Friday photo: Gambian woman at the market, Farafenni, The Gambia, West Africa

Image © Mamlie Touray
Image © Mamlie Touray

 

To see more great work from our Photos Tell Stories photography workshop students, from The Gambia, please click here. And, to see photographer and tutor, Jason Florio, at work with the students, please check out our ‘Behind-the-Scenes‘ page.

More news about the forthcoming exhibition of the students work coming soon.

The Florios – Helen & Jason

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Photos Tell Stories: teaching photography – a visual language‘ In partnership with the US Embassy, Banjul
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Behind-the-Scenes of Photos Tell Stories photography workshops with Jason Florio

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Please check out our FB ‘Behind-the-Scenes‘ album for more images from the ‘Photos Tell Stories: teaching photography  – visual language‘ workshops with award-winning photographer, Jason Florio,  and producer, Helen Jones-Florio

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PTS’s photographer and tutor, Jason Florio © Helen Jones-Florio
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PTS’s workshop producer and blogger, Helen Jones-Florio © Jason Florio

Check out the Photos Tell Stories students work

Image © Marie Manneh, Kartong, The Gambia
Image © Marie Manneh, Kartong, The Gambia

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Gambian ‘Photos Tell Stories’ photography workshop students receive their certificates

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Silicon Institute, Soma, The Gambia, West Africa

A selection of images of the ‘Photos Tell Stories‘ school students, from various towns and villages around The Gambia, West Africa, showing off their Certificates of Attendance – which each student received after completion of their photography workshop with photographer and tutor, Jason Florio, and producer, Helen Jones-Florio.

Huge thanks to Josh Shrager, Papa Njie, and all at the US Embassy, Banjul, for partnering with ‘Photos Tell Stories: teaching photography – a visual language

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Tote bag design by ‘Jekkah – African inspired clothing‘ – made in The Gambia
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Aila Senior Secondary School, Kembujeh, The Gambia, West Africa
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Catherine Mahoney, St Joseph Senior Secondary School, Kombos, The Gambia, West Africa
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Ya Ida Drammeh, SBEC International School, Kombos, The Gambia, West Africa
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Sally Asamoah, Aila Senior Secondary School, Kembujeh, The Gambia, West Africa
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Kadjiatou Jawara, Imam Malick Islamic School, Kombos, The Gambia, West Africa
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Muhammed Sinera, Imam Malick Islamic School, Kombos, The Gambia, West Africa
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Farafenni Senior Secondary School, Farafenni, The Gambia, West Africa
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St Martins School, Kartong, The Gambia, West Africa
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Florence Ampong, Principal, St Joseph Senior Secondary School, Kombos, The Gambia, West Africa
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Gerald Sowah, St Joseph Senior Secondary School, Kombos, The Gambia, West Africa

We are now working on an exhibition, to be held in The Gambia, of the students work…news on this coming soon.

We have so much more to share with you. So, please check in again to see more of the students work. In the meantime, if you would like to check out the students work we have uploaded so far, please click on ‘Students Work‘ and ‘Teaching the Art of Portrait Photography

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Image © Ya Ida Drammeh

 

If you are interested in booking a Photos Tell Stories photography workshop with us, or a presentation of the work from our West Africa travels: ‘River Gambia Expedition‘ and ‘A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush‘, please click here for more details.

Thanks, as ever, for stopping by

The Florios – Jason & Helen

Photos Tell Stories

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Jason Florio & Helen Jones-Florio, Photoville, NY, 2013. Image © Chris Bartlett

‘Photos Tell Stories’ photography workshops are in Farafenni, The Gambia, West Africa

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Heading our from our lodgings to teach
Photos Tell Stories: AMRC Guest House, Farafenni © Helen Jones-Florio

 

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Farafenni Senior Secondary School © Jason Florio

The first of our up-country Photos Tell Stories photography workshops is at Farafenni Senior Secondary High School. Big thanks to Musa Jallow for helping us set up today.

Now…on with the workshop!

Updates coming soon.

The Florios (Helen & Jason)

Photographer/tutor: Jason Florio

Workshop producer: Helen Jones-Florio

The Florios (Helen & Jason)