Course Overview


COURSE TITLE: Walking Course – Day
COURSE LEVEL: Beginners
COURSE TYPE: Practical


This course is designed for those completely new to photography who benefit from learning in a practical environment.

This walking course will introduce students to their cameras, providing advice on camera settings combined with hands on practical experience.  Over the four hours the class will visit a variety of locations, each specifically chosen to teach a certain lesson. 

At each location a demonstration will be given be the tutor, introducing students to the technique and showing how it can be applied to produce better photographs.  Students will then be given time to practice the technique for themselves while photographing some of Glasgow’s most photogenic landmarks.

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DAY DATE TIME
Due to weather constraints class times may be rescheduled at short notice
Sunday 27th January 2019 10am-2pm
Monday 22nd April 2019 10am-2pm
Sunday 18th August 2019 10am-2pm
Sunday 27th October 2019 10am-2pm
Saturday 7th December 2019 10am-2pm
By the end of this course students should be able to

  • Set up their cameras
  • Understand manual settings
  • Understand focus and focussing techniques
  • Correctly use the settings on the exposure mode dial
  • Understand the basics of composition
  • Understand focal length & lens types
  • Have basic knowledge of shutter speed, aperture & ISO

  • DURATION:
    1 class
    1 day
    4 hours per class



    CLASS SIZE:
    4-12 students


    RECOMMEND EXPERIENCE
    No prior experience is required.
    Suitable for beginners.


    RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT:
    Any Camera
    Wide Angle Lens

    Course Progression:

    As a fundamentals level course the recommended course progression would be either to the next practical course in sequence, or to reinforce the learning with a classroom or editing course.



    Introduction to Photography

    4 Weeks


    The next classroom course in the series, this Introduction to Photography course picks up where the fundamentals leaves off.

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    Beginners Classroom Course

    4 Hours


    Taking the next step, this practical course teaches students how to get the best photos when dealing with the challenges of a low light environments.

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