Edinburgh College Banner

Performing Arts & Photography

Digital Photography: Shoot Edit Print

Campus Sighthill Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 6

Study mode Evening

Duration 12 weeks

Start date Sep 2022

Cost £214
(see funding options)

Course enquiry form

Note your interest for this course.
Enter your full name
Enter your email address
This form collects your name and email address so we can contact you with pre-application information on future courses including application deadlines, campus open days and course information. Read our privacy notice to find out how we collect, store and use your data (and for information on withdrawing your consent).

Course overview

Digital Photography: Shoot Edit Print is an evening class taught at Edinburgh College’s Sighthill campus over 12 weeks.

The course teaches you how to get great results from your DSLR or mirrorless camera. Move off the auto settings and learn how to get great images every time.

You are taught how to use your camera, compose and capture images, use different shooting modes, and progress to full manual creative control of your camera.

You will learn to capture images in the RAW file format, use Adobe Photoshop to do basic editing, and learn how to optimise images to create a final print. The course works for those new to digital photography as well as more advanced users.

What you will learn

  • Camera handling techniques
  • Semi-automatic modes
  • Manual exposure and the theory of the exposure triangle
  • Print optimisation.

Number of days per week

  • One evening a week, Thursday

Entry requirements

  • Interest in Photography.

English Proficiency Requirements

ILETS 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Lightroom evening class
  • Creative Photoshop
  • Beginners or Foundation Photography courses with the small portfolio you will create.

 

Career options

  • Photographic assistant.

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration Cost
Sighthill Campus Evening 01/09/22 12 Weeks £214

You may also be interested in these courses

Performing Arts & Photography

Lightroom Classic: Digital Workflow

Lightroom Classic:  Digital Workflow is an evening class taught at Edinburgh College’s Sighthill campus over 12 weeks.Yo...

Read more and apply

Campus
Sighthill Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 4

Study mode
Evening

Duration
14 weeks

Performing Arts & Photography

Make up Skills evening course (NPA)

This course will provide candidates with skills in the key aspects of make-up, focusing on specific make-up styles.This ...

Read more and apply

Campus
Granton Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 5

Study mode
Evening

Duration
20 weeks

Performing Arts & Photography

Performing & Production Arts Professional Development

This is a free opportunity designed for teachers and facilitators of theatre, drama, and dance to enhance their skills i...

Read more and apply

Campus
OL - Open Learning/Cross Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 6

Study mode
Part time

Duration
33 weeks

Performing Arts & Photography

Studio Photography

This course will introduce you to the basic skills and knowledge required to get started in Studio Photography. You’ll b...

Read more and apply

Campus
Sighthill Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 3

Study mode
Evening

Duration
14 weeks

Performing Arts & Photography

Creative Photoshop

Creative Photoshop is an evening class taught at Edinburgh College’s Sighthill campus over 12 weeks.The course is design...

Read more and apply

Campus
Sighthill Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 3

Study mode
Evening

Duration
13 weeks

Performing Arts & Photography

Creative Portrait Photography

Take your portrait photography to the next level with this creative and exciting course. You will be introduced to studi...

Read more and apply

Campus
Sighthill Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 6

Study mode
Evening

Duration
13 weeks

Performing Arts & Photography

Acting and Performance HND

Acting and Performance HND is a two-year course designed to support you to realise and achieving your performance potent...

Read more and apply

Campus
Granton Campus

Qualification
SCQF Level 8

Study mode
Full time

Duration
41 weeks