Digital Photography: Shoot, Edit, Print

Edinburgh College


Milton Road Campus, Sighthill Campus


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.

Content: Basic Camera Techniques; Shooting with Semi-Automatic and Manual Settings; Post production using Adobe Camera Raw and Photoshop; Basic Retouching; Print optimisation.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

12 weeks


Performing Arts and Photography

SCQF Level