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Introduction to Portrait Photography

Edinburgh College

Venues

Sighthill Campus

Content

This course will introduce you to the skills and knowledge required to get you started in portrait photography. You will be introduced to various portrait styles and techniques, what equipment to use, and how to handle lighting conditions to achieve the desired effect.

You will learn the essential elements that make a good portrait and discover how to get the most from your subject using simple direction and posing tips You can then apply these skills in the planning and production of your own portraits. The course will also include post-production using Adobe Camera Raw & Photoshop as an integral part of the digital workflow.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

18 weeks

Department

Broadcast Media and Photography

SCQF Level

5

Cost

£214.00

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography