For its second consecutive year, Magnum Photos and the BECA Before Creating Academy are pleased to present an exciting workshop with Rafał Milach in Sofia, Bulgaria July 19—21, 2024. 

Join Magnum photographer Rafał Milach for a three-day workshop focused on documentary photography and the development of personal long-term projects.

Structured as intensive sessions of editing and sequencing exercises as well as group portfolio reviews, this workshop will offer strategies on how to present your work and enable participants to set individual project objectives. Since the last decades, Rafal Milach has been working on long-term projects around Eastern Europe exploring themes of history and transformation — leading to books publishing and exhibitions worldwide. With his experience, Rafal will be able to guide you onto your project’s approach and the upcoming steps you need to make 

This immersive and intimate group setting workshop invites applications from photographers seeking to enhance their personal projects.

This workshop is open to 12 participants and is suitable for photographers with a substantial body of work seeking guidance in the final stages of their projects, as well as photographers embarking on new projects and in the research stage. Each participant will have the opportunity to gain a comprehensive understanding of the editing process for long-term projects and selecting the optimal format for their presentation.

This workshop offers: 

  • Group crits
  • Intimate sessions and lectures on visual storytelling
  • Editing and sequencing strategies
  • A 50-page workbook on how to get started in photography
  • This workshop is open to both still and moving image makers


Click here to book your place in this workshop.

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