The following websites offer a range of photography courses in Manchester. Types of course include:

  • Landscape & cityscape photography courses

  • Architecture photography courses

  • Wedding photography courses

  • Portrait photography courses

  • Manchester street photography courses

  • Night photography courses

With a population of 2.8 million Greater Manchester is a bustling city with a diverse culture. It has historical architecture with the likes of the Manchester Town  Hall (1877), the Manchester Cathedral (700AD) and Elizabeth Gaskell House (1835). There's also the modern structures such as One Angel Square and The Imperial War Museum North. We mustn't forget about the Manchester Ship Canal or the Salford Docks all of which offer a wide range of photography opportunities for the discerning photographer.

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Beginner Photography Courses
Manchester photography courses

Manchester

The Institute of Photography (or IOP®) are the No.1 provider of online courses in the UK as well as providing field photography workshops for those who need a tutor on hand.  We provide a portfolio of photography workshops in Manchester and London, making us the only online course provider in the UK to also offer face-to-face tutoring if you need it.

Institute of Photography

Online/Virtual, London, Lancashire, Manchester

The Institute of Photography (or IOP®) are the No.1 provider of online courses in the UK as well as providing field photography workshops for those who need a tutor on hand. We provide a portfolio of photography workshops in Manchester and London, making us the only online course provider in the UK to also offer face-to-face tutoring if you need it.

Manchester School Of Photography founded in 2007 teaching over 10,000 students from total beginner to professional photographers at all levels and backgrounds. 

If your a total beginner looking to learn quickly and enjoy taking photographs with confidence, a professional wanting to learn new skills, or a business looking to develop your staff with photographic techniques then please contact us, were always here to help you.

Manchester School of Photography

Lancashire, Manchester

Manchester School Of Photography founded in 2007 teaching over 10,000 students from total beginner to professional photographers at all levels and backgrounds.

If your a total beginner looking to learn quickly and enjoy taking photographs with confidence, a professional wanting to learn new skills, or a business looking to develop your staff with photographic techniques then please contact us, were always here to help you.

AFFORDABLE PHOTOGRAPHY TUITION IN BOLTON, BURY, BLACKBURN, WIGAN AND PRESTON ~ LANCASHIRE, CHESHIRE AND MANCHESTER.

DMC Photographic

Lancashire, Manchester, Cheshire & Merseyside

AFFORDABLE PHOTOGRAPHY TUITION IN BOLTON, BURY, BLACKBURN, WIGAN AND PRESTON ~ LANCASHIRE, CHESHIRE AND MANCHESTER.

I’m running yet more Beginner’s Photography Courses in Manchester for all those who’d like to get to make it a serious hobby. Maybe you’d like to shoot in manual and be a little more in control or just find a reason to take more pictures! This course is suitable for complete beginners, keen amateurs wanting to brush up on their manual skills and even semi-pros who want to learn how to use light more creatively in their images – you really can take what you need from this inspirational day.

Nicola Thompson Photography

Online/Virtual, Lancashire, Manchester

I’m running yet more Beginner’s Photography Courses in Manchester for all those who’d like to get to make it a serious hobby. Maybe you’d like to shoot in manual and be a little more in control or just find a reason to take more pictures! This course is suitable for complete beginners, keen amateurs wanting to brush up on their manual skills and even semi-pros who want to learn how to use light more creatively in their images – you really can take what you need from this inspirational day.

Come along to our photo sessions to dust off your camera and get snap-happy with a professional photography instructor.
Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a photo walk class with other local keen photographers!

Manchester Photography Group

Manchester, Lancashire

Come along to our photo sessions to dust off your camera and get snap-happy with a professional photography instructor.
Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a photo walk class with other local keen photographers!

Keith has been a professional photographer for over 30 years working nationally and internationally.  He has been successfully running street photography and Darkroom workshops for the last 10 years, earning international recognition and he has also published a street photography art book Urban Portraits which takes you on a journey of momentary encounters with others.  Keith is as passionate about people as he is about street photography and it's important that he gives you the best possible experience so you leave a more fulfilled and confident photographer.

Keith Moss Photography

Manchester, Yorkshire, Scotland, Lancashire

Keith has been a professional photographer for over 30 years working nationally and internationally. He has been successfully running street photography and Darkroom workshops for the last 10 years, earning international recognition and he has also published a street photography art book Urban Portraits which takes you on a journey of momentary encounters with others. Keith is as passionate about people as he is about street photography and it's important that he gives you the best possible experience so you leave a more fulfilled and confident photographer.

“Learn more in one day than months of reading about photographic technique. All courses are practical tuition sessions giving you plenty of time to learn hands on the skills taught. Enabling you to work with professional models on the day and capture amazing photography for your portfolio."

Rory Lewis Photographer

London, Manchester, Leinster, Online/Virtual

“Learn more in one day than months of reading about photographic technique. All courses are practical tuition sessions giving you plenty of time to learn hands on the skills taught. Enabling you to work with professional models on the day and capture amazing photography for your portfolio."

Workshops for wedding and newborn photographers of all skill levels, whether you're just starting out or you're an established photographer, there's something for everyone in my workshops, with fantastic value and great fun. Pop over to my website and read my reviews from photographers who have attended my previous courses.

New Road Photography

Derbyshire, Destination, Lincolnshire, London, Manchester, Nationwide, Staffordshire, West Midlands

Workshops for wedding and newborn photographers of all skill levels, whether you're just starting out or you're an established photographer, there's something for everyone in my workshops, with fantastic value and great fun. Pop over to my website and read my reviews from photographers who have attended my previous courses.

My Training sessions are entirely tailored to what you want to learn. It doesn’t matter if you are new to it or if you have been doing it a while and want some help with specifics. The day is yours to learn what you need to learn. We start the day at 10am and finish at 4pm.

We can cover all aspects of photography including newborn, maternity, child and sitter sessions. I will help you structure your training so you can get the best out of it.

Louise Lyons Photography

Manchester, Lancashire

My Training sessions are entirely tailored to what you want to learn. It doesn’t matter if you are new to it or if you have been doing it a while and want some help with specifics. The day is yours to learn what you need to learn. We start the day at 10am and finish at 4pm.

We can cover all aspects of photography including newborn, maternity, child and sitter sessions. I will help you structure your training so you can get the best out of it.

All of the courses are taught and have been written, researched and planned by myself. So you are in the best hands possible. There are no more than 6 students on every course. This allows each student to have a fantastic learning experience and doesn’t allow anyone to get left out. There are courses for all levels of photographer from the beginner through to the advanced. 1 to 1 photography courses, off camera flash courses and bespoke courses are also available.
Most of the courses are held in Castlefield,  Manchester using a training room at the YMCA as a base.

Manchester Photography Training

Manchester, Lancashire

All of the courses are taught and have been written, researched and planned by myself. So you are in the best hands possible. There are no more than 6 students on every course. This allows each student to have a fantastic learning experience and doesn’t allow anyone to get left out. There are courses for all levels of photographer from the beginner through to the advanced. 1 to 1 photography courses, off camera flash courses and bespoke courses are also available.
Most of the courses are held in Castlefield, Manchester using a training room at the YMCA as a base.

Manchester Photography Courses