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Digital Photography Diploma Course

17 Modules

  • Certified Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What Will You Learn?

This comprehensive and exciting course will teach you everything that you need to know about Digital photography and how to take the perfect picture!

In the days before the digital revolution photography was still a popular pastime, but many people where put off by the necessity of buying film and then either processing and developing the film yourself or taking it to a Photolab, then receiving a set of 30 prints that had...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1: Equipment
  • Introduction
  • Part 1: A Brief History of Photography
  • Part 2: Choosing the Right Camera and Lenses
  • Part 3: Accessories
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2: ISO
  • Part 1: The Origins of ISO
  • Part 2: How ISO Affects Exposure Settings
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3: Aperture
  • Part 1: Aperture and Depth of Field
  • Part 2: How Focal Length Affects Aperture
  • Part 3: Summary 
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4: Shutter Speed
  • Part 1: Introduction to Shutter Speed
  • Part 2: Motion Blur and Camera Shake
  • Part 3: Using Shutter Speed Creatively
  • Part 4: Summary 
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5: Correct Exposure
  • Part 1: The Exposure Triangle
  • Part 2: Exposure Bracketing, Metering and Histograms
  • Part 3: Summary 
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6: White Balance
  • Part 1: White Balance Explained
  • Part 2: Colour Temperature and White Balance
  • Part 3: Summary 
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7: Depth of Field
  • Part 1: Depth of Field and Importance of Aperture
  • Part 2: Depth of Field and Focusing 
  • Part 3: Summary 
  • Module 7 Assessment
Module 8: RAW
  • Part 1: RAW v JPEG
  • Part 2: Adjusting and Processing RAW Files
  • Part 3: Summary 
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9: Light
  • Part 1: Understanding Light 
  • Part 2: The Magic Hour, Artificial Light, and Shadows and Highlights
  • Part 3: Summary 
  • Module 9 Assessment
Module 10: Composition
  • Part 1: Composition and The Rule of Thirds
  • Part 2: Cropping and Symmetry For Good Effect
  • Part 3: The Golden Spiral
  • Part 4: Summary 
  • Module 10 Assessment
Module 11: Landscape
  • Part 1: Landscape Photography
  • Part 2: Preparing for Landscape Shoots
  • Part 3: Other Types of Landscape
  • Part 4: Summary 
  • Module 11 Assessment
Module 12: Macro
  • Part 1: Introduction to Macro
  • Part 2: Macro Lighting and Techniques
  • Part 3: Summary 
  • Module 12 Assessment
Module 13: Portraits
  • Part 1: Introduction to Portrait Photography
  • Part 2: Shooting Angles
  • Part 3: Props and Creative Portraits
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 13 Assessment
Module 14: Children & Babies
  • Part 1: Photographing Children
  • Part 2: Photographing Babies
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 14 Assessment
Module 15: Water
  • Part 1: How to Photograph Water
  • Part 2: Nice Ice and Underwater Shots
  • Part 3: Summary 
  • Module 15 Assessment
Module 16: Night
  • Part 1: Introduction to Night Photography
  • Part 2: Fireworks and Light Painting
  • Part 3: Summary 
  • Module 16 Assessment
Module 17: Black and White
  • Part 1: Shooting in Black and White
  • Part 2: When to Use Black and White
  • Part 3: Summary 
  • Module 17 Assessment

Who Would Benefit from This Course?

This comprehensive course will teach you everything that you need to know about Digital Photography and taking a good selfie! The course is aimed at beginners and takes you right through to diploma level. Upon completion of the course assessment, you will receive your Digital Photography Diploma Certificate.

Accreditations

The Digital Photography Diploma Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional and costs an additional £15).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.

This course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.

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