Digital Photography for Beginners with artist Louise Manifold
Digital Photography for Beginners by artist Louise Manifold is a 10 week evening course for adults. The course is intended to provide a general introduction to photography and is suitable for both absolute beginners and people with a little basic photographic knowledge wishing to develop their potential as photographers.
This 10 week course aims at working creatively with digital photography to give practical hands on experience of working with your digital camera to gain confidence and gain knowledge of what you camera has to offer.
Each session aims to familiarize the student will DSR settings, photograph in different environments, work with composition, lighting and introduction to digital imagining.
This beginners course aims to facilitate a relaxed environment that encourages the participant to find there own creative path to produce stunning photographs.
Participants must bring their own digital SLR camera.
No previous experience needed.
Louise Manifold is a visual artist and educator who works conceptually with film, digital photography and moving image, she graduated with an MA from Central St Martins Collage London and BA from the Galway/Mayo Institute of Technology, Ireland. She has exhibited extensively throughout Ireland and internationally at at ISCP, New York. Proximal Distances Chicago, Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm, Red House Arts Centre Syracuse New York, Candid Arts Centre, London. 411 Galleries, China. She has been awarded residencies with Galway City Council (2007) Tyrone Guthrie, (2008) SIM Iceland (2008) ISCP New York (2010/11) The Botin Foundation, Spain. (2013) The Royal Hibernian Academy Dublin, Ireland (2014/15). Louise has been the recipient of awards from The Arts Council of Ireland, Create Culture Ireland, and local authorities. In 2009 she was one of the four artists short-listed for the AIB prize.
She has over ten years experience working across community, second and third level education in photography, fine art and film making practices.
Course Times & Information
|Start Date||Mon 19th Feb 2018 - 7:00 pm|
|End Date||Mon 23rd Apr 2018 - 9:00 pm|
|Price per person||€110.50|
|Location||Galway Arts Centre|