Become a Better Photographer Part I

Rapid Skillz

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  • Short course
  • Beginner
  • Online
  • Duração:
    3 Months
  • Quando:
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See results today! 50 photography tips for taking amazing photos with your DSLR, Mirrorless or compact camera. A set of over 50 video tutorials of photography tips and tricks, each one demonstrates one specific DSLR or compact camera photography tip. This course is aimed at amateur photographers from beginners through to enthusiasts. Photography training that works. See immediate improvements in your photos. Easy to follow and understand, with a fun teaching style. All boring bits removed (well, most of them anyway!). These DSLR photography tips for beginners deal with a wide range of subjects and surprisingly, some of the more powerful tips are completely non-technical in nature. There are several FREE photography training videos that you can try out first, watch them and see for yourself just how good some of these DSLR photography tips and tricks are.

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Quais são os objetivos da formação?

The course aims to enable understudies to: Explain basic camera settings, To show how an understanding of light and composition is worth more to you than a whole bagful of camera accessories, Raise awareness of the possibilities for taking great photos, To demonstrate easy ways of taking amazing outdoor portraits, To show some great ways of getting better landscape photos, To provide tips on getting better flash photos indoors, To show how to take better photos in specific environments (e.g snow, indoors by a window etc...), To help understand image quality, resolution and the different camera types, To realise the great potential you have for becoming a great photographer.

Requisitos: Any type of camera will be suitable for this course. Some lectures covering the same topic are duplicated so that they can be DSLR or compact camera specific. Even though nearly all the tips are easy, as with any other skill, the more you practise the better you’ll become! Enthusiasm always helps!


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O que se aprende nesse curso?

PR training


This Course Consist of the following contents -1.Beginner camera settings (important info used in subsequent lectures) -Use the Exposure Triangle to understand exposure and get out of the Auto mode, Lens apertures, learn about one of the most important camera settings, The basics of shutter speed, The ISO setting, what is it and what’s it for? Exposure Compensation, why you sometimes need to darken or lighten your images, How to turn your flash on / off, and why you should know how! 2.More advance camera settings -Aperture & depth of field - start getting creative (DSLRs), Choose the right shutter speeds to avoid camera shake & get sharper photos, Scene modes & depth of field (Compact cameras), Use your histogram to nail the exposure for those important images. Five Tips for tack sharp focussing. 3.Improve your images with natural lighting -Top Shade, the professional’s portrait lighting, Dealing with the sun when taking a portrait, Direction of light and the effect it has on your photos, Get nice blue skies in your photos and avoid white skies, How to retain the ambient light of a nicely lit room Window, Better indoor portraits using window light - pt 1 of 2, Better indoor portraits using window light - pt 2 of 2, Create a great look using backlighting, How to improve your natural light portraits using a reflector. 4.Improve your images using better composition -Use the rule of thirds for improved composition. Better composition using diagonal lines Leading Lines. Use ‘Leading Lines’ to create more dramatic images. Use repeating patterns for more impact. Improve your composition using the ‘frame within a frame’ trick. Blur the background for more impact (DSLRs). Blur the background to isolate your subject (Compact Cameras). Don’t let cluttered backgrounds ruin your portraits. Improve your portraits using unusual backgrounds. Improve your portraits using nature’s own abstract backgrounds. 5.Tips on posing for portraits -Flatter your individual subject with these full length posing tips, Family or small group poses - Pt I Standing poses, Family or small group poses - Pt II Seated poses, Individual natural and relaxed female poses, Ideas for photographing children, Pt I - 4 months, Ideas for photographing children, Pt II - 9 months. 6.Landscapes and scenery -Landscape photography tips, a walkthough with Barbara, How to take better photos in the snow. 7.Flash photography -Better results using an external flashgun, Pt I - Bouncing the flash, Better flash portraits using an external flashgun, Pt II - More creative portraits, Better results using your cameras’ built-in flash, Pt I - soften the shadows, Better results using your cameras’ built-in flash, Pt II - get a more pleasing background. 8.Information and tips on using Lenses -General tips on camera lenses, variable/fixed apertures, fast/slow, what are prime lenses? Lens focal length, Pt I – Perspective, Lens focal length, Pt II - ’Field of View’. Lens focal length, Pt III - ’Depth of Field’. 9.Other general techniques -How the ’half press of the shutter’ technique can improve your picture taking, How to easily create a stunning online slide show in minutes, How to take photos of fireworks, Use the fashion photographer’s perspective trick for longer, A neat idea for a fun, dramatic portrait. 10.How to take a really flattering Profile or PR photo -Take a more flattering PR or Profile photo - Basic technique using using ’Top Shade’. Take a more flattering Profile or PR photo - Refining the basic profile or PR image. 11.Which digital camera to buy next -The myth of megapixels, image resolution and quality. Which camera should I buy next, there’s so many to choose from!

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This Course is Made for students and You’re going to become a better photographer and learn how to take more creative, and dramatic photos.