Ellen Mark’s workshop in New York City is a 10-day intensive project-based workshop for photographers of various levels. The first day of the workshop is a group portfolio review to identify your strengths and weaknesses as a photographer. Then Mary Ellen will help each student choose a project to photograph each day for the duration of the class. It is essential that you work every day. Following each day of shooting, students will drop off their film for overnight processing or edit their images on their laptops.
Each morning, you’ll meet with Mary Ellen for a one-to-one session; reviewing the work you shot the day before. The class also meets each evening as a group to talk about how their projects are going and also to look at the work of some local artists.The workshop is a unique combination of one-on-one critiques with Mary Ellen, shooting your own projects, and group discussions in a fascinating city. Work every day, and we guarantee that you leave New York a much stronger photographer.