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Digital Photography: Improvers

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Brampton Road1609B90426/04/201705/07/201710WED19:3021:30 £135.00Enrol Now
Brampton Road1609B91008/05/201717/07/201710MON10:0012:00 £135.00Enrol Now
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Half fee of £67.50 available. Course symbols: CL

Course description

A practical course covering still life, portraits using lighting, location photography including local visits and finally a brief introduction to Adobe Photoshop.

What you need to join the class

a)guidance needed: None b) entry requirements: Digital camera

What the course will cover

Lighting techniques and styles. Using basic lights to their best advantage. Location photography to local parks Looking and discussing the images taken.

Teaching and learning activities

You will be taught in using first hand instruction and hands on guidance. Use of computers and visual aids such as the white board. Lecture.

What you will be able to do by the end of the course (Course objectives)

1. Use your cameras in a studio situation. 2. How to light objects such as glass in a still life situation. 3. Photographing items for sale on eBay etc. 4. Take portraits using the type of lighting you may have at home. 5. Have a basic knowledge of what is possible using Adobe Photoshop with a hands on taster.

Examination or qualification (if applicable) including costs. The course fee usually includes examination costs: registration with the exam board, certification and administration fees. If the fees are not included, the brochure will tell you this.

Not applicable

Work expected outside lesson time (e.g. homework, assignments, etc.)


What you need to bring to the first class

1. Camera. 2. Battery. 3. Memory.

Books, materials and equipment you need for the course (including additional costs, specialist stockists, etc.) Note: your tutor may recommend additional items during the course.


What you can do next

Adobe Photoshop course. NCFE Photography Further photographic courses available within the College.

Additional information - General

At the beginning of the course, you will have an induction to the College and the course. Your tutor will ask you to complete a Student Learning Record (SLR) and agree your personal learning goals. All documents are a requirement of the Funding Agencies. All students on courses funded by the SFA or the EFA must complete a Learning Agreement and SLR.

Venue information

5 Brampton Road, Bexleyheath, Kent DA7 4EZ Nearest Train Station: Bexleyheath Buses: 89, 96, B16, B15, B14, B12, 422 Car park available onsite. Please note car parking spaces cannot be guaranteed. For further details of parking please refer to

We hope this information gives you a sufficient overview of the course.

If you require any further information or careers advice please contact the College on 020 3045 5176.

Please Note: This information is correct at the time of publishing. However, details could be subject to change for various reasons, e.g. following the appointment of a new tutor or discussion with the group at the first meeting of the course.

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