Professional photography Courses in London

Are you already working in the creative industry? Looking to become a freelance photographer? Then why not enrol onto one of our professional photography courses at City Lit. .

These short format courses are offered to students in both studio and online based formats for fast and flexible and effective learning. We offer a range of courses that support students with both practice and theory associated within photography. Learn more about the theory of photography and how to critically analyse images or how to write about your photographs for publication and exhibitions. .

As part of our professional photography courses on offer we are pleased to introduce our City Lit pro courses. These specialist courses are aimed at those who already have the basic skills in photography and are looking for that next industry high level quality learning experience. These courses have limited place available to ensure maximum amount of 1:1 tuition is given. .

Our City Lit pro courses are taught by current industry experts to ensure that the content and information delivered is up to date and relevant. If you or your business requires tailored made training within photography then please do not hesitate to contact us and arrange. Delivered off-site or at our photography studio based in central London. .

Many of our courses are delivered online. For more information about our live online courses, please see our guide to online learning.

Any questions? Contact our visual arts team on visual.arts@citylit.ac.uk or call us on 020 7492 2700, Monday to Friday between 10am-12pm or 2pm-4pm.

  1. Michael Harding

    Essential business skills for photography and photographers

    Course Date: Tue 8 Dec 2020 (and 3 other dates)
    Location on this date: Online
    City Lit Pro courses are tailored for accelerated learning for busy people who need to learn key skills for the workplace. On this course you will learn key business skills, from finance to marketing, to help you establish your own successful photographic practice.

    This course is FREE if a) You are on a Low Wage or b) You are either on Jobseekers' Allowance (JSA) or Employment & Support Allowance(ESA) or c) You receive other state benefits (including Universal Credit). For more information click here

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £50.00

  2. Image - Alistair Banton

    Looking at photography: focus on colour and composition

    Course Date: Mon 15 Mar 2021 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    Want 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. Image - Alistair Banton.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £95.00
    Concession: £60.00

  3. Introduction to critical and analytic theories for photography

    Course Date: Tue 11 May 2021
    Location on this date: Online
    An introduction to some of the main ways of thinking about photography, based on cultural theory, politics, philosophy and semiotics.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £75.00

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