The Basic Photography Course is the foundation module for anyone with minimal knowledge in the technical and aesthetic aspects of photography. You will learn the basics of photography and progress through to the stage where you can use your camera confidently and creatively. This course is conducted over 5 workshops in conjunction with 3 field trips where participants will have the opportunity to put their new skills into practice under the supervision of their instructor.

Since the course is divided into topics and it runs throughout the year, should you miss any workshop or field trip, you are welcome to join another session at a later date at no
extra cost.

For more information please do not hesitate to call me at 3272 443 (between

Course Fee + Notes $180
Commencement Date 23rd Feb, Saturday
5:00pm - 6:30pm
once a week every Saturday
Venue 82 Tiong Poh Road, #04-23
Near Tiong Baruh Market


1st Workshop
An introduction to shutter speed & aperture
Which camera and lenses
Basic compositional skills

2nd Workshop
Controlling depth of field
Camera care and maintenance
Which mini lab?
Exposure settings and exposure compensation

3rd Workshop
The art of night photography
Choosing the right lens
How to use monopods and tripods
Exposure compensatiion

1st Field Trip
Night Photography Field Trip

4th Workshop
Landscape and travel photography
Creative use of filters
Introduction to b&w photography
Choosing the right film

2nd Field Trip 2
(venue TBA)

3rd field trip
Little India

5th Workshop
How to mount and present your photos
Film storage and archival systems
Final Review
Photo submission

About the Photographer
Ken has been involved in photography since 1991Trained in Australia, he has a diploma in Applied Photographic Technology as well as a degree in communications where he majored in photography. Apart from being a freelance photographer in various commercial assignments, he also gained valuable experience with the Newcastle Herald, The Maitland Mercury (Australian newspapers) as well as with The Straits Times.

A certificate of participation will be given to participants who completes at least 80% of the course.

How To Register
Registration must be accompanied with full fees. Registration is accepted on a first come
first served basis.

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Please send your cheque addressed to
Black Box Photography
and registration form to
82 Tiong Poh Road, #04-23, 160 082


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