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Photography Courses in London

Whether a complete novice or keen hobbyist, we have photography courses to suit all levels of skill and experience!

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Great Learning Environment

Take your photography to the next level on fun and relaxed hands-on classes

Professional Tuition

Qualified, passionate and with a broad range of professional experience, our team will make your learning interesting, challenging and rewarding!

Small Groups

With classes no larger than 6 students in a fully equipped studio, we can guarantee that everyone will get a high level of attention and some personal tips.

Enjoy 10% Discount

Despite highly competitive prices, all former students also benefit from 10% discount on all follow up courses, gift cards and photography vouchers.

Hands-on Exercises

Our courses will not only explain the science and art of photography, but combine the theory with practical examples and hands-on activities.

Course Notes & Certificates

All students are provided with comprehensive course notes, personal tips, and can opt in to receive a printed and signed Certificate of Completion.

FREE Camera Hire

No camera? No problem! We have variety of Nikon and Canon cameras and we offer free camera hire. Try a camera free and get advice for your next purchase.

“ Creative, Inspiring, Enjoyable ”

We’ve already helped over 15,750 photography enthusiasts on our London courses,
here’s what some of them had to say

London photography courses, students, photographers, reviews and testimonials

After two years of playing around with my camera it was great to attend this course and finally learn the techniques I needed to get the results I wanted. Highly recommended!

Damon Siusta

The beginners photography course that Jason ran was absolutely great. I learnt so much on the day! The content was really interesting and was backed up by great and fascinating practical examples.

Richard Draper

In one day Jason turned what was purely theoretical to actual. The approach, teaching style and atmosphere worked for me 100%. Excellent value for money.
Would recommend!

Jason Waxman

Thanks for a really informative and extremely helpful day. It clarified a lot of things I had read about but never understood how to make them work. The course was fun and flew past in a whizz!

Martyna Sowinska

I really enjoyed the beginners course and learnt everything I was hoping to learn. The instructor was excellent – incredibly knowledgeable and very enthusiastic. The session was varied and well-paced, with a range of activities which were really useful. Thank you!

Maria Mendonca

The intensive course was really good value and I would recommend it to all taking their photography beyond snapping. Even if you know the basics, you will learn so much more! The methods of teaching were excellent – delivered in an easy to understand, informal style, and with great enthusiasm.

Therese Charlton

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Below is just a selection of our upcoming photography courses in London, we have many more in coming months!

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Date Day Time Course Places Price
15 Dec 2019Sunday10:00 am - 2:00 pmonly 1 left£85.00Book now
15 Dec 2019Sunday10:00 am - 4:00 pmonly 2 left£165.00Book now
19 Dec 2019Thursday10:00 am - 2:00 pmonly 1 left£85.00Book now
21 Dec 2019Saturday10:00 am - 5:00 pmsold out£135.00Waiting list
28 Dec 2019Saturday10:00 am - 2:00 pmonly 2 left£85.00Book now
29 Dec 2019Sunday10:00 am - 5:00 pmonly 2 left£135.00Book now
04 Jan 2020Saturday10:00 am - 2:00 pmonly 2 left£85.00Book now
05 Jan 2020Sunday10:00 am - 5:00 pmsold out£135.00Waiting list
08 Jan 2020Wednesday10:00 am - 5:00 pmonly 2 left£135.00Book now
11 Jan 2020Saturday10:00 am - 5:00 pmonly 2 left£135.00Book now
12 Jan 2020Sunday10:00 am - 2:00 pmonly 2 left£85.00Book now
15 Jan 2020Wednesday10:00 am - 2:00 pm5£85.00Sign up
18 Jan 2020Saturday10:00 am - 4:00 pmonly 1 left£135.00Book now
19 Jan 2020Sunday10:00 am - 5:00 pm4£135.00Sign up
23 Jan 2020Thursday10:00 am - 5:00 pmonly 3 left£135.00Book now
24 Jan 2020Friday10:00 am - 4:00 pmonly 2 left£199.00Book now
25 Jan 2020Saturday10:00 am - 2:00 pmonly 2 left£85.00Book now
26 Jan 2020Sunday10:00 am - 5:00 pm4£135.00Sign up
30 Jan 2020Thursday10:00 am - 2:00 pm6£85.00Sign up
31 Jan 2020Friday10:00 am - 4:00 pm4£199.00Sign up

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Three Best Photography Courses in London

DSLR Photography Courses London offers a wide range of courses, workshops and weekend classes for photographers of all experience levels and interests.

  • students learning on London photography courses
  • creative bokeh art photography course London Eye and Westminster
  • taking pictures of sneakers at the Covent Garden market during the street photography course in London

We divided our classes into three sections: Beginners, Intermediate and Specialised.

Beginners – we have three courses for beginners and amateur photographers, two studio-based and one outdoor.

The studio based are:

Beginners DSLR course – half-day (10.00am-2.00pm)

Intensive Beginners class – full-day (10.00am-5.00pm)

The Intensive Beginners Course is very comprehensive and our most popular.

During the first part of this class, we cover all the technical aspects of photography, lighting, and how to use a digital camera in fully manual mode M (the aperture, f-stop sequence, shutter speeds, ISO, metering and focusing). It is the same amount of material that we cover on the half-day introductory course.

From 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm, we explore more “intermediate” topics, problems in low light conditions, lenses and their use, composition and troubleshooting.

But what’s important – on the Intensive course we do a lot more of practical exercises, we look at composition, and try some of the principal creative techniques.

One of the most popular exercises is taking pictures of ‘exploding’ water balloons. To freeze the action – bursting balloon – we use fast shutter speeds. The same technique will be used to capture moving subjects, action at sporting events or in wildlife photography.

We also practice slow shutter speeds. Either to add a creative blur effect or to ‘paint’ with light, used in the night & low light photography (Milky Way, Northern lights).

Aperture and Depth of Field are essential topics. Participants will learn about the technical elements of the lens, the f-stops, bokeh effect. And practice how to use a shallow depth of field to blur the background in portraits, or to have everything sharp and in focus when taking pictures of landscapes.

All of our beginners photography courses in London are limited to 6 participants. This way we can assure that everyone will get some one-to-one time with the tutor, as well as personal tips.

During the Intensive day course, we practice in our studio (artificial light) and a nearby park (natural light).

Our outdoor London class is called – The Art of Travel Photography.

It is an all-day weekend photography workshop, from 10 am until 5 pm.

The content is similar to Beginners and Intensive courses. We cover the important aspects of photography and how to take pictures in manual mode (M), but it is a bit less technical and more practical than the other two.

In the Travel course, we’ve included a visit to the park (nature and flower photography), market and street photography, portraits, a walk along the Thames/Embankment and taking pictures of landscapes, as well as the city centre and architecture.

We also offer free camera and lenses hire for the duration of our photography courses in London. We have Nikon and Canon cameras available.

It’s an attractive option as you can test a camera and learn about all the essential functions before buying one.

If you have any questions about our photography courses in London, would like some help with making a booking, or directions to our Wimbledon studios, please do not hesitate to contact us.