DATES:from 23th February 2017 to 26th February 2017

WHERE: Barcelona, Spain

WHAT IS PROVIDED:

  • Accomodation in Barcelona at CASA GRACIA http://www.casagraciabcn.com/
  • A Guided Tour of Barcelona in English 
  • Entrance to the monumental area of Parc Guell
  • 3 Photography Workshops
  • Practice low-light photography with tripods
  • International Attendance Certificate
  • 2 Team Leaders

 

WHY SHOULD I TAKE PART IN?

  • Learn to work in an international team.
  • Workshop organized by Institut D’Estudis fotografics de Catalunya
  • Workshop by Yan Pekar + Baptiste Rutko
  • Practice low-light photography with tripods with Yan Pekar
  • 1 photo per each participant will be published with his credits by Barcelona Travel Magazine
  • 20 photos published by Let me Italian you
  • International Visibility
  • International Experience

To see the photos realized by the participants:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/141076565@N06/albums 

To see the full gallery of the project: 

https://www.facebook.com/letmeitalianyou/photos

To read the references of the last participants:

https://www.facebook.com/letmeitalianyou/reviews

​www.letmeitalianyou.com/testimonials​

 
Viviana Hi, I'm Viviana! I'm 26 years old and I'm Italian. I'm a simple girl who loves photography. I have a dream: I'd like to discover the world with my camera in the hand!! See you in Barcelona!
Chiara I am an Italian self-taught photographer, based in Reggio Emilia. I love photography because it allows me to seize the moment and allows me to get away from it. my favorite genres are portrait and fashion, lately I'm getting closer to the street photography.
Lisa Hi! My name is Lisa, I'm from Italy and I'm 23 years old. I love to travel and take pictures of what I see around me, in particular landscapes and macros. I decided to take part of this project to improve my abilities and to do something for myself in a city that I've always wanted to discover.
Sara Hi, I'm Sara, 19! I'm from Verona ! I'm a student and I love animals(I have two rabbits,a dog and a cat) and especially nature! Photography is something that makes me so happy and for this it's also a way to know myself ! I'm so excited to discover Barcelona ;)!
Svetlana Hello! My name is Svetlana, i’m 30 years old and I’m a journalist from Siberia living in Italy. I came here 3 years ago for to continue my professional training in the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. Some months ago i started my own blog about fashion designers and artisans so i need to know how to make a good photo and video content for it. I chose LetMeItalianYou because I’m sure “Discover Barcelona” will hep me to know all about fashion and street photography.
Martina Hi! I'm Martina. I'm 21 years old. I live in Alba, a small town in the province of Cuneo. I study at the Academy of Fine Arts in Cuneo in the department of Multimedia Arts. I love travelling and photography. It is a piece of my heart. I love every kind of photography.
Edyta Born in 80 ‘ live in Poland I have two children. With my husband we have IT company. Photography is my passion, it gives me a lot of joy. I'm an amateur, enthusiast. I love my family, traveling, take photos, paint, observe, read and run - not at the same time,
Tommy Hello! 'm Tommy, 42 and i am from a small town Westerlo in Belgium. I fell in love with photografy for almost 2 years now. I like to shoot, because it makes me look for the beauty in everything. I am really looking forward to meet and learn from you all in this beautiful city!
Noemi Hello, I'm Noemi, I live near Livorno,Tuscany. I love animals and take photo especially to capture moments that I can relive. I play volley and athletics. I look forward to begin this amazing adventure
Klaudia Hello, I’m Klaudia from Poland, 18 years old. I go to Art School, I have a lot of passions and one of them is photography. I love combine and create something new. I want travel around the world and capture every moment in an interesting way.
Joanna I'm a polish gallivanter who looks for any opportunity to travel and discover new places with it's history, culture and people. Photography is one of my hobbies and combined with traveling gives a new perspectives and ideas on how the world's beauty can be captured.
Priscilla Hi, I'm Priscilla, I'm 21 and I live in Bologna, northern Italy, but I come from Sicily, in southern Italy. I study social work at university. I'm a very friendly person and I spent my free time with my friends. I love travelling, reading books, doing crossfit and last but not last I love photography. I like meeting new people, knowing different cultures and discovering new places. I hope this project help me to grow up from a human point of view.
Donatella Hi! My name is Donatella and I'm from Italy. I'm 25 years old and I spend my time between studies and travels. Actually I live in France doing a civic service. I'm an amateur photographer and I use photography as storytelling. My camera and my diary always accompany me during my travels!
Marcha Hi! My name is Marcha and I am from the Netherlands, I am 31 years old and a self-taught amateur photographer. My favourite genre is nature like landscapes and macro, but being part of this project will improve my skills in other genres. Photography is like storytelling, mainly about the beautiful world we live in. I am looking forward being part of Discover Barcelona III.
Claudia Hi, I'm Claudia. I'm 23 and I study photography in Bologna, though I come from Puglia. I love travelling, learning languages and meeting new people. I chose Discover Barcelona as I think it will taught me a lot about travel photography and portraits, wich are my favourite kind of pictures. In addition, I fell in love with Spain two years ago. So, I'm excited about the idea of doing something I love in such an amazing country.
Anna I am Anna. I'm 21 years old. My talent to takes photo notice by my mum . When we were on our holidays in the mountains I took one photo by phone. It was pretty simply,but my mum said that I have to try to do more photos,because she think I have kind of talent. Like we know we have to listen our mums, 'cause they knows better what we have to do. So I started to interested in photography since 14 until forever!
Benedetta Hi, my name is Benedetta, I am 19 years old, alive in Sardinia. Photographer because it is my passion, and if in a future you/he/she could become a lavore a dream it would realize him for you.
Anna My name is Anna . I graduated in Economics and in French language. I am interested in photography from an early age. However, the birth of my daughter was the impulse to broaden the knowledge of photography. Since then, I completed digital photography course and among others I participated in workshops of newborn and children photography. I love portraits and reportage. At the beginning of 2016 I have joined Photographic Society in Zielona Gora (Zielonogórskie Towarzystwo Fotograficzne). Each meeting among such great people gives me the motivation to do better and better pictures. This is my favourite pastime from daily responsibilities.
Alina Hi, my name Alina, born in Russia, Volgograd in 1985 ( work as photographer 10 years. Started with fashion magazines, make photo of everything, but prefer portrait and work in studio. Never studying photography, just through practice, and maybe 4 years of art school help me on this way. Last 7 years traveling, live in Thailand, Bali, London, Amsterdam, Spain. Now bassed in Spain, Tenerife. Best place in the world for me. Also Im yoga teacher. So, thats all.
Dominika Hi my name is Dominika 18 years old. I'm from Poland and I learning in Art School. I love painting, drawing and photography. I love to travel and find new inspiration.
Kamila Hi there! I am Polish lawyer, living in Wrocław and looking for colours in life. I love to travel and observe. Even though I am an amateur, photography to me is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. Photography is like a moment, which is a way of putting distance between myself and the rest of the world. It helps to remember and have great memories!
Katia My name is Katia, 20, Italian with a huge passion for languages and travels. I like observing what's around me and capturing those instants impossible to reproduce, 'cause beauty is everywhere.. We just need to look a bit closer. I'm looking forward to this adventure in Barcelona, can't wait to meet you all!

PARTICIPANTS

After the great success of the first edition and the sold-out of the second, Let me Italian you is proudly ready to launch the third edition of DISCOVER BARCELONA.

DISCOVER BARCELONA is an innovative project whose purpose is to make the participants live a professional experience for those who love photography and video making.

The main goal of the project is to valorise and promote the magic city of Barcelona, in Spain, trough photos, reportage, videos made by photographers from different places of the world. DISCOVER BARCELONA wants to enrich the professional and academic path of the photographer, moreover it wants to enrich his portfolio.

DISCOVER BARCELONA is supported by Instituto Italiano de Cultura de Barcelona.

The tour of Barcelona is organized in collaboration with a professional guide who has the role to let discover and know all the beauties of Barcelona thanks guided tours. Furthermore, agenda will be enriched with the visit of the most beautiful sites: Gothich Quarter, Parc Guell, Barceloneta, Port Vell, Bunker del Carmen - Turó de la Rovira .

In order to improve participants’ professional and academic skills, there will be three workshops:

  1. Workshop "Street Photography" organized by the famous Institut D’Estudis fotografics de Catalunya
  2. Workshop "Fashion Photography" organized by the photographer Baptiste Rutko with the models: Olivia Atkinson & Dayana Kubasowa . Make-up Artist: Mante Silva.
  3. Workshop  Meaningful photography - how to be "here and now organized by the photographer Yan Pekar.
  4. Outdoor Photo Shooting with models: 

Team:

 

Exclusively for this edition: a  practice low-light photography with tripods with Yan Pekar in order to learn how to take the best night pictures!

How is DISCOVER BARCELONA organized and what is its output?

The role of participant is to take photos of Barcelona’s beauties during each guided tours. You will work alone or in pair (your fellow could be one your friend). The project lasts 4 days. 

Here you are the agenda:

Thursday 23 February

09:00 – 09:30 Opening & Welcoming to Discover Barcelona

10:30 – 12:30 Workshop “Street Photography” at Institut D’Estudis fotografics de Catalunya

16:00 – 19:00 Practice low-light photography with tripods in Bunker del carmel with Yan Pekar

Friday 24 February

09:30 – 11:00 Workshop "Fashion Photography" with Baptiste Rutko

11:30 - 15:00  Walking in Barceloneta

16:30 – 19:00  Visit of Gothic Quarter

Saturday 25 February

10:30 – 13:00 Visit of Parc Guell

15:30 – 17:30 Workshop “Meaningful photography - how to be here and now" with Yan Pekar


Sunday 26 February

10:00 – 12:30 Outdoor Shootintg at Parc de la Ciutadella

12:30 – 13:00 Issue of Attendance certificates and Good bye

 

At the end of the project, it will be released to each participant the Attendance certificates signed by Let me Italian you and all its partners: Italian Cultural Institute in Barcelona, Institut D’Estudis fotografics de Catalunya, Yan Pekar, Baptiste Rutko.

Plus, in order to make more visible the job done during the project, each participant will give 20 photos with his credits to Let me Italian you and then he will see one photo published by Barcelona Travel Magazine (150K followers),and from our official Instagram account @letmeitalianyou and Flickr account  Let me Italian you.

Further, Discover Barcelona is supported by Andrey Guest List,  free guest list to the best night clubs of Barcelona.

 

 

DISCOVER BARCELONA

 

CARNIVAL EDITION

 

         

Partners of DISCOVER BARCELONA

Hi, I'm Valentina, I'm 22 years-old and I come from Italy. I studied foreign languages at university. I love photography, especially landscape photography, and travel, I play electric guitar and I'm a speaker at a university radio. 

Valentina

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