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In the Zone | Photowalk with Phil Cuenco

THURSDAY, Sept 12th | 5PM - 6:30PM

Apply different ways of thinking to optimize your zone focusing experience with Leica Akademie Instructor Philip Cuenco on this technical photowalk. This photowalk is perfect for M-owners or photographers interested in experiencing the Leica M-System and its vast lens portfolio.

From the Streets of New York to the Printed Page

THURSDAY, Sept 12th | 7PM - 8PM

Go from print to published in a talk with Street Photographer Phil Penman as he discusses the process involved with the making of his debut book “STREET”.

Rethinking Photobook Funding Models

FRIDAY, Sept 13th | 4PM - 6PM

Learn how to fund your own photography book with Kickstarter, and get inspiration from photographers who successfully got their projects off the ground!

This is 18: This Is What Girlhood Looks Like

FRIDAY, Sept 13th | 6PM - 7PM

Meet the women behind #ThisIs18, a New York Times photography project exploring girlhood around the world.

Creativity and Imagination to Occupy the Future | Talk with Sheila Pree Bright

FRIDAY, Sept 13th | 7.30PM - 8.30PM

Discover how acclaimed photographic artist Sheila Pree Bright integrates her creativity and imagination to analyze complex social issues through visual narratives that are shaping our world.

Walk This Way

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 12PM - 1PM

Join Vikki Tobak, author of Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop, as she interviews April Walker, lifestyle entrepreneur, author, health/wellness advocate, and creator of one of the first urban fashion brands, WalkerWear.

Game Changers: A Sports Photography Workshop

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 12PM - 4PM

Spend time on the basketball courts and soccer fields improving your action shots with hands-on techniques used by top sports photographers!

Zine Making

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 12PM - 6PM

Drop by the family activity tent and make your own zine using recycled magazine and folding techniques!

EMERGI-CUBES Walking Tour with James Estrin

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 1PM - 2PM

Join James Estrin of The New York Times for a tour of Photoville’s EMERGI-CUBES project, featuring the work of nine up-and-coming, young photographers from around the world.

Parallax: ReVisioning Queer and Trans People of Color in Photography

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 1.30PM - 2.30PM

A panel discussion featuring the photographers and curators of the Authority Collective’s Parallax group show, sharing their perspectives on imaging the QTPOC experience.

Monochrom Magic | Photowalk With Mat Rick

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 2.30PM - 4PM

Sharpen your creative edge as you explore the world of black and white photograph.

Spanish Harlem

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 3PM - 4PM

Joe Rodriguez and David Gonzalez will be discussing his groundbreaking National Geographic cover on Spanish Harlem in the 1980s, looking back on a vital New York City community that is undergoing increasing gentrification.

Adobe Mobile Photo Walk with Aundre Larrow

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 3PM – 4.30PM

Please join Adobe on an educational 90-minute Photo Walk led by Aundre Larrow. Explore the art of photography with the camera you always have with you–your phone.

School’s In Session: A Guided Tour of New Student Work at Photoville

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 4PM - 5PM

Meet young artists and see new work from students enrolled in, or recently graduated from, photography schools and programs exhibiting at Photoville 2019!

Seeing the World Through a Small Lens: A Camera Phone Workshop

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 4PM – 6PM

Join us for a workshop dedicated to exploring the cameras we carry right in our pockets! We all have great cameras with us wherever we go, but how many of us use them to their fullest potential?

Weapon of Choice | Dialogue with Travon Free and Ruddy Roye

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 4:30PM - 5:30PM

Photographers and writers Ruddy Roye and Travon Free discuss how and why their cameras are not only an important weapon in modern storytelling, but through demonstrations of their work, will explain why it’s critical to the landscape of photography for black and marginalized people to be the ones telling these stories.

Adobe Mobile Photo Walk with Rob Sylvan

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 5PM – 6.30PM

Please join Adobe on an educational 90-minute Photo Walk led by Rob Sylvan. Explore the art of photography with the camera you always have with you–your phone.

Up Close & Personal with Modern Day Photojournalism | Talk with David Butow

SATURDAY, Sept 14th | 7.30PM - 8.30 PM

Unravel the techniques of capturing emotional visual stories without intruding on your subjects. Learn how to get close to your subject without impacting visual expressions.

Frame to Table: A Tabletop Styling and Photography Workshop

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 11AM - 2PM

Learn how to finally get that Instagram-worthy shot of your dinner party table using products from West Elm!

Conversations on Conflict Photography

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 12PM - 1PM

There has never been a more important time for acknowledging and investigating the crucial role of conflict photography in shaping our understanding of international affairs and faraway crises.

Flower Pounding and Natural Printmaking

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 12PM - 6PM

Join us for an afternoon of flower pounding and print making using natural elements from our very own Brooklyn Bridge Park! All Ages Welcome!!

Walking Tour of Photoville with Adama Delphine Fawundu

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 1PM - 2PM

Join photographer, visual artist, and curator Adama Delphine Fawundu for a guided tour of Photoville.

Perspectives: A Conversation led by Jamel Shabazz

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 1.30PM - 2.30PM

Acclaimed photographer Jamel Shabazz has curated an exhibition at Photoville this year, showcasing young photographers from diverse backgrounds who use documentary photography to address pressing social issues. He leads a conversation with them on this panel.

Dance in 35 | Talk with Omar Z. Robles

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 3PM - 4PM

Challenge yourself to optimize your photographic equipment in a discussion of movement and dance, and learn how to fine tune the most important of your tools – that piece behind your viewfinder.

Adobe Mobile Photo Walk with Pei Ketron and ONA

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 3PM – 4.30PM

Please join Adobe on an educational 90-minute Photo Walk led by Pei Ketron. Explore the art of photography with the camera you always have with you–your phone.

An Afternoon with Lynsey Addario and John Moore

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 3PM - 4.30PM

Join us as two celebrated photojournalists sit down for a conversation about their impactful work traversing the globe, from the current humanitarian crises in Syria, to immigrant crossings at the U.S.-Mexico border during the Trump administration.

Walking Tour of Photoville with Tara Pixley of Authority Collective

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 4PM - 5PM

Join Tara Pixley, founding member of RECLAIM Photo and Authority Collective, for a guided tour of Photoville.

On Feeling Good: In Conversation with Dr. Deborah Willis and Tyler Mitchell

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 5PM - 6PM

Join Dr. Deb Willis, Chair of the Department of Photography & Imaging at New York University Tisch School of the Arts, as she interviews photographer Tyler Mitchell, New York University Tisch School of the Arts Film & Television alum. They will discuss his first solo exhibition, I Can Make You Feel Good, and their collective body of work.

Color & Contrast | Photowalk with Joe Greer

SUNDAY, Sept 15th | 4.30PM - 6PM

Explore the hidden gems of Brooklyn Bridge Park in this golden hour photowalk. A selection of Leica cameras and lenses will be available on a first-come, first-served basis for use during this photowalk.

Youth Photo Summit

THURSDAY, Sept 19th | 4.30PM - 6.00PM

Youth photographers from community programs all around New York City share their work.

Street Photography & The Search of True Love | Photowalk with Doug Menuez

THURSDAY, Sept 19th | 5PM - 6.30PM

Fall in love with the art of portraiture in a golden hour photowalk with documentary photographer Doug Menuez. Models are on-site.

In Twilight: The Anatomy of a Long-Term Photo Project | Talk with Rene Perez

THURSDAY, Sept 19th | 7PM - 8PM

Learn how to sustain your ongoing visual story with New York photographer and curator Rene Perez. In this talk, Rene will analyze how his life-long fascination with the magic hour became a long-term photo project.

Documenting Inequality and Climate Change: The Double Threat to Life on Earth

FRIDAY. Sept 20th | 2.30PM - 3.30PM

A panel discussion on the challenges of communicating the magnitude of inequality and climate change through visual arts.

Expose the Night: Long Exposure | Photowalk with Antonio Di Benedetto

FRIDAY, Sept 20th | 7PM - 9PM

Unravel the magic of night photography in an enchanting photowalk along the stunningly lit Brooklyn Bridge Park. Attendees are required to bring their own tripod for long exposure photography.

The Mini Mash Up

SATURDAY, Sept 21th | 12PM - 6PM

Join us for an afternoon of learning how to draw and collage with artist Cey Adams using the iconic images of Hip-Hop legends made by photographer Janette Beckman! All Ages Welcome!

Tour en español con Sol Aramendi del Proyecto Luz

SATURDAY, Sept 21st | 1PM - 2PM

Join Sol Aramendi of Project Luz for a Spanish language tour of Photoville. / Haga un tour en español de Photoville con Sol Aramendi para el Proyecto Luz.

Adobe Mobile Photo Walk with Rob Sylvan

SATURDAY, Sept 21st | 3PM – 4.30PM

Please join Adobe on an educational 90-minute Photo Walk led by Rob Sylvan. Explore the art of photography with the camera you always have with you–your phone.

The Photoville Family Funtime Tour

SATURDAY, Sept 21st | 4PM - 5PM

Join Photoville Co-founder Laura Roumanos and her daughter Violet for a family-friendly walking tour.

Adobe Mobile Photo Walk with Jeff Rojas

SATURDAY, Sept 21st | 5PM – 6.30PM

Please join Adobe on an educational 90-minute Photo Walk led by Jeff Rojas. Explore the art of photography with the camera you always have with you–your phone.

DUMBO at Dusk: A Low-light Twilight Photography Workshop

SATURDAY, Sept 21st | 5PM - 9PM

Join us for a hands-on workshop photographing the DUMBO neighborhood at sunset!

Stunts and Stills | Photo Experience with Ben Franke

SATURDAY, Sept 21st | 5.30PM - 7PM

Capture movement while chasing light with Ben Franke in a parkour photowalk.

Wisdom Anthologies: The Human Connection | Talk with Anne Marie Vivienne

SATURDAY, Sept 21st | 7.30PM - 8.30PM

Re-connect with the human experience in an aging feminine perspective of elderhood with Wisdom Anthologies.


SUNDAY, Sept 22nd | 12PM - 6PM

Learn the basics of the historic cyanotype process, and make your own images using an assortment of translucent items and the sunlight to expose your prints!

Salida Fotografica

SUNDAY, Sept 22nd | 12PM - 4PM

¡Únete a nuestro primer taller impartido íntegramente en español! / Join us for our first ever workshop taught entirely in Spanish!

Working Together

SUNDAY, Sept 22nd | 12.30PM - 1.30PM

What does it mean to enter into collaboration in the photographic process? Join us to hear five women talk about their projects and practices that are rooted in working with others.

Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Photoville with UPI Special Projects Producer Krystal Grow

SUNDAY, Sept 22nd | 1PM - 2 PM

Join United Photo Industries Special Projects Producer Krystal Grow for a behind-the-scenes tour of Photoville, featuring guest appearances by members of the Photoville team.

A New Vision of the Indigenous Narrative

SUNDAY, Sept 22nd | 2PM - 3PM

Five photographers from the Natives Photograph community will discuss their work, the importance of representation in the industry, and their process as Indigenous visual storytellers.

From Al Sol to Zoi | Talk with Stella Johnson

SUNDAY, Sept 22nd | 2PM - 3PM

Investigate culture, community, and family while learning how to develop lifelong relationships with the people you photograph in an artist talk with Stella Johnson.

Photography and Social Media

SUNDAY, Sept 22nd | 3.30PM - 4.30PM

Sharing photos via social media is becoming the norm for photographers, but how do you effectively shoot, select, and edit for social media? Join this panel as they discuss their strategies for delivering great photos for social media.

Shaping Shadows | Photowalk with Alan Schaller

SUNDAY, Sept 22nd | 3.30 PM - 5PM

Make compelling visual stories using the shadows of Brooklyn in a light and contrast photowalk with London-based photographer Alan Schaller.

Daylight Books Fall 2019 Pre-launch and Signing

SUNDAY, Sept 22nd | 4PM - 6PM

Daylight is pleased to partner with Photoville for our Fall 2019 pre-launch event. We have some amazing new titles coming out, and our artists will be in town to answer questions and sign books!

Adobe Mobile Photo Walk with Lavonne Hall

SUNDAY, September 22nd | 4:30PM – 6:00PM

Please join Adobe on an educational 90-minute Photo Walk led by Lavonne Hall. Explore the art of shooting with the camera you always have with you–your phone.

Teargas, Trolling, and Trauma: Photographing Political Polarization in the U.S.

SUNDAY, Sept 22nd | 5PM - 6PM

A panel discussion on the physical, digital, and psychological risks for photographers covering political rallies, protests, and events in an increasingly polarised environment leading up to the 2020 U.S. Presidential election.


Featuring: Claire Rosen

Claire Rosen offers a new perspective on tradition with portraits of creatures photographed against complementary backdrops with reproductions of historic wallpaper popular during the Victorian era.

Photoville Talks 2019 at St. Ann’s Warehouse will be filmed, thanks to our partners at PhotoWings and will be available to watch for FREE later in the year.