Sharpen your approach to capturing an image and gain an understanding of the professional world of photography.

Explore the practical and aesthetic aspects of photography and learn from the ideas and techniques of other photographers. Work will be primarily digital but you will also have the opportunity to gain experience of working with creative darkroom processes.

Topics Include:

  • Camera controls and settings
  • Darkroom hand rendering
  • techniques
  • Photoshop editing techniques
  • Mixed media experimentation
  • Capturing movement.


At least five GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English and Art. A suitable portfolio of creative work may be accepted as an alternative to GCSE Art.