This class will run on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Paul Burgess will be teaching the Monday group and Seamus Ryan will teach on Wednesdays

Based in the photography block at West Kent College’s Brook Street Campus, you will have access to the full range of the college’s facilities including:

  • Large purpose built studio

  • Studio lighting

  • Mac Suite with the full range of Adobe products including Lightroom and Photoshop

  • Large format printers (up to A2)

  • Closeup and macro photography equipment

  • Learning resource centre and library

As well as learning camera skills, you will have the chance to build on your Lightroom and Photoshop skills during the course.

In addition to the evening sessions, I will be organising a gallery trip to London during the term.

The cost for the 12 weekly classes is £189.00

If you have completed my beginners class or you already understand the basics of digital photography and are looking to improve your knowledge and techniques to move to the next level this is the right course for you.

Subjects that will be covered include:

  • Use of studio equipment & lighting

  • Taking studio portraits

  • Closeup and macro photography

  • High Speed Flash Photography

  • Using filters and long exposures for landscapes

  • Editing images using Lightroom and Photoshop

  • Digital printing

  • Planning and making photo books

You will be encouraged to work on a personal project,and produce a photo book, during the course, and take part in a group show to be held in January

Please feel free to call me on 07983 394 550 or email paul@paulburgess.photography if you’d like to chat before booking


High speed photography - examples from previous courses

West Kent College Mac Suite and Studio space