East London Workshops and Events in September!!

So all that sporty malark is over and done with, it’s time to get back to the serious business of all things analogue! We’ve got all sorts of things for you this month, a brand new exhibition on First Thursday by Hero of Switzerland, some lovely basic workshops to help you get to know your camera better and a LomoWalk to the Museum of London!

WHAT: First Thursday Private View – To Your Health: A Hero of Switzerland exhibition

On the first Thursday of every month the galleries and museums of East London open their doors late for a chance to see amazing art, culture and events after hours. We are pleased to have the wonderful collective Hero of Switzerland show their all analogue artwork in our gallery space. Exhibiting artists alongside Dan Button and Esme Tearle this year are the usual troupe of dear friends, old and new, hangers on and talented creeps that will produce work specifically for the To Your Health themed show. Come along and join us for a drink and a look at some amazing art! This event is free so why not come along!! The exhibition is on in our Basement Gallery until September 23rd; make sure to check it out!

WHEN: Thursday September 6th, 6-9pm

WHAT: Panorama-rama with the Sprocket Rocket!

Camera, Film, or Accessory: Sprocket Rocket
Technique or Tipster: Introductory class

Learn all about the wide and sprocket-y wonder that is the Sprocket Rocket! We’ll show you all there is to know about shooting the perfect panorama in London! From double exposures and night time shot to what film to use, we’ll show you everything! Then we’ll head out and capture the East End in panorama!

Tickets are £10 and include a lend-a-Sprocket Rocket, 1 roll of film plus 10% discount off film processing.

WHEN: Wednesday September 12th, 5:30pm

WHAT: Meeting Miss Diana!

Camera, Film, or Accessory: Diana F+
Technique or Tipster: Introductory class

Join us for this comprehensive class covering everything you need to know about our favourite camera, the Diana F+! We’ll teach you all the basics from loading your camera, to all about Diana’s extensive accessories, to the puzzle that is pinhole before letting you experience this princess for yourselves! Tickets are £10 and include a short presentation, a lend-a-Diana F+, a roll of film plus 10% off film processing.

WHEN: Wednesday September 19th, 5:30pm

WHAT: LomoWalk: City Architechture in collaboration with Open House!

Join Lomography Gallery Store East London and Open House on an exploration of London’s East End architecture where classic Victorian architecture meets tall glass gherkins! We will guide you and your camera through Spitalfields, Bishopsgate and the Financial District snapping both contemporary and classic architecture in true Lomography style.

This event is FREE and includes a short tutorial, a lend-a-cam, a roll of film plus 10% discount off film processing. Places are limited to 12 and are on a first come, first served basis.

WHEN: Saturday September 22nd, 12pm

WHAT: Perfect Pinholes with the Diana F

Camera, Film, or Accessory: Diana F+
Technique or Tipster: PInhole Photography

Pinhole photography is as analogue as it gets and in this workshop we’ll be going through all the basics of this mysterious technique including exposure times, film speeds and different camera options. With the help of the Diana F+ you can then put the tips and tricks into practice and shoot your own set of some lusciously long pinhole exposures with infinite depth of field and amazing wide angles! Tickets are £10 and include a lend-a-Diana F+, a roll of film plus 10% off film processing.

WHEN: Wednesday September 26th, 5:30pm

WHAT: LomoWalk: Spot your Lomograph at the Museum of London

Camera, Film, or Accessory: LC-A+
Technique or Tipster: Basic shooting tips

Spotted your Lomograph on our giant and humongous LomoWall at the Museum of London yet? Join us for a trip to the Museum of London as we try and spot our faces amongst the 30,000 photos that make up the LomoWall. We’ll pose goofily in front of our photos then check out the Museums exhibits! Tickets are £15 and include lend-a-LC-A+, 1 roll of film plus 10% discount off film processing.

WHEN: Sunday Sepetember 30th, 1pm

To book a spot on our workshops, please call us on 02074260999 or pop in-store to reserve and pay for your spot. Please turn up for your session 10 minutes early so we can get started on time. Every attendee will receive 10% off purchases in-store.

WHERE: Lomography Gallery Store East London
117 Commercial Street,
London, E1 6BG
Tel: 02074260999
Email: eastlondon@lomography.com

SHOP HOURS
Mon – Sun: 10am – 7pm

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written by lgseastlondon on 2012-08-18 in #events #exhibition #lomowalks #eastlondon #pinhole #workshops #lomowall #lc-a #sprocket-rocket #uk #hero-of-switzlerland #diana

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