3rd January 2005, 07:08 PM
Digital Basic Photography(starting on 26 Jan 2005)
In view of the trend in digital photography, this is a course definitely not to be missed.
DIGITAL BASIC PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE
Discover the joy of photography, touted as the world’s most popular hobby. This course is specially designed for digital camera users. Students are not required to purchase any cameras until after the first lesson when briefed by the instructor. Beside the basic theory and fundamental knowledge, you will be trained to develop a creative approach to capture images with impact. The modular course enables the students to be well rounded in photographic skills and knowledge in other fields like night, studio, digital and travel. Students will also benefit from the experience from the different instructors in the 7 modules. Upon completion of the course, the students are required to submit a portfolio of 6 pictures for assessment. A course certificate will be issued to students who clear the assessment.
Duration : 12 weeks, 2 hours per session
Course Fee : S$144 (member), S$244 (non-member)
Language : English/Mandarin
Pre-requisite : None
Instructors : Edward Cheong, Steven Yee, Darren Tong, Goh Kim Hui,
Jane Chua, Hui Man Yan
Module 1 lesson 1: (Edward)
Types of cameras (compact, SLR, medium format)
Digital versus film cameras
Types of lenses
What is focal length?
Digital media and file types
CCD versus CMOS
Module 1 lesson 2: (Edward)
What is Shutter speed?
What is aperture?
What is exposure?
Types of metering system
Depth of field
Composition (Rule of thirds)
Module 2 lesson 1: (Steven Yee)
Revision on Module 1 Lesson 2
Module 2 lesson 2: (Steven Yee)
What is your objectives in photography?
Titles in photography
Techniques (panning, use of frame, differential focusing, backlight, silhoutte)
Module 2 Lesson 3: (Steven Yee)
Module 2 Lesson 4: (Steven Yee)
Branches/specialisation in photography
Mounting for assessment
Types of paper
Module 3 Lesson 1: (Steven Yee)
Digital Darkroom equipment and setup (Digital workflow)
Basic tools in photoshop
Conversion to B/W
Module 3 Lesson 2: (Edward Cheong)
Resizing of image
Preparing the file for printing
Making portfolio album
Module 4: (Hui Man Yan)
Travel and Creative Photography
The art of seeing
Things to note for travel
Module 5: (Jane Chua)
Use of reflectors
Studio equipment and setup
Types of lighting techniques
Module 6: (Goh Kim Hui)
Night Photography outing
Module 7: (Goh Kim Hui)
Monitor and printer Calibrating for better colour accuracy
Anyone interested can e-mail Diane/Kellyn at firstname.lastname@example.org
5th January 2005, 11:07 PM
6th January 2005, 04:38 PM
Originally Posted by rickygck
It is held on every wed.(7.30-9.30pm)
If you are unable to make it on certain wed, you can attend a make-up lesson.
6th January 2005, 06:55 PM
7th January 2005, 03:08 PM
How Do I Go About Registering?
Please advise the registration process. Do I need to place a deposit and where will the lessons be held? Thanks!
7th January 2005, 03:27 PM
I think the course is held at PSS, I think you might get a better answer by visiting PSS.
7th January 2005, 03:35 PM
Digital Photography Course
It's very simple just call up PSS @ 63343361 to look for the administrator Diane/Kellyn.
Originally Posted by kaira428
7th January 2005, 08:26 PM
Eh....blurblock....sollie har...PSS = ?
Originally Posted by blurblock
7th January 2005, 08:39 PM
PSS = Photographic Society of Singapore. Check out its website at http://www.pss1950.org/
Originally Posted by tzemeng