Our Digital Photography Essentials 6 Week Course commences Tuesday Mornings 10:00am to 12:00pm from 9th November 2021.
This course is ideal for both beginners and enthusiasts bringing you through your digital camera, lenses, and accessories to get you comfortable with your camera setup and operating modes. It is best suited to people that have an interchangeable lens camera - either a DSLR or Mirrorless System camera.
The Course is limited to 10 persons to retain direct interaction with the participants, allowing each participant to be fully involved in each week's module. Combining Online learning with an outdoor photo-shoot module, this greatly improves the learning experience compared with presentation-style online courses where no interactivity is involved.
Full resource material will be supplied for each individual week's module.
Week 1 - Digital Camera types, Lenses, and Accessories.
Week 2 - Understanding your Camera Settings and Modes.
Week 3 - Shutter Speeds and Apertures.
Week 4 - Part 1 - Colour, Composition, and the use of Light.
Week 4 - Part 2 - Introduction to Portrait Photography.
Week 5 - Outdoor Photo-shoot in Skerries, Co. Dublin or Challenge shoot in your own location (see note below).
Week 6 - Part 1 - Introduction to computer programs and photo editing
Week 6 - Part 2 - Your course photography feedback.
Outdoor Photo-Shoot: This will take place in the lovely location of Skerries Harbour. If you are unable to travel to this location you may opt to avail of a 'challenge photo-shoot' with feedback.
The outdoor photo-shoot will be run in accordance with government guidelines pertaining at that time in relation to social distancing measures.
The course is run in a relaxed style, not over-technical, and is based on getting you comfortable with your camera setup and enjoying your photography.
ONLINE BOOKING: Please note that while the booking system is via PayPal, you do not have to have a PayPal account, and you can use all popular credit/debit cards at time of checkout in the PayPal section.
Location: Online + Photo-shoot in Skerries - Cost €100