Photographing London Life Weekend Course

Develop your location photography skills with a combination of practical group assignments and classroom presentations and critiques. Whether photographing the hustle and bustle of Camden Market, the tranquility of London's Parks or the excitement of Soho and The West End, this course will improve your skills and teach you how to apply appropriate and creative camera controls, functions and filters to add mood and atmosphere when taking photographs in diverse locations in London...

Taught by: Anthony Webb.

Description

Develop your location photography skills with a combination of practical group assignments and classroom presentations and critiques.

Whether photographing the hustle and bustle of Camden Market, the tranquility of London's Parks or the excitement of Soho and The West End, this course will improve your skills and teach you how to apply appropriate and creative camera controls, functions and filters to add mood and atmosphere when taking photographs in diverse locations in London.

London's streets hold countless photographic opportunities whether that is street photography, exteriors, interiors food and drink or the multi cultural characters that frequent the streets pubs and markets of London. This course will equip you with the knowledge to get the very best out of your subjects and resulting photographs. The strong practical basis of utlising camera controls will be complemented by a group internet photo sharing forum where your tutor and peers can comment on the style of the work you produce, Class critiques will have a strong emphasis on composition and visual narrative. You will develop critical awareness as well as an understanding of photography as a means of visual communication.

Traditional and contemporary approaches to photography, and presentations on the work of influential contemporary practitioners. Practical, ethical and legal considerations. Narrative and composition, telling a story through photographs will also be covered.

Tutor information

Anthony Webb graduated from the BA Graphic Design course at Central Saint Martins. After setting up a successful design agency with clients including Hugo Boss, French Connection and Nike, he turned to freelance photography in 2002. Since then he has had eight books published including the Style City series by Thames and Hudson which involved worldwide travel photographing over 1400 locations. Anthony also works for many travel magazines as well as corporate clients in London. Examples of Anthony's work can be seen at www.anthonywebb.com.

Materials

There is no specific materials list for this course. Materials will be discussed on the first day of the course.

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