Photography Basics Workshop
- Get to Know Your Camera!

 

Learn the basics of your camera and put the theory into practice in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. Understand how your camera works so you can confidently switch off “Auto” and take more creative photos!
 
Photography Basics Workshop - Getting Your Camera off Auto

Experience level:   Beginner / Confused / Rusty!
Max. participants:   5
Duration:   4 hours
Cost:   $200 (tea/coffee, light refreshments and worksheets included)
Location:   Bright, Victoria, Australia (Venue TBC)

 

What topics will be covered?
 
•    Understanding ISO, aperture and shutter speed
•    Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority or Manual Mode?
•    Understanding Depth of Field 
•    Should I shoot in RAW or JPEG?
•    Lenses: understanding what you have and what’s available
•    Long exposures – tripods, vibration reduction, filters
•    The impact of the sun’s location
•    Getting a straight horizon every time
•    Using the Histogram and highlight identification

 
What should you bring?
 
•    Your camera
•    Fully charged battery (and a spare if available)
•    Lenses (whatever lenses you have!)
•    A spare memory card
•    Remote shutter release (optional)
•    Polarising filter and ND Filters (optional) 
•    Your camera’s instruction manual (essential)
•    Suitable clothing for the weather forecast (please check! It gets very cold here!)
•    Sturdy, comfortable shoes
•    Notepad and pen

 

 

Upcoming Dates:
To be released post COVID-19 pandemic
 

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