Picture Research

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Picture Research (10 Week)

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Next Course Starts: Saturday July 15, 2017

Price: £530 + VAT

Duration: 10 Weeks

Location: 118a Kensington Church Street, London W8 4BH

Schedule: 1 evening per week, 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Award: Certificate

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The LSP Picture Research course is recognised as being the UK's leading training course in this subject.

The course is suitable for those interested in pursuing a career in picture research and picture editing, those in the early stages of their career or those who require refresher training to keep up-to-date with any changes affecting the industry.

The project-based course is highly enjoyable and stimulating, with an emphasis on the practical issues relevant to the industry. The course keeps abreast of new developments, with special attention paid to the impact of digital technology and the role of the Internet.

Member of the British Association of Picture Libraries and Agencies [BAPLA].

"An excellent course that covered practical aspects of Picture Research taught by a very knowledgeable tutor."

- Martina Salvi, Freelancer

Course Content

Week 1: Course Overview

Week 2: Image Sources 1: Stock Picture Libraries

Week 3: Responding to Briefs and Reading Pictures

Week 4: Practical Skills

Week 5: Image Sources 2: Museums, Galleries and Archives

Week 6: Project management 1: Deadlines and Budgets

Week 7: Non-print Picture Research

Week 8: Image Sources 3: Photographers and Illustrators

Week 9: Project Management 2: Captions and Credits

Week 10: Working in Picture Research

Assessment and certificate:

Delegates will tackle hands-on exercises at the end of each section to cement their learning, and personal achievement will be assessed throughout the day. Certificates will be issued upon completion of the course.

*Please note: A marking fee of £50 is to be paid directly to the tutor at the end of the course, for the marking of the project.

Please contact us on 0207 221 3399 for details, or complete the enquiry form.

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