New Zealand Photobook of the Year Awards. Presented by Photobook New Zealand and Momento Pro have been established to celebrate excellance in self-published and trade published photobooks, and to showcase NZ photo books to a growing international audience.
Exemplary American photographers Michael A. Smith and Paula Chamlee are to conduct workshops & a talk while visiting NZ in March 2016. They have extensive experience with large format 8x10 inch (or larger) cameras.As independent fine art photography publishers - Lodima Press, they will also be participating at the Photobook New Zealand Bookfair in Wellington.
Vision & Techique Workshop - Wellington, 18 - 20 March 2016 Venue: Photospace Gallery, 1st floor, 37 Courtenay Place, Wellington CBD. A workshop for intermediate and advance photographers. Limited to eight participants. Full details here
Art of Seeing Photographically Workshop - Auckland, 25 - 27 March This workshop is for all levels of photographers and for those who work in all formats - from digital cameras to 8x10 inch view cameras. Full details here
Talk by Michael A. Smith and Paula Chamlee - Auckland, 24 March
7.45pm - 10.00pm, St Paul's Church Hall, 12 St Vincent Avenue, Remuera
Talk is free & open to the public. Hosted by the Auckland Photographic Society. Full details here
Justin Quinnell - Lecture Tour (9 March - 2nd April 2016) An illustrated lecture on Pinhole photography and camera obscuras by leading UK pinhole photographer Justin Quinnell. Full information including schedule of dates and venues can be found here.