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About the Photography Department

Join Glasgow Kelvin College’s award winning students and lecturers on exciting photography courses designed to take you to the next level.

Our modern photography studios use a blend of traditional and contemporary techniques. The studios combine the classic approach of film photography with the latest digital advancements.

The darkroom is dedicated entirely to the film side of photography and is equipped with all the necessary equipment for developing film, such as enlargers, trays, and chemicals. 

The studio on the ground floor is where the digital magic happens. This space boasts all the latest technology, including high-quality cameras, backdrops, and lighting. The perfect setting for learning and enhancing your photography skills.


About Our Courses

We teach NQ programmes: The perfect starting point that will allow you to expand your knowledge of the camera and the world of photography, teaching you how to use the medium to express yourself and undertake focused practical assignments.

Our HND (Higher National Diploma) qualification has been designed to prepare you for a career in the creative industries or progression to degree level study. The HND introduces the student to a whole host of professional assignments where photography has a prominent role in industry. From Fashion photography to Landscape, Portraiture, Photojournalism, Social Photography, Image editing and self-directed projects, this course has your career in photography covered. 

Photography at Kelvin

Learn a wide variety of photography skills and gain experience in a range of subjects from darkroom practice, fashion, portraiture, documentary work! Our lecturers will guide you on your journey to take your photography to the next level.