Saturday Morning Pictures 2017

(An Introduction to Digital Photography)

A two-part course, 10am to 1pm on Saturday 9th and Saturday 16th September, 2017

Allhallowgate Methodist Church Hall, Victoria Grove, Ripon, HG4 1LG



Who is the course for?

  • Anyone who wants to take their camera off ‘auto’ and explore the possibilities that taking control allows!
  • Anyone who wants to get creative with photography
  • Anyone who wants to enthuse about photography


Do I have to be a member of Ripon City Photographic Society?

  • No, but we hope you will be sufficiently enthused to become one!


Is there a charge?

  • Yes, because we have to pay an accommodation charge. The cost is £30 for the two sessions of which £20 can be discounted against the £35 membership fee if you join the Society in September


What will the course cover over the two sessions?

  • How the digital camera works and some technical background information but delivered in simple visual format and through examination of your camera. Please bring your camera with a fully charged battery, a spare battery, charging cable, an empty photo card and your camera manual, either in printed form or as a downloaded pdf on your iPad, tablet or mobile ‘phone.
  • Keeping your photographs safe and data back-up
  • Some techniques for taking photographs including composition
  • How to get creative and top tips for entering RCPS competitions
  • Throughout you will have chance to ask questions – and hopefully get some answers!


Do I have to come to both sessions?

  • Yes, the course is progressive and you will only get full benefit by attending both sessions


These dates are difficult for me. Are you running this course again?

  • Not for at least a year


Who is delivering the course?

  • Experienced photographers who are members of Ripon City Photographic Society


I want to participate, what do I do now?

  • Places are strictly limited and must be pre-booked. To guarantee your place you need to book and pay  You can register interest only by e mailing your details  to , or completing the booking form below, as soon as possible and at the latest to arrive by Wednesday, 6th September 2017

RCPS Saturday Morning Pictures 9th & 16th September, 2017