Creative Photography - Intermediate - Online Course - Community Learning - 10:30-12:30

Online Course, Nottingham

Important update: Bookings will close 7 days before the course starts.

Key details

Date -
Sessions Fridays: 10:30am - 12:30pm
No. sessions 4
Venue Online Course, Nottingham
For ages 19+
Group size 5 - 15
Cost FREE - £18

About this course

This 4 week course aim is that the learner will be able to demonstrate how to produce creative images using the camera manual  controls (Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, ISO and Manual) in-conjunction with composition techniques and appreciate how by using visual literacy techniques, stories can be told through images.  The knowledge they have gained will enable them to join a camera club or photography association, or develop a portfolio to apply to FE colleges 

What will be covered on the course?  

  • Explanation of the exposure triangle 
  • Creatively use the manual  controls (Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, ISO and Manual) in-conjunction with composition 
  • Visual literacy (communicating ideas through your images)

What will learners achieve by the end of the course? 

  • Improved camera skills and visually improved photographs by 
  • Understand how to use the camera manual  controls Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, ISO and Manual  
  • How you can produce creative images using the manual controls with compositional techniques   
  • Visual Literacy 
  • How you can communicate your ideas through photography 
  • Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, ISO and Manual controls 
Book Suggestions 

  • Why it does not have to be in focus by Jackie Higgins 
  • Crazy Photography by Diane Routex 

As this course is online, a suitable device such as laptop, smart phone, tablet or computer will be required to access the course.  Zoom will be used for the live sessions and the link will be sent to you once your enrolment has been completed.


Booking your place and fee information

To secure your place on the course BOTH the following must be done:

  • Complete the EVENTBRITE BOOKING.
  • Complete our INSPIRE ONLINE ENROLMENT FORM for each person attending the course.

You should be redirected to the Inspire Online Enrolment Form after completing the Eventbrite booking.  If you are not redirected, please use the link supplied in the Eventbrite booking confirmation email.

To book and enrol on one of our courses, you must have been living in England and have been resident in the UK for the past 3 years.

Some exceptions may apply if you are living in England with evidence of the right to remain and are from an EEU/EEAU country (completion of a questionnaire will be required).

As we no longer receive funding for our ESFA-funded courses for learners living in the devolved areas listed below, full cost fees would apply to these courses if you live in these areas:

  • Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, Greater Manchester, Greater London, Liverpool City Region, Tees Valley, West Midlands and West of England.

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