Beginners Digital Photography Course | JHB

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Beginners Digital Photography Course | JHB

R1,360.00
(Incl V.A.T.)
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This Digital Photography 101 is aimed at beginner and intermediate photographers and users of both compact and DSLR cameras, this one day course will help you to dramatically improve your images in one day.

If you have always wanted to learn more about photography but never knew where to start then Digital Photography 101 is for you.

During this one day course we will work our way through all the technical and artistic elements that make up photography in a fun and easy to follow manner.

In between all the above theory we will work though various practical exercises, group discussions, photo recipes and a live walk through of the complete picture taking and post processing process with the goal always being to simplify all the various technical terms and principles and make them practical for you to use when you head out with your camera.

Our Digital Photography 101 course has been designed around the most common questions people ask about digital photography.

Through a combination of theory, practical exercises and visual presentations we will work through the technical, artistic and post processing elements of digital photography

In addition to the above, we will share tips, ideas and various other creative principles and approaches to photography which will assist you in creating better images, with more visual impact, whether you are shooting people, wildlife, and landscapes or just snapping away on holiday. During the course we will work through the following and more:

The Technical 'Stuff'

What are aperture / shutter speed / ISO? What is exposure? What is metering? What is a histogram?

The Artistic 'Stuff'

Composition and Creative Cropping Lines and Shapes Color Negative space Seeing' images

Post Processing

What is Lightroom? The basics if post processing What does this slider do? Live Lightroom walk through

In between all the above theory we will work though various practical exercises, group discussions, photo recipes and a live walk through of the complete picture taking and post processing process with the goal always being to simplify all the various technical terms and principles and make them practical for you to use when you head out with your camera.

Location: Johannesburg and Pretoria

Availability: Courses take place monthly.

Who: This course is suitable for those who are beginners as well as those with intermediate skills.

Numbers: In order to ensure a personal learning experience this course is limited to 12 participants.

What to take: DSLR Camera - We suggest a DSLR camera or other camera that allows you full manual control over functions such as aperture and shutter speed. It is however now a prerequisite and you are more than welcome to join the workshop with a normal 'point and shoot' camera.

Laptop - A laptop is not required but would be helpful if you would like to follow along during the post processing section towards the end of the day

Pen and Notepad - You will receive a manual with all the information presented on the day but a pen and notepad could come in handy if you would like to make your own notes.

Duration: Allow a full day for this course.

Dispatch & Fulfilment

Dispatch :
Emailed in 24-48hrs

Experience Attributes

Interests:
  • Skills & Learning
Regions:
  • Gauteng

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