Digital photography has progressed massively over the last decade. In the current day, many digital images are captured using smartphones. However, DSLR photography remains popular amongst those who appreciate photography as an art form.
This short course is perfect for those with DSLR cameras wanting to gain a better understanding on how to make the most of them. Maybe you wish to pursue photography as a hobby, or perhaps it&rsquo,s your dream career that you&rsquo,ve decided to chase &ndash, either way, this course will provide you with the knowledge you need to get started.
You will be taught using a series of workshops, talks and demonstrations as well as weekly projects which will gradually introduce you to the basic camera functions and composition. You will also gain a basic knowledge in image manipulation using Photoshop.
By the end of the of the course you will have produced a series of technically accurate and aesthetically pleasing digital images as well as one high quality 10x12 digital print.
Shooting in raw versus JPGS
Colour temperature and white balance
Noise - ISO settings
Dynamic range and reading your histogram
Aperture and shutter speed functions
Depth of field
Uploading and managing files
Introduction to Photoshop
Composition in photography
Minimum age: 18
English proficiency: intermediate
Eligible to study in the UK
Access to your own DSLR camera