From June 20-23, Jocelyn Bain Hogg will hold a three-day workshop inspired by his book, Pleasure Island. The workshop will focus on developing skills in photographing in clubs and shooting nightlife. The workshop will take place in Berlin during the two of the cities biggest parties: Fête de la musique (21 June) and Christopher Street Day (22 June).

Jocelyn Bain Hogg is VII photographer and has written five books about photography.


Jocelyn-Bain-Hogg, Pleasure-Island

©Jocelyn Bain Hogg/ VII

Here is a breakdown of the workshop schedule.

10.00 am – 11.00 am: Photo-Berlin team introduces the workshop
afternoon / night: Solo shooting the assignment
7.30 pm – 9.00 pm: Open Lecture. The photographer presents his work: screening, Q&A.

9.00 am – 1.30 pm: Introduction of the theme, slideshow of other similar works, studying magazines, portfolio reviews
afternoon / night: Solo shooting the assignment

9.00 am – 1.30 pm: Questions about the theme, solving difficult situations, the Master is available for questions, advices, editing pictures
afternoon / night: Solo shooting the assignment

2.00 pm – 6.30 pm: Final editing session: viewing of the students’ work (30 pictures each, previously selected), editing and discussion. The Master photographer gives some final tips.

The tuition fee for active participants is € 470 (approximately $610)
There is the possibility to attend as listener at a cost of €120 (approximately $155)
Listeners will only take part in the theoretical lessons.

Pre-registration is open until June 3rd 2013.