12th Angkor Photo Workshops for Asian Photographers


July 01, 2016


Event Date:

December 01, 2016 - December 10, 2016

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About the Workshops

The Angkor Photo Workshops is an annual tuition-free professional workshop aimed at nurturing emerging talent from Asia. Each year, 30 participants are selected from across the region to join in Siem Reap.
Participants will expected to complete one photo story each during the workshop, and will be guided by their tutors through all stages – from conceptualizing story ideas and refining photographic approach, to improving techniques and the final, important step of picture editing.

Eligibility Criteria & Requirements

• Applicants must be either a student or professional photographer of Asian nationality with less than 5 years of professional experience.
• The workshop will be conducted in English.
• Participants will have to bring their own digital DSLR camera and laptop.
• Participants should be able to use basic photo editing software (eg: Lightroom, Photoshop, Aperture etc.)

Dates & Schedule

• Participants have to commit to being in Siem Reap for the full period of 1st – 10th December, 2016.
• Under the guidance of tutors, all participants must complete one photo story in six days, which will be shown as part of the 12th Angkor Photo Festival on December 10th, 2016.
• The last three days of the workshop will consist of portfolio reviews, seminars, and other activities organised for all participants.


• The workshop is tuition-free, with no application fee.
• Accommodation will be provided from 1st – 10th December, 2016. (Checkout on 11th December)
• Participants have to make their own travel arrangements to Siem Reap, Cambodia.
• Visa fees and transport expenses are not provided.


• Application is done via our online form – click the Application Form tab above to access the form.
• The form will request for: a Brief CV/Resume, a Personal Statement (max 250 words), and a Portfolio of Work.

For Students:
• Course and institution of study
• Expected year of graduation
• Any previous photography workshops/internships/courses attended

For Professionals:
• Details on current and previous professional experience (including freelance and internships)
• Any previous photography workshops/internships/courses attended

Personal Statement:
• Tell about your experience with photography, and why you would like to attend theworkshop. (Maximum 250 words).

Portfolio Submission:
Your portfolio of work should reflect your vision and style as a photographer.

• Filename: All images should include your full name. (Eg: Amy_Tan_001.jpg)
• Number of images: Minimum 12 – Maximum 20 photos per portfolio
• Image Size: 2,000 pixels on longer side / 72dpi / JPG format / Medium quality (8)

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June 29, 2016
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