Participatory Photography Course (14 Weeks)
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Participatory Photography Course (14 Weeks)

Participatory Photography Course (14 Weeks)

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Exeter Community Centre

17 St David's Hill

Exeter

EX4 3RG

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This participatory photography course is a free 14-week course that enables participants to create their own photo-story or photographic theme and build a portfolio of images. Over the 14-weeks participants will take part in the following activities:

  • Ceate a photographic theme on Positivity or The Future

  • Create your own photo-story, theme or portfolio of image

  • Take part in innovative photo-dialogue exercises

  • Learn and develop basic camera skills

  • Photography trip to Bowling Green Marsh

  • Mystery tour of Exeter!

  • Learn how to plan your photography project

  • Work in a safe environment within small groups

  • Curate images for an exhibition

  • Take part in a fun and creative activity

This course will be taking place at Exeter Community Centre and will begin on Thursday 15th June 2017 and will finish on 28th September 2017 and all of the workshops will run from 10:00am - 1:00pm.

Throughout the course we would like you to have access to a digital camera, so please bring along your digital camera or digital phone so the facilitator is able to see what equipment you will be using in the project. If you do not have access to a digital camera then we maybe able to supply one, however, we only have a very limited number.

This participatory photography course is part of the The Future Focus Project, which is a one-year community project in Exeter that uses photography as a means of engagement and empowerment and is managed by Meridian Raw CIC and funded by the Big Lottery Fund. There are three, 14-week courses planned within this project, one starting in November and two further course in 2017, along with an end of project exhibition.

The main aims of this participatory photography project is to provide the opportuniy for communities to come together in a creative project and develop their own photo-story, photographic theme or portfolio or images. In addition, participants will be encouraged to develop their photography skills through innovative activities and photographic tasks.

Header Image: Gannetts, Bass Rock, Scotland © Francesco Pachuk /Meridian Raw CIC/Devon Grapevine 2015

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