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19 05 2022
5 Things You Can Consider To Elevate Your Next Portrait Shoot

1. Plan your shoot Plan your shoot as much as you can before you work with the sitter. This may include doing some research for references on the type of poses, lighting, styling, framing or final edit you wanted to use. Planning helps you to feel more confident in your approach and direction to the sitter—...

01 10 2021
Wallpaper | A Solo Exhibition by Marta Carvalho

Orms Cape Town School of Photography is proud to present Wallpaper, an exhibition wherein artist, Marta Carvalho, articulates the tenuous relationship that exists between our human life cycle ; sensory experience; and memory attachment. Through still photography; print installations; sound arrangements; and video projections, Carvalho curates a textured place to reflect on the ways in...

08 09 2021
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02 09 2021
RETURN TO THE ART OF MAKING IMAGES | INTERVIEW WITH EDWARD JOHN ODES

Return to the art of making images | Interview with Dr. Edward John Odes Dr. Edward John Odes joined OrmsCTSP as a member of our Darkroom Club and did one-on-one sessions under the guidance of our darkroom-star lecturer, Nicole Clare Fraser. Who would've known what would follow! We caught up with him to share a...

11 03 2019
CLOSED | Artist in Residence 2019

Orms Cape Town School of Photography will be hosting an Artist/Photographer in Residence programme. Our residency programme is dedicated to those who have existing bodies of work OR to those who have well-established projects and are in need of access to the necessary equipment and input to further execute these projects and/or bring them into...

30 08 2018
APPLICATIONS ARE CLOSED | 2021 Scholarships

Image by Andrina Stauffer We are in the process of producing a new Scholarship Programme. Please sign up for our newsletter in the bottom-right section of footer of this page to be notified when we release the new scholarship opportunities. Image by Andrina Stauffer APPLICATIONS ARE CLOSED. We are offering scholarships for three of our...

10 04 2018
CLOSED | Artist in Residence June & July 2018 | Apply Today!

Orms Cape Town School of Photography will be hosting an Artist/Photographer in Residence programme. Our residency programme is dedicated to those who have existing bodies of work or to those who have well-established projects and are in need of access to the necessary equipment and input to further execute these projects and/or bring them into...

05 12 2017
POSITION FILLED | Photography Department Administrator & Exhibition Curator

RESPONSIBLE FOR: • The smooth administration of the Photography and short course Programmes (in conjunction with Head of Photography) • Co-ordinator and curator of all Orms Cape Town School of Photography Exhibitions • Co-ordinator and Liaison for all photographic lecturers • Course material: the development of new courses, new course material and updating of existing...

13 08 2017
Put a Spring in your Step | September Photography Programme

We here at Orms Cape Town School of Photography are celebrating all-things flora & spring photography during the month of September! Join us for a range of events to inspire your photographic eye, let you learn through experience and most of all, give you a chance to breathe in the fresh spring air and capture...

11 08 2017
Hope On Hopkins Photowalk | When are we doing it again!?

Nothing like a gin tasting on a sunny winters day at the Hope on Hopkins Distillery! This special Photowalk kicked off with the inspiring story of how Lucy & Lee left their jobs as paralegals in London, travelled through Spain and decided to start up their very own distillery. Lee walked us through the production...