Photo: © Carol Sinclair - Shutter Speed

Photo: © Carol Sinclair - Shutter Speed


Everyone on the Photoclub courses can join the private Facebook Group to ask questions and share work-in-progress etc. You can request to join here if you have signed up for the Photoclub course.



You will need a password to access these assignments which you get whilst on the course.



You can submit for each part of the course when you like, but all parts must be completed within a 6 month timeframe.


Photoclub Technical Level 1 is a 6 month long photography course in the technical aspects. This course is run completely online only and therefore can be taken from anywhere in the world.

You can enrol in a Technical Course at any time and take up to 6 months to complete it.


Photoclub Technical Level 1 is learning about the technical side of photography with 5 parts conducted online.

F numbers, shutter speeds and ISO ratings can be completely baffling if you're new to photography, this course will help cut through the jargon and get you confident with your camera settings and move you away from auto mode! If you're looking improve your skills and be confident with your camera then this is the course for you.

The essence of the course is 5 individual lessons. Each lesson will tackle a specific technical area of photography.

At the end of the course you will receive a certificate to say that you have attended the course and gained a good understanding of your camera and photography.

The course has 5 parts and needs to be completed within a 6 month timeframe.


This course is for beginners, you don't have to have any prior knowledge of your camera.

Some people like to supplement this course with a 121 session to gain a greater understanding of their camera but this is not essential. You will be eligible to a 10% discount on 121 course whilst enrolled on Photoclub Technical level 1.

Photo Tasks, Questions & Feedback

Throughout the course there will also be photo tasks and some questions as homework, this will demonstrate that you have a good understanding of the lessons. We will slideshow all members images on a laptop in the pub and we can discuss the results.

Facebook Group

Every member will be invited to a private Facebook group and I would encourage you to join and use this as a place to ask questions or share your results. This group is used for all of my Photoclub groups.

Other perks!

Discounts on other Photography Courses
10% discount on 1-2-1 photography tuition for all members of this course.

Objectives of the course:

The course will help you gain a better understanding of your camera and photography in general. We will move away from fully automatic modes and explore ways to get better results more consistently.

What will you need?

A camera: a Digital SLR (DSLR) or CSC (Compact System Camera)
A mobile phone, tablet or laptop (actually not essential, but useful)

I’m confident that I can help you improve your photography, but don’t take my word for it, read what my clients have said about my courses on the testimonials page.

Terms & Conditions
Any courses booked cannot be refunded or exchanged.
Any courses booked are non transferable.
For full terms and conditions please visit the T&Cs page