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Saturday, 20th May 2023

Reportage: how to build a story – Workshop with Pierpaolo Mittica

The Vajont Dam Parking
Erto e Casso (PN) - 33080, Italy (Open in maps)

Saturday, 20th May 2023 Sunday, 21st May 2023


9:30 am

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Introduction to the workshop “Reportage: how to build a story”

This workshop will be held only in italian.

To commemorate the Vajont Dam disaster, the cultural associations dotART and Exhibit Around APS, organize the photographic workshop with Pierpaolo Mittica, as part of the Vajont Photo Days project.

For two days the participants will photograph and document the places of the Vajont tragedy followed by the award-winning documentary photographer Pierpaolo Mittica.

The “Reportage: how to build a story” workshop will provide the necessary knowledge that will allow participants to create their own photographic story. The fundamentals of reportage, the construction of the story, the approach to the subject, the search for elements for the story and everything needed to learn how to tell with photographs will be taught.


Meeting point: Saturday 20 May, 9:30 am, at the Vajont Dam car park (Erto e Casso) (MAPS)
ight in Longarone write to [email protected]

Participation and equipment

Participation is reserved for Exhibit Around APS members (registration by filling out the workshop registration form below).
The workshop is open to everyone. However, participation is suggested to those who have a medium knowledge of photography (no beginners).

The workshop will take place outside, therefore comfortable sports clothing is required.

Enrollment fee

Special promo Trieste Photo Days 2023
400 € 180 € + membership card Exhibit Around 2023 (20€)
Watch out! Limited number of participants: if you are interested, enroll immediately!

Early bird discount – first 5 subscribers   SOLD OUT  
400 € 80 € + membership card Exhibit Around 2023 (20€)
Subscriptions are not refundable.

Subscription page: Workshop intensivo con Pierpaolo Mittica – Trieste Photo Days


  • Bank transfer to Exhibit Around APS – IBAN: IT34P0306909606100000186758 – BIC/SWIFT: BCITITMM (Banca Intesa – Milano, Piazza Ferrari, 10 contrassegno filiale: 55000). Reason of payment: “Your Name + Workshop Mittica”)
  • Cash at the premises of Exhibit Around APS headquarters: via San Francesco 6, Trieste, Italy (appointment requested by calling the following number: 040.3720617)

Teacher: Pierpaolo Mittica

Award-winning photographer and filmmaker, he publishes for major international publications including National Geographic, Der Spiegel, Die Zeit, Newsweek, Days Japan International.

His documentaries have been broadcast by: Amazon Prime Video, Al Jazeera, Discovery Channel, RSI TV Switzerland.

He has been a speaker at numerous conferences in Italy, Europe, the United States and Japan. He has received more than 50 international awards including 6 “Pictures of the Year International”, 2 “Days Japan international Photojournalism Awards” and was a finalist at the “Eugene Smith Grant”, “Alexia Foundation Grant”, ”Leica Oskar Barnack Awards” , World Report Awards, Sony World Photography Awards.