Photography - Art and Design

Photography courses at WMC-The Camden College Working Men's College London

All our Photography courses are available for adults aged 19 on 31 August 2018 and over only.

Please click on the Photography course title in blue for more information and how to enrol.

Daytime & Evening Photography Courses at WMC-The Camden College

Digital Photography (Beginner/Intermediate)

On this exciting course, you will learn all about shutter speed, aperture and lighting to achieve correct exposures in different situations to produce fantastic photos. This course is perfect for learning new skills or refreshing your existing knowledge. You will learn how to stop using that Auto button on your camera and to improve your images through a better understanding of basic compositional and perspective techniques. You must have your own digital DSLR camera to enrol on the course

Introduction to Street Photography

This intensive but fun course will take you out onto the streets of Camden to help confront your fears when involving capturing strangers in your images. Explore the historical context of photographing people on the street, practise your technique in observing and capturing them, and consider the issues of consent and recognising subjects’ fears and boundaries. This is a practical course, taught through hands-on workshops. There will be lots of practical exercises to give you the confidence and basic skills to go out and shoot independently. You must have your own digital DSLR camera to enrol on the course

Surface Finishing Techniques for Photography, Fine Art and Crafts

This course will introduce you to a variety of surface manipulation techniques such as Craquelure, small relieve, ageing, guilding for 2D artwork (prints, canvas). You will learn how to add creatively different textures to printwork. This course is ideal for photographers, craft enthusiast and Foundation Art Diploma learners or anyone interested in the subject.