FotoFreo Tag

FotoFreo this year has a special workshop in planning - Alexander Bond and Peter Kovacsy will present a hands-on and eyes-open workshop dealing with using large format cameras in the field. In these days of small digital everything, Alex has pursued a different route - large chemical work - and has garnered awards and sold myriads of postcards and books upon the strength of it.He'll be presenting the workshop at Point Walter Reserve, Bicton, on Saturday afternoon, the 24th of March. The start time is 1:00 and it will run until 4:30...

FotoFreo is pleased to announce the inaugural WA Life photographic competition.WA Life is expected to become a regular event in future festivals.The sponsors of this event include Nikon Australia, Epson and Team Digital.The theme of the competition is to capture some aspect of life in Western Australia – living in WA; at work in WA; our leisure time in WA, etc.For FotoFreo 2012 there will be a prize pool valued at $10,000 and the First Prize will be $5,000 cash. Other prizes will include the Runner Up and a Popular Choice.The WA Life competition is open to all photographers - professionals, students and enthusiasts (the Entrants).Employees and the immediate families of the judges, promoters, printers, suppliers, providers and agencies associated with the competition are ineligible.  Unless FotoFreo Volunteers are any of the above, they are eligible to participate in the competition.There will be an entry fee of $50 per photographer and up to three (3) images may be submitted.The competition will be open to receive entries on Monday, 12th of December.  Entries will close...

FotoFreo is a not for profit organization which relies on a large number of dedicated volunteers. In fact, without the help of the volunteers the Festival would not be as successful as it is now widely recognised to be. In recognition of this contribution by the FotoFreo Volunteers, Nikon Australia specifically supports the FotoFreo Volunteer Programme in a number of ways.  In addition to the core volunteers who compose the organizational committee, a large number of volunteers are required to help with the running of the Festival activities in a range of capacities, as outlined below. Technical assistance Exhibition assistants: assisting with the bump in and bump out of the exhibitions and involving undertaking condition reports, hanging exhibitions and adjusting lighting.Audiovisual technician: assisting with the technical set up of conferences, seminar projections and any events where audiovisual equipment is required.“Runners”: taking deliveries of good and carrying general errands.General administrationAdministrative assistants: assisting with the day to day running of the festival by staffing phones, taking...