Photoconsortium Educational Portal

We strongly believe that heritage photography and digital cultural heritage in general have a huge potential for empowering education at all levels. This portal gives access to resources and outstanding initiatives that leverage on such potential to support teaching and learning.

Upcoming MOOC in 2020

Discover the online MOOC “Creating a Digital Cultural Heritage community”

Starting in January 2020 on EdX.

Audiovisuals on photo processes

It is not that easy to fully understand how ancient photographic processes worked. In this section, a series of very clear videos shows various techniques with footages and animations.

Europeana Education

Europeana Education is the name of a community promoted by Europeana, the European digital library, and specially designed to share, interact and inspire teachers and learners in using Europe’s digital cultural heritage to shape the future of digital education.

Help producing a web game for children!

image from Europeana. CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS! A member of the Europeana Education community and a master student, with the collaboration of Europeana, are designing a web game for children 8 to 12 to be released in July. It's a really exciting project and we are looking...

The impact of Fifties in Europe Kaleidoscope

img. courtesy 50s in Europe Kaleidoscope project. The EU funded project 50s in Europe Kaleidoscope, which was concluded in February 2020, aimed to engage with a wide range of publics and stakeholders, through sourcing, sharing, and identifying photographs in...

Colour Photography: the Chromogenic Process

img. from the video by CRDI. The Centre for Image Research and Diffusion (CRDI) - Girona city Council (Catalonia) presents a new audiovisual product for a better understanding of the chromogenic photographic process. This process was put on the market in 1935, with...