Mon 1 Jan 0001 - Mon 23 Apr 2018, talks & lectures, adults
The second 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 Intermediate level. The course opened on 16th April but places are still available for anyone wishing to start on 23rd April (course fee reduced by 10% but can only be purchased via Box Office- not online).
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 Intermediate course dates are: April 16th, 23th, 30th, May 14, 21, June 4, 11,18,25 and July 2. Adult course - aged 18+ (young people aged 16+ can participate subject to arrangement with Tutor Richard) You can still get on this course up to 23/4/18 by calling box office - cost will be reduced by 10% due to first week missing, so will cost £72.