Dotan teaches workshops for Leica Akademie, Momenta Workshops and other fine institutions. He also teaches private workshops upon request. Below are the current workshop opportunities.

Storytelling Workshop at the Santa Barbara Solstice Festival

From Capturing Moments to Editing a Book

June 21-25, 2023 - Limited to 12 participants

Join L.A. Times an National Geographic photojournalist/editor Gail Fisher and myself for this unprecedented premium workshop opportunity in Santa Barbara, CA. 

You will learn how to tell a story with documentary photography while immersing yourself in Santa Barbara’s unique Solstice celebration.

Most meals included. All drinks included (cocktails, wine, beer, soda). Comfortable lodging available on site overlooking the Santa Barbara Riviera.

This curriculum includes:

  • Teaching presentations
  • Contextual coaching in the field
  • Daily group critiques
  • Coached editing sessions
  • Book layout session

With the participation of special guest Mary Cooney, ex-Director of Photography at the Los Angeles Times who was awarded "Photo Editor of the Year" by both the National Press Photographers Association and the Pictures of the Year International.

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