17/02/2018 – Photo Theme: The Design Panoptikum

Although the winter temperatures here hinder prolonged outdoor photography, they do however present us with the opportunity to explore some of the indoor optical treasures Berlin has to offer.

This week: The Design Panoptikum

A visit to this unusual museum of the weird and wonderful should be the ideal opportunity to practice some indoor black and white photography, full of atmosphere and retro texture.

Photo tips:

Composition: Texture

Composition: Pattern

Technique: Black and White

Location info:




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This is a practical photography event, so bring a camera, anything will do: digital, analog, even an old iPhone, but please, no flash or tripod.

The aim of this event is to capture a series of 4-6 photos with which a story is told about something concerning either the theme or the location visited.

Event host: Andrew James Kirkwood

RSPVing to this event requires advance payment of: €2,50

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Entrance to the museum will cost an additional €10

Reserve a place

Either use the form below or go to the Meetup website to book a place.

* required field.

Bookings no longer allowed on this date.

Date and Time

February 17, 2018 - 2:00 pm

Please be punctual, because lateness is theft, it's stealing time from others.


Meeting Point

Design Panoptikum, Poststraße 7, 10178 Berlin


Meeting point: Outside the main entrance to the museum in the street.

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Photo upload

If you are registered and logged in you can upload your photos here after the event.

Please enter your name and a title for your photo series as *required.

- Max image size: 2MB

- Max no. of images: 10

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Please feel free to rate the photos on display and leave comments as you wish.

And if you think that you have a series of photos that merit being presented in the form of a photo-essay, please go to fotoprosa.de and upload them there instead.

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