Education

Virtual Engagement

Add titleVirtual Engagement Digital online engagement offers the opportunity for museums to interact with their audience remotely. It offers the public the opportunity to examine museum spaces with full 360º orientation and for interactive digital engagment with portions of the museum’s collection. Virtual Collections Photogrammetry can be used to bring […]

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Virtual Tour – The Forest

As social distancing measures are introduced to museums, galleries and public spaces, there will be an increased dependency upon virtual tours also known as 360° tours. The “tours” enable viewers to remotely move around a space with full 360° rotations. While 360° virual tours are useful for interior spaces they […]

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Coal Cultures

Coal Cultures presentation and symposium 31-1 – 01/02. Vision Fountain’s unique 3-d portraiture modelling techniques, developed with Arts Council Wales, were presented at Coal Cultures. A great oppportunity to discuss the culture and heritage of coal in Wales and beyond, and talk about methods of preserving them in innovative formats […]

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Dragon’s Dream Opening at Parc and Dare

The lower level of the old miners community hall, The Parc and Dare in Treorchy, was packed for the opening of the Dragon’s Dream, animated film project, 12th Nov 2019. Gelli Primary school and Penyrenglyn Primary Schools took part in the 10 -month project that was funded by Arts Council […]

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Screening of “Black Gold” Edwardsville, Treharris

Vision Fountain and Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Art Gallery had a very full screening of the HLF funded project “Merthyr’s Black Gold” today. We had the entire primary school of over 200 children attending the first screening. The second screening was attended by around 25 relatives and parents and about […]

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Merthyr’s Black Gold – in the news

Merthyr’s Black Gold, vision Fountain’s project in collaboaration with Cyfarthfa Museum and Art Galler and Heritage Lottery Fund  in the news. The project featureed in the Western Mail’s Week-End magazine and on Walesonline. See link: Walesonlinelink Thanks to Will Hayward for covering this important ongoing project.        

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Edwardsville Primary come to Cyfarthafa Castle Museum

Last week was Edwardsville Primary School’s chance to experience an audio visual workshop at Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery.  Over 40 children attended the full day workshop. They brought in lots of stories that their relatives had told them,  they took photographs of one another in costumes related to […]

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