There will be a meeting for all members on the 15 March starting at 5:15pm. We will be presenting the current situation of the media group and discussing the future.
The Bridge will not be closed April 1-14 as previously stated. The renovation work has been postponed. Further details will be published as they come to hand.
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We have added a new section under Exhibitions for Submission Calls If you have work you’d like to exhibit check out the links. If you want to have your Exhibition listed Please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org
We have been able to pick up a good deal on some used Mac Computers. We have installed Pixelmator which is a cheap alternative to Photoshop. Also we do have the equipment for film processing available for hire. So there is an option to do traditional photography with digital darkroom process.
It is with great regret that DMG must report the sudden and unexpected death of Dave Thomas on 24th August. Those of you who had the good fortune to know this good humoured, talented and generous photographer and teacher will want to know the funeral is on Friday 7th September at 11.45 at Darlington Crematorium, West Cemetary, Carmel Road. See you there.
A celebration of the Media Group’s time in the Media Workshop. We will be shortly relocating to The Bridge (Corner of Hundens Lane and Yarm Road) and we thought it only fitting to have a farewell do for the Workshop that has been our home for the last 30 years. There will be food, drink, slideshows and maybe a film or 2. 29 June 2012 – 1745-2000 Facebook Event
The scene – a mass cycle ride in the Czech capital, Prague. I’m filming from the back seat of a cargo bike as other participants ride along with me. Suddenly one cyclist comes up to the camera. He recognises me from the screening of our film a few days ago in a city centre cinema. “Maybe next time in Darlington”, he declares with a strong continental accent and a broad grin on his face. The thought of these 4,000 or so cyclists riding through our small town certainly stirs the soul. Taking Darlington Media Group’s iconic film about stylish cycling,…