Tutor Program 2020/'21 Open Call

This program is to promote, teach and foster high-quality of local and international individuals by upskilling emerging professionals and students from the majority world and underrepresented communities/countries in media practice, photography, visual journalism, narrative, ethics, business and entrepreneurship.

About the Program

This is a program that has developed some of the brightest new talents in the profession since it began teaching in 2017. The program seeks to provide professional development for photographers whom I identify and select as emerging new talents in the industry. I am particularly interested in engaging with new talent from the majority world and other underrepresented communities.

On my behalf, VXP Photo Agency will distribute the photographer’s work for the duration of the Program.

How to Apply

The Call is now Open for a limited number of 4 students.

I will be accepting applications for the Tutorship Program from Sept 1st through Oct 25, 2020. If you are interested in applying, please submit the following information using the form below.

Text requirements

  • A brief explanation of how you would like to see your career develop, what you seek from my tutoring program, and your expectations.
  • A short narrative biography of up to 500 words.
  • Any texts to support or contextualize the images you are submitting, no more than 500 words.

Eligible applicants who wish to be considered to purchase this program should fill-in the form below.

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500 words.

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If you cannot upload, please use WeTransfer to upload your images and place the downloadable link in here

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From £450 per month, per person

6 Months

The program starts in September 2020 until March/April 2021 and it will cost £450 per month per person. You have the option to pay monthly or the whole six months program, in which case you will benefit from a 2% discount.

You will receive 3 weeks of 10 contact hours. 3 hours per week, 2 hours one-to-one with a one-hour phone call or online brief consultation/feedback or walk and talk. And two other contact hours shooting together out in the field.

From April 2021, you will then be given the opportunity to enjoy a 3 months VXP Mentorship programme where you will be assigned with one of VX Pictures Senior members to oversee your workflow and walk you through your career goals in practice.

The April to July 2021 program is optional and it will cost you an additional fee of £80 per month Terms and Conditions apply.

This is an open call for a limited number of 10 students only, who will be strictly subject to our criteria selection.

  • Promising and talented emerging photographers in the industry from diverse backgrounds.
  • Please note that I place particular importance on selecting photographers from communities that are underrepresented within the industry.
  • Photographers who are already trained, have some professional experience and are now ready to take the next step with their career.
  • Note that some applicants may be considered too advanced for the program.
  • Note that I will make discounts for advancement/skills for photographers who have had no access to formal education or training.
  • I am looking for photographers that can demonstrate a cohesive personal aesthetic vision and are generating interesting, unexpected, and mature story ideas.
  • The portfolio should consist of stories (no single images) and demonstrate the breadth of the applicant’s photographic experience.

Media requirements

Please upload no more than 30 images with the following specifications:

  • JPG.
  • 72 DPI.
  • No greater than 1440 pixels.
  • IPTC Caption and Date.
  • Please label each image with your initials and the sequence number: example VX-001, VX-002, through VX-050.