A short introduction to Apple Photos
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
This course is FREE if a) you live in London and your job is at risk of redundancy or b) you are either on Jobseekers' Allowance (JSA) or Employment & Support Allowance(ESA) or c) you receive other state benefits (including Universal Credit) and your monthly take home pay is less than £343. For more information click here
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What is the course about?
This course is about Apple’s Photos programme and how to learn or improve skills in repairing and improving photographs.
What will we cover?
• How to import your photos from your camera or iPhone
• How to create collections and folders of their pictures
• How to export images
• How to repair pictures using Adjustment, Filters to improve their colour, contrast and exposure
• How to crop
• How to create a project such as a book.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
• Crop pictures
• Adjust using filters to improve or convert to black and white
• Import and export and use collections and folders.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
This course is aimed at those who have some basic familiarity with their Apple computer and who want to improve their digital photographs.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Each student has access to a computer for practical work. You will be taught using a range of techniques including workshops, short lectures, demonstrations, practical exercises, tutorials, group and individual. Notes will be provided.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
We suggest that learners have online access to some images that they experiment with. Would be good to have access to your Apple ID and you can bring you iOS device. Bring a USB to save any work. A pen and paper to take notes.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Using Apple Mac introduction (stage 1) followed by Using Apple Mac intermediate (stage 2), or Troubleshooting your Apple Mac: tips and tricks.
Michael Harding was born in Canada, where he studied cinema and photography at Concordia University, Montréal, before moving to the UK. Since then, he has created striking images of architecture, art, people and landscapes for international blue-chip clients for their use in editorial, advertising and corporate applications. Michael’s work has won many industry awards, notably being selected in the Eleventh Association of Photographers Awards and further receiving a Merit Award in the Seventeenth Association of Photographers Awards. His work was selected for a Highly Commended Award in the Deutsche Bauzeitung “Visions in Architecture” European Architectural Photography prize. His work has been exhibited in both the United Kingdom and Canada. Michael has been Chairman, as well as President, of the Association of Photographers (AOP). The AOP is Europe’s most established organisation for professional photographers, working to ensure greater recognition for all professional photographers, as well as working to positively influence legislators in the UK and Europe for the benefit of all photographers.
Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.