$80

Intro to Photography Workshop

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Campus of Southwestern Academy

2800 Monterey Road

San Marino, CA 91108

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This workshop is perfect for those that have an SLR or Mirrorless camera and need more help on using it to it's full capability.

In this intro workshop, we will go over some basics of photography that will help you to get to know your camera better and enhance your overall photography skills. We will review; composition, shooting in manual mode, proper exposure, using the right lens for your subject and basic portrait principals. This course includes practicing what you have learned with live portrait taking.

Topics of this workshop will include:

Anatomy of a Camera

• How does a camera capture an image?
• Shutter gate
• Lens and aperture

Exposure

• ISO selection
• Shutter Speed: fast or slow
• Aperture: Open or closed
• White Balance: Light temperature and settings
• Reading your camera meter

Composition Principals

1. Rule of Thirds
2. Perspective

Lenses

• Focal Length: Wide or Telephoto
• Zooms vs. Primes
• Selecting the right lens for your photograph

Using Natural Light

• Basic portrait principals
• Finding the right light

By the end of this little 3 hour course you will be able to know the basics of photography, properly identify most of the important functions of your camera, shoot in manual mode, properly compose a photograph and be on your way to master one person portraits!

What should I bring?:

  1. SLR or Mirorless camera with charged batteries

  2. Lens

  3. Memory Card

  4. Notebook

  5. Pen

Limited space available.

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Are there minimum age requirements to enter the event?

16 and over

What are my parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is street parking on the North and the West side of the school

What's the refund policy?

Refunds accepted 48 hours prior to workshop

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. We will have an enrollment list for those that have purchased tickets.

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Campus of Southwestern Academy

2800 Monterey Road

San Marino, CA 91108

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