There are other versions of this course available. We’ve listed them below and summarized the differences between the one that you are currently viewing.
Learn how to use your digital SLR camera and improve your photographic skills. The course will cover the basics of photography in terms of shutter speed, aperture and ISO, as well as composition, lenses and white balance. The aim is to get you familiar with your camera’s functions, while photographing different situations and subjects. This course will put you in control of your camera and open up new horizons for you. The course tutor will set you a task to complete between sessions, so as to practice the learnt skills. At the end of the course you will be able to take photographs without relying on the ‘auto’ mode! Students will need to bring their own DSLR or mirrorless camera allowing access to manual controls.
This is a hands-on course and will be delivered in Chelsea Centre. You will learn actively and will practice the demonstrated skills during the sessions with continuous support by the tutor.
The course is suitable for complete beginners, or those who have been using Auto mode and wish to understand their camera’s manual mode
You will need a DSLR, or mirrorless camera that allows access to manual controls
You can join the 'Photography for improvers' course, or the 'NCFE Level 2 certificate in Photography' course