Digital Photography & Photoshop - Level 1

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Course Description

Learn how to use advanced functions of the digital compact camera (supplied by Hillcroft). Learn how to respond to a brief and use natural lighting effectively. During this course you will also find out how to make adjustments to your images, move and transform parts of your picture and use text in Adobe Photoshop.


Course runs from 24 Feb 2017 to 26 Feb 2017


You will achieve personal goals and receive a college certificate.

Entry Requirements

  • You will need to have attended the Introduction to Digital Photography course (or equivalent)

  • Good ICT skills are required for the course as you will spend 50% of your time working with a computer.

Method of Assessment

  • Individual Learning Plan

  • Practical tasks


You can progress to more advanced Photography or Filmmaking courses.

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