Learn more about the Lomographic camera and the worldwide community utilising this experimental form of photography.

This day course led by Lomo photographer Tim Hixson will include a brief introduction into this style of photography, a practical session and a tour of the MCA Collection Volume One.

The cost includes a Diana camera to take home, film, processing and lunch.

DATE:  Saturday 2 June
WHERE: Museum of Contemporary Art (George Street, The Rocks)
TIME:  9.00am-3.00pm
COST: $180/$155 MCA members
BOOKING: Ph. 9245 2400

Please note that this course may be cancelled if insufficient bookings are received 7 days prior to the commencement date. If for any reason the course is cancelled after your enrolment, a full refund of fees will be made.

09.00    REGISTRATION
Introduction & Welcome (Educator) Outline day and what is going to happen, introduce everyone, where loos etc are, photography permissions)    MCA
09:15    INTRODUCTION: LOMO PHOTOGRAPHY
An introduction by photographer Tim Hixson, into his practice and Lomo photography
09:45    SESSION 1: Shooting with the Diana camera
Practical assignment with the Diana camera – this should focus on one skill like use of light 
11:15    MORNING TEA
Provided by MCA    MCA – Studio 1
11:30    SESSION 2: Approaches to LOMO
Photographer Tim Hixson presents how artists explore degrading the image
12:30    LUNCH (Tim Hixson finishes)    
13:30    GALLERY TOUR
MCA Collection: Volume One with MCA educator
14:30    REVIEW IMAGES, EVALUATION & IDEAS
Evaluation of program
15:00    PROGRAM FINISHES

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