Edinburgh College photography students snap up the country’s top prizes

Edinburgh College’s photography department won College of the Year and Student of the Year at the British Institution of Professional Photography National Student & College Awards 2017. Edinburgh College had the honour of winning the overall College of the Year Award thanks to the portfolio of BA Professional Photography student, Leesa Tulloch. HND1 Professional Photography…

Poppy Proud by Gary Lee - Gold winner in BIPP Scottish Region Awards

Star college photography students win big at national awards

Edinburgh College students snapped up 11 prizes at the British Institution of Professional Photography Scottish Region Awards, continuing a purple patch in the competition over the last few years. The Photography students’ haul included three gold first-place prizes. This is the eighth year in a row that Edinburgh College photography students have returned from the…

Broadcast Media and Photgraphy Open Day

Broadcast Media and Photography Open Day

For more information about your course choices, or if you need inspiration before making your application, attend our Broadcast Media and Photography Open Days. Meet staff & students Tour the facilities Find out about our courses​ 18 April, Milton Road Campus 20 April, Sighthill Campus 2.30 – 7.30pm Apply now for Broadcast Media and Photography…

Student masterclass from Cosmopolita

Students from the NC in Broadcast Media and Photography course have been putting their learnings into practice following an intensive workshop in journalism by digital bilingual magazine Cosmopolita Scotland. Four journalists delivered lectures and workshops covering principles of journalism, research and citation plus correct use of language in order to avoid and challenge stereotypes, prejudices…

MENU – an exhibition by Brendan MacNeill

MENU, an exhibition of people, places and food by Edinburgh-based photographer Brendan MacNeill, is currently running at the Creative Exchange until Wednesday 8 March. MENU features images from recent years for the likes of Waitrose, Gleneagles, Scottish Government, Country Life, Mercedes Canada, Harviestoun Brewery, The Caterer and various membership magazines. Dublin born and raised Brendan…

Student photographer one of 2016’s best

BA Professional Photography student Gareth Bragdon has been chosen as one of 2016’s best photographers in the first annual Magnum Photography Awards. An international jury made up of Martin Parr (photographer), David Kogan (executive director Magnum), Stacey Baker (photo editor New York Times) and others chose Gareth as one of the 44 finalist winners in…

Portraits from the creative community

An Edinburgh College Photography graduate, Alan McCredie, is launching his new exhibition, [Unstaged], documenting some of the well-known faces in the creative community in Scotland. [Unstaged] is a collection of images from a long-term project begun in 2007 and features actors, writers and directors who work in Scottish theatre, film and TV. Alan’s exhibition features…

BAFTA Scotland New Talent Awards

An Edinburgh College TV graduate scooped a double win last night at the BAFTA Scotland New Talent Awards for his short drama film. Michal Wdowiak beat professionals and higher education students to win the Editor and Writer awards for his short drama Yogi, which he shot in Edinburgh last summer for his final college project.…

Broadcast Media and Photography Day

We are opening our doors and inviting you to explore our range of Broadcast Media and Photography facilities at two of our campuses – Sighthill and Milton Road. See first-hand our studios and equipment while getting the chance to speak to staff and students about the range of courses we offer. Speak to staff and…