Digital Photography Advanced Projects/Improvers


The Cube, Folkestone: Wednesdays

Ashford Gateway: Fridays

Times vary

The Old High Street, Folkestone. Image taken on a recent night photography lesson.

This course is aimed at students who have attended a beginners course or are already familiar with how to use their camera and understand how to use Photoshop Elements at a basic level.


The course runs for ten weeks, each week you will carry out a project on an aspect of digital photography. The options available include:


  •          Photoshop based projects
  •          Image analysis
  •          Using Raw
  •          Landscapes
  •          HDR (High Dynamic Range)
  •          Indoor lighting
  •          Portraiture
  •          Night photography
  •          Panoramas and planets
  •          Various outdoor projects
  •          Audio visual presentation of images
  •          Photo restoration
  •          Still Life
  •          Working in manual






Will I need to buy expensive software?


No. The course uses Adobe Photoshop Elements, an affordable programme which is initially available as a free download. Your tutor will advise you on which package is best suited to your requirements.


Will I need to buy an expensive camera?


No. However, students whose cameras cannot shoot in raw will miss out on part of the session on using camera raw.


Do I need anything else?


Although it’s not compulsory, you will find it useful to have access to a tripod.



Enrolment is via or by telephone on 03000 412222