In this one-day introduction to digital SLR (single lens reflex) or micro 4/3 cameras and digital photography, learn how your camera functions. Work with aperture and speed, understand ISO, maximize optional settings, and control light. Understand fast and slow lenses, raw and jpeg filming, aspect ratios, auto and manual focusing, and avoiding 'noise.' Pick up some quick tips on how to compose your photos and maximize the effects of various lighting situations.
By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:
- Set shutter speed and aperture to get sharp images with appropriate depth of field.
- Set shutter speed, aperture and ISO to achieve proper exposure.
- Capture images deliberately showing movement.
- Use flash in a manner that enhances the image.