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What you will learn on your Photography Course


Individual courses are designed specifically for YOU! Group courses for up to 6 cater for different preferences and levels of experience. LEARN MORE!

You'll learn from Nigel's individual approach and style. There are no secrets; Nigel will pass on all his knowledge and experience to enable you to take images like he does but in your own style. You'll be encouraged to experiment with yourt camera controls and your picture composition. Each day is packed with information and guidance and you're guaranteed to get the most out of the day

   

Our photography courses are designed for:

  • Beginners in Photography looking to develop an understanding of Camera Control and Picture Composition - VIEW AN EXAMPLE AGENDA
  • Improvers / Intermediate level Photographers; those looking to develop their general photography skills
  • Landscape Photographers looking to develop their skills further and learn how to take creative and outstanding landscape photographs - VIEW AN EXAMPLE AGENDA
Nigel teaching two photography students how to use the histogram on the back of the camera

 

While specifics are different for each course, key skills which our courses cover include the following:

Technical skills:

  • The camera settings, features and controls
  • Getting the picture right – sharpness, exposure, focussing and much more!
  • Taking control of your image through use of aperture, shutter speed and other settings and controls
  • Use of different lenses, accessories and how they can enhance your photography
  • Getting what YOU want out of YOUR camera controls!

Creative understanding

  • Top 10 guidelines to effective composition
  • Advanced techniques in composition (intermediate / advanced courses)
  • Understanding perspective and choosing your viewpoint
  • Creative techniques: using natural light, colour and more!
  • Photographing people
  • Photographing moving water and other creative uses of long exposure photography.

Digital camera and processing techniques:

  • Understanding RAW and RAW processing
  • Cropping, adding contrast or colour / converting images to black & white
  • Removing unwanted objects!
  • Using layers in Photoshop
  • Creating HDR and Panoramic images
  • …………..and of course whatever else you need to know!!

 

A SIMPLE CHANGE IN POSITION CAN TRANSFORM:
This..........
To this!!!!

 

WAITING A MOMENT FOR THE LIGHT TO CHANGE CAN TRANSFORM:
This........
To this!!!!

 

POST PROCESSING IN RAW CAN TRANSFORM:
This.......
To this!!!!

 

LEARN ALL THIS - AND MUCH MORE BY BOOKING A ONE TO ONE COURSE OR GROUP WORKSHOP WITH US!!!



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