A two day modular workshop covering the Basics of Photography in Bangalore

Photography is more than fun, it is powerful tool of expression. Mastery over your skills, camera and the fundamentals of photography is essential to effectively communicate through your photographs.

  • Do you want to be clear with the concepts of photography ?
  • Do you want to improve your skills and take it to the next level ?
  • Do you want to develop new skill in photography ?
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This Is A Basic Course & There Are No Prerequisites

Photography Courses
  • For beginners with little / no experience 
  • Covers basics, controls & shooting in Manual Mode 
  • Theory 10:00am - 12:45pm Practicals 12:45 - 1:45pm
Photography Courses
  • For beginners with some experience & amateurs 
  • Advanced controls & shooting under different settings
  • Theory 2:15 - 5:15pm Practicals 5:15 - 6:45pm
Photography Courses
  • Learn the creative aspects
  • Demonstration & Bonus Practical Session  
  • Theory 2:15 - 5:15pm Practicals 5:15 - 6:45pm
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  • Introduction to Cameras (Film & Digital)  
  • Different parts & Controls of a Digital Camera 
  • How to remember / What to remember - During Photography.
  • Choosing the right equipment
  • Memory Cards
  • Camera
  • Lenses
  •  Introduction to the Exposure Triangle
  • Shutter
  • Aperture
  • ISO
  •  Inverse Square law
  • The Modes of a Digital Camera
  • Full Auto
  • Shutter Priority
  • Aperture Priority 
  • Program Auto 
  • Manual 
  • Overview of other common modes (Additional modes are camera / model specific. Most common & specific modes of your camera are explained) 
  •  Taking Better Pictures
  • Autofocus Focus Modes (One Shot / Servo / Continuous)
  • Metering Modes (how it works, when to use a particular mode)
  • Reducing Noise in your pictures
  • Focus points / groups
  • How to use these different modes to your advantage (small quiz)
  • Advanced Modes of your camera
  • Picture Styles
  •  Natural / Faithful
  • Standard / Portrait
  • Monochrome (when and how to apply inbuilt filters) 
  • Custom Modes 
  • Exposure Compensation
  • White Balance
  • Theory of White Balance
  • Light Source and understanding its Colour Temperature
  • RAW Images
  • What exactly are RAW Images, what extra information do they contain when compared to JPG
  • Understanding JPG (overview)
  • RAW
  • Introduction to processing your images
  •  Getting Creative with your Images (a quick walkthrough)
  • Rule of Thirds
  •  Symmetry 
  • Leading Lines 
  • Patterns / Textures
  • Golden Ratio 
  • Post Processing
  • Commonly available free, bundled (with your camera) and paid software
  • Having a workflow
  • Understanding the Histogram
  • Highlights, Whites, Shadows, Blacks
  • Saturation
  • White Balance, Grey Cards 
  • Some basic corrections, 
  • Some tips to simplify your workflow 

Additional topics for discussion

  • Photography for you
  • Business or a hobby?
  • Considerations for my investment (your equipment)
  • Making the best of your equipment
  • How to spend less and still get better results
  • Do I really need better equipment
  • Till how long can I hold off buying more stuff

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