Part-time &  Short Courses

London College of Communication
Picture Researching - 1 day course

  • This course is really an introduction to the subject; though it is very good, obviously you cannot learn all there is to know in one day.
  • Suitability
    If you are interested in a career in picture research, or if you are involved in stills or media, and need pictorial reference from library or agency sources. Relevant to those who are required to source images who are unsure of copyright and legality of use.


Role of the picture researcher
The importance of visuals
Terms & conditions of image use
Copyright law
Image authenticity
Picture sources
Reproduction fees
Model releases
Administration & record keeping

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London School of Printing: Picture Research - 2 day course

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 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. (** Recommended by the PRA)

*Note: Students must bring in a personal computer or tablet device to complete this course.

Course Tutors:  Helen McFarland & Daniela Hart

This 2 day course starts: Thursday May 2, 2019