Photography for beginners

Learn how to control the settings on your camera so that you can create:

  • Shallow depth of field.
  • Wide range of focus.
  • Macro photography.
  • Fast shutter speed to capture birds in flight.
  • Slow shutter speed to indicate movement.
  • Capture images in low light.
  • Composition to create an interesting image.
  • Understand how to use an external flash.
  • Night photography
  • Portrait Photography can be the most interesting form of photography but can also be the most challenging. As with all forms of photography there are many variables: Light, colour, weather conditions, movement all impact on the quality of the photo. Drop a person into the mix with their own history and individuality and you have a vast range of variables to work with to get the right shots. The bigger the group more complex it can become. We will discuss the best way to get amazing shots of people.This is as much a course about the technical side of photography as it is about working with people to get them to be as natural as possible. When people are relaxed is the best moment to get the best shots. It is a balance between working with people and your camera to get the best shot.
  • Price: $ 69.00 Quantity:

Photographing People

Do you wish you could photograph people in a way that create memorable images?  Do you love taking photos of people to capture the beauty of spontaneity?

Learn how to photograph people in this 2 hour intensive class.

  • Variations in how to light your subject.
  • How to position your subjects to get a great shot of them.
  • How to compose an image for small to large groups of people.
  • Understand the different angles and shapes that define a great shot.
  • How to understand the psychology behind people to get the best out of them in the studio/other.
  • Coach people either individually or in groups to get a great composition.
  • Understand the questions to ask your subjects to find out how to get the image that is right for their market.
  • Portrait Photography can be the most interesting form of photography but can also be the most challenging. As with all forms of photography there are many variables: Light, colour, weather conditions, movement all impact on the quality of the photo. Drop a person into the mix with their own history and individuality and you have a vast range of variables to work with to get the right shots. The bigger the group more complex it can become. We will discuss the best way to get amazing shots of people.This is as much a course about the technical side of photography as it is about working with people to get them to be as natural as possible. When people are relaxed is the best moment to get the best shots. It is a balance between working with people and your camera to get the best shot.
  • Price: $ 69.00 Quantity:

Night Photography

Have you ever wondered how to create light trails?

Night photography requires a deeper understanding of your camera settings and a tripod!

Federation square offers a unique opportunity to photograph at night with it’s interesting architecture, traffic and people movement. From Fed square it’s just a short walk to Hosier lane and it’s ever changing artworks.  Then its down to the river to get some great shots of the city scape.

Activities include:

Shoot a fast moving object with slow shutter speed

Light trails long exposure

Ghosted people moving

Create warp speed with zoom

And many more.

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