A photography workshop was conducted by JustBooks, Kalidasa Road Branch.
Vittal, a young member of our library and a photography whiz of sorts showed off his talent, developed since he was 11years old. He interacted with the audience on various aspects of photography and motivated the participants to make photography as a hobby. The photos taken by him have also been published in Mysore’s newspaper, The Star of Mysore .
JustBooks Kalidasa Road Manager, Poornima V Kumar had drawn up the following outline for the workshop:
• Activity of sharing the moments of best photo of each individual.
• Importance of photography which is most integral part in everyones life.
• Talk by vital on skills of good photographer
• Techniques of art of photography
• Inhouse demonstration of capturing a moment
• Photographs taken by vital was shown to audience with explanation of art and science and techniques involved in taking photos
• Brainstorming session of photography / Art of Camera Use
• Field visit , to give the participants hands on experience on taking photographs
• Wrap up session of rapid fire.
The participants were awestruck with the activity based & interactive workshop which was lively and kept everyone attentive. It had the enthusiastic participants grasping every aspect outlined above in addition to what they learnt through the field visit & photoshoots during the workshop.
RapidFire – the quizzing part of the workshop – ensured a joyous and active participation from all attendees in particular. Interest levels and enthusiasm were at the all time high during this session.
By the end of the workshop, it was acknowledged by all that Vittal has a glorious future ahead of him in photography.
Here are some photographs of the event and testimonials to the popularity of the workshop: