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Digital Photography for Beginners

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Oxford City Centre,
Oxpens Rd,
Oxford, OX1 1SA

This three-week course is an introduction to the basics of Digital Photography.

If you are new to digital photography and have a DSLR, or Bridge camera and are looking to improve your images then this is the course for you. You will learn how to move out of the automatic shooting modes and take control of your camera to produce the pictures that you really want to.

What I'll learn

You will learn the essential operations of a Digital SLR, to shoot in manual and some simple post processing techniques.

This course provides no formal qualification but will enable you to either develop your personal use of a DSLR or to progress on to Advanced Digital Photography or Photoshop for Beginners.


How I'll learn

This is a very hands-on, practical course. You will need to bring your own camera. A Digital SLR is essential. 
Access to a computer and printer is useful.

The course helps you develop the creative use of your camera. It will involve some optional homework to fully benefit from the teaching.

Courses will run on a Tuesday evening from 6 pm until 9 pm.


Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements, just an interest in digital photography. 

You will need to bring your own camera. A Digital SLR is essential. Access to a computer and printer is useful.  


How to Apply


You can register for this course online. Click on ENROL NOW and follow the steps below:

  • Register your contact details online and verify your account
  • Go to your desired course page and click again on ENROL NOW. Follow the link to pay for your course

Course places are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We would encourage you to enrol on your chosen course as soon as possible. If you prefer to enrol in person please visit us at one of our college Advice Centres or enrol over the phone via 0800 612 6008.

This course will be run subject to demand. If you wish to enrol within one week of the start date, please call us on 0800 612 6008 first to check the course is running.