Still Life Photography (evenings)
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Wednesdays 6 - 8.30 pm, five weeks
Indicative maximum class size: 10
This course will teach you how to capture the beauty of an object in a photograph.
It blends theoretical and practical learning and will appeal to anyone interested in the art of creating still life images and the aesthetics of compositions.
Secure your place with a deposit
If you're booking two months or more before the course starts, we can accept a £100 deposit to secure your place.
The balance is due one month before the course starts.
Please bring with you to the first session:
*An entry-level DSLR or Compact System Camera with a basic 'kit' lens is the recommended starting point for equipment on this course.
There are a large number of options on the market and, whilst we don't favour any particular brand specifically, Nikon, Canon and Sony are all well regarded.
Owners of mid-range or professional DSLRs/Compact System Cameras are of course also welcome on the course, and during the course we address the pros, cons and differences between more expensive cameras.
We wouldn't recommend upgrading specifically to a more expensive mid-range camera ahead of the course, as these discussions will give valuable insight into your buying decision.
If you currently own an ageing entry-level DSLR there is certainly something to be gain from upgrading to a newer model, however it isn't essential to upgrade ahead of the course.
You can always start the course with your existing equipment and consider upgrading during or after the course, armed with all your new knowledge.
In addition to a basic DSLR and lens there is some other equipment which is desirable, but not essential: