Kickstart your future in this three-month mentorship with access to professional content creators and the latest Canon equipment. In this program you will tackle creative briefs, build your first body of work and discover how to get started in the creative industries with one-on-one + group learning, and support of other Red Straps recruits. Applications are now open until midnight Sunday, August 25 - complete the form below and submit five images and/or a clip that you have created which best represents your style. Program two kicks off September 9!
Submissions must be entirely completed and entered by middnight August 25. Contact will be made to successful applicants via email before Program two begins on September 9. If you’re unsuccessful or unavailable during this program but would love to be apart of Red Straps, stay tuned for tips, content and experiences to keep your photography or filmmaking journey inspired.
Recruits will be considered on their uploaded images or video clip. Those successful will showcase a genuine passion for capturing moments, whether stills or motion, professional camera or smartphone. They will have an interest in a future career in the creative industries, and an enthusiasm to improve their photography or filmmaking, eager to learn from young professionals.
Only one application per entrant.
Mentoring will be provided via video conferencing in a private Red Straps online group. Each recruit will also be able to have one-one-one video consultation with a mentor each month. Each recruit will have a face-to-face workshop with their nearest Canon Collective Ambassador each month.
Upload three images or a short 1-2 min clip which you have captured and created and complete the entire entry form include your contact details and social media handles.
Progress will only be shared within the Red Straps group, but we welcome recruits to share their assignments, progress and challenges with their own networks.
No, we will provide you with a Canon kit, including the a new R Series Mirrorless Camera, RF lenses, selected EF lenses, and adaptors for the duration of the program.