Darkroom: Black and White Printing Workshop

Next Start Date: 28-01-2020
Times: Tue 18:00 - 21:20

About the course - an overview

ENROLMENT INFORMATION: there are various ways to enrol, please go to our home page or www.kcc.ac.uk/enrol2020 This workshop will take place in our well-equipped b/w wet darkroom. It will introduce students, that have never printed in the darkroom before, to the basic fundamentals of black and white printing, while it will allow others, that have already have some experience with black and white printing, to learn more advanced techniques. Whether you are a beginner or already have some experience in the darkroom, you will be able to work at your own pace and build on the printing skills according to... About this course >

Digital: Basic Digital Photography Skills

Next Start Date: 27-02-2020
Times: Thu 18:00 - 21:00

About the course - an overview

ENROLMENT INFORMATION: there are various ways to enrol, please go to our home page or www.kcc.ac.uk/enrol2020 Learn the basics of using your DSLR camera and get to understand the different modes and functions. Taught in our well-equipped photography studio and on location, our Basic Digital Skills course will put you in control of your camera and open up new horizons for you. The course will cover the basics of photography in terms of shutter speed, aperture and ISO, as well as composition, lenses and white balance. The aim is to get you familiar with your camera’s functions, while photographing different... About this course >

Photo Studio Lighting and Adobe Lightroom post-production techniques

Next Start Date: 02-03-2020
Times: Mon 10:30 - 14:30

About the course - an overview

Studio Lighting and Lightroom post-production techniques This is an innovative course in which you will explore studio lighting and Lightroom post-production techniques. During the sessions in the photographic studio you will be able to develop your lighting skills using a number of lighting techniques (i.e. high-key and low-key lighting), and create portraits and still life photographs. Our industry standard studio will provide you with the opportunity to use up-to-date equipment and produce high quality images that you will then be able to optimize using Adobe Lightroom. During the post-production sessions you will get a good understanding of Lightroom’s non-destructive editing.... About this course >

Introduction to Digital Photography

Next Start Date: 05-05-2020
Times: Tue 18:00 - 21:20

About the course - an overview

Learn how to use your DSLR camera and get to understand the different modes and functions. Taught in our well-equipped photography studio and on location, our Introduction to Digital Photography course will put you in control of your camera and open up new horizons for you. The course will cover the basics of photography in terms of shutter speed, aperture and ISO. The aim is to get you familiar with your camera’s functions, while photographing different situations and subjects. The course tutor will set you a task to complete between sessions, so as to practice the learnt skills. At the... About this course >

Introduction to Photoshop

Next Start Date: 23-04-2020
Times: Thu 10:30 - 15:30

About the course - an overview

On this Adobe Photoshop course you will learn how to use key tools and a number of techniques to enhance and further manipulate your images. You will understand the basic features of the program, which will enable you to edit your photographs in a non-destructive way. This three day intensive and practical course will provide you with the skills to retouch photographic images and create digital composites. The course will cover: • Introduction to the Toolbar • Introduction to the Palettes • Working with Layers • Working with Adjustment Layers • Working with Selections and Masks • Simple retouching techniques... About this course >

Digital: Advanced Photography Skills

Next Start Date: 23-04-2020
Times: Thu 18:00 - 21:20

About the course - an overview

If you have completed a Basic Digital Photography course, or feel you have already picked up a good working knowledge of digital cameras on your own, then this course is for you. Taught in our well-equipped photography studio and on location, this course is the perfect progression from our Introduction, or Basic Digital Photography course. It focuses on developing the ability to take well composed pictures, while beginning to think like a photographer. You will be introduced to a great variety of photographers and will be set mini-assignments between classes. Sharing your pictures with the rest of the group will... About this course >

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Photography 2 year

Next Start Date: 07-09-2020
Times: Mon-Wed 10:00 - 16:00

About the course - an overview

Our BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Photography will introduce you to the fascinating world of photography. It is a two year full-time course equivalent to three A-Levels. As it is predominantly a technical course, it will give you the opportunity to experiment with a number of photographic techniques, different genres, and will prepare you for the next stage of your photography journey. Mature students may choose to only complete the first year and achieve the 90 Credit Diploma qualification. During the course you will cover practical and theoretical aspects of photography, such as camera techniques, studio lighting, digital manipulation,... About this course >

Higher National Diploma in Photography

Next Start Date: 24-09-2020
Times: Thu/Fri 9:30 - 16:30

About the course - an overview

Course content Our HND Photography course is a stimulating one-year full time course that will enable you to meet the needs of the contemporary creative industries. It will allow you to develop as a professional self-reflecting individual, and will equip you with the skills to adapt to the rapidly evolving world of photography. Emphasis throughout the year will be on refining your research skills, analytical thinking and conceptual development, whilst exploring contemporary photographic practices. You will be working with medium and large format cameras using advanced lighting techniques in our well-equipped photographic studio to develop your ideas and photographic style.... About this course >

Higher National Certificate in Photography

Next Start Date: 23-09-2020
Times: Wed/Thu 9:30 - 16:30

About the course - an overview

This course offers a broad introduction into professional practice, editorial, commercial and fine art photography. The HNC can be used as a stepping stone to higher education, placing you in a very strong position when applying for undergraduate degree or even post graduate studies at a later date. Over the year you will build on your knowledge by studying a number of different course units. Some units are more theoretical and will contextualise different photographic approaches against a background of historical and political relevance. Other units explore more practical aspects of photography such as studio lighting, digital postproduction and analogue... About this course >

Digital: Advanced Photography Skills

Next Start Date: 16-01-2020
Times: Thu 18:00 - 21:00

About the course - an overview

ENROLMENT INFORMATION: there are various ways to enrol, please go to our home page or www.kcc.ac.uk/enrol2020 If you have completed a Basic Digital Photography course, or feel you have already picked up a good working knowledge of digital cameras on your own, then this course is for you. Taught in our well-equipped photography studio and on location, this course is the perfect progression from our Introduction, or Basic Digital Photography course. It focuses on developing the ability to take well composed pictures, while beginning to think like a photographer. You will be introduced to a great variety of photographers and... About this course >