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Photography for Beginners Certificate

Duration

10 Lessons

1-2 hours per lesson.

Next Start Date

Tuesday, 1st June 2021

Level

Beginner to Intermediate self-paced

Price

£120

If your passion is photography, this Photography Beginners Course for beginners and those with limited experience will teach you how to take great images. You will master a thorough grounding to pursue photography professionally with confidence.

Overview

If your passion is photography, this Photography Beginners Course for beginners and those with limited experience will teach you how to take great images You will master a thorough grounding to pursue photography professionally with confidence.

Why this course? At LCS you will learn as great photographers deliver. We have considerable experience delivering training if you are new to photography as well as to those of you with some experience looking for elevation to transform skill and professional networks. We are also closely connected to the photography industry with incredible contacts to share with you.

The course is divided into 10 clear lessons that will equip you with all the essentials in camera knowledge and the practical skill to create distinctive characterful images that capture your personal expression as a photographer. This is the first important step towards developing your individual photographic style, that will enable you to charge for your work and create a meaningful career.

Packed full of engaging masterclass style demonstrations via video, course assignments with expert feedback, plus tutor phone chats, our team will teach you to be comfortable with your camera.. Learn to master what every great photographer needs to know to compose a shot, to deliver the subject as you want it to be seen, to light it and edit it.  And for all questions along the way, you can post them to your group for immediate answers from our team.

You will join our warm friendly team and other students as you master the ins and outs of photography with depth, forming the foundation backbone for you to develop solid skill and pursue any further courses across photography.

Even if you have some previous experience in photography, this complete course will teach you what it takes to elevate your skill to the next level and show you exactly how to make money selling your work.

As a result of this course, you will have a thorough understanding of your camera and equipment and how to use all. Both your photographic ability and confidence will soar as you develop a clear appreciation of your photographic style .

 

This course includes

  • 5 hours of on-demand video
  • 30 downloadable resources
  • 10 Topic assignments
  • Access via laptop, tablet or mobile anytime, anywhere
  • Accredited and Certified

 

 

Is it right for you?
  • Beginner looking to become confident with the camera
  • Beginner with a goal to take great imagery
  • Beginner who wants to master professional skill
  • Amateur photographer looking to elevate skill & define photographic style
  • Emerging photographer looking to work professionally

What camera should I use

A DSLR is preferable, and a mirrorless camera is also fine. and even a camera phone can be used to complete the assignments. A tripod is useful, but not essential, as well as a selection of prime or zoom lenses ranging from wide angle to telephoto zoom. You don’t need to invest in expensive equipment unless you want to.

Previous Experience: This Foundation Photography course is for complete beginners and also those with limited previous experience who want to gain an impressive mastery of composition and individual photographic style, the most important first step to becoming a great photographer,

Group Size: Friendly interactive online classes.

Topics
  • Types of cameras, lenses and how to use them
  • Camera Settings. How to operate your camera and equipment
  • The exposure triangle Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO
  • Composition
  • White Balance
  • Lighting
  • Understanding Colour in Photography
  • Editing
  • Social Media and Online
  • Business start-up
Course Fees and Dates

2021

£120 inclusive of VAT

All course fees can be made by interest-free instalment payments. Please contact the LCS team for a person plan today.

2021

Our Photography for Beginners Certificate course runs from 1st June 2021 and you can then join at any point throughout the year, at a time to suit you.

The course schedule is completed over 10-lessons at your pace. You will have lifetime access to the learning system and join our vibrant community of emerging and established photography talent for networking, projects and live industry speaks.

Entry Requirements

This online training is suitable for beginners to intermediates and requires some coursework. A good command of the English language is required. You must be over 18 years old. Access to a laptop or iPad is advised, although the course can also be accessed by smartphone.

You will need a camera:

A DSLR is preferable, or mirrorless camera are fine. but a compact camera or even a camera phone could be used to complete the assignments. A tripod would be useful, but not essential, as well as a selection of prime or zoom lenses ranging from wide angle out to telephoto zoom. You don’t need to invest in expensive equipment unless you want to.

Previous Experience: This photography course is for complete beginners or those with limited previous experience who want to gain an impressive grounding in photographic technique and style.

Group Size: Friendly interactive online classes and 6 hours of on demand video.

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Simon Melber

Simon Melber

Editorial and Fashion Photographer

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Tiffany Mumford

Tiffany Mumford

Fashion Photographer

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