Workshop: Fashion Photography Workshop with Sacha van Dorssen
Calendar: May 29th-June 1st 2013, France.
Where: Bar Floréal photographie, 43 rue des Couronnes, 75020 Paris, France, Map It
Official website: www.eyesinprogress.com
[T]he workshop is open to 9 participants, either professional photographers or advanced amateurs who wish to improve their photographic style and technics or experiment with a new genre.
Sacha van Dorssen was born in Holland, in Rotterdam where she began her studies at the Academy of Fine Arts Sint Joost in Breda in 1960. In 1963 she arrived in Paris and started her a career as a fashion photographer. It was at this moment in time, that she decided to adopt the name, Sacha. Working foremost as a Fashion photographer for four decades, her work can be found within a large variety of French and foreign magazines, as well as publicity campaigns.
In 1964, at the beginning of her Parisian career, Sacha was a regular contributor for the magazine Elle. Throughout the sixties she continued to develop her style in the context of fashion; working in England with Harpers Bazaar and the Sunday Times magazine. In 1977, she started a close collaboration with the magazine Marie Claire that lasted for over 20 years. Sacha is represented by the Sit Down Gallery in Paris.