Digital photography for beginners

Learn the essential principles of photography and practice techniques in the beautiful Gardens.

 Alpine plants in the Rock Garden

Date and time

Tuesday 11 – Wednesday 12 February 2020

10.30am – 4pm


Kew Gardens


£160 (£140 concessions, Kew members)

Maximum capacity

12 places

This course is designed for camera-owners who would like to know the basics.

It's suitable for people with any sort of camera – compact, bridge or DSLR. You'll learn some of the essential principles of photography such as focus, exposure and composition as well as practical aspects such as how to download, store and process images. 

The majority of the time will be spent practicing techniques by using cameras out in the beautiful Gardens. 

You'll learn a host of top tips, have a chance to ask questions, and review your own images and those taken by the group. 

It will be useful to bring:

  • Instruction books, if you have them
  • Fully-charged batteries 
  • A memory card with some free space on it. 


How to book 

Please email with a contact telephone number or call 020 8332 5641.