Photography for 14 - 17 Year Olds

This course will provide you with the chance to get hands-on whilst exploring a wide range of activities and practices. There will be plenty of opportunity to experiment as you test out different practices. These will range from creating images with a pin-hole camera, using light to create a cyanotype and photogram as well as using digital editing techniques to optimise your images...

Description

This course will provide you with the chance to get hands-on whilst exploring a wide range of activities and practices. There will be plenty of opportunity to experiment as you test out different practices. These will range from creating images with a pin-hole camera, using light to create a cyanotype and photogram as well as using digital editing techniques to optimise your images. You will also learn about the effects of studio lighting, while making prints utilising various techniques. Responding to a specific theme, which will be open to your own interpretation, you tutor will guide you through these fun, hands-on processes. You will be amazed by the possibilities that photography has to offer and will discover a new medium through which to express yourself.

Course Outcomes
You'll leave with a body of work demonstrating the range of approaches and activities you've experienced. You will have learnt how to combine digital and analogue photographic techniques to produce your own images. You will know about various photographic studio lighting techniques and have an understanding of the place of alternative photographic processes within contemporary image making. 

Who Should Attend
Anyone aged 14 - 17 years who keen to experience working with a range of different photography techniques. It would also be suitable for anyone wanting to build a portfolio of photography work, considering future studies in art and design. 

Level
Beginners


Materials

Please bring the following materials with you on the first day:

  • Digital camera or camera phone/tablet 
  • USB memory stick - minimum 3GB

Please note that most materials needed for the short courses are available at the Chelsea College of Arts' Art Shop. Please contact the Art Shop directly for opening hours and availability.


Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
30/07/2018 - 03/08/2018Monday - Friday10:00 - 16:005 Days£599Available Peckham Rd - SE5 Add to Basket