Roundup : Academic Year 2018

So another academic year has been and gone. There have been highs, lows, tears, joy and most importantly in this department laughter. As each year comes and goes in this fast-paced environment we need to find the time to sit down and reflect on the highlights and memorable moments. I wanted to take this opportunity […]

HNC Students Photograph Music Industry Event

Some of our HNC Photography students picked up valuable experience in March this year whilst covering the annual music industry event “Question Session“.  The Question Session is organised by staff and students on the Music Business course at the college.  The event features seminars and workshops for people interested in working in the music industry […]

STEM Event

The recent STEM (Science Technology Engineering Maths) event at Coatbridge campus provided a great opportunity for our students to practice their photojournalism skills.  The event was attended by 3 of our photography students who were tasked with capturing the variety of workshops and demonstrations on display.  This gave them the opportunity to work in a […]

Creative Showcase 2018

So… the dust has finally settled on our Creative Showcase for this Academic Year and I am now finding the time to sit down and reflect on the event.  This year’s showcase, as in previous years, was a great success.  On the evening of Thursday 24th May, an estimated 350 visitors joined us to view […]

A look at the refurbished St Andrew’s Hospice

The St. Andrew’s Hospice Photography Competition closed last month.  The judging panel met shortly afterwards to view all the entries and make the final selection of 12 images which will create the charity’s 2019 calendar. Whilst we wait until the announcement of the winning images at the awards ceremony, to be held in early June, […]

HND Students prepare for upcoming exhibition

Our HND photography students visited several exhibitions in Glasgow last week in preparation for their upcoming end of year showcase. After being delayed by the snow the previous week we set out to visit some of the current exhibitions on display with the view to gathering ideas about layout, printing, presentation and promotion of an […]