Photographer as a Storyteller


A strong picture is said to be worth a thousand words. A great documentary project exploring a social, cultural, political, or personal issue has the power of telling a story in a unique, convincing, and visually compelling way. Natan Dvir lived in Israel for most of his life before moving to New York four years ago and has worked for the past decade as a photojournalist and documentary artist, photographing for Polaris Images and leading magazines worldwide.

In this event Natan presents his award-winning documentary project Belief and the series Coming Soon that he has photographed in New York during the last couple of years. Natan reviews the images in the series and explore the various aspects of conceptualizing, planning, gaining access, photographing in the field, editing, and sequencing a documentary project. Natan shares his working process and discuss how to become a storyteller while capturing the right moment in every picture.

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