Photography Course (Online) | Boost Creativity | Ages 11-13 From Cheshire East

This smartphone/tablet photography course is part of our Creative Careers in Crewe programme. We’ve designed the sessions to help young people from Crewe and Cheshire East learn photography skills, and help to signpost pathways into careers in creative industries. This course comprises four, weekly 1.5 hour photography sessions. Participants will learn about various photography skills and careers and work towards an Arts Award Discover certificate.

Activities Include:

  • Introduction to tablet/smartphone camera settings 
  • Using composition to take more exciting images
  • Photo editing 
  • Learning about careers in photography and creative industries 
  • Looking at different pathways into the industry
  • And much more…

No previous experience is required, these activities are suitable for young people of all abilities. 

Who can get involved?

We are looking for young people from Cheshire East with an interest in the creative sector, who would like to develop their photography skills.

The course will run for three age ranges, 11-13, 14-17 and 18-25.

*Young people from Crewe and young people in challenging circumstances will be prioritised.*

What are the costs? 

All of the sessions are completely FREE of charge thanks to funding from the Cheshire East Council and Higher Horizons.

In fact, participants who successfully complete the course will receive a £20 Amazon voucher.


When does the project start?

This project is made up of 4 weekly, 1.5-hour sessions. The sessions will be held on Tuesday’s during the Summer holidays.

Course Dates: 2nd August, 9th August, 16th August, 23rd August  

  • Ages 11-13: 10am-11:30am
  • Ages 14-17: 12:30pm-2pm
  • Ages 18-25: 3pm-4:30pm


Where will the sessions take place?

This course sessions will be hosted online via Zoom, a popular and safe virtual meeting platform.


What equipment do I need?

The course will be delivered remotely (online). To be able to do this you will need the following: 

    • Access to the internet
    • A device to watch the zoom video link (computer/laptop or tablet)
    • Another device to take part in the activity (tablet or smartphone)

 If you don’t have access to this equipment and you are interested in participating, please get in touch via email or call us on 0151 345 1419.


How do I sign up?

Please sign up by registering for a ticket on Eventbrite by clicking this Eventbrite link or using the Eventbrite checkout below.  Your application will be reviewed and you will be contacted to confirm your place on the course. 

Alternatively, if you’d like some more information, please call us on 0151 345 1419 or email:, one of the team will be happy to answer your queries.

August 2
10:00 — 11:30 (1h 30′)



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