This event is part of the Redeye Academy programme, set up to support photographers at any level, particularly enthusiasts and non-professionals, who would like to develop their technical abilities and create photography that has more meaning and expression. Whether you consider yourself an amateur or enthusiast Redeye Academy aims to give you the best available training, development and support in contemporary photography.
Urban & Architectural Photography: An introduction is a full day workshop that will guide you through the fundamentals of urban and architectural photography. Whether it's buildings, transport or people, towns and cities can be challenging yet stimulating to photograph. Professional photographer David Nightingale, with guest speakers, help you to explore the cityscape in this practical workshop, offering advice on composition and getting the best results from the equipment you have.
Who is it for?
The workshop is aimed at anyone, particularly beginners, who would like to gain a better understanding of the fundamentals of urban and architectural photography.
This workshop will include a 2-3 hour shoot where students will have the opportunity to practice the techniques discussed during the morning session.
- An introduction to urban and architectural photography
- Equipment choices
- Specialised equipment
- Camera settings
- Scouting & preparation
- Composition & framing
- Structure versus detail
- The rights of the photographer in the UK
Chromasia Training Limited is a photographic and post-production training company, specialising in online photography and Photoshop training, one-to-one tuition, and the delivery of high-quality workshops around the world. Run by internationally acclaimed, award-winning photographer and instructor David Nightingale and his wife Libby Nightingale, Chromasia's recent clients include the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, the Dubai International Financial Centre, Arts Council England, Sony UK, and Sony Middle East and Africa. David is also a Fujifilm X-Photographer, a brand ambassador for their X-Series cameras and lenses. Chromasia believes in the intelligent application of photo enhancing techniques and brings to their students, not only the technical skills to create stunning images, but also the discerning eye and critical judgement of what is needed to improve an image.
This workshop starts at 10:00 on 22nd April 2017 until 17:00. Doors open at 9:30.
This event takes place at the Centre For Chinese Contemporary Art, Thomas Street, Northern Quarter M4 1EU. The venue is fully accessible.
Please book your ticket using the links below. You need to be signed in to do so. Tickets are £75.00. Redeye members £62.50. To find out more about becoming a member go to our membership page
Image: David Nightingale of Chromasia