Digital Photography Class - Six week program

Beginners Photography Class – Bootcamp

A complete six week photography class for beginners to intermediate photographers

Beginners Digital Photography Class – Bootcamp consists of six, three-hour sessions on Wednesday nights each week and two field trips on a Saturday morning and Friday night. All sessions include a mix of theory in the classroom, as well as practical instruction. Participants have opportunities for shooting photographs on field trips, as well as reviewing and discussing their images with an instructor.

Session 1

Wednesday May 31st from 6-9pm

Introduction to photography, how digital cameras work, digital photography workflow basics, auto focus versus manual focus, digital image optimization

Session 2

Wednesday June 7th from 6-9pm

ISO, Understanding camera setting modes and exposure controls, intro to using the Histogram.

Session 3

Wednesday June 14th from 6-9pm

Metering methods, reading a Histogram, using manual mode, White Balance.

Session 4

Wednesday June 21st from 6-9pm

Creative uses for aperture and shutter, depth of field and motion. Selective focus/shallow depth of field workshop.

Session 5

Wednesday June 28th from 6-9pm

Composition guidelines – rule of thirds, texture, color, point of view and seeing in shapes and forms, and Macro Photography guide line.

Session 6

Saturday July 8th from 10am-1pm

Photo Field Trip (three hours of outdoor photography with instructor). Practical exercises and refining composition and camera control. (Location to be announced)

Session 7

Wednesday July 12th from 6-9pm

Review field trip images, and Night Scene Photography guide lines.

Session 8

Friday July 14th from 7:30-10:30pm

Photo Field Trip for Night Scene Photography. Please bring your tripod. (Location to be announced)

Course suitable for:

If you just got your first digital SLR camera, or even have had it for several months, Omnilargess Digital Photography Bootcamp will equip you with all the techniques that you need to operate your digital camera at its ultimate performance. In this workshop you will learn how to use different settings, such as Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority, different Metering Modes, White Balance, ISO, etc..

Workshop Outcomes

* Learning Camera Lay out and settings

* Understanding ISO, Histogram, Shutter Speed, Aperture, and White Balance

* How to capture action shots, portrait, landscapes, and family photos

* Artistic compositions by applying or breaking composition rules. And many more!

What to Bring

All you need is your digital camera, lens, memory card and lots of questions!

Prerequisites:

Beginner. No previous photography experience required.

Class size: Maximum 9 participants.

  • Photography Bootcamp session 5
    June 28, 2017
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Photography Bootcamp session 6
    July 8, 2017
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Photography Bootcamp session 7
    July 12, 2017
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Photography Bootcamp session 8
    July 14, 2017
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Location

Venue:  

Venue Phone: 1-604-744-1900

Address:
32900 South Fraser Way, (Seven Oaks Shopping Centre, Unit 209B), Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada, V2S 5A1

Description:
Seven Oaks Shopping Centre, Second Floor Unit 209B Omnilargess Office