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Photoimaging hits Chapel

11 Nov 2013

On Tuesday 19 November NMIT’s (Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE) Diploma of Photoimaging students will be holding a graduate exhibition at Chapel off Chapel in Prahran.

The exhibition will host a range of different photography styles from the 28 graduating students. The work ranges through a number of different subjects including Architectural, Fashion and Fine-Art photography.

This diversity is heavily encouraged by Program Coordinator Alex Zattelman. “The training is vocational, but we don’t believe there is a mould for photographers. Setting yourself apart in the industry is an important aspect of becoming a professional photographer.”

The exhibition is organised by the graduating students, who held a print auction to help fund their grad show. Chapel off Chapel’s public gallery gives the students a chance to exhibit their work to the public and make their first sales.

To preview the photographers and some of their work, visit www.nmitgradshow.com

Following NMIT’s Diploma of Illustration exhibition, Illustre, which was also held at Chapel off Chapel, the Photoimaging gradshow will introduce Stonington residents to more of NMIT’s creative industries work.

In 2014 NMIT will open a new campus on the site of Swinburne University’s former Prahran campus. The new NMIT Prahran campus will operate under the name of Melbourne Polytechnic.

Melbourne Polytechnic will deliver training in a wide selection of creative industries including design, photography, visual arts, professional writing and editing, digital media, music, theatre arts, live production theatre and events, costume design and makeup, sound production and media. For more information on Melbourne Polytechnic Prahran campus courses go to melbournepolytechnic.edu.au

The Diploma of Photoimaging exhibition runs between Tuesday 19 November and Sunday 8 December at Chapel off Chapel, 12 Little Chapel Street Prahran.

When: Tuesday 19 November – Sunday 8 December
Where: Chapel off Chapel, 12 Little Chapel Street Prahran

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Media enquiries should be directed to the NMIT Communications Coordinator, James Gardener, on 03 92691579, 0413 483 182 or ua.ud1480854015e.tim1480854015n@ren1480854015edrag1480854015semaj1480854015 or NMIT Communications Officer, Kristilee Ransley, on 03 9269 1578 or ua.ud1480854015e.tim1480854015n@yel1480854015snare1480854015elits1480854015irk1480854015

NMIT (Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE) – Situated on six campuses and six training centres throughout Melbourne’s north plus a regional campus at Ararat, NMIT delivers vocational training, higher education and lifelong learning capabilities for a global workforce.  NMIT forges partnerships with community, industry and government to produce practical, solution orientated graduates capable of making meaningful contributions to their chosen field of endeavour.

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