Week 7, all systems go

Well what a week this has been!  Tuesday saw the results of the first Pressure Project and there was tension in the air! This is always a nervous time as students judge their peers work, and let me tell you sometimes it isn’t pretty.  There were some really outstanding images and the pick of the […]

First 3 Weeks of College

Week 1 August 29th I got to see my new cohort of HND students, which is always exciting. Everyone turned up on time I’m glad to say and we spent some time doing introductions and welcoming back a couple of past students who now want to try and get their HND Diploma.

Portraiture Photography 

On Thursday the 2nd of March photography students from both Access and NQ came together to watch a portraiture Masterclass.  The hands on day involved students from both camps setting up lighting equipment and getting an insight into how a professional studio works. This wasn’t an exhaustive set up, it was all about making things […]

Photography Open Day

On Wednesday 25th of January New College Lanarkshire had an open day for schools to come and have a look at what the Photography department has to offer.  On the day there were various example of work from Still Life Photography to Fashion and Documentary. Staff were on hand to answer loads of questions and […]

Christmas Images

It’s that time of year when everyone has had a tough last few weeks of college and deadlines are fast approaching.  But it is also time to spend sometime with your family and loved ones and just chill out (see below).   The people around you have had to deal with the highs and lows […]

High Class Fashion

As promised from my last blog I would like to show you the difference between a fashion shoot for the high street and one for a high class fashion magazine. As discussed in the previous blog I will use the same model, Jodi Alexander to highlight the changes. The last time we used a mixture of natural […]