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DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: BASICS PLUS

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Welcome Coupon and Voucher Holders. You MUST enroll here to reserve a place in the class. Amazon Local and Living Social must enter their ENTIRE code (including dashes, if any) in the VOUCHER field at the bottom of the registration form. All others must enter their entire code in the Promo Code field. You will receive the appropriate credit, though you will still have to pay the ticketing fee.)  Call 919 576 5331 if you encounter any issues.

IMG_2327 webCompletely revamped based on student feedback, this 3 hour course teaches you how to quickly, easily and CONSISTENTLY improve your photography skills, from setting up your digital camera properly and nailing exposures every time to composition and advanced skills using exposure compensation, low light photography, action photography (sports, children, pets), Depth of Field and slow shutter techniques.  

Aimed at Point & Shoots as well as DSLRs, the course is a great refresher for someone who has not been using a camera for a while, or as an introduction for the novice. Whatever your skill level or camera type, this course will have you quickly taking better photos.

You will also learn: Outer Banks lighthouse

  • the exclusive PERC  Low Light shooting methodology,
  • what accessories you REALLY need to take better care of camera and lenses,
  • how to achieve better exposures under any lighting conditions,
  • what to TURN ON and what to TURN OFF in your camera,
  • what the buttons and menus mean on your camera,
  • proper focusing for better results,
  • exposure compensation,
  • what a histogram is and how to read it,
  • how to avoid redeye,
  • the problems with Auto mode,
  • maximizing Program mode usefulness,
  • maximizing your Scenic (Icon) modes,
  • digital noise (what it is and how to avoid it),
  • benefits of and how to use Aperture priority mode,
  • benefits of and how to use Shutter priority mode,
  • what ISO is, and
  • the relationship between aperture, shutter and ISO,
  • and more!

This is primarily a hands-on course, so bring your camera, its manual, lenses, fresh spare  Carolina Hurricanesbatteries and extra blank memory cards to every class. Also, we will review and critique images in class, the best way to learn how to avoid mistakes and correct them if they occur. Q&A sessions augment the lecture and in-class assignments.

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Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.

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