WORKSHOP FILMS SERIES #2
With the guidance of professional photographers, our four workshops films teach the positive link between photography and mental health. Each workshop is accompanied with a task encouraging the practice of smartphone photography as a mindful technique.
Workshop 5: Street photography with John Mannell & Mike Chudley
Exploring people and places in the city, our photographers share practical tips to capture great street photography.
John Mannell explores the benefits of community and connection through his unique style of portrait photography with Show and Tell exhibition finalist Adnan.
Leading street photographer and influencer Mike Chudley uses architectural lines to create powerful cityscapes photos with Show and Tell exhibition finalist Nia.
Complete John’s task, “Stop a moment, take a portrait and create a memory” or Mike’s task, “Spot any lines that can create some unique compositions to add that extra 10% to your street photography” and share your images with us on Instagram. You can DM your photo or tag us in your post.
*Please ensure younger children are accompanied outside by an adult
Workshop 6: Sport photography with Jane Stockdale
World-renowned sport photographer, Jane explores the benefits of sport for our mental health, sharing top photographic tips for documenting action, motion and emotion with Show and Tell exhibition finalists Nehemiah and Anne.
Complete Jane’s task, “Capture an action shot, freeze frame it, and label it with an emotion”. Share your images with us on Instagram. You can DM your photo or tag us in your post.
Workshop 7: Beauty photography with Danny Kasirye
We celebrate inner beauty with stellar fashion photographer Danny, who discusses the idea of true beauty and authentic storytelling with Show and Tell exhibition finalist Fawziya and members of The Avenues youth club.
Complete Danny’s task, ”Take a self-portrait, something beautiful, simple and honest that you can use with our guidelines to have your own magazine cover” and share your images with us on Instagram. You can DM your photo or tag us in your post.
Workshop 8: Nature photography with Casey Moore
Casey takes us into the countryside with his daughter and Show and Tell exhibition finalist Willow, to discuss the benefits of being outside and how taking photos of nature can help us focus, slow down and find ‘flow’.
Complete Casey’s task, “Get outside and look for the bits in nature that no one else would see, get up close, find those details, something that would really bring to life nature for you” and share your images with us on Instagram. You can DM your photo or tag us in your post.
The Cisco Photography Awards
We are absolutely thrilled to reward a selection of schools and young people across the UK with a professional photography pack to encourage further mindful photography practice.