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THE PHOTO ACADEMY Birmingham

Birmingham is brimming with exciting opportunities for photographers! The Midlands capital is packed with creativity and it's one of the UK's most exciting cities. What better way to explore all the famous sights and secret hideouts of your city than through a camera lens! The Photo Academy offers photography courses and online courses so you can truly capture your Birmingham experience.

What to Photograph in your city?

Eclectic architecture, world-famous art galleries and vibrant neighbourhoods: there's so much to photograph in Birmingham! Stroll around your city, camera in hand, and immerse yourself in Birmingham's creative charm. Head to your favourite neighbourhood to practice reportage photography and discover the stories Birmingham has to tell. What better location than the historic Jewellery Quarter for street photography practice? Whether you are a pro, amateur or Instagrammer, Birmingham is a great city to master your craft!

If you love your landscape photography, why not spend the weekend with your camera in the elegant gardens at Winterbourne House? Or, head out of the city to Lickey Hills if you want to take stunning wildlife photos. Bring a picnic and find a viewing spot over the city and the West Midlands. Stay until the evening to get that perfect sunset shot!

Prefer to photograph people? Our online courses will help teach you skills to snap the perfect party photo or take memorable pictures at weddings and events. We even have an interactive online courses for the best selfie! Impress your friends with your new photography training or give them a course as a gift!

If you don't have an SLR camera, DSLR camera or a film camera, we have courses in smartphone photography too. Our photography courses are varied and packed with knowledge. Like Birmingham, there is something for everyone.

Sign Up For Our Photography Courses and Online Courses!

o you have a camera but don’t know how to use it properly? Eager to get out and shoot your city? Join one of our photography courses! You don't need to have professional photography experience or a creative university degree. Have a look at our courses for beginners, including the online courses. You will learn new skills and techniques, from shutter speed to depth of field, and exposure to Iso. We also have courses in Liverpool and Manchester. Our photographers will lead you across all technical terms, show you how to manage your camera settings and help you out with specific issues. By the end you will get the best use out of your camera :)

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0203 936 8810
Monday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Tuesday - Friday from 8:00 am to 9:00 pm and Saturday from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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Bruno was great in his teachings, very well informative and really supportive! I would highly recommend him, and would l... Terence A.
Had a great time, learned a lot, and really liked working with Paul. Thank-you! Ekaterina V.
Great last minute course, went with no expectations and was impressed. Will be back I’m sure. Benjamin B.
Paul was very informative and could easily explain the basics about a camera to the average consumer. He made myself an... Leah S.
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