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Xposure International Photography Festival

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Xposure is the official educational & imagery photography platform that combines a broad range of photography events including; Exhibitions, Workshops, Seminars, Presentations, Competitions, Photo Walks, a photographic product Trade Show. The trade show hosts leading photographic brands who showcase the latest cameras, accessories, and equipment to the public, and photographers from enthusiasts to professional, trade associations and retailers.

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Embracing education and training in the visual arts, Xposure offers whole or partially subsidised workshops for beginners and experienced photographers alike. There is a complete agenda of training and educational programs structured as workshops, seminars, and photo-walks that will be on offer for all skill levels from beginner to professional. Xposure welcomes acclaimed award-winning International photographers and industry experts from across the globe to share knowledge and techniques.

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Xposure is a Non-Profit organisation that supports training and education in photography & film-making. All workshops at Xposure during the annual festival, are at are subsidised by the Sharjah Government Media Bureau and therefore offered at greatly reduced costs. Placements on the Beginner Level workshops are on a registration fee only basis subject to availability.

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Xposure International Photography Festival

Xposure International Photography Festival Xposure International Photography Festival, Sharjah

Xposure is a leading International Photography Festival and official imagery and educational platform that combines a range of photography events including; Exhibitions, Workshops, Seminars, Screenings, Focus Groups, Competitions, Photo Walks, and hosts a dedicated photographic and video production trade show.

Acts of Resistance

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The photographs in this essay represent stories that should have never developed the way they did and yet somehow they keep resurging. They impart the violence we created, but the Others endured. They intend to reveal the magnitude and the reach of each of these individuals in their struggle and how history like democracy is being twisted to serve the financial and economic hegemony of the West.

Resilience

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September 11th was a life-defining day for the world, especially for a freelance photojournalist Ron B. Wilson, who lived within walking distance of The World Trade Center. After receiving a call from a fellow photographer who worked for a newspaper saying the news was reporting a small plane crash at the north tower, it was his first instinct to run towards the towers with the first responders as everyone else ran away.

The Human Connection to Wolves: From Yellowstone To The Arctic

Auditorium Xposure International Photography Festival Auditorium - Hall 5, Sharjah

The connection between humans and wolves goes back 10s of thousands of years when early humans began to domesticate wild wolves. Why is that? Why are domestic wolves, dogs, so widespread throughout the world? The bond between humans and dogs is unlike any other in the domesticated animal world. We allow them into our homes and part of the family, as protestors of our children or guards for our livestock.