Documentary photographers and videographers from around the world are invited to join the second MeMo Masterclass
What is about?
MeMo Masterclass is a masterclass with the aim to develop personal projects in photojournalism and video documentary in all stages from the concept to promotion, led by the award-winning photographers of MeMo: Manu Brabo, Fabio Bucciarelli, José Colón, Diego Ibarra Sánchez and Guillem Valle.
The Masterclass will explore the tension between truth and interpretation, the personal vision of the storytelling process, the strategies for creating effective visual stories, the overview of those elements needed to produce a documentary photo and video project.
Max number of students: 8 for each MeMo teacher
How to apply
Send a .zip folder to firstname.lastname@example.org with
› Bio and CV in .pdf format (lastname_firstname_bio.pdf) – no more than 3 pages. Remember to include your personal details, mail and website.
› Motivation letter (lastname_firstname_motivationletter.pdf) – this should be show your background, personal abilities and qualities that will differ you fom the other candidates. Its baseline should emphasize your goals and prospects about your future career.
› Photo Portfolio. Applicants must submit one or two projects with up to 30 images in total, representing the candidate’s vision and his or her ability to execute the project commissioned during the Masterclass. The images must conform to the following specifications: .jpeg files at 72dpi with 3000 pixels on the long size. Files names must include a sequence number starting with 01 (lastname_firstname_01.jpg).
› Video Portfolio. A max. of 3 minutes .mov video in HD 720p. It can be a teaser, a short story or in case of non previous experience in video, the applicant might send a max 2 minutes multimedia reportage (with pictures, music, and/or text).
All applicants must send all the required files (Bio and CV, Motivation Letter, Photo or Video Portfolio) in a .zip folder (lastname_firstname.zip) via WeTransfer.
Applicants must send their proposals before midnight (Central Europe Time) of June 12th 2018.
The list of participants will be announced here on the 15th of June.
The selected photographers and videographers need to confirm theirs acceptance within 20th June.
Once selected, the fee to attend MeMo Masterclass 2018 is 650 €, payable through bank transfer/PayPal within 20th June.