Getting to Know Lesvos through Photography

With Tzeli Hadjidimitriou

Tzeli is one of Greece's most respected photographers.  She was born and grew up on Lesvos and has written various books on the island.  She knows the island and its people intimately and has written a detailed guide to Lesvos.   As a result she is able to show you a side of the island visitors rarely see, bringing you into contact with its traditions and culture.  Visiting small villages to meet local people and trying local delicacies you will get a flavour of the island others rarely have the opportunity to experience.  At the same time you will learn how to use your camera to take professional looking photographs discovering a world flooded with light.

Tzeli will teach you how to see the light of Greece and its landscape with a photographers eye.  You will not only concentrate on the techniques of photography but  will focus on the art of photography and how transfer emotion into your photographs.  Tzeli will help you to come into contact with your senses and use them to create photographs that will impress.

You will learn composition

How to work with light

Photography techniques

How to use the elements around you to compose the picture you want and the techniques to transfer these into the picture itself

You will require single lens reflex digital camera to participate in this workshop.

The workshop will take place over 3 days and all travel around the island is included in the price.

Workshops will take place in May, June, September and October

For more information on Tzeli click on this link Tzelli Hadjidimitriou  or use the link at the bottom of the page to visit Tzeli's website Odoiporikon.

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