Have a digital SLR or mirrorless camera, but no idea how to use it?... This beginner's photography course in Cairns includes four evening classes and a practical field shoot, enabling you to take control of your camera and create better images.
Duration: 4 weeks (4x 3hr classes + 3hr field shoot)
Optional 5th week - Photoshop Elements 15
OCT / NOV 2017 Course (Fully Booked):
Classes: Tue 17 & 31 Oct, 7 & 14 Nov, 6.30pm - 9.30pm
Field shoot: Sun 19 Nov, 4.00pm - 7.00pm
FEB 2018 Course (Available):
Classes: Tue 6, 13, 20 & 27 Feb, 6.30pm - 9.30pm
Field shoot: Sun 4 Mar, 4.00pm - 7.00pm
This course is aimed at beginners wishing to take creative control of their digital SLR or mirrorless camera. It covers the fundamentals of digital photography and camera functions. ISO, F-stops and shutter speed are all demystified and the various shooting modes explained. Focus, composition, shooting with natural light and flash are also covered.
Evening classes consist of practical tuition, some theory and a review of assignment work - designed to help put everything learnt into practice. A field shoot conducted during the course, gives students practice outside the classroom, with tips and advice from a professional photographer.
After the completion of the course, there is also an optional 5th week, which covers an introduction to processing your RAW images and editing them with Adobe Photoshop (Elements 15). For this course, that session will be on Tue 12 Dec from 6.30pm - 9.30pm and the additional cost is $75. This can be booked separately. Note: this session is subject to minimum numbers.
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