• PhotoFlare 2011 exhibition on 9th & 10th April '11

    PhotoFlare 2011- International Photography Festival, Goa

     The Photography Club of Goa Engineering College is organizing PhotoFlare2011, an international Photography Festival at the Sunaparanta Goa Centre For The Arts, Altinho on the 9th and 10th of April from 10 am to 7 pm

     As a part of PhotoFlare, an online Photography Competition was held throughout the month of March. In all, the competition received over 470 entries from across the country spanning across 4 themes-Machines, Celebrations, Shadows & Lights and Childhood. The judging was done by a panel of expert photographers- Assavri Kulkarni, Lynn Barreto Miranda and Anthony DeSouza. The Festival will showcase the top 20 photos from each of the 4 themes.

     The final winner from each of the 4 themes will be announced at Inaugural function to be held at 10 am on the 9th of April in the presence of Shri Ashwin Tombat, editor-in-chief for Herald.

     PhotoFlare will also consist of 2 workshops and 2 lectures

    1. Workshop on Design in Photography by Assavri Kulkarni on the 9th of April from 2:30 to 5:30 pm
    2. Workshop on Portrait Photography by Edric George on the 10th of April from 3 to 6 pm
    3. Lecture on Photography in Antarctica by Rakesh Rao on the 10th of April from 11 am – 12 noon
    4. Lecture by Mr Eduardo Souto from Portugal on the Photographic journeys on his Scooter through Indiao on 10th April from 6 pm - 7 pm

    As a part of PhotFlare, there will also be a History PhotoShoot around the city of Panjim guided by Sanjeev Sardesai on the morning of Sunday, 10th of April.

     For more details about the event, and to register for the workshops/lectures please check out www.photoflare.org

     Workshops are free and open to all!