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

Bringing the old back. Experience the creative adventure of film photography as you can bring some personality to your film photos. As you can learn to take photos and capture moments from analogue photography teachers who are passionate about film. While learning how to develop and scan in a dark room.

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4. 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
6. 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
Book this class as a private group!
from £250
7. 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
Book this class as a private group!
from £300
8. Polaroid Lift Alternative Analogue Photography Workshop
n this 3.5-hour workshop with photographic artist Catriona Gray, you'll learn in a small group how to make creative and surprising images using Polaroid film, water, and paper. Throughout the class, Catriona will guide you and a small group of fellow participants as you delve into the world of manipulating the delicate emulsion in water. Don't worry if you're new to this process—the warm and uplifting teaching style will alleviate any fears and provide you with the support and guidance you need. The workshop will provide a mindful and enjoyable environment where you can explore your creativity and exercise your fine skills and patience! You'll gain hands-on experience in using Polaroid cameras and film, learning all the tricks of this tricky technique, using only scissors, water, and a paintbrush. Along the way, you'll discover the joy of accepting flaws, making mistakes, and enjoying the meditative experience! All materials supplied, you will be able to make up to 6 images. Learn how to dissect and manipulate the print to create beautiful, dream-like, unique prints. A breath of fresh air from digital photography, this is hands on, unpredictable and delicate work creating beautiful and truly unique results. All film, materials and access to Polaroid cameras included in the fee. You will take pictures, cut them apart, soak them in hot water, separate their layers by hand and with a paintbrush until you're able to coax the gelatinous layer that holds the image onto your paper. It's like a flyaway jellyfish but you'd be surprised how robust it actually is so don't be afraid!
12. Photoclub Technical Level 1
No idea what all those buttons mean on your shiny new DSLR? Then this is the course for you. Come out of the darkroom and into the light that is digital photography. Taught over 6 months these easy to follow, informal lessons are all taught in the pub. What's not to love? Just bring your camera and pen and paper to write notes and socialise with other people new to digital photography. In this class Andrew Newson will expertly guide you through your camera control settings and cut through all the technical jargon over six lessons. A chat about each technical area of photography followed by a slideshow and feedback on images taken by members of the group. An assignment is set each month to make sure you can put in to practice what you have learnt. Each session will cover the following : Month 1: RAW v JPG, Software Options, ISO & Programme Mode Month 2: Shutter Speeds, Movement and Shutter Priority Mode Month 3: Aperture, Depth of Field and Aperture Priority Mode Month 4: White Balance, Histograms and Exposure Compensation Month 5: Manual Exposure & Focus Methods Month 6: Re-cap & certificates This six part course will (hopefully) expose your inner photographer. Now you can actually make use of that expensive birthday present break away from taking phone snaps and feel like a real photographer be known as the David Bailey of your family and friends Keep We'll send you home with a certificate to confirm the skills you have gained. There's access to a private Facebook group to post and get advice and monthly assignments are supported with excellent source material.
13. Photoclub Technical Level 2
An ideal course to improve your skills in digital photography. Push yourself to be more creative, get more consistent results and explore photography genres that will allow your inner David Bailey to come out. Stroll down to this great pub - just don't forget to bring your camera along and stuff for note taking. In this class Over six informal relaxed paced lessons, Andrew Newson will help you to really enjoy your DSLR and to stop relying on your camera automatic settings. Each month you will cover a technical area of photography and then discuss images taken by group members for essential feedback. An assignment is set each month to make sure you can put in to practice what you have learnt. The course itinery covers the following topics : Month 1: The truth about ISO! Month 2: All about lenses Month 3: Keeping your photography files well organised Month 4: Intermediate Lightroom and Photoshop Techniques Month 5: Colour Histograms, perfect prints and more Month 6: Re-cap & certificates Andrew is a patient teacher and will answer any particular questions you have about the images you want to produce. Now you can talk about lenses and ISO like a pro become known for your cat portraits - we know this is your secret ambition capture all those special moments Keep You'll get a certificate to confirm the skills you have gained. There's access to a private Facebook group to post and get advice and monthly assignments are supported with excellent source material, which you can use beyond the classes.
14. Photoclub Creative
This creative photography class pushes your ideas and introduces new photography sub genres and it all happens at The Nevill Crest and Gun - a great pub in Eridge on the Kent and Sussex border. Sharing ideas with like-minded people in a social environment and after class, keeping the group connected via a Facebook page. In this class Starting in August 2016 Photoclub Creative runs for 6 months. Andrew Newson sets you five creative assignments and then takes you through your efforts to point out where you are going wrong. Each month you select five of your best images for critique, Andrew then shares his comments via a video screencast that will help improve your technique and creative eye. You'll get 6x4 inch prints of your 5 submitted photos. Although not a competition, one image will be awarded the title of 'commended print'. Andrew regularly writes new material for his pupils, previous assignments include Street Photography, Night Photography, Self Portraits, Stranger Portraits, One Day Journey, Landscape Stories and Still Life. Whatever level of photographer you are, you will be encouraged to be as creative as possible, explore, be inspired and get excited. As one of the first courses that Andrew started, he is still excited to teach how to turn your creative ideas into reality with technical know how. He is happy to answer any questions you have about the images you want to produce. Now you can no more run-of-the-mill holiday snaps get fired up by lighting, lens and angles start your own photography business in your spare time Keep You'll get five creative assignments briefs, constructive critique on your images and 6x4 inch prints of your favourite images.

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