Photography Courses for Kids and Teens


Venue: Richmond Hill Hotel, Richmond

Courses (ages 12-15):

November 2019:

Capturing Autumn

Black and white photography

January 2020:

Capturing Winter

February 2020:

Photographing Action

March 2020:

Capturing Spring

Testimonials

  •  The course was interesting, imaginative and immense!
    Joshua, age 14
  •  I learnt how to change the shutter speed to capture rain drops, and also how to take an amazing reflection photo
    Hadi, age 12
  •  I learnt how to change the aperture and how to take a water shot
    Ammara, age 13

Venue: Richmond Hill Hotel

Course: Capturing Autumn

Date: Saturday 2nd November 2019

Time: 10:30 – 13:00

Ages: 12-15

Fee: 45 (optional additional £10 DSLR camera hire)

All the colours of autumn will be captured in today’s teen photography workshop. We will be working with aperture to capture the autumnal colours at their best in Richmond Park, discussing how depth of field works to capture colour both close up and far away. We will teach our students how to compose interesting colourful photos, looking at famous photographer’s work as inspiration. Our students will finish the workshop with a great set of colourful images, capturing Autumn at it’s best.

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The Richmond Hill Hotel set in the beautiful town of Richmond, with immediate access to the Richmond Royal Park and the world famous views over the Thames and Petersham meadows is a perfect location to learn photography and enhance your portfolio. The Hotel building dates back to the early 18th century and exudes elegance and history.

A 10 minute walk from the train/tube station. Parking is free for a 15 minute drop off and a discounted rate of £5 (from £8) for a full day parking is offered to Sharp Shots clients.

richmond hill - Sharp Shots Photography CoursesIf waiting for a participant, why not have something to eat and drink in the hotel and take a stroll into Richmond or a hearty walk through the wonderful Richmond park.

We will be running the Duke of Edinburgh Photography courses at Richmond Hill Hotel from April 2017, please view the DofE page for more info and bookings.

Address:

Richmond Hill Hotel
144-150 Richmond Hill
Richmond
TW10 6RW

Link to website

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Venue: Richmond Hill Hotel

Course: Black and White Photography

Date: Saturday 30th November 2019

Time: 10:30 – 13:00

Ages: 12-15

Fee: 45 (optional additional £10 DSLR camera hire)

Our students will learn how to take great photographs in black and white in today’s course, using different compositional skills to help them arrange their images in their viewfinders. We’ll go over how the camera makes a photograph, using aperture to tell a story and shutter speed to show motion. We’ll look at the famous work of great of black and white photographers: Henri Cartier-Bresson, Vivian Maier and Robert Frank, and discuss how we can create our own great images before we head out together to take them. Our students will finish with a wonderful set of black and white images.

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The Richmond Hill Hotel set in the beautiful town of Richmond, with immediate access to the Richmond Royal Park and the world famous views over the Thames and Petersham meadows is a perfect location to learn photography and enhance your portfolio. The Hotel building dates back to the early 18th century and exudes elegance and history.

A 10 minute walk from the train/tube station. Parking is free for a 15 minute drop off and a discounted rate of £5 (from £8) for a full day parking is offered to Sharp Shots clients.

richmond hill - Sharp Shots Photography CoursesIf waiting for a participant, why not have something to eat and drink in the hotel and take a stroll into Richmond or a hearty walk through the wonderful Richmond park.

We will be running the Duke of Edinburgh Photography courses at Richmond Hill Hotel from April 2017, please view the DofE page for more info and bookings.

Address:

Richmond Hill Hotel
144-150 Richmond Hill
Richmond
TW10 6RW

Link to website

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Venue: Richmond Hill Hotel

Course: Capturing Winter

Date: Saturday 11th January 2020

Time: 10:30 – 13:00

Ages: 12-15

Fee: 45 (optional additional £13 DSLR camera hire + digital files)

Today’s class will focus capturing the amazing aspects of winter in Richmond Park. Our photographers will be looking for great images frost, golden light and long shadows. Through using aperture and shutter speeds in creative ways, our students will learn how a camera makes a photograph. We will teach our students how to blur the backgrounds in their photographs, using aperture correctly to make the frost appear sharp in their photographs, along with capturing the winter sun as it highlights the landscapes of Richmond Park. Out students will finish the class with a great set of portfolio of winter images!

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The Richmond Hill Hotel set in the beautiful town of Richmond, with immediate access to the Richmond Royal Park and the world famous views over the Thames and Petersham meadows is a perfect location to learn photography and enhance your portfolio. The Hotel building dates back to the early 18th century and exudes elegance and history.

A 10 minute walk from the train/tube station. Parking is free for a 15 minute drop off and a discounted rate of £5 (from £8) for a full day parking is offered to Sharp Shots clients.

richmond hill - Sharp Shots Photography CoursesIf waiting for a participant, why not have something to eat and drink in the hotel and take a stroll into Richmond or a hearty walk through the wonderful Richmond park.

We will be running the Duke of Edinburgh Photography courses at Richmond Hill Hotel from April 2017, please view the DofE page for more info and bookings.

Address:

Richmond Hill Hotel
144-150 Richmond Hill
Richmond
TW10 6RW

Link to website

Gallery

Venue: Richmond Hill Hotel

Course: Photographing Action

Date: Saturday 22nd February 2020

Time: 10:30 – 13:00

Ages: 12-15

Fee: 45 (optional additional £13 DSLR camera hire + digital files)

Fast and slow shutter speeds will be discussed in today’s class. Our teens will learn how to capture a fast moving subject sharply, through using fast shutter speeds and focus. They will also learn how to pan and artistically blur their moving subjects, creating interesting and colourful images.  We will photograph the fast moving ducks and geese on the Thames, along with the cars and bicycles in Richmond. Tripods supplied to use during the class.

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The Richmond Hill Hotel set in the beautiful town of Richmond, with immediate access to the Richmond Royal Park and the world famous views over the Thames and Petersham meadows is a perfect location to learn photography and enhance your portfolio. The Hotel building dates back to the early 18th century and exudes elegance and history.

A 10 minute walk from the train/tube station. Parking is free for a 15 minute drop off and a discounted rate of £5 (from £8) for a full day parking is offered to Sharp Shots clients.

richmond hill - Sharp Shots Photography CoursesIf waiting for a participant, why not have something to eat and drink in the hotel and take a stroll into Richmond or a hearty walk through the wonderful Richmond park.

We will be running the Duke of Edinburgh Photography courses at Richmond Hill Hotel from April 2017, please view the DofE page for more info and bookings.

Address:

Richmond Hill Hotel
144-150 Richmond Hill
Richmond
TW10 6RW

Link to website

Gallery

Venue: Richmond Hill Hotel

Course: Capturing Spring

Date: Saturday 28th March 2020

Time: 10:30 – 13:00

Ages: 12-15

Fee: 45 (optional additional £13 DSLR camera hire + digital files)

Colour, budding flowers and lovely light will be captured in today’s photography class. Our teens will learn how to use their focus and camera settings creatively to capture spring in the amazing grounds of Richmond Park. We will cover aperture, shutter speed and ISO. Our students will learn how to over and under expose their images, making use of the spring sunlight, creating fun silhouettes and highlighting spring colours.  If we are lucky, we might even capture the deer! Our students will finish today’s class with a great set of images depicting spring.

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The Richmond Hill Hotel set in the beautiful town of Richmond, with immediate access to the Richmond Royal Park and the world famous views over the Thames and Petersham meadows is a perfect location to learn photography and enhance your portfolio. The Hotel building dates back to the early 18th century and exudes elegance and history.

A 10 minute walk from the train/tube station. Parking is free for a 15 minute drop off and a discounted rate of £5 (from £8) for a full day parking is offered to Sharp Shots clients.

richmond hill - Sharp Shots Photography CoursesIf waiting for a participant, why not have something to eat and drink in the hotel and take a stroll into Richmond or a hearty walk through the wonderful Richmond park.

We will be running the Duke of Edinburgh Photography courses at Richmond Hill Hotel from April 2017, please view the DofE page for more info and bookings.

Address:

Richmond Hill Hotel
144-150 Richmond Hill
Richmond
TW10 6RW

Link to website

Gallery