Workshops and Courses

photographers in studioPhotography – Studio Lighting

£30 for 2 sessions

16 years+

Thursday 17 & 24 February, 6.30pm – 8pm, Summerlee Photomedia Studio BOOK NOW

Designed so you will learn how to use a professional photography studio and light portraits. No previous experience necessary. We will take you through how to set-up flash lights for portrait photography and show you the basic lighting setups so you can build on the knowledge and have the confidence to take a shoot yourself as well as learning how to create the lighting styles you want. From direct to butterfly to high key to broad & 2 or 3-point lighting……all will be covered for you to try yourself.


Easter Fun Photos

£2 for a session of 10-minutes

Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 April, 12 – 4pm, Summerlee Photomedia Studio

Easter Toy Animal Photos – use your own phone to capture the kids wonder and amazement at meeting a selection of furry Easter themed large toys in our warm and welcoming Photomedia studio. Includes a commemorative print to take home.

Drop-in session. No need to book.


Waiting for the Magic – The Photography of Oscar Marzaroli

Saturday 29 January – Monday 2 May, North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Local Documentary Photo Walks to the Oscar Marzaroli exhibition by one of Scotland’s most notable documentary Photographers.

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Science Photo Workshops

Solar Movers – Science and Fun

£5 a session

12 years+

Saturday 12 February, 10.30am – 3.30pm (90 minute sessions), Summerlee Photomedia Studio


Build bots that walk, crawl, roll and even float on water. It’s a fun way to learn about Solar energy. Capture the result on your mobile phone against a great studio projected backdrop.


Photo Art 

£2 per family

All ages welcome

Sunday 13 February, 12pm – 4pm, Summerlee Photomedia Studio

Using traditional darkroom, chemicals and a secret formula cream, see how all the family can create a great piece of commemorative artwork to take away.

Drop-in session, no need to book.


International Women’s Day

Wednesday 8 March 

Digital media project celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. More details coming soon. If you wish to discuss partnering-up or collaborating with us then please get in touch.


Contacting Us

If you would like to contact us for more information or to book a workshop or course, please call us on 01698 403120 and select option 2 (box office ticket bookings), or send us an email.