Wildlife photography - Sand Cat

Wildlife photography - Sand Cat

Wildlife photography - Sand Cat

35mm Photography: The Basics




Course Outline


      The basics can be learned in about 3 sessions.  Each session is about 3 hours.   Digital images will be used to teach concepts and reinforce the material in the lectures.  Time will be taken during each session to answer any questions that may arise; this is to assure that you understand the material in the course.  Our classes are one-on-one so we can easily answer all of your questions and cover anything you want.  You get to gear the class to exactly what you want to learn.  The lesson plan below is a basic guide to the concepts taught. 


Lesson 1

  • Course Overview

  • Basic Functions of a Camera

  • Shutter Speed

  • Aperture/F Stop

  • Exposure

  • Histograms

 Lesson 2

  • Exposure cont.

  • General Rules of Composition (What makes a  good photograph good)

  • Depth of Field

 Lesson 3

  • Filters

  • Lenses

  • Flash

  • Review

  • Answer Questions (cameras, films, etc., what camera should I buy?)



Please call for pricing for the Basic 35mm Photography class.  973-632-8635

I have compressed a lot of material into this course.  We cover as much or more than in the typical 10 week, 1-hour per week, adult education course.  Private classes make this possible.  I guarantee you will learn how to use your camera and improve your photography!  Check out the testimonials on the previous page or contact me for prior students you can contact.  Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns.  


Schedule & Location

Classes are taught throughout the year depending upon the number of students available.  Please call: (973) 632-8635  for availability, starting dates, and any other questions you may have. 

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