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Beginners Photography with Karen Lucas starts 27 Oct

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60 Upper Weld Road

Singapore, 207413

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Say 'Goodbye!' to Auto and take control of your camera with professional photographer Karen Lucas. Get great tips on how to compose your shots more creatively and add that ‘WOW!’ factor. Learn how to use light and shadow more artistically to flatter your subject, how to control the camera for pin-sharp results in all types of lighting conditions, how to make your subject pop, how lens choice can drastically alter the look and feel of the shot, easy-to-use tools for rescuing and enhancing your photos, and so much more.

Between lessons you’ll be given an assignment so you can practice what you’ve learned and get feedback on your progress. Lessons comprise theory and practical exercises indoors and outdoors and include a comprehensive manual.

Photo classes are limited to 8 students to ensure you get the individual attention you need.

Workshop runs over 2 weekends (Sat & Sun mornings):

Lesson 1: 27 October 9:00am-12:00pm

Lesson 2: 28 October 9:00am-12:00pm

Lesson 3: 3 November 9:00am-12:00pm

Lesson 4: 4 November 9:00am-12:00pm

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

Workshop 1

  • File Size & Image Quality
  • Memory Cards & Formatting
  • Menu & Camera Navigation
  • Fine-tuning the viewfinder for your eyesight
  • Choose the right Exposure Mode
  • Intro to ISO & the Exposure Triangle
  • Let’s move off Auto to Program mode
  • How to avoid camera shake blur
  • How to get pin-sharp focus
  • Rule of Thirds Composition Technique
  • Practical Exercises to get you started

Workshop 2

  • 10 ways to add the Wow! factor to your photos
  • Exposure compensation
  • Silhouettes & High Key Photos
  • Balancing exposure & image quality
  • Lens perspective & angle of View
  • Choosing the right lens for the shot
  • Lens Cleaning Technique
  • Filters vs Hoods
  • How to avoid distracting background
  • Using light to create drama & mood
  • Easy-to-use Tools to rescue your photos
  • Practical Exercises
  • Individual critique on your assignment photos

Workshop 3

  • Depth of Field
  • Aperture Priority Mode
  • Reciprocity of Aperture & Speed
  • White Balance
  • 6 Creative Composition techniques
  • Choosing the right Light to flatter your subject
  • The Magical Blue Hour
  • Step by step: Editing and organising your photos
  • Photo Backup
  • Practical Exercises
  • Individual critique on your assignment photos

Workshop 4

  • Picture Styles/Controls
  • Light Metering
  • Manual Focus
  • Post-Shoot Ritual
  • Summary of Lessons Learned

Time to Practice using all those buttons you’ve learned about

  • Pin-sharp focus
  • Blur the background & foreground
  • Enhance colour
  • Fix brightness problems
  • Program vs Aperture Priority mode
  • Avoid camera-shake blur
  • Compose with subject off-centre
  • Use at least 5 creative composition techniques
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