Photography Education Trust

The Photography Education Trust is a registered public benefit trust to encourage and nurture photography as a response to South Africa’s vibrant, conflicted and constantly changing society, as a means of creating mutual understanding; thereby assisting in the evolution of a better society for all.

Provide training to aspirant photographers, including aspirant photographers from disadvantaged backgrounds, to equip them with the attitudes, experience, values and technical skills necessary to enable them to find employment or create self-employment while pursuing the ethos described above.

The Photography is a registered Public Benefit Organisation (including Sect 18A) approved by the Commissioner for the South African Revenue Service.

The Photography Education Trust was established by David Goldblatt, Mfundi Vundla and John Fleetwood.

Trustee Members

David Goldblatt David Goldblatt was born in Randfontein in 1930 and became a full-time photographer in 1963. As a professional photographer he worked for magazines, institutions and corporations. Almost all of his personal work was and is concerned with the country and the society into which he was born. He has published a number of books and his work is held in several museum and private collections. He lives in Johannesburg and is represented by the Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg and Cape Town.

David Goldblatt

David Goldblatt was born in Randfontein in 1930 and became a full-time photographer in 1963. As a professional photographer he worked for magazines, institutions and corporations. Almost all of his personal work was and is concerned with the country and the society into which he was born. He has published a number of books and his work is held in several museum and private collections.
He lives in Johannesburg and is represented by the Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg and Cape Town.

Mfundi Vundla Mfundi Vundla is the Executive Chairman of Morula Pictures. His production credits include television shows, motion pictures and theatrical plays. He is a past chairman of the Independent Producers' Organization and the National Film and Video Foundation. Examples of his commercially viable productions, often leading to impressive advertising revenue income-streams including: - Generations Backstage Jozi-H - Magic Cellar (Won 29 international      awards) Movie screen credits include; - How To Steal Two Million (Producer) - Soweto Green (Writer/Producer) - In My Country (Executive Producer), which stars Samuel L.Jackson and Juliette Binoche

Mfundi Vundla

Mfundi Vundla is the Executive Chairman of Morula Pictures. His production credits include television shows, motion pictures and theatrical plays. He is a past chairman of the Independent Producers' Organization and the National Film and Video Foundation. Examples of his commercially viable productions, often leading to impressive advertising revenue
income-streams including:
- Generations Backstage Jozi-H
- Magic Cellar (Won 29 international      awards)
Movie screen credits include;
- How To Steal Two Million (Producer)
- Soweto Green (Writer/Producer)
- In My Country (Executive Producer), which stars Samuel L.Jackson and Juliette Binoche

John Fleetwood John Fleetwood is the Director of Photo: More information John Fleetwood

John Fleetwood

John Fleetwood is the Director of Photo:

More information John Fleetwood

 

For further information or should you wish to make a contribution to the Trust, please contact John Fleetwood