Landscape Photography (Online)
Online courses occur as a live session for 1.5 hours each week, during which time you will interact with your tutor, classmates and course content using in-built audio and video chat, instant messaging and the virtual work display area.
This landscape photography course will teach you how to improve your landscape photography technique and while you produce a photographic series using a variety of briefs.During the course, we will cover:Landscape techniquesHow to introduce narrative into your projectsRetouching PresentationCourse level - All LevelsWho should take this course? The course is aimed at anyone wishing to learn about landscape photography, whether that’s in the traditional sense in rural areas or in cities producing cityscapes...
Taught by: Michael Whelan.
This landscape photography course will teach you how to improve your landscape photography technique and while you produce a photographic series using a variety of briefs.
During the course, we will cover:
- Landscape techniques
- How to introduce narrative into your projects
Course level - All Levels
Who should take this course?
The course is aimed at anyone wishing to learn about landscape photography, whether that’s in the traditional sense in rural areas or in cities producing cityscapes.
What will I take away from the course?
This course will help you have a thorough understanding of creating strong compositional landscape photographs, they will gain an understanding of using natural light to its full potential and the technical considerations needed for landscapes.
What are the key topics the course will cover?
- Manual Exposures
- Understanding light
- Traditional and Contemporary approaches
- Histogram and metering
- Painting with light
- Retouching your images
- Presenting your work
What will the I achieve?
You will learn how to create strong individual landscape images as well as produce a photographic project within landscapes or cityscapes.
How will the course be taught?
The course will involve a series of on-line workshops and briefs to give you the skills and knowledge needed to improve your landscape photography.
Introduction to the course
Discussing and planning ideas for Landscape photography
Camera / lens workshop
Set mini brief
Review of first brief
Working with manual exposure / ISO
Workshop on Bracketing / Filters
Second brief given
Review of second brief
Basic colour management
Re-sizing images correctly for print / on-line usage
Third brief given
Review of third brief
Understanding natural light and adapting to its changes
B+W and Panoramic landscape workshop
Set fourth brief
Review fourth brief
RAW image processing
Spot cleaning images
Discussions and critiquing personal project progress
How to construct a photo-essay and create narrative
Analysis of the work of top 5 Landscape photographers
Preparing a professional portfolio
Review of personal project
Portfolio reviewing and assessment
Presentation with online exhibition
Evaluation and conclusion
Please note that all students should have basic knowledge of their camera
Please note: This course is for students aged 18 and older
Please bring the following materials to the first session:
- Pencil and Paper