Better Photography for You

Ref: 2418

Fully Booked

Always wondered what half the buttons on your camera actually do? Discover how to use them properly and produce impressive photographs, even as a complete beginner. Gain useful technical knowledge and get expert creative guidance in easy to understand language. An ideal first step before taking your photography further.

You will learn about your camera’s settings, shutter speeds, aperture and depth of field, as well as exposure, ISO, your light meter and how to get your subject properly in focus. We will also touch on using different lenses, filters, tripods and other accessories, then we’ll bring all these things together so you can make more flattering portraits, freeze action in your photographs and understand how to improve your landscapes.

All types of Digital SLRs, Bridge and Mirrorless cameras are suitable for this course. Bring your camera to refer to and your camera user guide. Optional – notepad and pen, tablet or smartphone for looking at photography apps.


Tutor: Austin Taylor
Venue: Adult Learning Huts, Lovers Loan
Duration / Dates: Thursdays for 4 weeks starting 31 October 2019
Times: 7pm - 9pm
Cost: £34.96 / £18.48c
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