Outdoor Photography

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You can enrol onto this course, come to the college and our staff will be able to help you.
Qualification type: Foundation Degree
Level: Entry level
Awarding body COLLCERT
Academic year: 2017/2018
Start date 18th May 2017
Duration 7 weeks
Location: Darlington College
Attendance: Short course
You can enrol onto this course, come to the college and our staff will be able to help you.

Course overview

With Summer hopefully not too far away and the chance to get out and about with your camera this short course will help to develop your photography skills. 

From portraits and night photography to macro imaging this practical course will be filled with skills to learn and the chance to practice them with a group of other interested photographers.

As you already know a little about the way your camera works and what the individual controls can achieve this is a course aimed at those who have at least a basic knowledge of photography. 


How to enquire/apply

email Lgower@darlington.ac.uk

Studying and learning

Week 1 Registration. Tour of facilities, course introduction and overview. Camera setup and handling.

Weeks 2 Portraits... images of people, both formal and informal

Week 3 Landscape... whether the built environment or the great outdoors

Week 4 Low light photography... from floodlit buildings to "painting with light"... when the sun goes down and the light falls there it still much that a photographer can do.

Week 5 Movement... from fast moving children to sports... making images of action

Week 6 Small things... from flowers and wildlife to still-life

Week 7

Course roundup and recap of course content.

Note: Weekly schedule may vary depending on the weather!

What if I need support?

Here at the college we have outstanding support. Our support staff are dedicated to providing you with all the help and guidance you may need throughout your college journey.

You might need help and advice on a wide range of issues such as childcare, counselling and additional learning support. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Course and Information Team, who will direct your call to the appropriate member of the college support team, call: 01325 503030.

You can enrol onto this course, come to the college and our staff will be able to help you.

Enquiry Form

If you have any questions about this course, send us a message using the form below.

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