Noor-Nikon Masterclass in Documentary Photography (South Africa)

NOOR, Nikon and the Cape Town School of Photography invite photographers to submit their portfolio for selection for the 2012 NOOR-Nikon Masterclass in Documentary Photography.

The NOOR Foundation and Nikon Europe BV ( support documentary photographers from emerging markets all over the world through the organization of annual motivational masterclasses. We highly appreciate the support of the Cape Town School of Photography ( hosting this year's program.

The masterclass is accessible to young and aspiring documentary photographers and photojournalists who are South African or are from the SADC (Southern African Development Community) region with a valid passport.

The deadline for submission is Wednesday 22 February 2012. Guidelines and additional information can be found by clicking here.


Nikonians Academy Europe Announces New Workshops and New Schedule for 2011

The Nikonians academy has just announced its 2011 schedule of photography-related workshops in Europe.  Workshops will take place in the UK, Belgium and Netherlands.

About Nikonians Academy Workshops

▪ Exclusive to Nikonians Members
▪ Practical, hands-on training
▪ Interactive - free to ask questions
▪ Comprehensive and in-depth learning experience
▪ Small group sizes; maximum of 15 members
▪ Instructors workshop presentation material provided F.O.C.
▪ High quality Instructors - friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and inspiring

All workshops cost EUR 150

Workshops Topics Include
▪ Master your Nikon D300/D300s In Depth 
▪ Master your Nikon D700 & D3/D3s/D3x In Depth 
▪ Master your Nikon i-TTL Wireless Flash, CLS 
▪ Master your Nikon DSLR Essentials 



U.K. Portraits for Profit Workshop

Recently awarded ‘UK Environmental Portrait Photographer of the Year’, Uzair Kharawala will demonstrate how you can run a profitable and flourishing ‘Home Studio’ business. Using minimal equipment and shooting on-location, you will learn how to produce images in a variety of lighting conditions including indoors and outdoors. Creating simple yet appealing images which will sell, you will learn all you need to begin marketing yourself to your target audience. This workshop will deal with all aspects of ‘Lifestyle’ Portraiture’.