Access to a camera (an interchangeable-lens camera is recommended), basic computer skills, enthusiasm.
This 10-week course runs on Wednesdays from 20th September to 29th November 2017.
Topics covered include:
• Camera controls, including ISO, white balance, exposure modes (PSAM), etc.
• What the different controls are for, and how to use them effectively.
• Getting the right exposure: what to look for and how to control it.
• Lenses, focal lengths, angle of view, perspective, focussing and depth-of-field.
• Visual skills including composition, viewpoint, and how to get better pictures.
• Introduction to studio photography.
You will produce a portfolio of images.
After completing this course, you might consider our intermediate evening course.
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