After the great success of the first five editions, Let me Italian you is proudly ready to launch the sixth edition of DISCOVER BUDAPEST, with wonderful news!
SPECIAL EDITION! Exclusively for this edition, the project has the prestigious support of National Geographic Hungary: participants will see one of their photos taken in Budapest selected and published on the official website of one of the most prestigious magazines in the world! A unique opportunity to enrich your baggage and portfolio.
Read the article written by National Geographic Hungary about it: http://www.ng.hu/Channel/2018/11/18/Kulonleges-fotopalyazat-indul-Budapesten
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 (amateurs and not) 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.
The tour of the Old Town is organized in collaboration with Zsuzsanna Virag, a local guide, 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 most beautiful sites: Heroes Square, Fisherman's Bastion, Vajdahunyad Castle, Margaret island, Buda Castle.
In order to improve the participants’ professional and academic skills, there will be four workshops :
- Lecture with the Nationa Geographic photographer Csaba Tökölyi at Instituto Italiano di Cultura
- Workshop "Urban Photography" lead by the photographer Isabel Val
- Workshop "Fashion Photography " lead by Adrienn Örkényi in a professional studio
- Workshop "Collecting City" lead by the photographer Isabel Val
Further, there will be an Outdoor Shooting with local models in the stunning location of the Fisherman's Bastion.
How is DISCOVER BUDAPEST - Special Edition 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 4 days.
Here you are the agenda:
Thursday 7 March
09:30 – 10:00 Opening & Welcoming to Discover Budapest
10:00 – 12:00 Old Town Budapest Visit with Zsuzsanna Virag
15:00 – 17:30 Lecture with Csaba Tökölyi at Istituto Italiano di Cultura
Friday 8 March
10:00 – 12:30 Workshop "Fashion Photography" with Adrienn Örkényi
15:00 - 17:30 Workshop "Urban Photography" with Isabel Val
Saturday 9 March
10:00 – 12:00 Outdoor Shooting with local models at the Fisherman's Bastion
15:00 – 17:00 Visit of Buda Castle
Sunday 10 March
10:00 – 12:30 Visit of Heroes Square, Vajdahunyad Castle with Zsuzsanna Virag
12:30 – 13:00 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, Isabel Val,Adrienn Örkényi.
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 the Facebook page of 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.