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Intermediate Photography Course

  • Intermediate level, a good knowledge of the Beginners Photography Course syllabus is required
  • 2 Days / 10 Hours
  • 8 students maximum
  • In person

The Intermediate Photography Course is designed as a follow-up to our Beginners Course and serves as the second part of the Complete Foundation Course. Building upon the technical principles learned in the Beginners Course, the Intermediate Course shifts the focus to the design & story-telling aspects of photography, guiding you on how to create engaging images.

  • With your booking confirmation you will receive a £50 voucher code valid for all Advanced Short Photography Courses (excl. Beginners, Intermediate and Complete Foundation) or the Professional Photography Course.

What is this course about?

The Intermediate Photography Course provides an engaging and in-depth exploration of what it takes to create outstanding photographs. This 10-hour course will teach you how to craft your images using the viewfinder and camera settings, emphasising the importance of learning to see in photography.

Through a series of on-location assignments and review sessions you will acquire the skills to recognise and control distracting elements in your images, design impactful photo projects, and effectively tell a story through your photographs. The course covers essential composition principles, such as object balance, the Rule of Thirds, and the strategic use of negative space. In addition, you will learn about the significance of contrast in your photographs and how to optimise your images during post-production.

By the end of this project-based course, you will possess the knowledge and expertise to create visually arresting and well-composed photographs that showcase your distinct artistic perspective.

What will the course cover?

  • Learn to see distracting image elements and how to control them

  • Principles of composition (object balance, Rule of Thirds, negative space, frame within a frame)

  • Use of contrast in your photographs (colour, patterns, brightness)

  • Choosing the right lenses

  • Use of Shallow Depth of Field for storytellying

  • Developing your own stories by conveying a message

  • Optimising your images in Post Production (retouching, adjustment brush, controlling colour, cropping)

What skills will I acquire?

  • Craft your images through the viewfinder & the settings

  • Create your own photo projects

  • Tell a story through your images

What do I need?

Digital Camera (DSLR or Mirrorless) with Manual Exposure Mode, laptop with Adobe Lightroom Classic installed (can be a free trial).

If you don’t own your own digital camera, you can hire a professional grade DSLR from us for £20/day. Simply email us with your requirements.

Booking options

The Intermediate Photography Course can be completed on 2 consecutive weekdays or on 1 weekend.

Wednesday & Thursday, 10am – 4pm
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Saturday & Sunday, 10am – 4pm
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All our individual photography courses are available as Open Date Gift Vouchers, valid for 1 year from date of purchase, the perfect idea to share your love for photography.

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