SU021 Building a Personal Photographic Project

  • 02 Jun 2015
  • 10:00 AM
  • 23 Jun 2015
  • 2:00 PM
  • at an atelier near the François Mitterrand Library
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Tuesdays, 2, 9, 16 and 23 June 2015
Four-part series
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Cost: € 210

Course Description

This course is aimed at photo enthusiasts who want to develop their artistic sensitivity and explore fine art photography.

During the workshop, you will study the photographic narrative, concept, style, and purpose of your personal work. Students will analyze their own images and also review new trends in contemporary photography, without forgetting about the great photography masters.

Students can expect to:

  • Learn about fine art photography
  • Gain the necessary tools to develop their work
  • Critique their own work

Course Requirements

  • Suitable for all levels of photographers

About the Instructor

Juan Manuel Abellán graduated in advertising and completed his training as a photographer in Barcelona at the Institute of Design and Image (IDEP) where he worked with Italian photographer Luca Pagliari. Juan Manuel has worked in advertising agencies in London, such as Saatchi & Saatchi, McCann-Ericksson, and Grey Worldwide. He then moved to Paris, where he became the assistant to photographers such as Laure Vasconi, Xavier Lucchesi, and Ariadna Bufi. He has collaborated with Tendance Floue, and has worked for Daylight Photo Studio and the agency Magnum Photos. Juan Manuel currently lives and works in Paris as a freelance photographer.

Photo Credit: Juan Manuel Abellán

Good to know: 

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