Discover your Digital SLR Camera

Part Time

Discover your Digital SLR Camera

Length: 8 weeks

Venue: Queens Drive

About the course

This is a beginner non-qualification based course, which helps you understand how to use the different settings and purposes of your Digital SLR camera. It is ideal for beginners who want to understand how to use the camera properly and when to use the various scene modes or manual controls of the camera in specific scenarios.

  • Initial set up

  • Scene Modes and when to use them

  • ISO and White Balance explained

  • Exposure metering and control

  • How Aperture makes the picture

  • Creative Shutter Speed applications

  • Intro to Portraiture

  • Composition exercises

Entry requirements

No experience required, just a willingness to learn and a keen interest in the subject. You will be required to bring your own Digital Camera, capable of full manual control.

Where next?

• Adobe Photoshop & Lightroom for Photo Editing

Work experience and employability

N/A

Fees

You may be eligible for a fee reduction from the Community Wellbeing Fund. Follow the link below to check the eligibility criteria and to apply. We will then contact you to discuss your application.

https://forms.office.com/r/xiF13W6pDe

What additional resources will I need?

You will be required to bring your own Digital Camera, capable of full manual control. Please confirm that the course is running by emailing Nicky (nicky.sutton@newcollege.ac.uk) before making a purchase, should you need to.