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30 May - 1 June 2013

found light photography

A photographic excursion to Botshabelo, a historical village situated 5km from Middelburg. Photography of models in contemporary settings and outfits (1920-1930) using available light with 'real time' fill-light.
Shoots will take place in- and outdoors, using the antique architecture and interior, VSS will supplement interiors to offer a contemporary backdrop in keep with the theme.
Techniques such as using reflectors, light meters, styling and placement of models will be demonstrated.

The Botshabelo masterclass workshops have become a photo teambuild experience of note. The old students and some 'really old' students join in to make it a fun weekend, all photographers and friends are welcome.

VSS students and old students, VSS CREATIVE virtual club members, Photo Challenge Camera Club members and PSSA members rates for weekend R900-00 including model fees, meals and two nights' accommodation.

Accommodation is dormitory style wth bedding.

For couples not wanting dormitory accommocation, an extra levy of R100 per night is charged per person sharing - these rooms are limited.

Friday program:

VISUAL SKILLS SCHOOL Botshabelo winter 2

Saturday program:

VISUAL SKILLS SCHOOL Botshabelo winter 3

Hein Waschefort

Masterclass will be led by Hein Waschefort

Bookings: Christine at

[email protected]

Botshabelo winter workshop

bright young people - FLAMING YOUTH, Great Gatsby



VISUAL SKILLS SCHOOL Botshabelo winter

Shots from previous Botshabelo weekend

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