Current Exhibition

The Photobook Show

April 16 TO August 31

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Current Exhibition

The Photobook Show

April 16 TO August 31

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GPP: GPP Talks with Daniel Donnelly | Talking Photobooks Gain insight into the world of photobook making with Daniel Donnelly, founder of Photobook Club Bahrain, tomorrow at 7pm for the second talk of our series GPP Talks | Photobooks! 📸📚

Daniel will discuss the current photobook phenomenon and what's being produced in the region.

Save your seat: http://bit.ly/2EVUHKg
GPP Talks with Daniel Donnelly | Talking Photobooks - Gulf Photo Plus
AFAC :: SPECIAL PROGRAMS OPEN CALL: Only one week left to submit your proposals for The Arab Documentary Photography Program (ADPP) with the AFAC - The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture, the Prince Claus Fund, and Magnum Foundation!

Under the guidance of renowned documentary photographers, such as Tanya Habjouqa, Randa Shaath, Eric Gottesman, and more, the ADPP offers a unique chance for regional photographers to develop their projects.

Send in your projects by May 1! Apply now: http://bit.ly/2Gy7GHc
The Arab Fund for Art and Culture and the Prince Claus Fund in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in partnership with the Magnum Foundation in New York, USA, launched the Arab Documentary Photography Program (ADPP) in 2014. The ADPP is a program jointly funded by AFAC and PCF, targeting creative documentar...
GPP: Practicing Portraiture | Small Flash - Photography Workshop Bring your portraits to life with flash! 💥📸 Join our Practicing Portraiture: Small Flash workshop on Sat, April 28 to learn how you can use your flash wisely.

You’ll shoot in both indoor and outdoor environments to master this essential photography skill. After this 1-day workshop, you’ll be ready to take on event photography, wedding photography, and on-location shoots.

Book now: http://bit.ly/2Cf3OGy
Add a new dimension to your portraits and strengthen your repertoire with small flash. Master this essential skill that will take your lighting proficiency from hobbyist to pro, whatever the time of day and no matter the location.
The Island of the Color Blind - Sanne de Wilde Watch this video of Sanne De Wilde speaking about her project and photobook "The Island of the Colorblind", which was exhibited at Les Rencontres d'Arles in 2017. 📸

Join Sanne for a free artist talk tonight, April 23 at 7pm! Attendance is free but registration is a must.

RSVP: http://bit.ly/2HbdYJV
Interview with Sanne de Wilde, about her project and exhibition The Island of the Color blind at Les Rencontres d'Arles 2017.
GPP: Talking with Sanne de Wilde | The Island of the Colorblind Come for the first talk of our GPP Talks | Photobooks​ series with Sanne de Neige of NOOR Images on Mon, April 23 at 7pm!

For her photobook "The Island of the Colorblind", De Wilde travelled to the Micronesian island of Pingelap, where a majority of its inhabitants see the world in different colors due to a hereditary condition called achromatopsia. 🌴📸

Attendance is free, but registration is a must!
Register here: http://bit.ly/2HbdYJV
GPP: Photography Level 2 - Photography Workshop Take the next step of your creative journey! 📸 Start shooting in full manual mode with our morning Photography Level 2 workshop from Mon, April 23.

Add a dash of creativity to your photography with light painting, panning, and long exposures. Both in-class instruction and hands-on practice at this workshop will allow you to take total control of your camera.

Book now: https://bit.ly/2vsKZ2J
Take your photography skills to the next level, as you unlock your camera’s capacity to create the stylistic effects that you desire.
GPP: Talking with Sanne de Wilde | The Island of the Colorblind Join a free artist talk with Belgian photographer Sanne De Wilde of NOOR Images on Mon, April 23 at 7pm! 📷

For the first talk of our series GPP Talks | Photobooks, De Wilde will discuss her photobook "The Island of the Colorblind", a photo series which reinvents colors and gives us an opportunity to revisit the way we see, perceive, and understand color.

Attendance is free, but registration is a must!
Register here: http://bit.ly/2HbdYJV
Talking with Sanne de Wilde | The Island of the Colorblind - Gulf Photo Plus
The National's 50 best photos of the past 10 years Feel a sense of pride for this beautiful country and take a look at 50 of the best images captured by photographers in the UAE over the last decade! 🇦🇪📸

From landscape shots featuring a towering Burj Khalifa, to breathtaking aerial shots of the sprawling desert, there's a photo in this gallery that will deepen your appreciation for the UAE.

See more on The National: https://bit.ly/2vuRqCj
The National at 10: Take a look at 50 of the best images captured by our photographers in the UAE and beyond
GPP: Introduction to Studio Lighting - Photography Workshop Take your photography into the studio and use the gear pros use with our Intro to Studio Lighting workshop on Fri, April 27! 📷💡

Not only will you get practical experience working with studio equipment, you will also learn about lighting setups and essential lighting principles. Sharpen your photography skills with this 1-day workshop!

What are you waiting for? Book now: http://bit.ly/2n3EfUZ
Equip yourself with the technical savviness and the creative eye to enliven your photography through studio lighting.
GPP: Photography Level 1 - Photography Workshop Leave auto mode behind for good! Join our Photography Level 1 workshop this weekend, Apr 20 - 21. 📷

Understand the basics of photography - from achieving the perfect exposure to using traditional compositional rules - and how you can craft your own images after this 2-day workshop.

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Whether you’re a passionate enthusiast or an aspiring professional, this beginner’s workshop will help you take creative and technical control of your camera.
GPP: Practicing Portraiture | Natural Light - Photography Workshop Elevate your portraits with reflectors and diffusers! ☀️📷 Join our Practicing Portraiture: Natural Light workshop on Fri, April 20.

Whether you want to shoot images for family albums or headshots for corporate clients, this 1-day workshop will equip you with the skills you’ll need to transform your portraits.

What are you waiting for? Book now: bit.ly/2jjt4WD
Transform your portraits from snapshots to well-composed, dynamic photographs that evoke a story as well as a smile.
GPP: Photography Level 1 - Photography Workshop If you need a creative fix in Abu Dhabi, we've got you covered! 📸 Join our Photography Level 1 workshop at Warehouse421 this weekend, April 20 - 21.

Escape auto mode and gain creative control of your camera as your start shooting in semi-manual modes with this 2-day workshop.

Book now: http://bit.ly/2GJIg9t
Whether you’re a passionate enthusiast or an aspiring professional, this beginner’s workshop will help you take creative and technical control of your camera.
GPP: Practicing Portraiture | Small Flash - Photography Workshop Master your lighting techniques with flash! 💥📸 Join our Practicing Portraiture | Small Flash workshop on Sat, April 28.

Equip yourself with the skills you'll need before you venture into event photography, wedding photography, and on-location shoots. If you're ready to take your flash off the camera and create more dynamic photos, book your spot for this 1-day workshop!

Book now: http://bit.ly/2Cf3OGy
Add a new dimension to your portraits and strengthen your repertoire with small flash. Master this essential skill that will take your lighting proficiency from hobbyist to pro, whatever the time of day and no matter the location.
GPP: The Photobook Show | Opening Night Journey though the Malik Ghat Market in India with “Flower Men”, a photobook by Danish photographer Ken Hermann.

As the largest flower market in India, more than 2,000 sellers peddle their blooms amid frantic scenes. Ken took portraits of some of these men, whose dusty and sweat-soaked clothes contrast against the delicate flower garlands they string around their necks and shoulders.

Experience “Flower Men” at the Opening Night | The Photobook Show, along with more than 30 books from 12 countries across the Middle East, North Africa, and Asia.
The Photobook Show | Opening Night - Gulf Photo Plus
We're closed today for Al Isra Wal Miraj! 📸

Don't worry - we will be back in the office and working as usual on Sunday, April 15 at 10am.
Fujifilm Officially Killing Off All B&W Film and Photo Paper Did you hear? The production of Fujifilm Neopan 100 Acros film is coming to an end! 😭💔🎞

If you’re an analogue lover, you can still get a few rolls of this soon-to-be-gone film with us while it’s in stock.

Shop now: http://bit.ly/2hBEyo5

Read the article on PetaPixel
Fujifilm today officially announced that it will be discontinuing its popular Neopan 100 Acros film in October 2018, bringing an end to the Acros line. This news confirms what was reported from dealers in Japan a week ago. Fuji says that it has worked hard to absorb costs related to film manufacturi...
GPP: Introduction to Food Photography - Photography Workshop Foodies and bloggers, join our 1-day Intro to Food Photography workshop on Fri, May 4! 📸🍴

Learn how to style, shoot, and edit photos of mouthwatering food that look as if they were shot in the studio. By cutting out the need to invest in gear, you can keep digging into this genre the moment you get home.

Book now: http://bit.ly/2DspQWJ
Martin Stavars, The One Man in a Web of Online Photo Contests Careful what you apply for! 😦

PetaPixel's Michael Zhang discovered that a number of online photo contests, which aren't judged by jury members, seem to be run by one mysterious man.

Read more: https://petapixel.com/2018/03/23/martin-stavars-the-one-man-in-a-web-of-online-photo-contests/
Online photo contests are a popular way for photographers to test their skills and vie for global recognition and bragging rights. But some contests are more reputable than others. A number of popular photo contests are now at the center of a growing controversy, and all indications seem to point to...
GPP: Introduction to Studio Lighting - Photography Workshop Light up your photos with the gear pros use with our morning Intro to Studio Lighting workshop on Wed and Thu, April 18 - 19! 📷💡

Whether you want to shoot creative portraits or luxury products, join our 2-day workshop to take your photography into the studio and get hands-on experience working with lights, umbrellas, and gels.

Book now: http://bit.ly/2n3EfUZ
Equip yourself with the technical savviness and the creative eye to enliven your photography through studio lighting.
GPP: Naif by Night - Photography Workshop Satiate your wanderlust and join our Naif by Night Trail on Thu, April 19! 📷🌙

Explore one of Dubai’s oldest neighborhoods with fellow trail-goers, capture the city’s energy with our instructor's photography tips, and savor hidden culinary gems with the foodies from Frying Pan Adventures - Dubai.

There are only three spots left, so book now: http://bit.ly/2Do6bFC
Take your photography to the streets, enjoy culinary gems, and immerse yourself in the most colorful neighborhood of Old Dubai with this Unseen Trail.