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Photographing Your Artwork
October 22 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Photographing Your Artwork is a masterclass for artists who want to improve their skills in photographing and documenting their own artwork in a gallery setting.
Presenting and promoting your art practice effectively often depends on good images; this class looks at using professional equipment and lighting as well as creating the right backdrop to capture your work at its best.
Who is it for?
Practicing visual artists based in Coventry and Warwickshire who are keen to develop their skills photographing their own (or others’) artwork, using professional equipment and lighting.
What will it involve?
A 4-hour day session including two breaks on the 25th September from 10.00am – 2.00pm. TBC
The workshops will be based at The Mead – University Of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL – and will be run by Mandip Singh Seehra. Participants will bring their own work to be photographed and their own equipment if they wish.
What will I gain?The opportunity to learn and hone your skills in photographing artwork in a gallery setting, using professional equipment.
About the Course Leader:
Mandip Singh Seehra is a professional artist and photographer and says of his own work: ‘As a photographer my work involves capturing the world around me. I have recently completed a series of images for a local charity exploring the lives of individuals involved in their work; looking at who they are, their hopes, dreams and seeing them in spaces where they are happy and free. I have also undertaken a number of portrait projects capturing communities, reflecting and capturing the many different faces making up my home city. I describe myself as a fine arts photographer capturing the many different lives and environments surrounding me.’
Covid Procedures: We will work to the current government guidelines for safe working and make adjustments if there are any changes required.