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Photography - The Basics

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OLD JET

Bentwaters Parks

Rendlesham

Woodbridge

IP12 2TW

United Kingdom

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Get your Camera off Auto!

Learn how to use Aperture, Shutter Speed and Lenses to become a Better Photographer.



WORKSHOP CONTENT:

Introduction to "The Camera":

  • What is a Camera - in its most basic form? and how does it form and capture an image?
  • The modern camera demystified: The key controls; focus and exposure.

Exposure:

  • Shutter speed, Aperture & ISO. What are they, what do they do, and what effects do they all have.
  • The relationship of shutter speed, aperture & ISO, and how they work together to give a good exposure.
  • Under & over exposure explained.

Focus:

  • Manual Focus & Autofocus (single or continuous).

Controls Specific to Digital Cameras:

  • White Balance - What it is and how to deal with it.
  • Image Quality - RAW & JPG. What are they, the pros & cons of each.

Introduction to Lenses:

  • Lens types. Prime, zoom, standard, wide angle, telephoto, macro.
  • Prime vs Zoom.

Using Lenses:

  • Lens choice. How to choose which lens to use and why.
  • Focal length. The effects of focal length; reach, perspective, distortion, depth of field.
  • Lens technical considerations. Camera shake and its relation to focal length, the effect of aperture on lens performance.

How to Choose your Camera Settings:

  • Considerations & Choices. Light, time, subject, technical constraints, depth of field, motion blur, creative exposure.
  • Exposure Modes. Manual, aperture priority, shutter priority & program.
  • Setting exposure in manual.
  • Setting exposure in aperture/shutter priority.
  • Use of a tripod.
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Bentwaters Parks

Rendlesham

Woodbridge

IP12 2TW

United Kingdom

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