May 14, 2021
at 9:00am -
with Kiah M. Mays, Amy L. Peterson, CPP
Are you getting blurry images? Are they too dark or too light and once in awhile you get a great photo but have no idea why?? This class is a great way to learn and understanding your camera settings and terminology so it doesn't feel like you are reading a foreign language. We will go over ISO, Aperture, Shutterspeed, along with all the basic settings you will need to know. Understanding a histogram and what a camera sees. We will learn about lens choice, how it affects your images and which one is the right one for you. YES! We will have a model to practice and learn how to find a great backdrop anywhere and use available light. We will cover the importance of composition and framing your subject by MOVING YOUR FEET and get a new perspective to dramatically improve your images as well as how to get a great exposure and understanding why blur happens. Become a great story teller in your images by getting to know your subject, using color to create a mood and planning all the details.Prepare to play a fun game on how to find out what you are drawn to as a photographer and use it as a strength. At the end of the class we will do an image critique, AND......take the jump to manual mode.
Course Items: Camera and a lens of your choice.
An image for critique. It can be digital on a usb drive, in print or emailed to me ahead of time.
A couple magazines that can be cut up.
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