Course Overview

with Oliver Cameron-Swan
The aim of this course is to accommodate absolute beginners as well as those looking to refresh their photographic knowledge. The course covers all you need to know about digital photography, from the basics of exposure and composition to fine tuning your camera’s settings. Combining practical photography sessions, both in the photo studio and out on location, with an introduction to image editing and printing.


Start Dates
Please contact the Short Course Team.​


  • Students should bring their own digital camera. Suitable cameras include: Any DSLR (Nikon, Canon, Pentax), CSC (Fuji, Sony, Olympus), Bridge, or Compact camera where you can control the camera’s settings. If you are not sure or would like advice on camera kit then please contact Oliver by email (
  • This course uses Adobe Bridge, Lightroom, and Photoshop to edit images on Windows PC computers. No prior experience of these programs is needed.

What previous students said...
"Loved the course. Thanks Oli!"

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For more information please contact The Short Course team by email, or call 01432 845302.