20 May 2009
The Position of the Contemporary Documentary Photographer. Symposium at the Epson Fotofestival Naarden
Speakers: Petra Stavast / Monique Scuric / Michiel van Opstal / Annelies Kuiper / Hans Gremmen
What is the position of the contemporary documenatry photographer? The documentary photography was for a long time given an identity by its engagement and involvement in social stories. Nowadays our contact with the world is scattered over several media. Documentary photographers are reflecting there position as image-makers and define there position within the field of documentary photography. They explain which strategies they use to tell their stories.