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Digital Photography of Museum Objects

From: Tuesday 11.06.19
at 9:00am
To: Wednesday 12.06.19
at 6:00pm
Location:

London Institute of Archaelogy

32-34 Gordon Square
London
WC1H 0PY
United Kingdom

Cost:

£375.00

Places available: 12

Event type: 
Course
Event language: 
English
Summary: 

This two day practical course is for those who wish to optimise the results they are obtaining using digital equipment to record images of museum objects.

Event description: 

Topics which will be covered in more or less detail (dependant on the participants’ needs) include:
Close up, Focus Stacking, Taking photographs of buildings, Flash, LED Lighting, Photoshop, Flat copy, Watermarks/Translucent Materials, Reflective Materials, Tethering, File type, Archival, Scanning, RTI, Use of a Colour Chart, Colour Temperature, UV/IR Photography

Whilst there will be discussions on the use and choice of digital cameras the emphasis will be on practical photographic and lighting techniques and on how to manipulate the resultant digital images for use in reports, exhibition catalogues etc.

Tutors: Stuart Laidlaw, Photographer, Institute of Archaeology, UCL London, Mike Halliwell, consultant photographer

Presenters:

Stuart Laidlaw

Mike Halliwell