Introduction to 35mm SLR Film photography course, based in London.
If you’re thinking of trying something new, this is a creative 35mm film course for beginners. Little experience is needed just a basic understanding of photography. Develop new photography skills using film cameras, bringing creativity to your film and digital photography.
Starting at Farringdon station with a film loading demonstration and helping you set up the camera. The first session will be with slide film which will be Pushed colour film for a high saturation and contrasty look. The creative shapes and red phone boxes at Smithfield Market are perfect for this look, then Brutalist architecture with pushed Black and White for grain and contrast.
After lunch at Pret A Manger, a short walk to St Paul’s cathedral still using Black and White film, photographing people and architecure. Then over the river to the Southbank with Cross Processed film producing alternative colours and high contrast.
Course price includes the film, developing and photographed thumbnails to view your images.
0930 Meet Starbucks nr Farringdon station
0940 Film loading demonstration Farringdon
1000 Pushed colour film, Smithfield Market
1030 Pushed colour film, Brutalist architecture
1100 Pushed Black and white film, Brutalist architecture
1200 Lunch, Pret A Manger, (Not provided) there are plenty of options or bring your own
1300 Black and White Film, St Paul’s Cathedral, Street Photography
1400 Cross Process Film (Slide), South Bank, reportage
Cameras and film are provided, although you are welcome to bring along your own camera with film.
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Costs are incurred when we run our training courses and for this reason we are unable to offer any refund in the event of your non-attendance on the day of the course you have purchased. This is irrespective of your circumstances or reasons. If we receive notice one month before the date of your course that you unable to attend and we are able to fill your place then we will issue a credit note for an alternative course. If you are unable to attend with six months of the course date we will issue no further credit notes.
We reserve the right to remove, cancel or alter the date of any of our training courses, we will inform you of alternative dates and depending on the circumstances of the cancellation issue a full refund or credit note for a similar course.
If the course is cancelled due to extreme weather conditions we will offer another date for the course or a credit note for a similar course.
All vouchers much be used with in 12 months of the date of purchase. Vouchers can be used to contribute to part or full payment of a course or 1:1 session.
Although every care will be provided by YellowMelen and Philip Richardson, no responsibility will be accepted for any indirect loss or damage caused to your equipment. As the client you will need adequate insurance against the loss or damage of your equipment.
You will need to provide your own food on the training days as MelenCourses does not offer this facility. When we are on location there will be a break for lunch near cafes and restaurants and you are more than welcome to bring your own food.
35mm film Creative Photography
35mm film Photography Course, London