Aveiro, Portugal —The first ever National Geographic Exodus Aveiro Fest will be an International Travel and Adventure Photography and Video Festival set in the coastal city of Aveiro, in the Centro de Portugal region. Bringing together the professionals to talk about their lives and share their projects, the program will run from December 1 to 3, 2017
There will be presentations of projects, portfolios and personal stories experienced by photographers and videographers; masterclasses for those seeking the opportunity to evolve and perfect their visual creation skills; and photography shows, with galleries that will inspire viewers.
Embracing the edge of a coastal lagoon, Aveiro is occasionally called the Portuguese Venice because of its long canal boats, arch bridges and a network of canals. The region is also known for its ceramic industries, sea salt and seaweed.