Courses & Workshops
The Gallery of Photography offers a range of photography courses, run by experienced photography tutors. The courses take place in the Gallery of Photography, conveniently located in Meeting House Square, Temple Bar, in Dublin city centre.
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FRAMING & MOUNTING WORKSHOP WITH PETE SMYTH
This workshop will demonstrate custom alternatives to buying readymade frames. Using equipment and materials that are widely available it will show you how to measure mounting board accurately, how to cleanly cut a passepartout, and how to make a frame.
INTRODUCTION TO B&W PHOTOGRAPHY
An introduction to the basic functions of the camera, film processing,
working with available light, and basic printing techniques.
INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY AND IMAGING
Enter the world of digital imaging! This course will introduce you to digital imaging processes. You will learn how to capture and edit images using your own digital cameras and also explore the potential offered by image-processing software such as Photoshop.
INTRODUCTION TO CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY
This photography course covers the key subjects of Portraiture, Landscape and Still Life. It discusses both digital and traditional cameras, and both colour and black & white photography. The course introduces you to the do's and don'ts of composition and lighting, basic camera theory, editing, and presentation. Ongoing feedback on participants' images will be provided.
PORTRAITURE - STUDIO WORKSHOP
Explore the creative possibilities of portraiture. This course will introduce you to the techniques of studio and available light, to help you get the most from your portraits.
INTRODUCTION TO DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY
Our Introduction to Documentary Photography is a short intensive course ideal for anyone with an interest in photography as a future career; or anyone who wishes to learn how to use photography to communicate their ideas more effectively.
ADVANCED PRINTING TECHNIQUES
This course will introduce you to the use of different fibre-based papers, multi-grade and other printing techniques; toning, Selenium, Sepia, Blue etc.) Learn how to spot, mount and present your prints.
Please note that places can only be secured by payment of the course fee in full.
Reduced rates are available for Gallery of Photography Members.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Introductory Courses
Course commencement dates and number of places available are subject to change. If
you require further details on any of our courses please contact us by telephone or email:
t: +353 1 671 4654
f: +353 1 670 9293