.
Really enjoyable – best training I’ve been on in ages. Very well structured rich with transferable ideas.
The course covers
• What is participatory photography? • Participation and power • Photography as a participatory medium • Examples of participatory methodologies • Workshop and project design • Facilitation skills • Ethics and informed consent • Understanding and working with risk • Creating a safe space • Project practicalities • Participatory editing • Images and change
By the end of the training you will have gained: new skills, knowledge, tools, confidence and resources for initiating and carrying out a participatory project.
Terms and conditions
Most course days run from 9.30 – 5.30. On occasion, some days will be slightly longer or shorter than others due to the nature of the curriculum.
Discounted rates are for PhotoVoice members only. A valid membership number must be supplied upon request. Discounted rates are only available for those attending the training in an individual capacity. They are not available for invoiced payments or those attending through organisations.
PhotoVoice reserves the right to cancel courses and change workshop dates at any time without liability; in this event you can transfer your booking to another date or receive a full refund. PhotoVoice can not refund any travel or accommodation expenses.
If you have to cancel your place but have found someone to replace you no fee will be charged. If you wish to transfer to another date no charge will apply up to 2 weeks prior to that date. For transfer made within two weeks of the date there will be an additional fee of 25% payable. Please note: if you transfer your place you cannot receive a refund if you cancel the new date. The following charges will apply if you wish to cancel: Up to 4 weeks prior to the event – 25% 4 -1 week prior to the event – 50% 1 week – 100% Non attendance on the day – 100%
Venue: Photofusion, Brixton, London
Venue Phone: 033 3011 7781Address: