LEICA Academy - Lakes and Mountains (Residential)
- Call Student Services on 01539 814700 for information.
- 09:00 - 13:00
The Lake District in October, with its’ spectacular autumn colours is a world class destination for landscape photographers and this luxury weekend tour takes full advantage of some of the best vantage points and hidden gems of Windermere’s Lakeside shoreline. This Leica Academy weekend is dedicated to the soft autumn light and rich colours of the October landscape. We will explore the spectacular viewpoint of Gummers Howe, perfect for wide angle panaramas or long focus detail shots, before descending to the National Trust’s Fellfoot Park on the lake shore, packed with richly coloured specimen trees, picturesque boat dock and excellent cafe, for lunch. The afternoon session will uncover one of Windermere’s forgotten treasures; secluded High Dam with its tarns and forest walks, with so many possibilities for autum colour studies and late afternoon “golden hour” sun on the tarns. Along the way we will discuss landscape technique, explore your Leica cameras’ optimal settings for close up and short depth of field studies and explain how to get the most out of your ND Grad and polarizing filters.
Bookings for these courses should be made via the LEICA website: www.leicastoremanchester.com
How will I be assessed?
This course has no formal assessment, although detailed feedback will be given to you as part of the process. You can request a Kendal College certificate of attendance if you would like one upon completion of the programme.
Courses that you may like to progress onto include:
- College Photography, Photoshop and Lightroom courses
No previous experience needed, but reasonable IT skills are required.
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