Is your child creative and full of ideas, but not always able to put them into practice?

Get them started on the fundamentals of photography and composition with a photography course for kids. We help children learn the basics of creative photography in a fun and relaxed workshop. At Sharp Shots, our simple message – compose, focus, and click – doesn’t just serve our young students well in their photography. Young people growing up in a fast-paced world need opportunities to develop their focus and composure, and our photography workshops for kids are the perfect way to build their creative skills alongside their confidence and character.

Photography courses for children (7 – 11)

We run children’s photography workshops on a variety of topics year-round at amazing venues and museums throughout the UK and London. Perfect for creative children who need some guidance in how to channel their ideas, this day course could plant the seeds of a lifelong interest or even a budding career.

All our kids’ photography courses teach children about composition, the practical basics, and fun ways to explore their creativity. They’ll build their confidence in using their own camera (or they can hire a Nikon W100 from us) to produce photos worthy of a pro. We teach our students:

  • The basics of camera mechanics
  • The use of camera settings
  • The fundamentals of composition
  • How to apply fun effects
  • How to take great photographs

(Do you have an older child? Try our photography courses for teens)

Current courses – for ages 7-11

Date/day Info & Book Course Location Price
February 2020
Mon 17.02.20 More info & book London Landscapes Archbishops Park, Central London £39
Weds 19.02.20 More info & book Photographing cars, planes & engines Brooklands Museum, Surrey £39
Thurs 20.02.20 FULLY BOOKED Nature Photography Scotney Castle, Kent £39
Fri 21.02.20 FULLY BOOKED Nature & Wildlife Photography Tatton Park, Cheshire £39
April 2020
Mon 06.04.20 More info & book Photographic Treasure Hunt Hatchlands Park, Surrey £39
Weds 08.04.20 More info & book Capturing Spring Waddesdon Manor, Bucks £60 (6hrs)

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Kids & Teens

Christmas vouchers
This Christmas how about gifting a photography course for the young photographer in your life?

Bespoke photography courses for children

If none of these dates work for your child, or if you have a group of children with particular interests, get in touch – we can design a bespoke photography course on the dates and topics that work for you.

Private photography tuition for children

For the young photographer who is keen to specialise, we also offer private tuition – if they can’t make our course dates, they don’t need to miss out. With one-to-one tuition they can focus on what they most enjoy photographing, and we’ll make sure we cover the skills they want to develop.

We can host students in Dorking, or travel to you at a small extra cost – contact us to find out more: or 07969466572

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