Whether a complete novice or keen hobbyist, we have photography courses to suit all levels of skill and experience
Beginner Level Courses
No experience required. Participants will learn how to use their cameras in manual mode (M), make correct exposures and understand the basics like aperture, shutter speeds and ISO.
Beginners DSLR Photography Course
A half day photography course aimed at total beginners who own a digital camera and want to unpack some of its amazing potential. Participants will learn how to operate their cameras in manual mode, make correct exposures and understand the basics like aperture, shutter speed and ISO.
Intensive Beginners DSLR Photography Course
A full day intensive photography course for beginners that explains the science and art of photography from the ground up with extended hands-on activities. It will get you familiar with your digital camera in no time and allow you to start taking real control over your photography.
The Art of Travel Photography – one day travel experience
Great course to learn how to take better pictures during your holidays and travels. By understanding some basic photographic principles and best practices, you will not only develop your photographer’s eye but will start using your camera more creatively and produce pictures you will be proud of.
1 day 10:00am
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From Saturday 21st December every customer will get same day an electronic version of the voucher by email, as well as printed version sent by post. We print and post vouchers every day!
Just in case all vouchers purchased on Saturday 21st, Sunday 22nd, Monday 23rd, Tuesday 24th and Wednesday 25th December will also be sent same day as electronic vouchers – these are very easy to print at home!
Please note for £6.45 you can also upgrade to a Royal Mail Special Delivery with Tuesday 24th December delivery guaranteed.
Friday 20th December is the last date for 1st Class mail, and Monday 23rd December is the last day for an upgrade to Special Delivery Guaranteed for 24th December.
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If you have any questions please email us at email@example.com or call our studio on 020 8947 8118.
Intermediate Level and Specialised Courses
Participants are expected to know how to operate their cameras in fully manual mode (M). How to change, and the relation between aperture, shutter speeds and ISO.
Intermediate DSLR Photography Course
A full-day follow up to our Beginners and Intensive course. Great for people who already have some knowledge of digital photography and know how to use their cameras in manual mode. Course explores more advanced camera functions, flash, composition and various creative techniques.
Street Photography Course in London
Our Street Photography course aims to introduce you to some of the practical and technical considerations of street photography but also to unpack some of the significance and meaning of what it actually means to be a street photographer. There will be plenty of hands-on practice on London markets and streets.
Night and Low Light Photography Course
This three-hour intensive workshop always starts just before sunset. We’ll focus on taking pictures against the sky and creating beautiful silhouettes, use of flash to provide fill light and to modify the dynamic range of the scene. We will also experiment with long shutter speeds and create light illuminations.
Our Creative Practice sessions are highly effective workshops that we recommend to all photography enthusiasts looking to enhance their technical and creative skills, and as an immediate follow-up for everyone who attended our beginner courses.
Creative Photo Practice – Day
Ok, so you’ve learnt the basics of photography like the aperture, shutter speeds, depth of field, and you know now how to use your camera. So what next?
Photography is a skill that needs practice and experimentation. If you want to improve, like in every other discipline, you’ll need to work on it!
Creative Photo Practice – Night
Get more hands-on practice of all that you’ve learnt in our studio – focusing, shutter speeds, aperture, ISO – but this time we experiment at night!
Learn and experiment with such creative techniques like: Light trails, Panning, Zoom burst, Forced bokeh, ICM and more!
Portrait Photography and Studio Lighting Course
Fun and informative introduction to the fundamental elements of Portrait Photography with an emphasis on the importance of light and how to control it. An enjoyable one day workshop with plenty of hands-on practice shooting portraits in our studio.
Creative Studio Lighting with Flash
A practical workshop for all photography enthusiasts wanting to learn how to use studio flash lights. Single flash light setup for a dramatic look, two lights, when to use reflectors, and even how to use colour gels to add an interesting twist.
Introduction to Headshots Photography
Everyone needs a headshot! Learn quick setups, avoid mistakes and get it right on camera. Learn how to shoot with natural light, and how to control lights in a studio or on a location. Connect, direct and pose your clients on set to create that perfect headshot.
Wedding Photography Course – practical training
This one day course will introduce, explain and practice the numerous episodes of a wedding, and how it relates to social, emotional, logical and – photographic practice. Students will leave having a clearer understanding and appreciation of what is involved in shooting a wedding.
Introduction to Fashion and Beauty Photography
Introduction to Fashion & Beauty Photography including all technical aspects of studio lighting. During this hands on one day studio workshop Jon will teach you how to interact with models and all important posing techniques. Class also includes use of latest Bowen’s professional flash lighting and attachments.
Introduction to Product and Jewellery Photography
Introduction to product and jewellery photography including all technical aspects of studio lighting. During this hands-on studio workshop, we will introduce various types of lighting techniques used for product photography. We will also look at composition and styling used for product photography.
DSLR HD Video Course for Beginners
This one day course is packed with tips and advice on how to correctly operate a DSLR camera and shoot a good-looking video. You will learn the principles of videography and how to explore and control the basic tenets of video exposure: camera aperture, shutter speed and sensitivity.
Adobe Photoshop for Photographers Course
Our Photoshop for Photographers course will give you an introduction to the basics of what is commonly termed “workflow”, being, in this case, the typical process from the point of uploading your images to your computer, all the way through the subsequent stages of post production.
Adobe Lightroom Classic CC for Photographers Course
Have you taken hundreds of pictures on your last holiday trip? Do you wish you could edit and perfect your photos in a fast intuitive way, then efficiently organise and share them with your friends? Then our Adobe Lightroom Classic CC for Photographers course is what you’re looking for!
Build a Website in a Day – 6 hours hands-on 1to1 training
Turn your idea into a fully functional portfolio or business website.
Work with me hand in hand and learn how to build a website. Text, images, SEO, best WordPress themes, products, payments and more..
Flower Photography with Roland Pokrywka – 4 hours 1to1 tuition
This is a hands-on one-to-one workshop on how to take better pictures of nature, in particular flowers. Make an ordinary flower look like a fine art floral masterpiece!
Meet me outdoors in the park garden and learn all my techniques – best camera settings, focusing, DOF, lenses, composition, lighting and more!
Creative Flower Photography with Polina Plotnikova
Creative Flower Photography is a very special course for those who love fine art photography and are fascinated by the beauty of flowers.
It is a rare opportunity to learn from a true master of flower photography Polina Plotnikova ARPS EFIAP.
Polina has won numerous national and international awards for her photographs, and during the workshop Polina will showcase her impressive still flower portraits and share the methods she uses to obtain them.
Still Life Photography with Polina Plotnikova
Still Life Photography is great for a perfectionist – no one fidgets or makes faces, no sudden gust of wind or some other quirk of ever-changing weather can spoil your shot.
But, by the same token, you cannot count on something interesting that just happens all of a sudden – it is all up to you; the choices are infinite, and the final result is entirely in your own hands.
One to One Photography Training
Whether a complete novice or keen hobbyist, we can arrange 1to1 tuition to suit all levels of skill and experience.
One to One Photography Tuition
A One to One photography tuition with an experienced professional photographer offers the best possible way to master your camera and to learn how to take better pictures. Every On to One course can be tailored to individual needs and to improve specific skills.
Photography Course Gift Vouchers
Our digital photography course gift cards and vouchers are perfect presents to celebrate a Birthday, Fathers Day, Christmas or any other occasion. Whether complete novice or a keen hobbyist, we have photography courses to suit all levels of experience.
4 Weeks – Evening Photography Course
Are you passionate about photography, but stuck on the ‘auto’ and hoping for the best? Would you like to know what the different camera functions do, how to use them effectively and improve the quality of your photos? Then kick start your photography with our 4 weeks intensive course!
4 weeks 6:30pm-8:30pm
No camera? No problem!
we now offer – free camera hire
We have a variety of Nikon and Canon cameras and lenses including: Nikon D90, D3100, D5100 and Canon 550D and 600D