Cape Town, Monday, July 11, 2016 – Today the work began. Knots of students gathered in classrooms all over the Orms Cape Town School of Photography (which generously donated the excellent venue) watching examples of visual essays. and absorbing instructors’ tips and ideas on effective storytelling.
Some students were already in the field, working on their stories, or contacting subjects, fixers or others essential to developing their stories.
The evening brings presentations of personal work by instructors Kael Alford and Andrea Bruce, along with a special presentation by instructor Claire Rosen on “Brainstorming and the Creative Process.” This was followed by a free-form discussion by Claire, Andrea and Kael.