Course Information: SLR Photography Part 1


About this course

Course code
321021
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Learn how to get the most of your SLR camera and how to take control of all the functions, menus and buttons. The course will cover basic camera settings to more advanced camera techniques.

Dates and times

From 12 Jan 2018 to 23 Mar 2018
Fri 10:00-12:00
for 10 weeks

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12 Jan 2018
10:00 to 12:00
19 Jan 2018
10:00 to 12:00
26 Jan 2018
10:00 to 12:00
02 Feb 2018
10:00 to 12:00
09 Feb 2018
10:00 to 12:00
23 Feb 2018
10:00 to 12:00
02 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:00
09 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:00
16 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:00
23 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:00

Location

Kentwood
Kentwood Centre
Kingsdale Road
London
SE20 7PR


with Pupak Navabpour

Fees and concessions information

The full (undiscounted) fee for this course is 106 , the concession rate is 85. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility. For more details please see our Terms and conditions

Fees payable for online enrolment

  • 106.00 (course fee)

Description

Learn how to get the most out of your SLR camera and how to take control of all the functions, menus and buttons. The course will cover basic camera settings to more advanced camera techniques. You will learn how to use your camera in manual and understand how to select appropriate apertures and shutter speeds. The course will cover composition and the different genres of photography such as portraits, landscapes and still life.

What can students expect?

A creative course teaching you how to use the SLR (film or digital) camera artistically. This course is suitable for beginners or those with previous experience who need to brush up on their skills. Learn all the main camera functions such as aperture, shutter, depth of field, lenses, exposure, ISO and composition.

Late starters allowed?

Up to second week only

Literacy, Language and Numeracy skills required

You will need to be able to follow verbal and written instructions in English and to make notes from learning undertaken. You will also need to be able to follow technical explanations and instructions for practical work. The tutor will explain any specialist terms used.

Entry Requirements

None, this is a beginners level course.

Assessment Method

There will be ongoing informal assessment by the tutor throughout the course and you will receive regular feedback on your progress throughout the course.

Language of Instruction

English

Language of Assessment

English

External qualification?

No

Previous experience required?

No

What is the progression route?

To SLR Photography follow On course, or other BAEC photography courses including qualification courses.

Are there any extra costs?

You will need to provide your own camera. Tutor will advise at first session.

The cost of printing photographs is not included in the course fee.

Are there any set books?

No

Work set between sessions?

In order to fully benefit from this course, it is advisable to practise the skills learnt between sessions.

Equipment Required

Camera, note book and pen.

Teaching method/style?

This is a practical course. Tutor demonstration, one to one and group tutorial, questions and answers, discussion and observation.