Beginner's Photography Course | Perth (1 day)
Perth | 1 Day | Beginner's Level
Cost: $290 | 5 Aug
The Focus 10 Digital 1 photography course is our most popular and ideal for those wishing to understand how to get the best out of their DLSR, mirror-less or compact camera with manual controls. It teaches the fundamentals of digital imaging, of handling light and the art of composition. 'Hands on' workshops throughout the course are intuitive, easy to understand and tutored by a professional photographer. Practical workshops with a strong emphasis on camera handling, detailed notes and a complimentary critique of your images ensures your newly learned skills are retained.
There are creative sessions on lighting and composition along with everything from exposure control to white balance, from ISO settings to focus modes and options. The course is about practical workshop demonstrations to train your eye to paint light onto a subject, how to achieve the right lens perspective, the use of aperture and shutter speed to control the creative process.
Professional, personable instructors ensure the course is educational, enlightening and fun. Different topics and a variety of situations in a small groups enhances the learning experience. Whether you are a beginner or photo enthusiast this course is suited to anyone. You will also learn how to take great photos for social media and web usage.
This course includes most of the following locations: Little Creatures Brewery, Maritime Museum, Fishing boat harbour, Arthur Head Reserve, The Roundhouse, Maritime museum, Notre Dame side streets, Fremantle market, Fremantle Prison.
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Learn how to use your DLSR camera, mirrorless or digital compact
Light quality & use of front, back, side, diffused, artifical & natural light
Covers composition, light, viewpoint, angles, lens perspective
Learn about aperture, shutter speed, depth of field, ISO setting
White balance, exposure compensation
Use of your flash & shooting techniques in low-light, twilight and night
Portraiture, landscapes, macro, reportage, still life, action, motion, architecture, nature, street, abstract, landscapes
Small groups, interactive, dynamic, fun, creative
No prior photography knowledge
A digital DLSR camera, or digital mirrorless, compact or smart phone
Memory Card(s) - at least a 4GB card, instruction manual
Charged camera battery, spare and/or a charger if your battery life is short
DLSR Nikon & Canon cameras for hire ($50), 32GB cards for sale ($39)
time & location
10am or 12noon to 5pm or 7pm
40 Mews Road, Fremantle
(Little Creatures Brewery (near bike rental area))