This course in photography covers a wide range of specialist areas and disciplines, from traditional photographic processes to digital photography.

The course allows learners to gain an understanding of both traditional and contemporary practice and will give students the opportunity to gain valuable visual language skills through the exploration of the work of other artists, photographers and designers.

You will undertake a range of assignments that will introduce you to a variety of photographic genres including experimental and mixed media photography, portrait, landscape and advertising photography.

This hands-on, practical photography course will give you the skills and knowledge to progress onto a photography degree programme, or to gain work in the photographic and creative industries.


A large fully equipped photographic studio, B&W film processing and darkroom printing facilities, photographic store giving you access to a range of equipment including film and digital cameras, and a digital suite equipped with Adobe CC software.

Photography Jasmine Warner landscape 1

Student Spotlight

This month, a photography student named Maddie has been helping out The Garlic Farm on the Isle of Wight with these beautiful commercial shots...

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Expression of Interest - Higher Level Creative Industry Courses

We welcome you to register your interest should you wish to study a HNC or HND in Photography. We are considering demand for higher level Creative Industry courses and would appreciate your feedback. Please complete this contact form with details of what higher level courses you would like to see us running.

Pride month

June Open Evening

26/06/24, 16:00 - 19:00
Isle of Wight College