Verwood U3A Digital Camera Forum
Introduction to Digital Photography A one term introductory module covering the topics below. Every Monday from September to December 10.30-12.00 No prior knowledge of photography is assumed for the programme. It is designed to give an understanding of the science and art of photography. You do not need a sophisticated camera to attend but any camera over which you have some choice over what the camera does will be helpful. This short course will be the ideal pre-cursor to joining the Verwood U3A Digital Camera Forum Group if you want to develop your skills, knowledge and confidence first. Cameras and their functionality. Understanding Exposure Understanding the terminology of photography Scene Modes on the camera How to take control of the camera Useful additional equipment Which Lens or zoom setting to use Lighting Control Natural & Artificial Being Creative Travel Photography Taking Portraits Close-up photography Photo Editing (Introduction) Presenting the image