BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Fashion and Editorial Photography

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Do you see yourself in a studio surrounded by exceptionally talented people, and all of those people are depending on you? Could you follow in the footsteps of Fashion's greatest photographers? Bailey, Knight, Avadon, Testino, von unsworth, Hanson? Do you dream of seeing your work published in the most prestigious fashion magazines, websites and billboards?

Course Information

Our Fashion Photography course is specifically designed to give you all of the photographic skills, knowledge and understanding required to work in the fashion photography industry. You will be taught by highly experienced fashion photographers who are now teachers.

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Who is this course for?

If you’re in year 11 or 12 and are looking to take the next steps towards your career these courses are for you. Our vast selection of vocational courses span a range of subjects and combine academic study with practical skills. Study in industry standard facilities and use our industry links to prepare for progression.

Units / Modules

  • The history of fashion photography
  • The future of fashion photography
  • Using and understanding SLR, DSLR, Mirrorless cameras and Smart phone photpgraphy
  • Fashion, Editorial and Portrait storytelling
  • Studio Lighting
  • Location Photography and location lighting
  • Digital moving image
  • Digital image editing, retouching & video editing
  • Smartphone image editing apps
  • Digital Publishing & printing

Benefits / Skills

We run our own photography business of which you will be an integral part. Within this, you will learn whilst working as a fashion photographer.

In addition to this, you will also have the opportunity to:

  • Work in collaboration with others in the industry
  • Work with agencies
  • Working as a staff photographer or freelancer
  • Gain valuable work experience

On top of all of the above, we also ensure we include numerous industry visits and excursions during the year.

Entry Requirements

A keen interest in fashion photography, 4 GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including maths and English.

Career Progression

Progression may include degree level study or relevant employment.

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Course Details

Duration

1 year Diploma

1 year Top-up Extended Diploma

Study Type

Full time

Start Date

11/09/2022

Course Code

76760-01

Course Fee (16-18)

No fee

Course Facts

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Did you know: 35% of current jobs in the photography industry involve fashion photography?

School of Creative Arts
Leeds City College
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