Photography Course 2020 | © Graham McCann 

Photography Course Portal (2021)

Course Update;

This year’s Photography Course will be held face-to-face at our premises.

If you are looking to take up the Membership Offer, please click here to complete BPS Membership Application form Online.

Trips Information;

Saturday 18th September > Clifton Village

The aim of this session is for you to put into practice what you have learned about composition and camera settings. Tutors will be there and on all field trips to support you with this. We want you to take photos which show what you like about Clifton. You’re free to take photos anywhere in Clifton.

Meeting time: 10:30 am
Meeting Location: Outside Christ Church Clifton, Clifton Down Rd, Bristol BS8 3BN

Saturday 2nd October > Blaise Castle/Hamlet

Landscape photography features in several of the lectures during the course and this is an opportunity for you to put this into practice, again with tutors on hand to give help if and when needed. We hope this trip will coincide with the autumn colours. If in doubt about camera settings then ask!!

Meeting time: 10:15 am
Meeting Location: Blaise Car Park near the Café

Saturday 9th October > Bristol Docks

The aim of this session is to capture the variety of activities that are taking place around the docks area. You will need to demonstrate this by both panoramic/wide angle shots and detailed representation.

Meeting time: 10:30 am
Meeting Location: Car Park of SS Great Britain

Sunday 7th November > Clifton Village

This field trip often concentrates around the landmark Clifton Suspension Bridge. However, shooting after sunset will offer various opportunities for you to practice using camera settings suited to low light situations. Your tutors will recommend camera settings to get the best results.

Meeting time: 15:55pm (TBC) as Sunset is approx. 16.32pm
Meeting Location: Outside Christ Church Clifton, Clifton Down Rd, Bristol BS8 3BN

Download Lecture notes;

Course/Lecture notes will be available to download as soon as possible after the lecture.

Additional Course Materials;

Below are some additional course contents/notes that you might find helpful, partially if you are new to photography. 

Additional info:

Extract from Amature Photographer on Image Editing Software – Aug 2019



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