MARRAKECH

Marrakech

Program

March, 21-22-23-24 2019

 

March 21st - Arrival at the airport of Marrakech, brief stop at the accommodation to leave the luggage and short photographic trip later on.

March 22nd – Morning and early afternoon will be dedicated to reportage and street photography in the Souk, the largest market in the Medina. Lunch outside. Return home late in the afternoon to start the first part of the workshop comprising the editing of the shots realized during the day.

March 23rd – Morning dedicated to the visit of the Koutoubia Mosque and El Badi Palace. Return at the accommodation for lunch. Afternoon dedicated to the second part of the workshop. The evening will be spent outside to shoot Jemaa El Fna, the main square of the city. Dinner at a terrace restaurant near the square.

March 24th – to be defined based on flight options.

Workshop

Understanding the world through reportage.

 

  • Rules to be respected during the proposed reportage experience.
  • Brief technical introduction on the basis of photography: professional equipment is important, but not necessary.
  • What is reportage?
  • Editing and post production, what are the rules?
  • Post production of photos taken during the day.

 

  • What is stronger: history or images?
  • My experience: ethics (when, how and why I photograph).
  • Post production of photos taken during the day

 

  • The role of the photographer and the photo-journalist: different ideas on how a story should be told.
  • The importance of ethics.
  • The McCurry case: a discussion.
  • Post production of photos taken during the day.

Information

Technical information:

General cost around 620,12€ (price may vary depending on air flights).

Includes: accommodation, flights, insurance, workshop fee, attendance fee.

10 seats available.

Booking method:

  • You have until February 20th to send an email to info@eleonorasabet.com to confirm your interest in this trip.
  • Once a list of 10 participants has been collected, a Skype call will be made (individually) with each participant to get to know each other, explain the rules and the booking procedures. Calls will start on February 21st and end on February 25th.
  • To officially reserve your spot, you will need to pay a deposit of 303,35€ to the following IBAN IT48D3608105138237517537522 (DO NOT PAY THE DEPOSIT BEFORE THE SKYPE CALL). The fee includes: workshop cost and attendance fee.
  • The house on Airbnb will be booked by Eleonora using the gift cards that each participant will purchase when asked by the organizers.
  • Flights and insurance will be purchased independently following precise instructions by the organizers. The price of flights could vary.

 

Deposit, purchase of insurance, flights and Airbnb gift cards must be made between February 26th and March 1st.

Eleonora and Tommaso will be available to help you and follow you in the booking process, each step will be explained during the Skype call.