Lesson test

MODULE 1

UNDERSTANDING YOUR DSLR

How the camera operates
The effect of aperture and shutter speed in our images
Camera familiarisation
Recommended accessories
Video tutorial

MODULE 2

UNDERSTANDING SHUTTER SPEED

White balance
Shutter speed
ISO
The exposure triangle
Video tutorial

Beginners Online Photography Course Module 3

MODULE 3

PROJECT UNDERSTANDING SHUTTER SPEED

Practical project

Beginners online photography course Module 4

MODULE 4

UNDERSTANDING HISTOGRAMS AND EXPOSURE COMPENSATION

Using histograms
Exposure compensation explained

MODULE 5

WHY IS SOUTH AFRICA HOT

Exposure Compensation project.

Beginners online photography course Module 6

MODULE 6

LENSES, FOCUS AND METERING MODES

Types of lenses
Camera sensors
Autofocusing modes
Metering for the correct exposure

Beginners online photography course Module 7

MODULE 7

UNDERSTANDING APERTURES AND DEPTH OF FIELD

Working in aperture priority mode
Three elements to consider for depth of field
Depth of field preview
Video tutorial

MODULE 8

COMPOSITION OF AN IMAGE

Lighting conditions
Viewpoints
Rule of thirds

MODULE 9

MODULE 9 JPEG V RAW

Image quality
RAW explained

MODULE 10

EDITING DIGITAL IMAGES

Editing software
Viewing image information
Video tutorial

MODULE 11

PRACTICAL PROJECT

Apertures and depth of field

MODULE 12

PRACTICAL PROJECT

Fast shutter speed

MODULE 13

PRACTICAL PROJECT

Slow shutter speed and night time photography

MODULE 14

PRINTING IMAGES AND COLOUR CALIBRATION

Monitor calibration
Printing images
Preparing to print images