Introduction To Digital Photography Course

By Oculus Studios Photography

Back by popular demand, Oculus Studios Photography will be running a 4 week basic introduction to digital photography course. The venue will be at Oculus Studios Photography on Norman Street, Warrington, WA2 7HW. The course is informal and is suitable for the beginner.

The purpose of the course is to give the beginner a good understanding of their camera and how to use it. Ultimately, putting the information in to practice will make you a better photographer.

To get the best out of this course, you will need to have a DSLR camera. If you own another type of camera, you may not be able to take advantage of the full course.

Refreshments will be provided in the form of tea, coffee & bottled water.

Digital Photography Course Warrington

How the course will be structured

Week 1

  • Basics
  • How to hold a camera
  • Camera care
  • Around your camera
  • Terminology
  • Basic camera settings

Week 2

  • RAW or jpg
  • Aperture
  • Shutter
  • ISO
  • White Balance
  • Intermediate camera settings

Week 3

  • Posing people
  • Vantage points
  • Light control
  • Composition
  • Practical
  • Flash

Week 4

  • Image editing and manipulation
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Q’s & A’s

The modules above are not written in stone and may vary depending on the current knowledge and the number in the group.

The course times will be 7pm – 9pm on the following four Wednesday evenings.
March 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd.

The cost of the 4 week basic photography course is £50 which is payable on booking.