SF Workshops

STREETFOTO SAN FRANCISCO

STREET PHOTOGRAPHY EDUCATION

We are thrilled to offer you a rare opportunity to learn from and shoot alongside some of street photography's most accomplished artists in an intimate setting in one of the world's most beautiful cities. There is no better way to improve your skills and confidence as a street photographer than to immerse yourself in the craft and receive guidance and feedback from a seasoned mentor. This year we are thrilled to be offering workshops by Richard Bram, Jack Simon, and Vineet Vohra.

4-DAY STREET PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP WITH RICHARD BRAM

SIGNIFICANT GESTURE

JUNE 8-11, 2016

(WITH SPECIAL GUEST VINEET VOHRA)

***SORRY, NO MORE SEATS AVAILABLE***

richard_bram_1Richard Brambramworkshopsignificant is an internationally-known street photographer from New York City and an experienced workshop teacher. He has been shooting the streets since the 1980s and was an early member of In-Public, the original street photography collective. Many of his photographs are classic and iconic, and he continues to shoot regularly and push himself in new directions.

More than just a shooter, Richard is also a passionate advocate for  street photography with a deep  understanding  of its history and philosophical underpinnings and a love of teaching. His unique perspective is sure to make this an engaging class.

Richard’s workshop is four full days of instruction, shooting around San Francisco, feedback, editing, and critique. Richard is an engaging classroom presence with an encyclopedic knowledge of street photography, and he shoots the streets alongside students in workshops.

This class will feature a crossover joint session with the Vineet Vohra workshop. Vineet and Richard will discuss their contrasting styles and approaches.

This is an unprecedented opportunity to work with Richard in an extended workshop in San Francisco, a city he loves shooting, but has never before used as a base for a class. We’re very excited to be hosting him.

This class is limited to 12 students and is expected to sell out.

DATES:
June 8-June 11, 9:30-6:00.

SCHEDULE:
June 8: Morning lecture at RayKo followed by afternoon shooting.
June 9: Shooting all day with Richard ending with re-cap session.
June 10: Shooting all day with Richard ending with re-cap session.
June 11: Editing and review at RayKo, ending in time for evening activities.

All classroom hours will be at RayKo Photo Center.

PRICE: $1200

Price includes some meals and coffee but does not include any travel or lodging costs. Students are expected to bring their own cameras and laptops.

Email workshops@streetfoto.org if you have any questions, or purchase now to guarantee your space. (SORRY, NO MORE SEATS AVAILABLE)

1-DAY STREET PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP WITH JACK SIMON

JUNE 10, 2016 (WITH ONLINE FOLLOW-UP)

simon_00Jack SimonDSC001b-1200x800 is a San Francisco Bay Area psychiatrist who discovered street photography a decade ago and established himself as one of the most influential and creative practitioners of the craft. His work is striking, contemporary, and often surreal, and he has an uncanny knack for capturing absurdity, ambiguity, and subtle humor. His photos have been included in numerous publications, have won international awards, and been exhibited around the world. He is a member of Burn My Eye, a collective of well-known contemporary street photographers.

We are pleased to offer an unprecedented opportunity to shoot with Jack on his home turf in this unique one-day workshop with post-class online follow-up. This workshop will start with a brief classroom session, after which students will shoot with Jack for the rest of the day around San Francisco with frequent breaks for in-the-field instruction. Attendees of this day-long walk-and-talk workshop will then have the opportunity to share photos taken during the class online, and receive some limited feedback and discussion from Jack.

This interview by Eric Kim shows Jack’s energy and enthusiasm for shooting street photography:

This class is limited to 12 students and is expected to sell out.

DATES:
June 10, 9-6. Morning session at Joe Goode Annex followed by shooting with Jack in the Mission District.

PRICE: $350

Reserve your spot by clicking the payment button below, or email workshops@streetfoto.org with any questions.

2-DAY STREET PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP WITH JACK SIMON

JUNE 11-12, 2016

***SOLD OUT***

simon_00DSC030a-532x800In addition to the one-day workshop detailed above, we are excited to be able to offer this second, longer workshop with Jack Simon.

Jack Simon
is a San Francisco Bay Area psychiatrist who discovered street photography a decade ago and established himself as one of the most influential and creative practitioners of the craft. His work is striking, contemporary, and often surreal, and he has an uncanny knack for capturing absurdity, ambiguity, and subtle humor. His photos have been included in numerous publications, have won international awards, and been exhibited around the world. He is a member of Burn My Eye, a collective of well-known contemporary street photographers.

Take advantage of this unprecedented opportunity to shoot with Jack on his home turf in this intensive two-day workshop. This workshop will feature classroom time as well as shooting in the streets with Jack and extensive in-the-field instruction. The workshop will conclude with discussion and critique of the photos taken over the weekend. This class is limited to 12 students and is expected to sell out.

DATES:
June 11-12

SCHEDULE:
June 11: 9-5:30. Morning classroom session followed by shooting Market Street with Jack.
June 12: 9-4. Editing and review at EyeEm Studio followed by optional afternoon shooting.

PRICE: $600

Email any questions to workshops@streetfoto.org, or guarantee your space in the class now by clicking the purchase button below. (SORRY, THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT)

3-DAY STREET PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP WITH VINEET VOHRA

THE ART OF STORYTELLING

JUNE 10-12, 2016

(WITH SPECIAL GUEST RICHARD BRAM)

***SOLD OUT***

vineet_vohra_01Vineet Vohra is an internationally-respected street photographer from New Dehli, India, and the co-founder and CEO of APF Magazine. His work is vivid, contemporary, and complex, and sits at the forefront of a wave of extraordinary photography coming out of south Asia over the last decade. He is a Fuji X photographer and was recently named one of the 20 most influential street photographers in the world by StreetHunter. His photos have appeared in many prestigious publications around the globe.

Vineet is an experienced teacher who regularly sells out workshops around Asia and Europe, and StreetFoto is honored to be able to bring him to San Francisco to teach in the United States for the first time.

This workshop is three full days and is entitled “The Art of Storytelling.” It will be focused on creating a series of photos that share a common theme or narrative arc. Suitable for street photographers of all skill levels, this workshop will teach students not just to create great images, but to create great projects. It is for any street photographer who wants to take his or her work to the next level. It will include classroom time, shooting with Vineet on the streets of San Francisco, and detailed critique.

This class will feature a crossover joint session with the Richard Bram workshop. Vineet and Richard will discuss their contrasting styles and approaches.

This class is limited to 15 students and is expected to sell out.

DATES:
June 10-12

SCHEDULE:
June 10: 9:30-6. Morning classroom session followed by shooting with Vineet.
June 11: 9-5:30. Shooting all day followed by re-cap.
June 12: 10-4. Editing and review with Vineet followed by optional afternoon shooting.

All classroom time will be at RayKo Photo Center.

PRICE: $750

Email questions to workshops@streetfoto.org, or reserve your space today by clicking the purchase button below. (SORRY, THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT)

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