What makes a great black and white photograph?
Wednesday 27 November, 6—8pm
7 Melbourne identities will have 7 minutes each to make their case for what makes a great black and white photograph. It might be an image they love... or loathe, but it will definitely cause some debate! Come along to join the conversation.
Chaired by Naomi Cass, CCP Director.
Stuart Geddes / Printed matter, mainly books
John Gollings / Specialises in the photography of dead cities in South East Asia
Adam Harding / Director, Horsham Regional Art Gallery
Amita Kirpalani / Writer and Assistant Curator, ACMI
Christine Philips / Lecturer in the RMIT University Architecture Program and host of The Architects on Triple R
Dylan Rainforth / Editor, Art Guide Australia; writer, 'Space' visual art column in The Age
Phoebe Whitman / Instagrammer and interior designer
Bookings essential: www.trybooking.com
How to make a great black and white photograph from shoot to print
Wednesday 11 December, 6—8pm
Don't miss this exciting opportunity to learn from two of the best!
On 11 December, 6—8pm, CCP will become an interactive photography studio.
Leica ambassador, Nick Rains will demonstrate best practice in studio lighting, providing commentary and answering questions about how to light your subject for black and white photography. Once the lighting has been perfected, Nick Rains will hand over to Ilford representative Ian van der Wolde who will move through the technicalities of preparing and printing a black and white image.
Don't miss this evening packed with opportunities to learn from industry professionals for just $35 for CCP Members and Students or $40 for non-members.
There will be show bags for each attendee with products from the generous sponsors and supporters of the 2013 CCP Salon including Ilford paper and Adobe digital touch pens, as well as the opportunity for some attendees to have an image printed and reviewed by an Ilford representative. More information about this will be available on the night.
Places are limited, book here: www.trybooking.com
Image: Aldona Kmiec Cafe in Soler aka The Dalmation People 2005
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