Bluecoat Chambers: Digital Photography by dot-art

Bluecoat Chambers: Digital Photography by dot-art
Bluecoat Chambers: Digital Photography by dot-art

Venue: Bluecoat
Dates: 12/02/2019
Times: 18:45 - 21:00

This course is for those who would like to move from being a keen beginner to a competent intermediate photographer. Each week of the course will include both theory and practical exercises.

***To avoid a booking fee and pay by card, cheque or cash, please contact dot-art Services directly on 0345 017 6660***

Seven Tuesdays from 12th February 2019, 6:45pm – 9pm, and one full Saturday workshop, 11am – 5pm. £160 for the full course


This course runs over 7 Tuesday evenings and one full day workshop on Saturday 13th April. Over the 8 weeks you will learn about:

  • understanding and taking control of your camera
  • mastering composition
  • getting the right exposure
  • working with colour
  • working in black and white
  • how different lenses and focal lengths affect your results
  • working with different shutter speeds
  • working with different apertures
  • natural light and artificial light

To get the most from this course you will need your own digital camera which allows you to manually control aperture, shutter speed, ISO (sensitivity) and focus.

Tutor: Mark Reeves

The tutor is Wirral-based photographer Mark Reeves. Mark has been a photographer for many years, having worked with both film and digital processes. He has worked as a photo-journalist with work published in national newspapers and specialist magazines. In 2014 he was runner-up in the urban section of the prestigious Landscape Photographer of the Year award. He holds the Licentiate distinction from the Royal Photographic Society and regularly exhibits and sells his work at a range of different galleries.


Seven Tuesdays 6:45pm – 9pm and one full Saturday 11am – 5pm

12th, 19th, 26th February (evenings)

5th, 12th, 19th March (evenings) * NO Session on 26th March*

9th April (evening) *NO session on 2nd April*

13th April (full Saturday from 11am – 5pm)


Bluecoat, School Lane, Liverpool, L1 3BX

Situated in the centre of Liverpool, just behind Church Street, down Church Alley and in front of Liverpool ONE. You can enter the building via the front courtyard off School Lane, or through the garden at the back off College Lane. Nearest train station – Liverpool Central.


£160 for 10 week course

*You can split this payment into two lots of £80, please ring 0345 017 6660 for more info.


You will need to bring your own DSLR camera with manual exposure settings.


  • There are a maximum of 15 places available on each session, so early booking is essential.
  • To avoid a booking fee and pay by card, cheque or cash, please contact dot-art Services directly on 0345 017 6660.

Cancellations / Refunds:

Once you have made your course booking your are committed to it. This is because our courses have very small student numbers, and often sell-out and are unavailable to others. Therefore any cancellations may result in a place not being filled, or a course not being able to run.

Cancellations are permitted up to 30 days before the start of a course, and a full refund will be issued. Refunds will not be made for cancellations less than 30 days before the start of a course. If you are unable to attend due to illness, personal or professional commitments you do not have the right to a refund.

If you wish to cancel your place on a course that has not yet started and you have a friend or colleague who can take your place we can accommodate this substitution.

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