Beginners: Manchester 9th June 2018 (Copy)

What you'll learn

Course: Beginner Workshop

Michael Barrow


Saturday 9th June 2018

1 hour for lunch (not included)

Group Size:
Maximum 8 students

About the course:
Our expert Michael knows how to help beginners in understanding the camera. With tailored advice and a day of practical shooting, your camera will no longer be a mystery after this workshop. Suitable for complete beginners to photography or those who want to refresh their knowledge with the help of an expert. 

About Michael:

Michael is a Manchester based freelance photographer of close to 5 years.

He graduated with Honours from the University College Falmouth in 2010 in Fine Art.

He’s gone on to gain recognition from The Royal Photographic Society and regularly exhibits work around the UK.

Michael is an expert tutor, having spent 2 years as an Artist Educator and he is a photography fan who regularly pounds the streets of Manchester in search of real life to photograph. 

See more of his work here:

Course Includes:

  • Pre-course assignment
  • Foundation in Digital Photography video course – over an hour of practical, instructional videos to prepare you for the day
  • 10am-3pm with your tutor at the agreed location/s
  • Printed IOP® certificate of completion given to each student at the end of the day
  • Dedicated area on the IOP® forum for discussion and feedback
  • The best photos from the day will be shared on the IOP® website and social media for recognition
  • Meet new friends, learn new skills and take home some great photos to be proud of with this Beginner Photography Workshop from IOP®.

You Will Need:

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Pen
  • Small notebook 
  • Waterproof clothes (if raining)
  • Sunscreen (if hot)
  • One camera and no more than two lenses.. Ideally your camera should have manual setting options. Most cameras (even compacts) have that functionality. Large camera bags should be left at home. 
  • Memory card
  • Charged battery/ spare batteries
  • Money for drinks and lunch

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