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Photography Workshop with Kate Green (18 June)

Barber Home – 18 June 2020

Inspired by our online exhibition ‘Sights of Wonder, Birmingham photographer Kate Green hosted a relaxed and informal photography workshop via Zoom.

Exploring Francis Bedford’s 1862 photographs, the workshop outlined how to take better photos with your camera or smartphone, working with light and composition techniques.

Kate also discussed photography for wellbeing and sharing ways of getting creative during lockdown using ‘doorstep photography’.

This free online workshop took place via Zoom on 18 June, 2.30 – 4pm.


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