Everyone appreciates a stunning photograph. Whether it’s a beach in the south of France or a portrait of a new born baby, people respond to and interact with a well taken photograph.
In this day and age, almost everyone has the power to take stunning photos simply by reaching for their smartphone; it’s possible to produce images and videos of a professional standard.
Take your images to the next level with simple tips and tricks, from composing your photo to post-production editing (preparing those images for Instagram!).
Beautiful imagery instantly catches the eye, and, when taken with a little more time and precision, can generate mass interaction.
This course is here to teach you the basics that will take your photo from an unrecognised status to a shared, viral interest.
What you will learn
- How to compose your shot
- Tips on how to edit your images
- What apps can be used to edit your images
- Sticking to a theme or type of edit: how do you want your images to look?
- Showcasing platforms
Each step will take your simply composed smartphone image, to a high quality standard that you’ll want to print and share.
Let’s go out and shoot…
We will venture out and explore the local area, encouraging each other to photograph unexpected areas of the city whilst practicing our compositional techniques.
Subsequently we will look at how we could edit these images, polishing, altering or even completely changing our photos using image adjusting applications and filters. Let’s get our images Instagram ready!
Bring along your smartphone
Apps to download in advance, if possible:
- VSCO Cam
Duration: 1-2 hours