Action figures

Digital Summer Camp: PhoTOYgraphy

Thursday 30 Jul 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Call it action figure photography, toy photography, toy pics, or whatever else you want, we call it PhoTOYgraphy!

This workshop all about taking pictures of tiny plastic characters, captured as if they were life size…out living their lives in the real world. Perhaps a Minion likes to stop to smell the flowers?…Or a Storm Trooper might need to walk a dinosaur… You bring your toys and your imagination…. and in this session you will learn how to use the simplest of camera & photography techniques, using a phone, tablet or digital camera to take photos of your toys that’ll bring them to life!

What you need:

  • Access to a computer/mobile device with Zoom
  • A phone, tablet or digital camera for taking photos
  • Toy figure/s

This workshop is suitable for children aged between 10 and 13 years old. It will begin with a live* session at 10am. Participants will then have time to complete a creative activity. Another live session will complete the workshop and end at approximately 1pm.

Participants must be resident in Northern Ireland. A parent/guardian/care provider must register their child/children and be present during the workshop. Maximum of 3 participants per household. 

*Zoom Pro will be used for live sessions.