Photography Courses in London
Whether you are new to taking photographs, a keen amateur or a professional, we offer a wide range of part-time, evening and weekend photography courses suited to every level of expertise. Any questions? Contact our visual arts team: firstname.lastname@example.org or call us 020 7492 2700 Monday - Friday between 10am - 5pm.
Learn and develop skills and techniques necessary for contemporary photography practice on intensive courses aimed at beginners to advanced. You can pay for your course in installments at our enrolment counter.
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Course Date: Wed 24 Jul 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioExplore and discover London through daytime photography walks around locations rich in photographic potential. The walks include the River Thames, from the Aldwych area eastwards to the City and from Covent Garden through Lincoln’s Inn Fields to St Paul’s Cathedral. Bring your own camera and comfortable walking shoes.Full fee: £129.00Senior fee: £103.00Concession: £79.00
Course Date: Wed 24 Jul 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioLearn how to achieve consistent digital colour using icc profiles, viewing on a monitor, output to web and desktop printing. Adobe Photoshop and X-Rite software on Apple Macs.Full fee: £59.00Senior fee: £47.00Concession: £36.00
Course Date: Fri 26 Jul 2019
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioEver marvelled at a seamless panoramic image or online virtual tour? Learn how to do it yourself on this practical introduction to photographing professional-level 360° by 180° panoramic images. Get to grips with the whole process of shooting and image stitching, from single to multi-row panoramas and print and web-viewable virtual tours.Software used: Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom and PTGui.Full fee: £99.00Senior fee: £99.00Concession: £60.00
Course Date: Tue 17 Sep 2019
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioLearn about photographic studio practice and lighting. An introduction to using studio flash, tungsten and ‘cold’ lights (fluorescent/led) to enhance your portrait and still life photography.Full fee: £249.00Senior fee: £249.00Concession: £152.00
Course Date: Tue 17 Sep 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioExperience learning in the photography department. Shoot some digital images, download your pictures onto a computer, make simple edits using an image editing program (Photoshop) and create a high quality print to take away with you.Full fee: £39.00Senior fee: £39.00Concession: £39.00
Course Date: Tue 17 Sep 2019 (and 19 other dates)
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioAlways wondered what half the buttons on your camera actually do? Discover how to use them properly and produce impressive photographs, even as a complete beginner. Gain useful technical knowledge and get expert creative guidance in easy-to-understand language. An ideal first step before enrolling on our intermediate courses.
See what you could create – view a selection of work made on our photography courses.Full fee: £329.00Senior fee: £329.00Concession: £201.00
Course Date: Wed 18 Sep 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioLighten things up: join this practical course to learn the basics of using portable flash (speedlights) to enhance your images. Experiment creatively indoors and outdoors with different flashes and techniques, with a professional photographer on hand to guide you throughout.Full fee: £149.00Senior fee: £149.00Concession: £91.00
Course Date: Thu 19 Sep 2019 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetLooking for an alternative to Photoshop for managing and editing your photos? Adobe Lightroom is an easy-to-use cross-platform photo management and editing software with many advantages over other software. Learn how to use it effectively to catalogue, process and showcase your images: an invaluable asset for photographers at all levels.Full fee: £249.00Senior fee: £199.00Concession: £152.00
Course Date: Thu 19 Sep 2019 (and 6 other dates)
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioDiscover the secrets of successful portraiture, from the studio-lit portrait to street and documentary photography, or those special moments for the family album. Gain confidence in photographing people through practical work indoors and out, teaching you invaluable skills in lighting, composition and poses, to produce a beautiful portrait portfolio.Full fee: £199.00Senior fee: £159.00Concession: £121.00
Course Date: Fri 20 Sep 2019 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioWant to learn the secrets of composing beautiful photographs? Join this inspiring workshop to explore composition and colour controls, making the most of shapes, lines, colours, framing, the rule of thirds and simple camera controls for professional-looking results. Please note: this course has a break week on Friday 20th October.Full fee: £109.00Senior fee: £87.00Concession: £66.00
Course Date: Sun 22 Sep 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetAre you a fine photographer but flummoxed by Photoshop? You're not alone. Join our practical course introducing Photoshop's basic functions, including colour adjustment, retouching images, and layer manipulation. Find your way around the program to apply all sorts of edits and effects, producing professional-looking images in minutes.Full fee: £269.00Senior fee: £269.00Concession: £269.00
Course Date: Wed 25 Sep 2019
Location on this date: OS - Off SiteLocation photography at the Royal Hospital Chelsea. Enjoy unique access to the interiors, exteriors, extensive grounds and meet residents of the Hospital.Full fee: £229.00Senior fee: £183.00Concession: £140.00
Course Date: Thu 26 Sep 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioCity Lit Pro courses are tailored for accelerated learning for busy people who need to learn key skills for the workplace. On this beginners photography course you will learn about shutter speed, aperture, ISO, colour balance, photo composition, lighting, and shooting inside and outdoors.Full fee: £239.00Senior fee: £239.00Concession: £239.00
Course Date: Fri 27 Sep 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioBecome an expert in the fine art world of contemporary photography. Learn about the history, concepts and theories behind the art form, and the technology and techniques now influencing it. Develop practical skills to realise your own creative ideas, discuss your photography portfolio with others, and learn about platforms to showcase your work on the commercial fine art market. Please note: this course has a break week on Friday 20th October.Full fee: £229.00Senior fee: £229.00Concession: £140.00
Course Date: Mon 30 Sep 2019
Location on this date: PS - Photography StudioThinking of taking your photography professional but daunted by running your own business? Get to grips with the basics in this workshop covering a range of vital business skills, from finance to marketing, to help you establish your own successful photographic practice.Full fee: £99.00Senior fee: £99.00Concession: £60.00
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