31st January 2005, 06:10 PM
Digital Basic Photography(starts on 23 Feb 2005)
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
Keen? Do drop us an e-mail at email@example.com
31st January 2005, 06:17 PM
can i just sign up for just a few modules?? Becoz i'm just interested in a few of the modules...
6th February 2005, 12:42 PM
The course comes as a package and at present, the Society has no provisions for participants to sign up for selected modules.
Originally Posted by sawnwink
However, we are sure you will benefit and learn something.
6th February 2005, 04:02 PM
Originally Posted by sawnwink
do not hesitate to give us a call at 63343361 if you have any additional enquires.