For the interchange of thought and experience among photographers – The Royal Photographic Society and its role within the history of photography; a talk by Dr. Michael Pritchard FRPS

14 September 2019

14:00 - 16:00

Thomas Telford Centre
Menai Bridge
Wales
United Kingdom
LL59 5EA

RPS Member£5.00 
Non RPS Member£7.00 
Concession - Student£0.00 

Dr. Michael Pritchard, photographic historian and Director of Education and Public Affairs at The Royal Photographic Society (RPS), will give a talk on the role of the RPS in the history of photography.

The talk will look at the formation of the Royal Photographic Society and the role that it played in British photography, particularly through the nineteenth and early twentieth century. It will look at its activities and the members of the Society and through the use of historic images, mainly from the RPS Collection, it will also tell a history of photography.

The talk will last approx. one hour, followed by a Q&A session.

The location is the Thomas Telford Centre (opposite Waitrose in Menai Bridge). The venue is accessible by wheelchair.

Pay and display parking:a bit further down the road behind the Jade restaurant (see map below).

Free parking: behind the gate house of the suspension bridge on the Gwynedd side; access is between the Antelope Inn and the gate house. OS grid reference: SH 558 712. Please note: this is a different car park to the one for the pub.

Rolf Kraehenbuehl
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077 482 95 307

Region: North Wales