SPEAK AND PHOTOGRAPH
A course in Italian language and culture intended for those who have a passion for photography. The course is realized in cooperation with White Studio Lucca.
Participation is possible for students with a knowledge of Italian at least of intermediate level.
Duration: 1 week.
2017 Dates: March 27, May 29, September 18, October 16.
Minimum and maximum number of participants: 3 - 10
Program: Saturday or Sunday: arrival at the chosen accommodation. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: Italian language class in small groups of maximum 10 students, from 9.15 am to 1 pm. Monday afternoon: presentation of the course and brief introduction to the italian glossary of photography. Tuesday afternoon: first lesson – street photography in the streets of Lucca city center. Wednesday night: second lesson - night photography in the city and the walls. Thursday: 7 free afternoon. Friday: third lesson - Landscape photography – Excursion to the country side of the Province of Pisa, in search of the perfect shot of the classical tuscan landscape, with hills, cypresses and olive trees. The tour will start in the early morning because of the light that is necessary for the activity. After the lesson, traditional lunch at a typical restaurant and return to Lucca in the afternoon. Saturday or Sunday: departure
Equipment needed: DSLR camera, tripod and knowledge of your equipment. The three photo lessons will be given in Italian by professional photographers. Students will be anyway always accompanied by a teacher of LIS.
Course price: € 560, including Italian lessons, the above-mentioned activities, lunch on Friday and the transport for the tour.
The program may be modified for organizational reasons.