Lesson 1

Lesson 1) “The Basics”

Before you can become a great photographer, you must learn the basics. That means how to use your camera, how to compose a good photograph and learning the founding principals of exposure and lighting.

Topics include:

  • Basic camera settings
  • Working with depth of field
  • Composition techniques
  • Proper Exposure: Working with ISO, shutter speed and aperture (f-stop)
  • Basic lighting techniques
  • White Balance
  • Freezing the motion
  • Auto and Manual Focus