Digital Photography 101 - 6 weeks - NOW ONLINE VIA Zoom
Mondays - Fall courses in person (hopefully) - stay tuned!
Hours: 7:00pm- 9:00pm
A beginner's look at how to make great photographs utilizing the modern digital camera. Each week learn the basic fundamentals of how to go beyond "point & shoot" and understand the use of the camera controls to get the photos you want. Understand exposure, how to control "depth-of-field" with aperture, controlling motion with shutter speeds, what lenses & focal lengths are best, composing your photograph, white balance, how to use flash and finish with a final photo critique. Classes are held via "Zoom" meetings with the same interaction as our in-person classes.
Handout material will be provided to summarize each class.
Cost: $150.00 plus HST
Week 1 - Pixels, ISO, File Types & getting a sharp image
How sensor resolution, print size and file types, effects the image quality.
Week 2 - Understanding Exposure
How to interpret what the camera meter sees into effective exposure.
Week 3 - Using the Aperture and Shutter
How Aperture and Shutter speed affects the photograph.
Week 4 - Composition
How to arrange the elements in your pictures to best effect.
Week 5 - White Balance
How white balance works and when to change it.
Week 6 - Using Flash
Understanding how flash works and when to use it.