Better Photos


Learn how to photograph your life and travels with more skill and creativity, from settings to composition.


Better Photos: how to take creative images of your life

This course is designed for those who are passionate about photographing their life and travels and who are looking to become more creative in what they do. We will explore manual camera settings to give you creative control and case studies in portraits, events, travel and still life (food and flowers).


Before doing the course, you to need to know how to find the basic controls on your camera.

Suggestions: Use Flickr or Pinterest to find which type of photography appeals to you most. Bring your favourite 5 images to the course for discussion.

Morning Session

  1. Understanding your camera (Aperture, shutter speed and ISO)
  2. How to manipulate light
  3. Composition

Afternoon Session

  1. Introduction to some different types of photography

We will discuss how to approach these subjects using illustrated examples

Informal images

  • Friends and family
  • Babies and children
  • Special occasions


  • Lighting
  • Posing
  • Editing

Still life

  • Be instagram ready
  • How to photograph flowers and food
  • Create a mini home studip


  • People
  • Landscape
  • Architecture
  1. Developing your Photography further

You will receive a beautiful full colour course book (containing all the technical information you need, illustrated examples for you to advance your photography) and membership to the TCC private Facebook group for you to share your work, ask questions and take part in regular challenges to advance your photographic skills.



Let’s Get In Touch

If you have any questions about our courses or products we would love to hear from you! Please allow 24 hours for a response.

07530 290967