Getting Started with Macro Photography

15 August 2017

10:30 - 16:30

The Nikon School
63-64 Margaret Street
United Kingdom


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RPS Member£134.10 
Non RPS Member£149.00 

RPS London has once again teams up with the Nikon School to offer our members excellent training courses at competitive prices.  This informative and interactive entry-level workshop is for anyone interested in learning to shoot close-up and macro images.  The course combines practical shooting situations with bite-sized theory, enabling you to quickly start shooting inspiring macro images.


This workshop will provide delegates with a solid understanding of the skills and techniques required for successful close-up macro photography.

Topics covered include:
• Overview of close-up macro photography.
• Close-up macro photographic theory.
• Simple tips and tricks to creating stunning images.
• The benefits of specialist macro lenses.
• Using the Creative Lighting System in close-up and macro photography.
• Practical macro photographic sessions.

It is assumed that those attending will have a basic knowledge of photography and have an understanding of aperture, shutter priority and exposure, or have already attended the Getting Started with DSLR Photography Part 1 and Part 2 workshop.

For more information, please see the link here:

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This is a Nikon Course and their Booking Terms (as follow) apply Minimum Number Level Nikon training seminars and courses have been designed with a particular group size and competence level in mind. In order to ensure that the training is as successful as possible for all delegates, we have a minimum number of delegates required to attend each course. If the seminar or course you have booked has not yet reached the minimum delegate number level; your Credit or Debit Card will be debited in the normal way, but, in the unlikely event that the minimum number level is not reached within 7 calendar days of the advertised seminar or Course date, you will receive an e-mail from Nikon UK confirming that the Seminar or Course has been cancelled and your Credit or Debit Card will be credited with the full amount paid. For international courses we will endeavor to contact you around 8 weeks in advance of the course start date.

Cancellation policy

This is a Nikon Course and their Cancellation Policy, as follows, applies Should you wish to cancel a booking, for whatever reason, we ask that you provide us with as much notice as possible. For some external courses that involve overnight stays we may require a deposit that will be non-refundable if a cancellation is made. We will need to be notified of cancellations 30 days in advance of the course start date for the course fee to be refundable. In all other cases, if you cancel a booking within the time periods set out below, the following cancellation fees will apply and will be debited from your Credit or Debit Card to cover administration costs: • 3 Months prior to Seminar/Course date = 10% of fee • 2 Months prior to Seminar/Course date = 20% of fee • 1 Month prior to Seminar/Course date = 50% of fee • Within 7 days of Seminar/Course date = No refund available. To cancel a Seminar or Course booking, please contact us with your booking information. In exceptional circumstances when a last minute cancellation is made within 7 days prior to the course running date we may be able to transfer you to another course instead, for this there would be a £20 charge.

Hearing and access requirements

Please contact the Nikon Centre directly if you have special requirements. +44 (0)330 123 0934

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