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Sep 1 - Jan 31 2019


Spéos London

8 Graces Mews Camberwell

London, Greater London SE5 8JF

United Kingdom

Apply now for this 22-week intensive program

Applications are now open for a 5-month masterclass in Creative Documentary and Photojournalism in London developed by Magnum Photos and Spéos Photo & Video School. Please read information below before applying here.

This in-depth masterclass is designed for students who wish to acquire the fundamentals of documentary photography and/or photojournalism, in the Magnum Photos tradition of visual storytelling.

The formal program is delivered by Spéos Photo School and students will be given unique access to Magnum’s photographers and its experienced staff. The course will equip students with the contextual framework required to develop and engage in critical thinking about documentary photography, as well as providing technical guidance and tutorial support to develop students’ individual documentary practice.

Classes and Content
The Studio
Photojournalism and Documentary
Tutoring by Magnum Photos
Museum and Gallery Visits
Computer Imaging

Where & When
Spéos, London

Next session:
September 2018 - January 2019

The workshop will be held in English

Fees (incl. VAT)
– France, UK, EU nationals: €11,000 / £9,750
– International students: €13,375 / £11,850

School Certificate signed by Spéos and Magnum Photos

The credits acquired during this program allow students wishing to become professionals to continue their studies at Spéos by integrating the second part of the following 1-year or 2-year programs:

– Professional photography,
– Title of photographer RNCP level I,
– European Master of Photography.

Selection & Requirements
Registrations are open all year round and are subject to availability.

Click here for more information on how to apply.

For more information on the course please contact:

About Spéos Photo School

Founded in 1985, Spéos Photo School operates out of two campuses, one in Paris and the other London. For more than 30 years, Spéos has been a point of reference in the photography profession and the leader of higher education in professional photography in France.

Spéos is also recognized internationally and ranked in the Top 5 best photo schools in the world for several years by different independent rankings.