Photography: A Tool For Change
Photo by ©Beb C. Reynol
ICP WINTER WORKSHOP: Documentary Photography for Social Change
Dates:January 21-25, 2014
Meets: Tuesday - Saturday, 10am- 5pm
This course explores the role that documentary photography plays in promoting social change, and how documentary photographers and nonprofit organizations can work together to raise awareness about global social issues. The workshop, while being an introduction to documentary photography and photojournalism, focuses on how to tell stories through photos in order to communicate issues about the social and urban environment. Subjects covered include; analyzing the work of documentary photographers engaged in environmental and social issues, working with multimedia, approaching people, and implementing relationships with nongovernmental organizations (NGO).