Souter Lighthouse provides a truly unique venue for our beginners photography workshops. Located on the A183 coast road at Whitburn, the lighthouse remains an iconic beacon hooped in red and white, standing proud on the coastline midway between the Tyne and the Wear. We run our beginners and intermediate courses here and ocassionally introduction to landscapes. We also run our beginners courses and more at Preston Park Museum, Stockton on Tees. You can find a full list of all our courses running in the north east here .
Explore Your Camera Part 1 - Get off Auto
What you'll learn on our beginners course
How to create blurred backgrounds in your portrait and close-up shots to make your subject really stand out
The fastest way to access the features on your camera
How to take detailed landscape photos, by shooting in Aperture Priority
How to use many of the features on your camera, including ISO, and what they do
There'll also be plenty on hands-on photography with an image review at the end of the day, plus you'll also receive handouts of the assignments and course content.