Photography Courses for Beginners. Are you still shooting in camera auto mode. Wouldn’t you like to know how to use your camera! We are offering private photography lessons, workshops, classes for beginners to give you a kickstart into the wonderful world of photography.
With a hands on approach we will teach you how to use all the dials and buttons on your camera including exposure, aperture, shutter speed and an introduction to DSLR cameras, lenses and much more.
Courses will start in a classroom environment, where you will learn how to be in control of your camera. The time duration for this would be around 2 hours! Our photography workshops are based around 30% theory and 70% hands-on.
Photography Courses will include:
Cameras and Lenses
Learn more about Compact cameras, DSLR cameras and types of Lens before you buy!
Manual vs Autofocus
We talk about the advantage and disadvantages of using manual or autofocus in photography
Automatic and Program Modes
When should you make that switch from Auto Mode and why Program Mode is the next step!
Understand what the scene modes are and the icons on your camera
Learn to make your own camera setting decisions and get out of auto mode
ISO and Settings
Learn the basics of ISO and your camera’s sensitivity to light
How your white balance choice will change the colour balance in your photos
How aperture (Depth of Field) can add dimension to your photography
Creating dramatic effects by either freezing action or blurring motion
Introduction to Flash
Flash photography techniques using your ‘pop up’ or ‘flashgun’
How to change the value suggested by the camera to make pictures brighter or darker
Established composition guidelines to enhance the impact of your scene
Why shoot in Tiff, Jpg, or Raw and the differences
Photography Courses Hands On
With a hands on experience you will be in control of your camera and gain a thorough understanding of how it all works. After you have completed the theory, we will put into practice what you have just learned out in the field. The afternoon will be spent traveling to some great locations to shoot. We know some of the most picturesque settings and arrange everything including transportation to give you a trouble free photo shoot under our ever-present guidance.
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