Getting to Grips with Photography

with Karl Schoemaker

Getting to Grips with Photography

with Karl Schoemaker

Getting to Grips with Photography

with Karl Schoemaker

Getting to Grips with Photography

with Karl Schoemaker

  • Photo by Karl Schoemaker.

  • Photo by Karl Schoemaker.

  • Photo by Karl Schoemaker.

Getting to Grips with Photography

4 Two-Hour Evening Lessons
Over 4 Consecutive Weeks
3 Assignments

with Karl Schoemaker

This photography course is highly collaborative. Through practical assignments and professional feedback, you’ll learn how to take better photographs. You’ll experiment with camera angles, light, composition, subject matter and more to discover – for yourself – the fundamental ingredients of a great photograph.

This is not a technical course. You should have a basic understanding of camera controls so that you are able to benefit fully from the course content.

4 Two-Hour Evening Lessons. Over 4 Consecutive Weeks. 3 Assignments.

Only six people per class

Course Outline:

Week 1
Getting to know your camera
Basic camera controls, and exposure
Assignment 1

Week 2
Assignment criteria and feedback
What makes a photograph?
Insight into subject matter, composition, lighting, framing, and colour versus black and white.
Assignment 2: Photographic Journey, as per prepared map.

Week 3
Assignment criteria and feedback
How to improve your images, making your images standout via use of lighting, composition, depth of field, etc.
Assignment 3: Photographic Journey, as per prepared map.

Week 4
Assignment criteria and feedback.
Open discussion and Q&A

Fees: R1950

Call Karl on 082 827 8321

Getting to Grips with Photography

4 Two-Hour Evening Lessons
Over 4 Consecutive Weeks
3 Assignments

with Karl Schoemaker

This photography course is highly collaborative. Through practical assignments and professional feedback, you’ll learn how to take better photographs. You’ll experiment with camera angles, light, composition, subject matter and more to discover – for yourself – the fundamental ingredients of a great photograph.

This is not a technical course. You should have a basic understanding of camera controls so that you are able to benefit fully from the course content.

4 Two-Hour Evening Lessons. Over 4 Consecutive Weeks. 3 Assignments.

Only six people per class

Course Outline:

Week 1
Getting to know your camera
Basic camera controls, and exposure
Assignment 1

Week 2
Assignment criteria and feedback
What makes a photograph?
Insight into subject matter, composition, lighting, framing, and colour versus black and white.
Assignment 2: Photographic Journey, as per prepared map.

Week 3
Assignment criteria and feedback
How to improve your images, making your images standout via use of lighting, composition, depth of field, etc.
Assignment 3: Photographic Journey, as per prepared map.

Week 4
Assignment criteria and feedback.
Open discussion and Q&A

Fees: R1950

Call Karl on 082 827 8321

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