Do you want to take great photos? Well you are going to need 2 basic things, a camera and the know-how on how to operate it! Photography Essentials is an info jam packed session that runs you through all the aspects of photography that you'll need to become proficient with your camera.

Whether you are a Novice or an Amateur, it's catered for all. This course will run indoors in a creative studio at the heart of Melbourne CBD, where we will have on screen projection and slide shows that run you through photography fundamentals.

If you are not the kind for indoor class type workshops, then choose our Introduction to DSLR's Hands on course which is especially made for outdoor junkies! Plus you will pickup just as much!

Duration: 3 hours

Class Size:15

In this course you will go through:

  • Photograph Examples and how they were made
  • Camera Types
  • Shutter Speeds
  • Aperture
  • ISO
  • Image Stabilisation
  • In Camera functionalities and options
  • Sensor Sizes
  • Pixels
  • Lenses (yes yes yes!)
  • Angle of View
  • Light Metering
  • Focusing and other options
  • Lens Sharpness and Quality
  • Camera Movement
  • Exposure
  • Histograms
  • Light
  • Flash and Advanced Techniques
  • Macro Lenses
  • Studio Strobes and Flashes
  • Tripods and other Accessories
  • Composition
  • Looking at the Scene
  • Cropping and Panorama
  • Time Lapse
  • Advanced Techniques

  • Equipment Requirements

  • DSLR Recommended or Hybrid (Micro Four-Third Camera) with Full Manual capabilities
  • Lens (keep it down to 2 or if you want you may still bring your kit)
  • Notepad and Pen
  • Refreshments will be served