6 week course , starts Tuesday, 14 March 7pm to 9pm
This course is tailored towards beginners, and those looking to improve their photographic skills. Learn the fundamentals of digital photography to make the most out of your camera and produce better, more professional 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
Deposit of €100 secures your place, with the remainder due on the first night of class.
Book here: www.eventbrite.ie/introduction-to-digital-photography