Date: course postponed due to COVID-19, dates TBC For 2021
Total Beginners Course: 9th of January 2021
No prior experience needed: On the day please bring a camera,
All that is required is enthusiasm, as well as a notebook and pen. Notes will be proved on the day.
Your camera battery must be fully charged and if you have a spare please bring that
Your SD or CF Card must be empty or have enough room that you are able to keep shooting
You will learn…
All about the camera settings from automatic to manual.
What shutter speed and aperture stand for.
About composition how to get what you want.
Start time at
Go through the cameras and setting then practice what you are learning in real-time
We will then experiment with composition
Learn and practice taking a meter reading to get the best result for your image
Shoot some portraits
Lunch 1-2 pm (not fixed in stone)
Go out shooting on a photo walk of the area
3.30 come back to the studio and download images
Look at the work (this is a key part to understand your images)
Wrap up at 4.30 pm
Leave at 5 pm
You will feel confident in knowing how to use a DSLR camera and have a set of images to take home
1 Full-day 10.30am – 5pm
Date: 9th January 2021