Visions’ Visit to Midmar Stones and Kirk

The Stones of Blood

Rob Romani

Rob Romani

‘It was wonderful to go to the Church and see its magnificent stone circle lit up as I was approaching. Such superb use of lighting reflecting on the 4,000 year old stones’.
Elspeth McKay Minister of Mid Mar and Echt Parish Churches.

 

Audrey Hampton

Audrey Hampton

On a mild winter’s night we made the trip out to an ancient place of worship, The Stones and Kirk of Midmar,  where there was also a graveyard to get creative with.

 

 I had a hope to recreate a Dr Who story “The Stones of Blood ” and the group did just that. A colour changing light sabre, the toddler group’s bunny light, a wind up torch and pound shop push lights all helped to create an ethereal feel.

Kevin Dawson

Kevin Dawson

Audrey Hampton

Audrey Hampton

Kevin Dawson

Kevin Dawson

Then we brought out the colour….

Kirsty McAbery

Kirsty McAbery

Gregor McAbery

Gregor McAbery

The stones became a rainbow, ectoplasm abounded and poor bunny was slung round on a rope to create coloured orbs.

All done on bulb setting with  long exposure remotes.

Experience was shared and learners learned.

 

 

By Pamela Adam

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