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Photography Course

Take More Memorable And Inspiring Photographs by learning in our photography course.

Learn how to take the kind of photograph you’ll want to print and pass on to the next generation

In this photography for beginners class, you’ll learn the principles of good beginner and intermediate photography and get the skills necessary to create amazing photos.

  • Basic Photography Course
  • AED750
  • 16 hours
  • Basic  Photography knowledge
  • Camera operation
  • Camera Setup
  • +see Course Topics
  • Ramadan Special Discount
  •  Free Camera for class 
  • 2 hour/Class, 2 days/week 
  • Studio Workshop
  • AED500
  • 4 hours
  • Professional Studio
  • Professional Lighting
  • Professional Model
  • Professional Makeup Artist
  • On Demand
  • Flexible Date & Time

 

Advanced cameras are available at modest price points, but learning how to use them takes an investment.
In Photography Starter plan for Beginners you will learn the the most essential functions of your camera and get ready to confidently put them to work. You’ll get the swing of basic photographic terminology and totally feel prepared to move on to more advanced classes.
You will also gain a solid understanding of must-know lighting and composition techniques. Our Master teachers will guide you through the process of positioning yourself and your subject so you capture the best photo possible with the camera you have – no additional gear needed.
If you want to take more memorable and inspiring photographs of your travels, your friends and family, or the great outdoors, this photography for beginners class is for you.
You’ll learn how to make average pictures amazing photographs and gain the ground necessary to continue your photography education.
1. The Camera
Farhad will take you on an introductory tour of all the major features of the camera. Get a beginner’s introduction to the anatomy and functions of your DSLR camera.
2. The Shutter
Understand how the shutter works, and learn how you can use different shutter speeds to control the amount of light that comes into the camera.
3. The Sensor
In digital photography, the sensor is what reads and processes the light that comes in when the shutter is open. Learn how this works and why it is so important.
4. ISO
In film photography, ISO means film speed. In digital photography, we can change the ISO on the fly and adjust our camera’s sensitivity to light. Used correctly, this is a powerful tool in a photographer’s arsenal.
5. The Lens
Arguably more important than the camera itself, the lens that you use will determine how the light enters the camera.
6. Aperture and Depth of Field
The size of the opening of the lens affects how the light is bent as it hits the sensor. Learning how this works will allow you to determine what parts of the image you want in focus.
7. Focusing
Focusing is very important because we need to have critically sharp images. The most important thing, is to understand focus points on your camera.
8. Metering
Metering in the camera is about how it reads the light. Farhad will show us how to get the best exposures while taking pictures.
9. Exposure Modes
The big dial on the top of your camera. This includes both the automatic, and manual settings, but Farhad recommends only using the manual ones, even for beginner photographers.
10. Settings and Workflow
Farhad will detail his ideal camera settings, including file types, and best practices to save time.
11. Light
This is a very, very important subject. There are four characteristics of light to consider when evaluating how it will affect your image.
12. Flash
This is arguably one of the most complicated areas of photography, but Farhad will break it down into a simple, easy to understand way.
13. Composition
The artistic arrangement of the parts of the picture. Move beyond the technical understanding of your camera, to make the most interesting picture possible.

Classes will start Saturday 11 June 2016

Saturday-Tuesday 16:00 or 20:00

Sunday-Wednesday 16:00 or 20:00

Monday-Thursday 16:00 or 20:00

Location: Miracle Gardens, Umm Sequim Road.