Photography - Beginners DSLR

Photography - Beginners DSLR

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Photography – Beginners DSLR – Course Sydney

This course is designed strictly for beginners, provides for a solid grounding in the skills and tools you’ll need to explore the world of digital photography. If you’re just starting out in photography, learning the fundamental principles, techniques, and concepts can feel daunting.
To help beginners out the course has been developed as a hands on course to help you discover the world of photography using your DSLR camera.

You will learn to take your camera off Auto and be able to explore the many ways to taking photos using different settings for different scenes. We will be doing practical excises to learn about how the camera works in the classroom and outside.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Carlingford, Chatswood, Mount Druitt, Richmond and many more. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course Outline

How to use the functions on your camera to take better photos. We will be learning about:

  • How camera work
  • How to hold the camera
  • Exposure
  • Aperture
  • Shutter speed
  • ISO
  • White Balance
  • Metering Modes
  • Best Focusing
  • Histograms
  • Shooting modes
  • Depth of Field
  • Focal Lengths
  • Polarizing Filters
  • Night Photography

Course Outcome

To come and have fun exploring photography. At the end of the course, you will be able to take a range of good photos using the camera controls best suited to your subjects.

What to Bring

  • Notepad and pen
  • Comprehensive course notes will be provided.
  • Camera
  • Tripod if you have one
  • Camera’s handbook guide

Prerequisite: Desirable

This level is for the complete beginner and assumes no prior knowledge of the subject.

Delivery Mode

  • The class is delivered in a classroom and outdoors.

Course testimonials:

  • Deanne said: Very good teacher learnt a lot during the course.

  • Sanjana said: It was a great class, I enjoyed it.