For my series “Dream Hotel”. My role here in Bangkok is to be guiding and mentoring my 14 students in our @magnumphotos workshop here. We are parallel with Jacob Aue Sobol and we’ve had joint sessions with our respective classes. Pictured here is Olivia Aviña Estévez who is assisting me with our class. After the workshop I will be full on shooting for Dream Hotel and BeachGames projects. @jacobauesobolnew @oliweirdtwist #bangkok
Here in Bangkok it’s been all so far hanging poster print show and mostly dealing with time reverse. Our workshops start Sunday. So I haven’t had time to really shoot yet. Heading out now for a bit of night shooting, Yet even when I’m not on the case shooting heavy I sketch and play with my iPhone.
I think I can speak here properly for all the international photographers and organizations who were guests here for the first Xposure International Photo Festival in Sharjah UAE in expressing our gratitude for exceptional hospitality. The big warm. His Excellency Sheikh Sultan (center) made it happen by reaching out to World Press Photo, The Associated Press, Magnum, Canon, and about 25 iconic photographers to create workshops, seminars and exhibitions. As photography gains incredible popularity world wide , Sheikh Sultan’s own personal interest in photography has manifested itself here in Sharjah. a cultural and art center here in the Emirates. Check out www.Xposure.AE. Sheikh Sultan is flanked here by General Humad Al Hudaidi and his son Mohammed. Thank you. Shokran. @xposurexpf
Old Dubai. One of my photographs on exhibit at the Xposure International Photo Festival in Sharjah UAE. There are just two days left for this wide range of photo exhibitions , workshops, and equipment displays. I will lead a Magnum panel discussion at 7pm this evening with Carolyn Drake and Ian Berry. Please join us.@magnumphotos