- PhotoVoice Standard Training
September 12, 2019 - September 14, 2019
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
PhotoVoice is delighted to be offering its acclaimed 3-day training course in a US setting for the first time. 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, or those wanting an in-depth overview of participatory photography.
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.
The three day course costs £630 (approximately $800).
I really loved it all… the activities that we did sparked interesting discussion and are excellent examples of what I can do in my own projects. The training inspired me to better lead projects that are meaningful and will achieve the goals we have set forth. I am really thankful that I took this training and appreciate that you are interested in learning about our projects and are willing to answer questions as we encounter them.
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 – 5.00. On occasion, some days will be slightly longer or shorter than others due to the nature of the curriculum
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: Propeller, New Orleans