Course of documentary photography and photojournalism

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Program Description

Communicate, excite, surprise and synthesized: these are the challenges for any photographer dedicated to communication, regardless of the medium (newspaper, journals, archives, publishers ...) and the support (paper, video, television or Internet) which published their work.

With this Course Documentary Photography and Photo Story, GrisArt enables the acquisition of theoretical, expressive, editing, critical and historical knowledge to develop this powerful overall solvency communicative resource.

While focusing on key issues such as the photo essay and fotonoticia, the course delves into specific genres (travel report, anthropological, social and conflict, sports or nature), offered by various photographers specialists.

Within this field, increasingly, professional specialist must be able to reinvent itself and adapt to new technologies if they do not want to be marginalized in a rapidly changing profession. To do so is to consider the following:

- The photographic still image is no longer the only graphic resource. The new photographer to master and take advantage of the video, any current camera features. This implies control their narrative codes and technical possibilities.

- The traditional camera is not the only tool able to provide a good result. Electronic devices, such as mobile phone, may be suitable means to resolve specific situations. The captured image can be complemented with instant editing and digital processing.

- Photographers should control the quality of your images and to tackle them in order to improve its expressiveness. This required knowledge of digital processing, allowing them to act on the ground quickly and be able to disseminate their work.

- Be aware of the radical and ongoing changes in the field of communication, to consider globalization and the management of social networking as an opportunity to spread the work itself.

GrisArt, aware of the need for multimedia knowledge offered in its curriculum the ability to supplement the training with the following courses: - Video Course for Photographers - Course on Digital Image Processing

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GrisArt - Escola Superior de Fotografia es un centro privado dedicado desde 1985 a la docencia exclusiva de la fotografía, con dos principios educativos fundamentales: asegurar una sólida y completa f ... Read More

GrisArt - Escola Superior de Fotografia es un centro privado dedicado desde 1985 a la docencia exclusiva de la fotografía, con dos principios educativos fundamentales: asegurar una sólida y completa formación fotográfica a sus alumnos, adaptada a los cambios tecnológicos actuales, y fomentar un entorno en el que se apoye y estimule su creatividad. Para ello cuenta con: Una amplia oferta formativa: un Plan de Estudios de dos años, Cursos Profesionales, Cursos Especializados y Cursos de Iniciación a la Fotografía Una enseñanza basada en el conocimiento y uso de las tecnologías digitales. Una metodología teórico-práctica muy dinámica que estimula la participación y el trabajo continuado del alumno. Un equipo de profesores formado por reconocidos profesionales de la fotografía y la docencia. Unas instalaciones a disposición de los alumnos. Una convocatoria de becas para la formación. Una sala de exposiciones Un programa de actividades paralelas (conferencias, visitas concertadas a centros de arte, encuentros con fotógrafos...) Read less