With Yao Hui
This workshop introduces the history of Chinese photography through Chinese culture and arts with a special focus on Chinese documentary photography and contemporary art photography. Participants will acquire the appropriate knowledge to inspire and enable them to explore their own project focusing on the local Chinese community.The project can be portrait photography, documentary photography, fine art photography or photography with digital-media. When the project is completed there will be a peer critique and opportunity to exhibit their work in a small exhibition.
Through this workshop the participants will understand the development of Chinese photography, study of the works of a number of well-known Chinese photographers and artists, become familiar with Chinese culture and social status, and have the opportunity to communicate with the local Chinese community.
Photography Course: 6 weeks – 90 minutes per workshop
Week 1: Chinese Photography : A History – Early Photography in China to A New Generation of Chinese Photography
Week 2: Becoming a Photographer: Key Photography Techniques & Tips
Week 3: Photo Assignment – Landscapes or Portraiture
Week 4: Photography Project Review – Pupils bring their photos in and receive professional feedback
Week 5: Post-production and Making Prints
Week 6: Critique and Exhibition
Price per person per 6 week course: £100 adults £80 concessions
For further information or to book your place, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 0141 548 6978