Top 10 Best Digital Photography classes, courses, learnings kits and gifts in the UK

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12. Private London Night Photography Tour - South Bank and Westminster
Discover the beauty of London at night during a private night photography tour.  Learn how to capture the best compositions with a professional photographer to guide you. Explore iconic London landmarks, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, London Eye and St Paul's Cathedral from across the River Thames. Use slow exposures and create dazzling night trails on Westminster Bridge. Your personal photographer is on hand at all times to show how to use your camera to get the best night photography shots possible Explore the luminous landscape of London at night and learn how to get great night photography shots with ease. The aim of this tour is to empower your night photography with expert tuition and tips from professional Fine Art photographer, Lou Smith. Teaching is exclusive to and is geared towards the camera you own. Lou knows the best locations and viewpoints to guide you to. Walking at a leisurely pace along London's South Bank explore the London skyline at night. Take time to photograph the iconic structure of the London Eye as it rotates slowly on the skyline. Learn how to set your camera to capture slow exposures which make the London Eye come alive. Learn how to set your camera to take different exposure times to change how your photographs look. Experiment with different angles of view and create unique impressive images. Marvel at the vibrancy of the London skyline as we make our way along the route towards the Jubilee Bridge to photograph outstanding views of the River Thames and Westminster. Photograph people and places along this colourful route. Explore the imposing structures of the Royal Festival Hall as it is illuminated at night. Admire and view the London Eye from across the River Thames from the Victoria Embankment. Look towards Big Ben and photograph the iconic clock face on St Stephen's Tower. This is an outstanding photography tour from which to explore and discover the secrets of night photography using the River Thames with fantastic London views and iconic landmarks. During warm summer months explore low light and twilight photography. For the best shots possible please bring a tripod.
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from £225
14. In the Heart of Fashion Photography
This inspiring course will teach you all the best industry tips, tricks and secrets of how to take stunning photographs. From setting up studio equipment, to makeup styling, to getting the most out of the models, this class will give you a holistic education in the art of fashion photography. In this class The class will start with 30 minutes of photography theory, in which you will gain an understanding of your teacher, the fashion industry, and will look at some photographers work as a source of inspiration. This part of the class will give the students an insight into the world of fashion photography, before they take on the more practical aspects of the trade. Students will then get some invaluable studio experience. In this section, students will spend an hour learning how to prepare the models hair and make up, set up the studio for a shoot, how to shoot with the model, and a 30 minute quick edit. The class will end with a questions and answers session, and if there is time you will be able to have a look back at some of the photos from the shoot. Now you can Expand your knowledge and understanding of photography techniques, as well as the fashion industry Practice what you have learnt at home as you become an accomplished fashion photographer Pass on all the information and skills you have learn to others with a similar passion for fashion photography Keep / Bring Students will take with them the photos they made in the class plus some smart tips to help with future shoots!
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from £70
15. How To Become More Photogenic and Less Camera Shy
Before any of the photoshoot you are planning to book you have to prepare for it to get the best result. Is not everything up to your photographer, is about you. Booking the classes/photoshoot before we will meet we will have a zoom call. I will teach you how to prepare for your first photoshoot. I will help you to choose the right outfit for our session, right shoes, will give you important tips what you have to remember before meeting me in person. After the zoom call we will organise a date, place and hour where we will meet for the photoshoot. During our session, together we will discover how to look more confident and how to achieve the results you want, how to use correct props to make the images more interesting. Together we will practice these poses, I will show you how to do it correctly, for example: Fake walk, Sitting poses, what to do with your hands and legs, how to feel more confident and comfortable, how to stop feel awkward in front of the camera. You will try do it by yourself with my guidance on how to find your perfect angle and I will take photos of you. FOR WHO THIS IS? For clients who are camera shy Never have photoshoot before Had bad experience with photoshoot before Prepare for important day for example wedding and not sure how to prepare See my work on my Instagram or my website
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from £250
16. Photographer Unleashed!
Overview: Photography is vision, composition and about being confident in working with the technology you have. This one day workshop aimed at beginners will get you taking instinctive, stunning photos that capture a moment or a scene. you will move from 'Auto' to 'Amazing'! Details: Welcome to the wonderful world of photography! Creating great photos requires knowledge of your camera, light and how to arrange things in the frame. You need to know the rules for great photos and when to break these rules to create something unique. But finding all this knowledge, bringing it together at the right time and getting your camera to record it all as intended can be a daunting and frustrating process. With me as your guide, this one-day course will change all of that and you will leave seeing, operating and shooting like a photographer. In just one day, your photos and understanding of photography will be at a whole new level. So, whether you want to take improved holiday photos, get lovely portraits of the family, more professional photos at work or just to exercise your creativity, together let’s unleash that photographer in you. Each new area is backed up with a short practical sessions so you leave with a built-in understanding. Content: Understanding your camera and lenses The fundamental building blocks of photography: Shutter speed, Aperture and Depth of Field…. and how they are connected. Camera modes and how to use them for creating better images Composition - knowing the rules and when to break them for much stronger shots For face-to-face sessions: Photowalk: Let’s get out and about with our cameras. I will show you to ‘see’ things in a new way, using all the things you have learned with me always available for feedback and guidance For remote sessions: Assignments and review. You will receive some assignments to capture some shots around your home, garden or local area. We will review these together and you’ll get improvement through valuable critique and feedback Finally we will edit a few of your images from the day and you’ll be buzzing with pride Format Runs as: Small group sessions covering all the content in one relaxed day with lunch included. One-to-One coaching with just you. The session can be in one single day (including lunch) or split into 2 or 4 hour chunks. Select Private Session for this option
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17. How to Become More Photogenic and Less Camera Shy. Photoshoot in-person Experience
If you are feeling camera shy, you are not sure what is your best side, don’t know how to pose. This class is for you. We will teach you step by step from how to feel less camera shy to what to ask your photographer before you will pay for his/her work. Are you planning to book your first photoshoot and you are not sure from where to start? You are in the perfect place! You can book our online class where we will teach you step by step how to organise photoshoot, how to prepare and what you have to ask your photographer before paying for the service. We will start from you, we will have a short chat what you are looking from the photoshoot, what is your goal from there we will show you the best poses for this kind of images you are looking for. For example there is another needs for having business photoshoot and for lifestyle photoshoot. Is very important to remember and see the difference. We will ask you about your fears, what you don’t like about yourself and how to cover it or don’t show on the photo. If you are camera shy what you should avoid and what you should do. After it, together we will choose the perfect outfit and which kind of props to prepare. Why you have to bring more clothes and comfortable shoes which one you will never use for photoshoot. In the end we will give you the best tips of how to book your photographer. What you have to ask him/her before booking anything. Very important to avoid any miss-understanding and as well disappointment. TWO OPTIONS You have two options to book. The first one is Online Class - where we will teach you all the things we was talking about above. Online Class and Photoshoot - after our online class we will have a photoshoot in London to practice our poses and get lovely images. You can choose the day when, where you want to meet and as well time. FOR WHO THIS IS? For clients who are camera shy Never have photoshoot before Had bad experience with photoshoot before Prepare for important day for example wedding and not sure how to prepare. See my work on my Instagram or my website
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from £300

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