Photography is a creative Art & Design subject, offering learners the opportunity to broaden their horizons beyond the school walls to the city and rural landscape around us.
Photography is a broad subject with learners studying a range of modules, These include landscape, studio photography, photoshop, and darkroom development. Learners in this subject complete a one or two year study which has a portfolio (60%) and an individual project.
Traditional printing and processing techniques will be taught in conjunction with Cathay's High School.
Learners start their photographic learning journey by studying how photography can be used to produce artwork. They then progress onto taking their own photographs with a wide range of digital cameras, iPads or mobile phones. We also use traditional 35mm cameras with black and white film to progress learners knowledge of the history and science of photography