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Announcing participants of kazakhstan documentary photography training program

Publised: Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Together with NOOR Education, Soros Foundation Kazakhstan is happy to announce the ten participants selected for the 2017 Kazakhstan NOOR-SFK Documentary Photography Training Program. 

The program has been developed to encourage and support photojournalists, documentary photographers and visual storytellers from Kazakhstan. Over the course of the program, participants will develop a social-interest photo story under the guidance of Tanya Habjouqa, Sebastian Liste and NOOR Alumni – Timur Karpov, Elyor Nematov and Daria Tuminas. 

The participants, six male photographers and four female photographers, were selected from over 50 applicants from Kazakhstan. The selected ten are: 

  1. Oleg Bitner
  2. Timur Epov
  3. Zarina Gainulina
  4. Maria Grinkevich
  5. Bahtiyar Kelis
  6. Viktoriya Li
  7. Bek Maratov
  8. Sanat Ongarbaev
  9. Vladimir Tretyakov
  10. Lyailya Turlybekova