Two highly distinctive Burn My Eye members, Barry Talis and Zisis Kardianos are joining forces to co-lead a 3-day workshop during the next Brussels Street Photography Festival. Their aim is to produce a unique collaborative project on depicting place identity and character and to hone the skills of the participants in visual storytelling, shooting for a project and editing for a reason.
The Brussels' boroughunder their photographic scrutiny will be Molenbeek which has come to be regarded as the hotbed of Islamic extremism in Europe. It is certainly a place that poses many photographic challenges but it is not devoid of a special and colourful character.
Dates : From Wednesday, October 4, 2017 until Friday, October 6, 2017
Location : Molenbeek a neighborhood in Brussels. Specific venue will be communicated after successfully registering.
Participants : Limited to 16
Burn My Eye member Zisis Kardianos was awarded the Public Prize for his series "In Limbo" in the Brussels Street Photography Festival 2016 (International Series Category).
The Public Prize is a result of a voting by all the visitors and fellow photographers during the first two days of the exhibition in Gallery Ravenstein in Brussels.
Congratulations to all the winners and participants. Here is the results in the two international contests.
First Prize: Davide Albani (Egb Shootr) from Italy.
Second Prize: Paweł Piotrowski from Poland.
Public Prize: Jeffrey De Keyser from Belgium.
Honorable Mention: Pau Llobet Buscató from Spain.
Honorable Mention: Yota Yoshida from Japan.