NCL Photography take top spot at Scottish Region Awards

Our New College Lanarkshire photography students celebrated great success at the Master Photographers Association (MPA) Scottish Region Awards. A group of 23 staff and students attended the Black Tie event at The Grange Manor, Grangemouth earlier this week to hear the judges results. We enjoyed networking and drinks with almost 90 professional photographers from around […]

Back in the Studio

Once again I volunteered to assist Lewis in a studio shoot. This time the model was the very pretty Jade who is one of our HNC students. Jade was quite nervous but excited to have the opportunity to be on the other side of the camera. This really is an experience every photographer should have. […]

Field Trip to Glencoe

  On January 19th a small group of students and myself headed north to chase the light. As we drove towards Callander the skies looked bleak and the temperature dropped. The first signs of snow appeared on the hilltops. Stopping at Loch Lubnaig did not give us much hope of capturing great images but we […]

Both sides of the Camera

As we reach the end of the first Semester, it is nice to look back on one of the highlights¬† with the Fashion students. Again Chatelherault was the venue. The students, some with their own models, Lewis and myself arrived early to get set up. The day was bright which caused some difficulties but Lewis […]

Assistant on Location

Assistant on location Having assisted Lewis in the studio and gained some excellent experience, i jumped at the chance to assist him on a location shoot. Wiktoria again was the model for the day. The location was the beautiful setting of Chatelherault in Hamilton. Access had already been agreed with management but for this particular […]

A New Look For A New Year

Hello! And welcome back to our photography blog.¬† It’s been a while since the last update as lecturers and students have been enjoying a summer break which unusually for Scotland involved some real summer weather! Regular readers will notice something different around here in the form of a new blog design.¬† I felt that a […]