Photography Essentials

Do you fully understand your camera? Are you stuck in auto mode? - 3 w

  • Starts May 8
  • 180 Australian dollars
  • Darwin Languages Centre. 1 Nemarluk Dr, Ludmilla NT 0820

Service Description

Photography Essentials Photography Essentials is a 3 week engaging course to introduce or refresh your understanding of the basics of using your DSLR camera and fundamental photography techniques. Through a combination of theory sessions and practical exercises including field trips, you can apply your new knowledge, as well as gaining ongoing feedback on the photographs you produce. This course will introduce you to the parts of your camera: body, lens, shutter, aperture and their controls to ensure you can use the right settings according to the context for the photography. You will gain an understanding of the fundamental principles of photography – shutter, aperture, focussing and ISO to enable you to solve your annoying photographic problems yourself; such as unfocussed or over/under exposed photographs. This short course is made up for individual lessons tailored to suit you, so be sure to ask plenty of questions! Course Outcomes Students who complete this course will gain an understanding in the following skills and knowledge: • Learning a DSLR camera • Digital camera controls • Principles of exposure systems and correct exposure (Auto/manual) • Digital image capture and its benefits and limitations • Downloading and saving digital images as files - JPEG vs RAW • Photographic techniques to achieve varied effects • The best Automatic Settings to use • Caring for our camera and lenses For a seniors discount of 10% use coupon code SENIOR at check out - ID will be checked at class register. About your tutor Chris Knight is a highly experienced professional photographer. Chris has taught photography, and Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom since the early 1990s. Chris also runs a successful photographic company in Darwin.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

CANCELLATION AND REFUNDS Please choose carefully as course fees will not be refunded to participants who are unable to attend the course due to changes in personal circumstances or work commitments. Course fees will not be refunded once confirmation and/or commencement of the course has occurred. ​In the event of a serious illness, you may request to transfer to the following term. A full refund of course fees will be paid if the advertised course does not proceed. Participants will be advised if a class does not have the minimum number of students to commence.

Contact Details

+61 0452 135 400

Darwin Languages Centre. 1 Nemarluk Drive Ludmilla 0820, Darwin, NT