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Photographers Portfolio Review
Fri 24 November 2017, 13:00 – 14:30 Gulf Standard Time United Arab Emirates Time
Your opportunity to receive a Portfolio Review by a world class photographer during the Xposure International Photography Festival 2017.
Portfolio Reviews will provide an opportunity to receive advice from industry experts and world-class Professional Photographers who have a wealth of experience in commercial photography, photojournalism, documentary, landscape, travel, & portraiture genres. Our reviewers are interested in seeing all types and genre of photographic work.
The Portfolio Review period will be from 13:00 - 14:30 on Friday 24th November 2017 in a dedicated Portfolio Review Area.
Individuals wishing to book for a paid review will be able to get a confirmed placement on a first come first served basis. Sharjah Government Media Bureau supports the development of photographers and will be subsidising the reviews. To pre-book a review a fee of AED 200 ($54.50) will be charged at time of booking.
You are required to prepare your portfolio either in printed form, on a tablet or a laptop with images arranged in a dedicated folder. Our experts will review your work on a one to one basis, identify their favourite images and give advice how to improve and also credit when due.
FIVE STEPS FOR YOUR REVIEW
Research your reviewers and make sure that your work is relevant to what they do. You have 15 minutes, with some pretty important creatives in the industry, don't waste it.
Come armed with 1 or 2 specific questions that are pertinent to your reviewer's area of expertise.
Bring your best work and the actual portfolio you would show to clients.
Make sure your prints look great. This is especially important when seeing galleries.