2012 Foundry Photojournalism Workshop Contest

Documentary Arts Asia wants to reward documentary photographers and filmmakers working with passion and conviction on quality projects in Asia. DAA is a Chiang Mai based non-profit organization working primarily in photography and film, but also in audio and narrative writing, to tell the stories from Asia that need to be heard. 

DAA is currently calling for entires to win a seat at the 2012 Foundry Photojournalism Workshop. It is open to citizens of Thailand, Laos, Burma/Myanmar, India, Nepal, Bangladesh, China, Cambodia, Vietnam, Philippines, Singapore, Indonesia & Malaysia who have been shooting professionally for less than three years and who will be under the age of 30 on 4th August 2012.

Documentary Arts Asia is acting as the primary local partner for this year’s Foundry Photojournalism Workshop, which will run from 29th July to 4th August in Chiang Mai, Thailand. The Foundry Workshop is an incredible opportunity for photographers to learn from some of the greatest practitioners working in the world today. This year’s amazing group of instructors includes: Alison MorleyRon HavivWalter AstradaAndrea BruceDavid GuttenfelderDavid StoreyAshley GilbertsonMaggie Steber and many more!

Deadline to enter is 21st June 2012.

Please visit their website for further submission information.

Note: Prize does not include transport, lodging or food.