Light 52 Photography Course -  Beginners Level

Light 52 Photography Course - Beginners Level

A 10 week course. The final 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:

Beginners Level

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.

Intermediate Level

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 Thursday 19 January 2017 and runs until 30 March, but there is NO CLASS on 23 February which is half term.  Adult course - aged 18+

This information dates/times and prices are not confirmed but will be shortly when the course will open for sale - hopefully by 14 July.

Course dates: 

Thursdays 6.30  – 8.30pm

19th, 26th January

2nd (this one to take place in the Courtyard), 9th, 16th February

No class 23rd February (half term)

2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th March

Cost: £75 per course 


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