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VSS BOTSHABELO with the most vss models ever

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More models still to be signed up

19-22 March - Join us for the extended weekend or just a day or two

A photographic excursion to Botshabelo, a historical village situated 5km from Middelburg.

Photography of models in contemporary settings, themes and outfits: fashion, Gatsby, chic modern, post-modern (post apocalyptic), romantic and art-nouveau (Pre-Raphaelite).

Available light with 'real time' fill-light also using grey-card and incident light readings. Guided instruction on sets.
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 themes. Styling, props special effects (smoke etc) and placement of models will be demonstrated.
The Botshabelo masterclass workshops have become a photo team-build 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. However, we plan to make this an exclusive event, no more than 16 outside photographers - excluding VSS students who will assist and participate. This allows for almost a model per photographer.

Most models ever (on right), costumes, professional hairdresser, make-up artist, stylist, special effects, venue, photo instruction, student assistance, out of this world catering, From 4 nights down to day visiting. THE AIM WITH EVERY BOTSHABELO TRIP IS TO GO BIGGER!

Thursday 8 March

Friday 9 March

Saturday 10 March

Sunday 11 March

Monday 12 March

Masterclass will be led by Hein Waschefort and students
R2 500 all inclusive- Film and film cameras are available from VSS for photographers wishing to explore the retro side of real photography. Hein will assist and guide on analogue photography throughout weekend.

Photographers will be limited - early booking essential! (deposit ensures place) Banking details: Visual Skills School Cheque account, Absa, Branch code: 632005 Account no: 4067624782
Bookings: Christine at - [email protected]



Botshabelo - top model - fashion weekend 8-12 MARCH

Most models, hairdresser and make-up artists ever at a fantastic venue

Going BIGGER and BIGGER all-star photo event PRESENTED BY VSS and Hein Waschefort