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Click Happy Live @ The Library

Thursday 18 February 2021 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

This is a FREE event, held at the library from 6-8pm

To reserve a spot click here


Who is this event for?

  • Young people aged 10+ (aged 10-13 with a guardian or teacher please). Youth 14+ and up can attend on their own but can bring family if they wish.

  • Adults who are keen to learn photography and wellbeing - The teaching style though will be pitched to our younger audience members.

  • Click Happy is for people who believe that photography can be used as a tool to make themselves and the world better.

  • Focuses on people who want to photograph better and also want to make a difference


If you are between 10-22 and you use your camera to complete the challenges, you have a chance to win a scholarship to a one-term masterclass and one term of mentorship with Master Photographer Mandi Lynn.

What Happens at Click Happy?

At the workshop you will learn:

  • How to take more eye-catching photographs

  • How to use the more advanced settings on your phone or DSLR

  • Understand what ISO, Shutter Speed, and Aperture is and why you should care

  • The HeArtivist philosophy (so that you can easily see where you may be blocked creatively)

  • The importance of Grit in becoming a professional artist or creative activist.

  • Three photo challenges that help build mental resilience.


To find out more about the event and to register click here