Photomedia Studio Events & Workshops

As well as weekly classes, Photomedia Studio runs blocks of specialist tutorials and one off workshops. These provide great activities for rainy days and weekends, as well as great gifts for your loved ones!
For general enquiries about Photomedia classes, activities and equipment call 01236 632828 or email peaced@culturenl.co.uk

 

Portfolio Preparation – Fashion through the Lens
•15+yrs •£18 (included materials) •Sunday 28 January 10.30 – 3.30pm
•Summerlee Photomedia Studio

If you are a senior school or college student keen to boost your art portfolio, this one-day workshop is for you! Led by photographer Duncan Chisholm, you will work with a model in the studio, to recreate fashion images from bygone eras, in a studio.

Advance booking required as places are limited, to book call 01236 632828.

 

Meet the Cuties – Family Photo Walk with Dogs
•Families with children 6 – 9yrs •Adults [16+] must accompany children at all times
•FREE •Saturday 10 February 12pm-2pm •Bellshill Cultural Centre

Join our photography tutors to get happy snapping pics in the park, with two very cute dogs, Bonnie and Poppy.
Dress warm to make the most of the weather and learn some top photography tips.
Advance booking required as places are limited, to book call 01236 632828.

 

After Hours at the Museum
15+yrs • £10/£9 concession • Thursday 22 March • 6pm – 8.30pm • Summerlee Museum

Led by a CultureNL photography tutor, you will explore the museum’s objects in the changing evening light.
Using a portable flash or constant source light you can discover creative ways to capture evening photographs.

Advance booking required as places are limited, to book call 01236 632828.

 

Ani – make – shun!
8 – 13yrs • £15 • Wednesday 4 and Thursday 5
April • 12pm – 4pm • Summerlee Photomedia Studio

Two day animation workshop using a 3D printer, sees you choose a cartoon character and make it with a 3-D printer. Guided by an animation artist, you will bring your character to life with film and music.

Advance booking is required as placesare limited; to book call 01236 632828.

 

Superheroes – Animation with Lego
8 – 13yrs • £10 • Monday 9, Wednesday
11 or Thursday 12 April • 12pm – 4pm •Summerlee Photomedia Studio

Led by an animation artist, this one day workshop explores the world of Superheroes using Lego. During the day you can create your own backdrops sets and characters, before bringing the story to life through animation and sound technology. Your finished work will be posted on Vimeo, for you to view and download at home.
Advance booking required as places are limited, to book call 01236 632828.

 

Studio Photography – An Introduction
15+yrs • £25 • Saturday 9 June • 11am– 4pm •Summerlee Photomedia Studio

If you’ve never used a photography studio before then this workshop is for you; it is suitable for beginners with some experience of cameras as well as those with a little more photographic ability. The workshop will see you join a photographer’s live shoot, complete with a model and Bowens lit studio. Here you will cover aperture, speed, ISO, and will employ some standard lighting set-ups and light modifiers. This workshop will give you plenty of practical tips and hands on learning for future studio work.
Advance booking required as places are limited, to book call 01236 632828.

 

Applebox/Fluidhead – Film Location Shoot
8+yrs • £8 • Saturday 16 June • 11am- 3pm • Chatelherault House and Grounds

This trip leaves and returns from Summerlee Museum, Coatbridge. With prepared cast and film crew, be part of a location based shoot. Having such a brilliant backdrop as Chatelherault, the theme of the shoot could be anything. You decide! Bring outdoor gear and a packed lunch!
The pick-up and drop off point for this trip is Summerlee Museum.

Advance booking required as places are limited, to book call 01236 632828.

 

Photo Field Trip – Falkirk Wheel and Callendar House and Park
14+yrs • £10 • Wednesday 4 July •10.30am – 3.30pm

Escape to the Falkirk Wheel and Callendar House and Park, on a CultureNL photography trip. Get some expert tips on photographing the unique structure of the Falkirk Wheel then enjoy a photo walk round Callendar House and Park.

Advance booking required as places are limited, to book call 01236 632828.