“Which of my photographs is my favorite? The one I’m going to take tomorrow.”
— Imogen Cunningham
Night Photography Workshop
The night time is the right time!
This workshop explains clearly the tips and techniques to take stunning night photographs, even with relatively basic equipment.
And the night time is full of surprises!
Who this workshop is aimed at
The workshop is also suitable for more advanced photographers who want a refresher course in the challenges of night photography.
It is highly recommended to use a tripod. If you do not own one, you can hire one from DPT for the duration of the workshop. Please click here for details.
Please note, smartphones are not suitable for this workshop.
What you should know
What you will learn
• Focusing and live view
• Reducing digital noise
• Bracketing and HDR
• White balance
• Capturing movement
• Handholding techniques
• Use of a tripod
• Post enhancement in Adobe Lightroom or Photoshop
A chance to practise
The exact format and locations will depend on the weather conditions and the time of year.
After the workshop
The duration is approximately 3 hours. Depending on circumstances, your tutor will be happy to answer questions after the official end of the workshop. Please click here for precise information on start times throughout the year.
If you are staying in Leiden, and would like to be collected from your hotel or apartment, please contact us.
What is included
• Refreshment break
• Access to our tuition web pages
• Photo enhancement of your pictures
• Your own online photo album of your pictures (click here for an example)
• Advice on travel to Leiden
What is not included
• Other equipment such as tripod (may be hired for extra cost)
• Cost of transport to Leiden
But it seldom rains the for whole day. If the rain is torrential the workshop will be cancelled, but if it is not heavy the tour will go on regardless.
Photographers are hardy folks, and stormy skies and wet pavements present some of the most exciting photo opportunities!
How do I book this workshop?
If you would like to book this workshop, you can do so by:
Telephoning +31 (0)71 887 10 23