All workshops scheduled for 2020 have been cancelled due to COVID-19. Please check back in the early fall for the 2021 offerings.
Explore how to build a photo story from beginning to end. Northwest NJ is an area rich with compelling untold stories. You will develop an original photo story based on Peters Valley’s location and local material. Photographers of all skill levels will seek rich subject matter and share how dynamics in storytelling through photos can change day to day. Learn how to build a shot list, write captions, and discuss each afternoon with personal and group reviews for story development. Everyone will come away with a documentary photo project of eight 8 1/2 x 11 inkjet portfolio prints. Beginner and Beyond
*Photography workshops are taught in a second-floor walk-up studio*
Tuition: $615 (lunch is included)
Studio/Materials Fee: $40
Registration Fee: $30* (listed as "shipping" in cart) *Members use coupon code WAIVEFEE at check-out
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A professional photographer for more than four decades, who serviced clients such as Barnes & Noble, M&M Mars, Zurich North America, Poland Spring, and Samsung, among others, Joe began making short documentary films in 2010. His first love, however, is documentary photography. Joe’s work has appeared in many publications including Sports Illustrated, Family Circle, and Photo District News. He has completed international photo projects from Pakistan, Turkey, Cuba, and China. In addition to being an instructor of photography at Sussex County Community College, Joe leads photography groups to Cuba, Bhutan and Tuscany. He has completed an award-winning feature documentary film, Curtain of Water, about the U.S. embargo of Cuba, which has aired on PBS television and was screened at many colleges, universities, and organizations. Additional short films include: 2017: Concepts One Auction House, 2016: La Famiglia: Keeping It Together, 2003: Santeria: Life in the Religion, and 2010: The NJ Bear Hunt of 2010. www.joeg.com