This new after-school intensive program is offered to high school students in the Etobicoke-Lakeshore and Rexdale areas. With a focus on Photography and Spoken Word, this program will help students ages 13 to 16 further hone their skills and explore their creative talents in Photography and Spoken word poetry. This program is being offered as an extension of the Shazaam In Focus program currently running in grade 8 classrooms in both the Etobicoke-Lakeshore and Rexdale areas.
Please note: Spoken Word will not be offered in this session (Winter 2019)
In Focus (Photography)
Date: Thursdays from Feb 21 – April 11
Location: Humber College North Campus (205 Humber College Blvd, Toronto, Ontario M9W 5L7)
Participants ages 13-16 will have the opportunity to work with professional photography artists to hone their photography and photoshop skills. Working with the theme “im|balance” the Photography Intensive will consist of seven two-hour workshops. The workshops are designed to introduce photography as a tool of social change, which can inspire a positive change in attitudes. Youth will learn the fundamentals of digital photography, elements of design and postproduction. Working through the realm of advocacy, and creating awareness, participants will develop a full body of work which will be exhibited in the Spring of 2019. For more information contact Thom Stoneman, Program Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org