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)
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.
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