Digital Photography for Beginners

If you have a keen interest in photography and want to develop your knowledge and learn the basic techniques to create stunning photography, this is the course for you. You will take part in practical studio exercises and projects and learn some basic photo editing techniques.

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10 Weeks


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Who is the course for?

The course is ideal for the novices who’s just starting out in photography. It is structured to be enjoyable and informative, there will be tasks and projects to complete throughout the course to help you understand and master the techniques you learn.

How and what will I learn?

The course is both classroom and location based were you will learn the theory of taking photographs and using your camera, but with the emphasis on the practical aspect of photography to help you to use your camera confidently to take stunning photographs.

What materials will I need for the course and how much will they cost?

Ideally you will need a digital camera (although some can be provided) with manual controls, notebook, pen and folder. You will also be required to print some of your pictures to include in your portfolio.

Entry Requirements

No previous knowledge required, just a keen interest in photography.

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Assessment Methods

There is no formal assessment on this course, but you will be encouraged by the tutor to keep a portfolio of handouts, notes and examples of your work to show the progress you have made.


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Fees & Funding


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