Mon 1 Jan 0001 - Mon 21 Jan 2019, talks & lectures, adults
A 10 week course. The first of the three levels of photography courses.
Light 52 is a popular 10 week photography course run by Richard Pearce, a photography lecturer. This course is the Beginners level.
The workshops are aimed primarliy at non-professional digital SLR users, but are suitable for compact and film camera enthusiasts. The sessions are a mix of instruction, hints and tips, practical exercises, picture reviewing and assignments.
Progression to each level is optional - here are basic contents:
Getting to grips with the basics and technicalities of your camera, Principles of picture-taking and topics including modes, mega-pixels, resolution, exposure, histogram, white balance metering and focus. Aiming to make you competent and confident.
Explores different types of photography with new trials and challenges. Topics include nature and wildlife, landscape, urban, still life, portraits, close up, light trails and panning.
Still aimed at the non-professional, but taking your skills further, with encouragement to create a body of work or portfolio. photographic style, high key photography, low-key photography, exploring colour, Exploring black and white, silhouettes, wworking with shadows, Joiners/Collage, Reportage/Photo Essay, Off Camera flash.
The course begins on Mon 21 Jan but there is NO CLASS during February half term. Adult course - aged 18+ The final class is on Monday 1st April