This 6 week beginners class in creative photography is an ideal way to learn how to get the most out of your camera. Each week develops a new photographic skill, with an introduction to contemporary photography and the visual elements you need to improve your images.
This course is the perfect introduction to contemporary digital photography, using visual elements and practical tips to help you make better photographs.
Week 1 – Digital Photo Basics: Intro to photography // Cameras, camera components, lens types // Shutter speed – what are the skills needed to capture movement?
Week 2 – Aperture: Depth of Field // Exploring semi-manual mode
Week 3 – Portraiture: Lighting – how to make the most of lighting conditions // Using aperture to create different portrait styles
Week 4 – Landscape: Composition // How to break down an image into sections
Week 5 – Exposure: Exploring exposure and ISO functions // Achieving correct exposure through shutter speed, aperture and ISO // Using camera in fully manual mode
Week 6 – Re-cap: Review technical and creative skills learned over the previous weeks // Discuss images created over 6 weeks
Course fee: €170 * Deposit of €100 secures your place, with the remainder due on the first night of class.
Date: Starts Tuesday, February 20th for 6 weeks
Times: 19:00 – 21:00
Location: BLOCK T Studios, Dublin 8