Past events

DocLab Live: Immersive Showcase 22 Nov 2016 at 20:00

Immersive storytelling is going through an unprecedented evolution. But where does the hype end and do new art forms take shape?

Industry Session: Putting Your Audience in the Story 22 Nov 2016 at 12:00

Virtual reality pioneer Zillah Watson tells you all about storytelling in emerging consumer technology.

Industry Talk: The (Un)defined Business of Interactive 22 Nov 2016 at 15:00

With over 10 years of digital non-fiction art production behind us, this talk explores future developments of interactive storytelling and how to fund it.

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PhotoStories Conference, 19-21 May, Rotterdam

IDFA DocLab is organising partner of PhotoStories, a new conference about webdocumentary and photography-based multimedia storytelling.

IDFA DocLab is organising partner of PhotoStories, a new conference about webdocumentary and photography-based multimedia storytelling. The conference takes place in Rotterdam from 19-21 May.

Guests like Todd Heisler (New York Times), Paul Moakley (Time Magazine), Alexandre Brachet (Upian), Bjarke Myrthu (StoryPlanet), Jeremy Mendes (interactive designer and director at National Film Board of Canada), Adrian Kelterborn (Magnum in Motion) and Caspar Sonnen (IDFA DocLab) will share both their practical experience and visions for the future of documentary photography and storytelling.

Alongside the conference, an extensive 3-day workshop ‘Multimedia Storytelling for Photographers’ takes place for a select group of participants, hosted by Henrik Kastenskov from Bombay Flying Club.

The purpose of PhotoStories is to give photographers and other documentary storytellers the opportunity to become acquainted with various perspectives on the new media world. Important themes during the conference are: ‘New ways of storytelling’, ‘The future of photo-journalism’, ‘What exactly is a webdocumentary?’, ‘Finding an audience’, ‘How to use audio and image in an interactive story’, etc..

For more information, please visit the conference website:
www.photo-stories.org

PhotoStories is organised by Nederlands Fotomuseum together with IDFA DocLab, PhotoQ, Paradox, Noorderlicht and Jenny Smets. It is an initiative of the intendant documentary photography, financially supported by Dutch BKVB Fund.

Event information

  • When: 2011-10-19 at
  • Venue Name: Nederlands Fotomuseum
  • Venue address: Wilhelminakade 332, 3072 AR, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
  • With: Alexandre Brachet, Todd Heisler, Jeremy Mendes, Caspar Sonnen, etc