Tira Khan

Photography + video
Location: Boston
Nationality: us
Biography: Tira Khan’s photographs focus on people, the domestic, and unguarded moments. Her images are often personal, and she finds that elements of our daily lives often reflect broad, universal themes. In the past year her series, Growing Up... read on
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Tips for Attending Portfolio Reviews (my thoughts after Phololucida)
tira khan
Jul 9, 2019
Location: Portland, Or
Written from a photographer's perspective.

What is a portfolio review?
A portfolio review is like photographer-reviewer speed dating. You request certain reviewers. A lottery system matches you, and you are guaranteed a certain number of reviews a day. Timing is strictly enforced. Photographers have about 20 minutes to introduce yourself, show your work, have a conversation, and listen to feedback. It is always interesting, but it can also be exhausting. Photolucida in Portland, Oregon, is one of the big ones.

(Keep in mind that Photolucida is not a review for commercial photographers, those protocols would be somewhat different.)
     What I learned from attending Photolucida       (or All You Need to Know About Attending Photography Reviews*)
         (or All You Need to Know About Attending Photography Reviews*)

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