DEVELOP: Events Listing

DEVELOP: Preparing for a Career in the Photography Industry is a new 3-year programme of talks, events and workshops for 14-24 year olds. 

EXPLORE: What's it like to be an Assistant Photographer?

Fri 02 Mar 2018, 18.00 - 19.30

Being an assistant photographer is a challenging and varied role: in a studio with a celebrity on Monday and halfway up a mountain on Tuesday. The pay-off is you learn the business and craft of photography on the job from established professionals. Discover what you need to be successful in this role at this informative talk and Q&A session.

£5 / Free Bursaries

For 14-24 year olds

 

DISCOVER: Get to know your camera for beginners

Fri 09 Mar 2018, 18.00 - 19.30

Learn basic DSLR skills, meet other camera enthusiasts and try out using different settings to build your practical knowledge and build your confidence. No experience necessary.

£5 / Free Bursaries

For 14-24 year olds

 

EXPLORE: What's it like to be a curator?

Thu 15 Mar 2018, 18.00 - 19.30

Interested in a career working with artists, creating exhibitions and writing about art? Join us to find out what a career as a curator involves and how to get started.

£5 / Free Bursaries

For 14-24 year olds

 

EXPLORE: Product Photography, Still-Life and Moving Image Workshop

Sat 24 Mar 2018, 11.00 - 17.30

Join us for this full-day practical workshop exploring still-life photography and moving image work in the studio (some previous experience useful but not necessary).

£50 / Free Bursaries

For 14-24 year olds

 

DISCOVER: To Uni or Not to Uni?

Thu 05 Apr 2018, 18.00 - 19.30

“Should I go to university or not?” This big question for so many people these days will be discussed by two young photographers, one who studied photography at degree level, and one who didn’t. Join us to hear both sides, ask questions and find out some answers.

£5 / Free Bursaries

For 14-24 year olds

 

EXPLORE: Get to Grips with Social Media

Sun 08 Apr 2018, 14.00 - 17.30

Learn how to promote your self, your work and your brand across all the different social media platforms; Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and others. Social media can be a minefield; join us for this half-day workshop to learn the dos and don’ts of personal online marketing and networking.

£20 / Free Bursaries

For 14-24 year olds

 

FOCUS: Understanding Film Photography - Workshop

Sat 14 Apr 2018, 11.00 - 17.30

Like the idea of old-school photography but not sure where to start? Discover the joy of shooting analogue in 35mm and medium format in this full-day workshop. This event will give you an understanding of the variety of different films available and how to use them to their full potential. (A good understanding of photography is required to benefit fully from this event)

£50 / Free Bursaries

For 14-24 year olds

 

EXPLORE: Starting Your Creative Career

Fri 20 Apr 2018, 18.00 - 19.30

Almost ready to go out on your own? Wondering where to begin - presenting your portfolio, contacting potential clients, managing your time, and all those things you don’t know about yet but everyone else seems to? Come to this informal session which will help you answer those questions and prepare you for ‘getting out there’.

£5 / Free Bursaries

For 14-24 year olds