Digital photography for beginners - Portraits, landscapes, flash photography, and macros (06V65CL/22)

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Adult Learning Beverley
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Course details

Applicable fees
Total £36.00
Tuition Fees£36.00
Concessions are available for this course

On this course for more experienced photographers, you will start to explore landscape, portraiture and flash photography as well as looking at macro and bokeh theories and how they can be used effectively. Receive top tips on lens use and care from our expert tutor.

What will I learn?

During the course you will:

  • look at the best kit and techniques to use for landscape and portraiture
  • the basics of flash photography
  • bokeh and macro theories
  • discover the practical effects of diverse lenses

What is it like to learn with East Riding Adult Learning and Employability?

At East Riding Adult Learning and Employability we pride ourselves on the support we give to our learners, from the very time you contact us, to the day you achieve your goals.

If you choose to join this photography course you will be supported by our dedicated staff, learn in a small friendly and welcoming group, have the opportunity to take part in activities to practice your skills, be encouraged to continue to practice when you are away from the classroom and receive lots of encouragement to help you build both your skills and your confidence.

As well as working in groups, you will benefit from regular time working with your tutor, discussing your progress and planning your next steps.  They will also tell you about all of the other great opportunities that you have access to including help with developing your skills, joining one of our creative skills classes or sessions to improve your health, wellbeing, confidence or resilience. If you are looking for work or aiming for a change of role, then your tutor will also make you aware of the employability programmes we have available to support you in achieving your employment goals.

Our team will be there to support you at every step of your journey and we always welcome your feedback to help us ensure that you feel safe, happy, supported and welcome.

What do I need to join the course?

You should already have some basic photography skills. Whilst you may benefit from having attended the Digital photography for beginners Fundamentals and Functions and the Modes, Meters and Moods courses this is not essential.

What do I need to provide for the first session?

You will need a notebook and pen. You should also bring your own digital camera (DSLR, bridge or manual compact camera).

What could I do next?

Your tutor will provide more information about this at the end of your course. You may also consider some of our other Adult Learning courses such as dressmaking, machine embroidery, soft furnishings, interior design, creative writing and poetry and mindfulness or computer skills, English, maths and employability courses.

Can we help you to learn?

You can find more information on the Financial help and additional support page or you can contact us to talk about this and any other support we can provide.

Venue Details

Adult Learning Beverley
Adult Learning Centre, Burden Road, Beverley
HU17 9LW

01482 887670