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Course code: QCAR308P
Subject area: Photography
Study level: Part Time
Course level: U
7:00pm - 9:00pm
9th Jan 2023 - 27th Mar 2023
01235 555 585
This course focuses on picture composition and critique of pictures submitted by participants. The work of famous photographers is also covered, and two practical sessions will help you think and work in new ways.
In order to avoid disappointment, it is advisable to enrol at least 2½ weeks prior to the course starting. We will confirm course information two weeks prior to the start date. .
This course is aimed at those who have completed ‘How the camera works’ or are already able to operate their cameras fully and are familiar with the Exposure Triangle, semi-automatic settings, depth of field etc.
Finding a subject and then being able to compose an interesting image is the real challenge of photography.
During the course you will:
learn how ‘to see’ a photograph in a variety of settings.
Basic processing of RAW files and Photoshop techniques to get the best from your image
File and complete your picture.
Outline steps of publishing your own photo-book and the tutor will publish a book of everyone’s pictures as a group project. ¿
Notes covering the content of each session are emailed out so you can build up a complete reference of everything covered.
By the end of the course you will have had the opportunity to:
Understand what makes a good photograph
Process and edit your photographs using basic techniques
Submit work to a group project photobook
In addition to eight classroom sessions there will be two 3hr week-end practical sessions 10am-1pm 11/02/23 and 04/03/23- further details of location and dates during the course.Please note there will be no teaching sessions on 06/02/23, 13/02/2023 & 27/02/23
Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.
You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.
16 - 18 Fee
Tuition Fee: £121.00Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £121.00
19+ Reduced Fee
Tuition Fee: £72.60Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £72.60