2014 NOOR-Nikon Masterclass in Documentary Photography – Turkey

2014 NOOR-Nikon Masterclass in Documentary Photography – Turkey

Deadline: February 10, 2014

NOOR, Nikon and Genis Aci Project Office (GAPO) is pleased to invite photographers to submit their portfolios for selection for the 2014 NOOR-Nikon Masterclass in Documentary Photography in Turkey. The Masterclass is a unique opportunity to gain new knowledge, contacts, learn to tell stories in a visual language and develop a personal vision.

NOOR photo agency and foundation and Nikon Europe support documentary photographers from emerging markets all over the world through the organization of annual motivational masterclasses. The 2014 program takes place in Istanbul, Turkey from 24 March through to 28 March 2014.


The masterclass will be accessible to young and aspiring documentary photographers and photojournalists from the following countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Cyprus, Georgia, Greece, Iraq, Iran, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria and Turkey.

Submission Requirements

For submission you are required to have:

  • Basic experience in documentary photography or photojournalism;
  • A high level of motivation;
  • English language skills (the workshop is in English);
  • A good technical understanding of your camera equipment, a working knowledge of the media environment and basic image management skills.

Cost and Sponsorship

The workshop is free of charge; travel and accommodation costs will be reimbursed (possession of a passport and travel insurance is required to apply).

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