Photography workshop for beginners

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  • Photography Workshop John Pheasant IAPP Sunday 21 February 11 am 12 noon

  • Photography for Beginners

    Ge@ng to know you

    Photography: the basics

    PracDcal

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  • Ge@ng to know you

    Have you started taking photos?

    What do you like to photograph?

    What camera do you use?

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  • Photography: the basics Exposure

    PainDng with light

    The canvas: film or digital

    What is exposure?

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  • Photography: the basics Exposure

    How does a camera work to record a photo?

    Aperture

    ShuOer Sensor

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  • Photography: the basics Exposure

    The human eye and the camera

    Bright and dark Over exposure: too bright Under exposure: too dark Correct exposure

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  • Exposure Too bright: clipped areas

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  • Exposure Too bright: clipped areas

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  • Exposure Too dark: blocked areas

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  • Exposure Light and lighDng: Dps

    Landscapes in bright light If possible, shoot away from the sun Reduce sky area

    Portraits in bright light Put the subject in semi-shade

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  • Exposure Shoot away from the sun Reduce sky area

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  • Exposure Portraits: use semi-shade

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  • Exposure Shade is good for colours

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  • Exposure Light and lighDng: Dps

    Indoors

    Avoid shooDng towards windows

    Use side light from windows and doors

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  • Exposure Avoid shooDng towards windows

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  • Exposure Avoid shooDng towards windows

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  • Exposure Use side light from windows/doors

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  • Exposure Use side light from windows/doors

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  • Photography: the basics ComposiDon

    PosiDoning you subject

    The rule of thirds

    Horizons

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  • Photography: the basics ComposiDon

    PosiDoning you subject Not always in the centre

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  • Photography: the basics ComposiDon

    The rule of thirds Placing your subject at the intersecDons

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  • Photography: the basics ComposiDon

    The rule of thirds Placing your subject at the intersecDons Copyright Benjamin Clancy

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  • Photography: the basics ComposiDon

    The rule of thirds Placing your subject at the intersecDons Copyright Sam Brailey

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  • Photography: the basics ComposiDon

    Horizons

    One third up or down the frame

    In the centre if you have reflecDons in water

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  • Photography: the basics ComposiDon

    Horizons One third up or down the frame

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  • Photography: the basics ComposiDon Horizons

    One third up or down the frame

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  • Photography: the basics ComposiDon Horizons

    In the centre if you have reflecDons in water

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  • PracDcal

    Lets get you taking photos!

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