One Day Digital Camera Course

This great value beginners’ photography course is an enjoyable introduction designed to get you up and running with your DSLR camera. Don’t be intimidated by your camera’s functions – learn how to control exposure and move yourself away from depending on automatic modes. In just one day you’ll learn everything you need to get you on the right path to creating stunning images.

Our digital cameras courses are designed for D-SLR, hybrid some compact cameras. However, many small point and shoot compact cameras lack the functionality required. Before booking, please ensure your camera has manual exposure control and the ability to shoot JPG and RAW files (it doesn’t matter if it has a fixed or interchangeable lens).

COURSE CONTENT

  • Camera layout
  • Setting up the camera
  • Exposure triangle
  • ISO (Noise)
  • Shutter speeds
  • Aperture & F-stops
  • Depth of field
  • Illuminance histograms
  • Highlight alert
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Metering modes (Evaluative / Matrix)
  • Camera exposure compensation
  • White balance
  • Picture style
  • Colour space
  • JPG vs RAW
  • Memory cards (formatting)
  • Lenses (zoom & prime)
  • Practical session

When booking please tell us the exact model of digital SLR camera you will be using. If you are unsure of the suitability of your camera please contact us.


Dates: 21 October 2017
Days: Saturday
Time: 11:00 - 17:00
Length: One Day
Tutor: Paul Ellis
Fee: £125.00
Places: 8 places left