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PhotoVoice add training workshops

PhotoVoice, the UK charity providing training for socially excluded groups, has announced a number of dates for workshops in September and November. For more details and to book your place, please see the press release below.

Press release

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BOOKING NOW FOR PHOTOVOICE TRAINING WORKSHOPS, SEPTEMBER AND NOVEMBER 2010

Designing and running participatory photography projects

3 days: September 14, 15 & 17 (PVWT 006)
3 days: November 17, 18 & 19 (PVWT 009)

These three day workshops provides an overview of participatory photography methods and the key elements of designing, running and
facilitating a participatory photography project. It is aimed at those who want to gain a solid understanding of the processes involved in
working with participatory photography and is ideal for practitioners and professionals looking to embark on their own projects. Participants
will learn about the key aspects of participatory photography, considerations for designing projects, what is involved in running projects and
facilitation techniques. We focus on the key things you need to consider to design and deliver a participatory photography project, and
provide resources to games and activities that can be used in workshops.

Introduction to participatory photography methods
No photographic experience required
1 Day: September 22 2010 (PVWT 007)

This one day workshop provides an introduction to participatory photography for social change practitioners. It is aimed at those who do not
ordinarily work with photography and digital media and are keen to gain an overview of the processes, principles and key elements of
participatory photography methodology.

Introduction to participatory photography for photographers and visual practitioners

1 Day: November 10 2010 (PVTW008)

This one day workshop provides an introduction to participatory photography. It is aimed at those with visual backgrounds who already have
an understanding of working with photography and are keen to gain an overview of the processes, principles and key elements of
participatory photography methodology, with a focus on participation and facilitation.

Please visit the website for full details and to book your place.

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