Light 52 is a popular 10 week photography course run by Richard Pearce, a photography lecturer. This course is the final of three levels, Beginners, Intermediate and Advance.
The next course will start back at Beginners level in January 2019 and will be on sale later in the year. You don't need to have completed the previous levels to book yourself onto this one, but we don't refund if you find the ability level is not suitable.
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 Monday 17 September and runs until 26 November but there is NO CLASS on 29 October which is half term. Adult course - aged 18+