Beware the pitfalls! On the 19th of October myself and my colleague, Elizabeth Morton, once again embarked on a Fashion shoot on location. I’m sure most of you will have read her post, Assistant on Location, and what I intend to do in this article is let you see and explain some of the events […]
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 […]
I know that you will have read earlier Elizabeth Morton’s, “Assistant for the Day” post on here a few weeks back. In this post I would like to share the finished results and let you see some of what the day was about.
During the gap week I had the pleasure of assisting Lewis Napier on a Portraiture photoshoot. Lewis was preparing a lesson on lighting techniques which will be used in his classes. There was a reason I asked if I could assist. It is a while since I have been a student. I have seen some […]
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 […]
Well it’s the end of week 6 already. The very first HND deadline has come and gone and it’s Thursday again. There has been so many things discussed and taught, it’s hard to know where to start! Tuesday of week 5 saw a demo on how flash off camera works as we had a team […]
Each year our students are given the opportunity to gain some real world experience by working with external agencies. This includes working with companies to cover black tie events, photograph working kitchens, sporting events and press launches. This year we started off with a very exciting first work experience event. We were delighted when our students […]
We are delighted to congratulate ex-student Vivienne Muir on her recent success in Foodelia International Food Awards (Collection 21). Vivienne completed her HNC in Photography at New College Lanarkshire in 2017 before emigrating to Bahrain. Her HNC Graded Unit titled “Meat without Feet” featured a portfolio of images of food photography on the theme of […]
After a successful trip to Edinburgh, the NQ Photography class travelled to the other side of Scotland to visit Glasgow. The 21st of April started off cold and windy but did not put us off.
2017 has been another great year at the annual British Institute of Professional Photography (BIPP) awards with New College Lanarkshire students scooping an outstanding 5 awards.