Summer Courses in Photography

If a student is interested in becoming the next high fashion photographer, a hard-hitting news photojournalist or the next Ansel Adams, taking a Summer Course in Photography will help get them on their way. What is a Summer Course in Photography? This is a class that may be done in a set area such as a studio or on location. It gives students the opportunity to acquire specific skills within the c… Read more

If a student is interested in becoming the next high fashion photographer, a hard-hitting news photojournalist or the next Ansel Adams, taking a Summer Course in Photography will help get them on their way.

What is a Summer Course in Photography? This is a class that may be done in a set area such as a studio or on location. It gives students the opportunity to acquire specific skills within the creative field. This type of course allows a hands-on approach to learning about the technical aspects of camera equipment and accessories as well as the composition, lighting and subject matter in images. It builds confidence along with industry savvy.

What are the benefits of taking a Summer Course in Photography? Students can completely immerse into creativity while learning how to better their eye for imagery and correctly capture the subject matter with proper techniques. In this competitive field, completing such a course can offer an edge in the job field and show potential employers that the applicant has comprehensive knowledge in photography.

Costs can vary depending on the coursework one chooses to pursue. Summer photography courses can vary in length, intensity and travel costs (if any) as well as the schools through which the courses are offered. It is best to do thorough research into the program in which potential students are interested in order to ensure that it is the best fit.

With strong photography skills, students can pursue careers in commercial and industrial photography, news photography, fine arts photography and scientific photography as well as find a niche in the realm of advertising. Understanding proper techniques allows one to get a foot in the door with print and online publications, event photography or opening a portrait studio.

There is an array of potential photography courses allowing for applicants to find the perfect fit for their schedule and budget. Multiple schools offer summer options. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Cambridge, United Kingdom +1 More

Use the inspiring campuses and surrounding areas of Cambridge and Yale Universities as a playground of visual stimulation, ISSOS is the best place to learn or advance your pho ... +

Use the inspiring campuses and surrounding areas of Cambridge and Yale Universities as a playground of visual stimulation, ISSOS is the best place to learn or advance your photography skills. Learn to photograph the landscape, portraits of friends, nature and life in action. Use the art of photography to communicate, tell a story or advertise a product. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
15 Jul 2020
Campus
 
Arts University Bournemouth - Summer Courses
Bournemouth, United Kingdom

This photography course is designed to get you and your camera out of auto-mode, into the studio and in control of both your camera and the environment around you. Designed to ... +

This photography course is designed to get you and your camera out of auto-mode, into the studio and in control of both your camera and the environment around you. Designed to help you make a huge leap forward in your photography, the course will develop your understanding of the creative processes necessary to create stunning studio shots, furthering your knowledge in composition, framing, subject and lighting. -
Summer courses
Part-time
2 weeks
English
27 Jul 2020
Campus
 
IES Abroad
Arles, France

Immerse yourself in French language practice and the rich cultures of Provence. Highlights of this program are the language-intensive lunches that take place at local restaura ... +

Immerse yourself in French language practice and the rich cultures of Provence. Highlights of this program are the language-intensive lunches that take place at local restaurants, where you practice your French with IES Abroad professors and staff while enjoying the wonderful cuisine of Provence. Fridays are reserved for course-related activities and trips, such as cooking classes, concerts at the Arènes d’Arles, a Van Gogh walking tour, theater workshops, and more. -
Summer courses
Full-time
6 weeks
French
18 Jun 2020
15 Apr 2020
Campus
 
The International Summer School for Teens
Stirling, United Kingdom

You will explore new avenues and techniques as you develop your interest and knowledge of photography.

You will explore new avenues and techniques as you develop your interest and knowledge of photography. -
Summer courses
20 days
English
Campus