Elena Givone presents: Creation and design, an approach to creative process
From: 2012/05/09 To: 2012/05/09
During this webinar we will learn the development of style and language in photography after the realization of a concept. Through the study of technical Knowledge we will try to go beyond our limits in order to focus on language and on communication of our emotions and our needs with stylistic techniques. We will study photographic equipment such as cameras, lenses, tripods,flash and how to use them according to stylistic requirements.
Biography of Elena Givone
Elena Givone was born in Turin in 1979. She lives and works between Turin and Amsterdam. She Gradueted with honors from the IED of Turin and at Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam.
In 2006 she is awarded with the “Attenzione Nuovo Talento Fotografico Fnac” prize, thanks to the project: “PAZI MINE- Sarajevo 2006”. During a residence artist in Brasil she carries out a few personal projects, such as “Flying Away”, wich began on streets of Madrid in 2007. In Brazil, she begins teaching customs and tecniques of photography with the workshop “Photography as Art” to a group of university students and young people from an indigenous tribe.
This new marriage between art and solidarity becomes a source of inspiration for the young artist, hereafter new solidarity projects follow in Mali, Burundi and India. She joined Contrasto in 2008.