This six-week short learning programme will help you to understand the basics of photography and some of the techniques practised by professionals.
It will help you to understand the basics of photography and some of the techniques practised by professionals, to ensure that you can consistently produce excellent photographs. It is designed to advance you from a beginner to intermediate level of photography. You will be taught how to set the camera to manual and bulb modes, and shown how to use the light meter, motor drive and self-timer. Students using a digital camera will be taught how to change colour balance and file size setting, as well as changing lenses, setting focus modes, zooming, etc.
Lecturers will take you through the course step-by-step, imparting knowledge to ensure that you can consistently produce excellent photographs. You will be required to complete projects and assignments during the course. These are evaluated in class. The final lesson is an exciting early morning outing with the lecturers to put into practice all that you have learnt.
To complete the course you need a single lens reflex camera with manual control, a built-in light meter and a tripod.
Date: 12 January 2013 to 16 February 2013 Time: 09:00 - 12:00 Venue: Vega School of Brand Leadership, Pretoria Cost: R 3450,00 price may change in the new year
More info: 501 Jorissen street, Midcity Square, Sunnyside East, Pretoria