tuition

Professional Freelance Photographer

CAMERA tuition

 

Basic DSLR course will enable you to gain a full understanding of your digital camera's controls and composition techniques.

The course will explain how to get the most from your digital SLR camera.

We will cover meter readings, ISO, shutters speeds, apertures and composition.

 

Intermediate DSLR courses are aimed at those who have a good understanding of the manual controls of their camera’s, who want to improve their camera skills and advance their creative photographic techniques including the use of filters.

We will also discuss depth of field, hyperfocal distances and camera custom function features.

 

Advanced DSLR courses cover photography techniques for students who wish to further their creativity or gain a solid grounding in professional photography skills.

Explore advanced creative photography with the opportunity to study challenging professional camera techniques and artistic photography with

full support and expert tuition.

 

 

PHOTOSHOP tuition

 

Photoshop is a digital imaging software package, which will enable you to enhance your digital pictures.

You will gain a full understanding of the basic tools needed to edit your pictures to a high standard.

The course is primarily aimed at the novice user and will complement any of the DSLR courses available.

Photoshop software is very complex and can be very confusing and daunting for the novice and intermediate user. Breaking down several key tasks within Photoshop will give you the basic skills to use the software with confidence.

 

Subjects covered:-

 

Brightness and Contrast

Levels and Curves

Ruler and Crop

Cloaning and Re-touch

Colour Balance

Sharpening

Layers and Masks

Noise Reduction

RAW v JPEGS

Plug in Software

 

With all courses, the subject matter can be specific to your choice.

 

Prices: Hourly rate £25/hr

Half day (4 hrs) £80

Full day (8 hrs) £150

 

 

 

STUDIO LIGHTING WORKSHOP tuition

The Basics workshop is designed to give you a good understanding of how to use studio lights.

 

The Intermediate workshop is aimed at getting more creative with studio lights.

 

The Advanced workshop is exactly that. Using a host of lights, reflectors, snoots

and scrims to produce magazine quality images. We will also look at editing styles

in Photoshop to get your images looking their best.

 

All courses are held at SAXON Studio in Sandbach, Cheshire. 5 mins from M6 - J17.

We will have a professional model for each event for the full day.

Workshops start at 1000 and finish around 1600.

Each workshop have their own booklet which has diagrams and notes for you to keep.

The price per photographer for each workshop is £75.00. This includes buffet lunch.

 

For details of future workshops, it will be posted on Saxon Studio Facebook page.

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