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PhotoVoice Participatory Photography Training

Renowned 3-day public training programme for practitioners wanting to learn more about the practicalities and ethics in running participatory photography projects.

Drawing upon PhotoVoice’s award winning expertise gained from running participatory photography projects with excluded communities around the world, we run a public training programme for practitioners who would like to learn more about the practicalities and ethics in running participatory photography projects. Our experienced trainers deliver fast paced, participatory workshops that create a forum for questions and discussions within the field.

 

The training is suitable for a wide range of participants interested in social change and photography/digital media including: photographers, visual practitioners, voluntary sector and NGO staff, campaigners, statutory sector workers, researchers and academics.

 

The course covers

  • What is participatory photography?
  • Photography as a participatory medium
  • Visual literacy
  • Workshop and project design practicalities
  • Facilitation skills
  • Ethics, informed consent and copyright
  • Understanding and working with risk
  • Creating a safe space
  • Working with text
  • Participatory editing

 

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, researchers and academics.

 

"Really enjoyable – best training I’ve been on in ages. Very well structured and rich with transferable ideas."

 

“The facilitator is extremely experienced, and most of what I learned in the course was through her mentions of her experience and practical examples. I really discovered that PhotoVoice had a much stronger social change dimension than I was expecting, and it got me to think more.”

 

Prices


PhotoVoice Members - £375

PhotoVoice members receive special discounts and opportunities. Find out how to become a member here. 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.

Organisations/ non-members – £525

This is the price for all non-members, organisations, charities and universities. However, if you are looking to book the training for a number of your employees or students, please do also consider our training for academic course and institutions.

 

Find out about upcoming training sessions on the PhotoVoice Website

 

To find out more, contact PhotoVoice at:

Email: info@photovoice.org

Address: PhotoVoice, 14.5 Market Row, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW9 8LA

Telephone: +44 (0) 333 011 7781

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

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