Photography Courses for Beginners

Get More from Your Camera - with Paul Crawford

Beginners Photography Course in Northern Ireland

"Get More from Your Camera" hosted by Paul Crawford, is the perfect 1-day photography course for beginners and those “stuck on Auto” who want to get more from their digital cameras. During this workshop, Paul will explain the various modes and functions available on your camera with simple and easy to understand terms, help you gain confidence using your camera and improve the overall quality of your photographs.

  • Class size

    This course is limited to no more than 12 people

  • Location

    Hilton Hotel, Templepatrick

  • Time

    10.00am until 4.00pm

  • Price

    £70 per person (includes lunch)

  • Dates

    Scroll down to see all available dates

What you will learn

Setting up your camera

The different modes and when to use them

All the Camera Icons explained

Exposure metering

Using Exposure compensation to brighten or darken your pictures

The different White Balance settings and when to use them

Avoiding camera shake

Getting sharp photographs, even if your subject is moving

Explore the relationship between Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO

Understanding the effect of different lenses

Improving your compositions

How to capture flattering portraits of family & friends

Get your Landscape pictures in focus from back to front

Transferring, sorting and editing your pictures on your computer

Is this the right photography course for me?

Camera suitable for photography course for beginners
  • Experience Required

    No previous photography experience is required for this workshop. If you are "stuck on Auto" and want to get more from your digital camera, this is the perfect workshop for you.

  • What Equipment do I need?

    This photography course is suitable for those with DSLR, Compact System Cameras and many Bridge Cameras.

    If your camera has a dial with M A S P or (Tv & Av on Canon) then you will benefit from this workshop.

    Paul has a Nikon DSLR available to loan during the workshop if you would like to “try before you buy” 

Gift Vouchers for Photographers

Buy a place on this photography course as a gift

You can book a place on a “Get More from your Camera” photography course as a gift for the photographer in your life. Just book and pay for a place as normal, add the recipients' name to the “Order Notes” at checkout and I will email you a personalized gift voucher.

If you are unsure which date the recipient is able to attend this course you can buy a

Get More from your Camera – no date

gift voucher and the recipient can select the date that suits them from future planned courses.

Upcoming Dates for Get More from Your Camera

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Reviews from Previous Students

Photography Courses 5 star reviews

“Great workshop! I learnt more in this one workshop with Paul than I did attending a 6 week evening class at a local college…”

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“everything was explained in a very easy to understand way.. even for the complete beginner like myself”

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“Best thing I ever did! Never been on auto again and I am now doing a Diploma in Photography – thanks Paul!

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“Paul was very patient and helpful and always took time with each person if they needed help”

Photography Courses 5 star reviews

“Definitely worth doing. Paul is very enthusiastic and no question, no matter how silly you think it is, is no bother for him to answer. He is also very patient as I’m not great with technology and needed quite a lot of help. A good day all round!”

Photography Courses 5 star reviews

“Excellent tutor… can’t praise him high enough”

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