After the great success of the last seven editions, Let me Italian you is proudly ready to launch the octave and exclusive edition of DISCOVER BARCELONA, with wonderful news! The first edition for the year 2019!
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. In the last seven editions, it involved 170 participants from 26 different nationalities and more than 3900 photos taken. Beyond the prestigious collaboration with M'agrada Catalunya.
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 (amateurs and not) 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 Institut D’Estudis fotografics de Catalunya.
The tour of Barcelona is organized in collaboration with a professional guide, Yan Pekar, 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: Parc de Montjuïc, Placa de Espanya, Parc Guell, Barceloneta, Port Vell, Bunker del Carmen - Turó de la Rovira .
In order to improve participants’ professional and academic skills, there will be four workshops :
- Workshop "Street Photography" organized by the famous Institut D’Estudis fotografics de Catalunya;
- Workshop "Fashion Photography" organized by the photographer Julia Art Photography;
- Workshop "Photography as an art of seeing beyond obvious" organized by the photographer Yan Pekar;
- Outdoor Photo Shooting with local models, fashion designers, make-up artists in Parc de la Ciutadella
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 21 February
09:00 – 09:30 Opening & Welcoming to Discover Barcelona
10:30 – 12:30 Workshop “Street Photography” at Institut D’Estudis fotografics de Catalunya
16:30 – 19:00 Practice low-light photography with tripods in Bunker del Carmel with Yan Pekar
Friday 22 February
10:00 – 12:30 Workshop "Fashion Photography" with Julia Art Photography
16:00 - 18:00 Workshop “Photography as an art of seeing beyond obvious" with Yan Pekar
Saturday 23 February
10:30 – 12:30 Outdoor Shooting at Parc de la Ciutadella
15:30 – 17:30 Discover Barcelona Seaside with Yan Pekar
Sunday 24 February
10:00 – 12:30 Visit of Parc Guell
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: Institut D’Estudis fotografics de Catalunya, Yan Pekar, Julia Art Photography.
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 M'agrada Catalunya (124K 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.