Digital Photography For BeginnersWest Herts College
Price on request
- At 2 venues (England)
What you'll learn on the course
This course is for anyone who has bought a digital camera and would like to learn the basics of using the camera, downloading images onto a computer and printing photos. Plus basic image manipulation using photoshop CS3.Entry qualifications
None, however experience of keyboard and mouse essential.Information about the course
Learning about digital cameras and how to use them to their best potential.Course content
You will learn how to:
Set up a digital camera, including the memory card, check battery status, set date and time etc.
Retrieve and print a photo, portraits.
Transfer images onto a computer, saving and re-sizing images and using delete commands.
Resolution and file sizes.
Macro and zoom settings.
Composition rules, emailling photos.
The course content is subject to variation and/or change dependent upon the abilities of the students enrolled and the tutor teaching the class.Additionality
Students will need to bring their own cameras and card readers. If you do not own one please borrow a camera that you can use each week.
All course materials will be provided. Optional but useful is a memory stick.
You will need your Student ID card, Learning Agreement and Invoice as these have your unique Student ID number for you to have access to a computer.Assessment
No formal assessment.Progression
Your tutor will be able to give advice and guidance during the course on progression opportunities.