DATES:from 22th March 2017 to 26th March 2017

WHERE: Budapest, Hungary

WHAT IS PROVIDED:

  • Accomodation in Budapest at BMYBED  http://bmybedbudapest.com/
  • Special discount for Breakfast 
  • Guided Tour of Budapest in English 
  • 3 Photography Workshops
  • International Attendance Certificate
  • 2 Team Leaders

 

WHY SHOULD I TAKE PART IN?

  • Learn to work in an international team.
  • Workshop organized by Budapest Metropolitan University
  • Workshop by Isabel Val
  • Photo shooting lead by Sara Mosa
  • 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​

 
Lucrezia I'm Lucrezia, 19 years old girl from Milan but living in Brescia because of the university. I'm studying Photography and it's my first year. I love to travel as much as I love photography and I would really like to combine these two things.
Sara Hi, my name is Sara. I am an American, living and working in southern Italy for the past 24 years. I teach translation and writing at the University of Bari. In my free time I am passionate about weightlifting and photography.
Adriana My name is Adriana; I am Italian and I come from Turin. I participated in Discover Krakow 5, in September. I love travelling and foreign languages, and, of course, taking photos! I can't wait to take part in Discover Budapest – me and my Nikon D800. I am Admin of the Instagram account IG_Turin.
Pasquale Ciao, sono Pasquale e vivo a Catanzaro. Ho partecipato a Discover Krakow 6,lo scorso Dicembre Ho passione per la fotografia e scopro ogni giorno che è una disciplina trasversale nell'ambito delle conoscenze umane in vari campi della scienza, della tecnica, della tecnologia, dell'arte e della geometria, ma anche della psicologia e del costume (e anche altro): tutto questo merita passione, studio e approfondimento. Ecco perchè uso le occasioni possibili per assecondare questa passione che è in continuo mutamento. In fotografia non c'è un "punto di gravità".
Elisa Hi! My name is Elisa, I am a 31 years old Journalist living near Garda Lake. I really love art and history, books, traveling, listening and telling any kind of stories! Especially through writing and through the photography! I am looking forward to meeting you in Budapest.
Laura My name is Laura, I’m 24 years old and I live in Faenza, a city 50 km east from Bologna. Photography is a passion that drives me in my travels, a special way to create personal memories. It’s my first time with “Let me Italian you” project, but I like the idea to explore a new place together with people that share the same passion.
Elisabeth Hi! I’m Elisabeth, I’m 26 and, even if doesn’t looks like, I’m Italian, but my parents are both Chinese. I’m from Catania where I study International Relations. I love travel and discover new place and culture with my camera. This will be the first time with “let me italian you” project and I’m looking forward for it.
Maria Luisa I am Maria Luisa an I am a 25 years old Italian girl. I currently live and work in the Netherlands, but I originally come from Castelfranco Veneto, a small town near Treviso. I love travelling in order to discover places and people. Photography is the key in this discovery!
Samantha Hi guys! I am Samantha, a 23 y/o student from Udine. I partecipated to Discover Krakow VI,in December. I'm studing Public Relations and I love travelling, playing the piano and, obviously, photography. I approached the world of photography when I was 13 thanks to my aunt and her camera and when I was 17 I bought my first reflex. I'm so excited to take part in this adventure in Budapest!
Monica Hi! I’m Monicafrom Udine (Italy) and i’m 21 years old. I'm studying Public Relations at University. I started a few months to get interested seriously to photography and then I have much to learn and what better occasion than Discover Budapest.
Filomena Hi! I'm Filomena, I'm 37 years old and I live in Andria (Puglia). Study law and work I deal with advertising. I love traveling and free time I dedicate myself to photography, particularly the streetphotography.
Aurora All people see the world with their own eyes, it is not easy to show what we see others, but if you could do it ? Perhaps with a single click! I was part of Discover Krakow 4, last July.
Maria From myself, I can tell that I’m a driven person and that throughout my life I’ve always dedicated myself to the fullest in every challenge I’ve taken, committed in every step of the way. I am an amateur Photographer - Special b&w street photography. I partecipated in Discover Krakow 6,last December.
Anastasiya My name is Anastasia. I'm from Russia. I like to travel, discover new places and to see the world through my camera. Sometimes I feel like I am the only one who sees in a simple thing something that will look cool on the photo. I partecipated in Discover Krakow 4 and in Discover Barcelona 1.
Aleksandra I'm Ola and I come from Poland. Photography is my great passion. I've been taking pictures since I remember. These are usually nature but also city and people photos. Recently, I've learnt how to take photographs in a professional studio. I'm keen on travelling, books, languages and yoga.
Rania My name is Rania. My passion is photography. This is why I chose to quit my career in Finance over a year ago. Since then, I have fully dedicated myself to photography. Did I ever look back? Never! There is so much to learn, discovering this fascinating world. I love to travel and explore new places. If you like to follow my combined passion for travel and photography, please visit:
Romane Romane is a self-taught photographer born in France in 1999. I partecipated in Discover Krakow 4 and Discover Barcelona 1. Naturally curious but reserved, the music and photography were her chosen means of expression ; even more when, a few years ago she stopped talking . Her art is strongly influenced by her life, her feelings and emotions and by her cultural interests.
Eleana Hi! my name is Eleana, I'm un Urban Planner, but now I work in Amazon. I'm not a photographer, but I LOVE look around me ...everything, and try to search the other side of things, the one that no one sees.....sometimes I find it! I partecipated in Discover Barcelona 1.
Nicoletta I'm Nicoletta, but Nico it's fine. I'm 32 years old and I'm from Piacenza. I'm totally in love with capture the world and people with my camera. I also love travel and discover new places and cities.
Katarzyna My name is Catherine and I am 33 years old. I'm Polish and I work and live in The Netherlands. My passions are traveling and photografy. In life I'm an optimist and this allows me to achive happiness and make my dreams come true.
Daniela Hey! My name is Daniela and I am 24 years old. At the moment I live in Würzburg, Germany, where I study media and communication. By taking photos I try to catch the beauty of the places I visit and to show it in my own way. What I love most of photography is to create memories that will last forever. I partecipated in Discover Krakow V and VI.
Valentina I am Valentina, I am 28 years old, I was born and raised in Southern Italy, but I have been living and working in Bologna for many years. The city I live in is my pictures' Muse and subject. I am in love with photography in any shape and form, but I prefer lanscapes, urban or natural areas. The colours, the mountain shapes, the city life confusion, the strenght of the sunsets by the sea: all of these things convey strong feelings to me. I try to instill these feelings in my puctures and to convey them to the spectators as well.
Eleonora Hi everyone! I'm Eleonora and I'm 25. I started to be interested in the field of photography last summer when I was in Brazil and I discovered some amazing places, getting in touch with people with different cultures and ways of thinking. Exploring the world is my deeper passion.

PARTICIPANTS

After the great success of the six editions of Discover Krakow and three editions of Discover Barcelona,  Let me Italian you is proud to announce the first edition of DISCOVER BUDAPEST.

DISCOVER BUDAPEST is an innovative project with a purpose to make the participants have 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 Budapest,Hungary, trough photos, reportage, videos made by photographers from different places of the world. DISCOVER BUDAPEST wants to enrich the professional and academic path of the photographer, moreover it wants to enrich their portfolio.

DISCOVER BUDAPEST is supported by Italian Cultural Institute in Budapest.

We proudly announce the project is also supported by National Geographic Magyarország.

The tour of the Old Town is organized in collaboration with Greg Kieckhefer, a professional photographer, who knows all the sights of Budapest and will take you on a guided tour. Furthermore, agenda will be enriched with the visit of the UNESCO World heritage site: the Jewish District (including Europe’s largest synagogue).

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

  1. Workshop "How to Photograph Cities" organized by the prestigious Budapest Metropolitan University; the teacher of the workshop will be the Pulitzer winner photographer Tamás Révész. Mr. Révész is also one of the great masters and he is the head of the photojournalism specialization at Budapest Metropolitan University.
  2. Workshop "Urban Photography" lead by the photographer Isabel Val in Fraser Residence Budapest
  3. Photo shooting "People & Place" lead by Sara Mosa and sponsored by Free Faces Model Management (Website - Facebook - Instagram)

 

Exclusively for this edition: National Geographic Morning. On Friday 24th March, each participant will have 2 hours to go around the city in order to make the best picture that represents Budapest! That photo will be publisheb by National Geographic.

Further, we will have an impactful storytelling with the blind photographer Tara Wills : "beauty is everywhere, just look closer, you will see it."  

 

How is DISCOVER Budapest organized and what is its output?

The role of the participant is to take photos of Budapest’s beauties during each guided tours. You will work alone or in pairs (your fellow could be one your friend). The project lasts 5 days. 

Here you are the agenda:

Wednesday 22 March

08:00 – 12:30 Participants arrival

14:00 – 15:00 Opening & Welcoming to Discover Budapest

15:00 – 17:30 Old Town Budapest Visit with Greg Kieckhefer

Thursday 23 March

10:00 – 12:00 Workshop "How to Photograph Cities" at Budapest Metropolitan University

14:30 - 17:30 Jewish District Visit with Greg Kieckhefer

Friday 24 March

10:00 – 12:00 National Geographic Morning

15:00 – 17:00 Workshop "Urban Photography" with Isabel Val in Fraser Residence Budapest


Saturday 25 March

10:00 – 12:30 Visit to the Fisherman's Bastion & Photo shooting "People & Place" with Sara Mosa & sponsored by Free Faces Model Management

15:00 – 17:00  Storytelling with the blind photographer Tara Wills

Sunday 26 March

09:30 – 10:30 Issue of Attendance certificates and Good bye

 

At the end of the project, each participant shall receive an Attendance certificates signed by the Let me Italian you team and all its partners: Italian Cultural Institute in Budapest,Budapest Metropolitan University, Isabel Val, Sara Mosa.

Plus, in order to bring more visibility to the work done during the project, each participant will submit 20 photos with their credits to Let me Italian you and one of the photos will be published by National Geographic Magyarország, by the Facebook page of Hungary Art & Architecture (32K followers), by  Daily News Hungary (30K followers) and by Daily magyar (20K followers) plus from our official Instagram account @letmeitalianyou and Flickr account Let me Italian you.

 

 

 

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