I’m really excited to promote this fantastic project in Ireland. I participated in some of the workshops in Berlin. It was great and I was positively surprised of the quality of some of the pictures we took.
What: Free 2 day digital photography and light painting workshop
When: Saturday 8th July, Sunday 9th July.
Who is it for: participants with visual impairments interested in trying out photography and sighted volunteers, no experience required
Where? NCBI Head Office, Whitworth Rd. Dublin 9.
How to register? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for further questions and to register.
What to bring: enthusiasm for trying out something new, smart phone or digital camera and props e.g. scarf’s, hats, costumes and LED flash lights, if available
Run by: Karsten Hein (organises photography workshops for visually impaired people in Berlin)
Outcome: exhibition of photographs with accompanying texts, Permanent online exhibition and article at www.photonarrations.wordpress.com
The photography workshop challenges the prevailing misconception, that blind people have no understanding of and interest in visual arts. People with physical disabilities tend to be in pictures, rather than taking them. This project aims to turn…
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