Photography with Rob Fris A beginners’ course on how to approach taking good photographs with a digital SLR camera. The course begins with an illustrated, fascinating explanation of how light and lenses work, showing how you can exploit them with your camera. With plenty of opportunity to practise with support and guidance, the course then covers: Description of the digital SLR camera, its features, controls and terminology General setting up of the camera Concentrating on using the camera in manual mode: practising focusing, control of depth of field, adjusting ISO rating, using metering and setting exposure, with review of photographs taken […]
Here’s a round up of Whats on in Spring 2013..
Bead by Bead A special exhibition of innovative beaded jewellery by Brenda Day, featuring inspiring Photography by Jean Murphy & James Stuart and a Polaroid View of a Fading Americana by Robbie James. 22nd October 2012 to 17th November 2012 10:00am – 5:30pm
Learn how to get better use out of your camera in a practical and fun way with local artist Cordelia Weedon. (compact or SLRs). The cost of both sessions is £40 and will cover: Visual Literacy / Taking Photos / Editing & Presentation Session 1 17th Aug 2 – 5pm Looking at and discussing other photographers work. Completing practical tasks on camera functions, composition & content (ISO settings, shutter speeds, apertures, macro photography, portraits, down loading images etc). Choosing a themed project to work on in between sessions. Session 2 24th Aug 2 – 5pm Learn about editing & […]
This summer the Willow Gallery is hosting a fantastic selection of Art & Craft workshops, suitable for all ages and abilities. Workshops by special visiting artists include pinhole and digital photography, willow weaving, wool weaving, textiles, decoy bird making, sculpture and much more. The Summer Art Group for primary school children will meet every Wednesday morning throughout the summer holidays from 10.30-12.30am with the Young Artists Summer Group meeting every Wednesday afternoon from 1.30-3.30pm
Pinhole Photography Workshop with Cordelia Weedon £40 (including materials) Come and experience the magic of Pinhole Photography! Learn how to make your own camera, and develop your own picture in the darkroom. You can create a unique kind of image of your own through this historical process. (Bring along your own recycled receptacle or use the ones we have). 18th August 2012 10:30am – 5:00pm Due to limited places, advance booking is recommended!
Learn how to get better use out of your camera (Compact or SLRs) in a practical and fun way in our new Workshop: Photography for beginners with Cordelia Weedon. The cost of both sessions is £40 and will cover: Visual Literacy / Taking Photos / Editing & Presentation Session 1 17th August 2012 2 – 5pm Looking at and discussing other photographers work. Completing practical tasks on camera functions, composition & content (ISO settings, shutter speeds, apertures, macro photography, portraits, down loading images etc). Choosing a themed project to work on in between sessions. Session 2 24th August 2012 […]
The Spanish Influence Exhibition is proving popular with gallery visitors. It includes a collection of Photographs, Paintings and Sculptures with a Spanish Influence. Featuring the work of Spanish artists Boris de Benito Martinez, Ana Villaneva, Rosa Fierro, Manuel Garcia and Pedro Fresnadillo, the exhibition takes place in the main gallery space. The colourful Glass-work of Chrissie Smith is also on display. Local artist Cordelia Weedon also features where she includes the photography of her father as an aspect of her work. Displayed alongside poems written by her mother, it is clear to see the importance of family as an inspiration to her own photography where she […]