Picture Research (10 Week)
Next Course Starts: TBC*
Price: £530 + VAT
Duration: 10 Weeks
Location: 118a Kensington Church Street, London W8 4BH
Schedule: 1 evening per week, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
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.
Approved by 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
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.