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Advanced Digital Photography Series

Event Type: Adult
Date: 6/21/2017
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
 Learn the workflow of activities from capture to photo sharing. Designed for DSLR and Mirrorless cameras. Cameras with the ability to spot meter and be used completely in manual mode will be most suitable for this class. Participants must have a working knowledge of their camera controls and basic photography concepts. Class consists of 3 progressive sessions. Please register for each class you plan to attend.

1. Introduction and Objectives
1.1 Introduction
1.2 Objectives
2. Review of intermediate concepts
3. Setting up your camera for the way you shoot
4. Advanced Exposure
4.1 What is correct exposure?
4.2 Histograms and ETTR
4.3 Light Meters
4.3a How a reflective light meter works
4.3b How an incident light meter works
4.4 Metering Modes
4.4a Matrix or Evaluative
4.4b Center Weighted
4.4c Spot
4.5 Exercise and Demonstration
5. Advanced Camera Operations
5.1 Aperture Priority
5.2 Manual
5.3 Auto ISO
5.4 Exercise and Demonstration
6. Focus / Autofocus
6.1 Autofocus settings
6.2 Autofocus tips and tricks
6.3 Using the AF On button
6.4 Demonstration and exercise
7. Using Flash
7.1 Flash Concepts
7.2 Flash as main light
7.3 Fill Flash
7.4 Demonstration
8. Digital Capture
8.1 Types of Files
8.1a JPEG
8.1b RAW
8.2 Full Size vs Cropped sensor
8.3 Diffraction and depth of field
9. In the field
9.1 Transporting equipment
9.2 Using a tripod
9.3 Working a subject
9.4 Planning your day for the best light
9.5 Storing and backing up images in the field
10. Editing Photos
10.1 Naming and storing
10.2 Selecting your best shot
10.3 Correcting exposure and white balance
10.4 Enhancing saturation and colors
10.5 Sharing a final image
Library: Main Library    Map to Main Library
Location: Meeting Room A
Contact: Kate Sowada
Contact Number: 859-292-3393
Status: Closed

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