What's covered?

If you are interested in maximizing the benefits that Digital technology can provide, then 'Digital Photography' can help you. A hands-on digital camera course for all photography enthusiasts, allowing students to learn about their cameras and how they can improve the standard of their photography. By the end of their course, students will have learnt the following: Learn how the camera works; the use of all its modes, features and functions Learn how to take better photos How to improve and alter your photos with Photoshop Fantastic introductions to photography

What do you need?

Please ensure that you bring a camera with you for the first lesson.

How you are assessed

Each week students will be asked to take a series of photographs based on a particular topic using a range of techniques. At the commencement of each session, the class will critically examine the results with a view to extracting and reviewing the main learning points. Each week the tutor will provide a supporting lecture for a given photographic topic with a view to asking students to take photos on this topic for the following week's discussion. At the end of each session the tutor will examine a range of digital software techniques which can be applied to photographs. The software techniques will involve correcting camera errors, repairing damaged photos, and learning how to enhance and manipulate photographs to a basic level making use of Photoshop and Microsoft Word.

How Long?

8 weeks

What course next?

A leisure or vocational course in Art & Design, Creative Studies, Media, or Digital Improvers Course

What could this lead to?

Interest in a professional qualification and access to the varied creative career opportunities

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Many students are entitled to a reduction in tuition fees on many of our courses, which can dramatically reduce the overall cost of the course. More information can be found on our course fee reductions page. Financial support, loans and instalment plans are also available to eligible students.

Contact us on 01753 793288 to check whether you might be eligible for a reduced fee.

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