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Basic and Advanced Fundamentals of Photography

Basic and Advanced Fundamentals of Photography

Conducted by: Sudhir Shivaram

Duration: 6-month of subscription

Fees:2500 2250 + Taxes
  • About Course

    If you want to be a better photographer and move away from taking images to making images, then this online photography course is for you.

    This photography course deals with the 3 key pillars of photography to help you achieve that. The 4th pillar is covered as a separate course.

    • Subject Knowledge
    • Fundamental Concepts of Photography including White Balance, Exposure Triangle, Metering and Focusing along with the art of composition.
    • Photography Equipment and Shooting Techniques.
    • Basics of Post Processing (covered as a separate course)

    This online photography course is for any beginner who has just purchased a camera and has started photography.

    It is recommended to have your camera with you when you go through the course. This photography tutorial is not limited to only wildlife photography, but is applicable to any genre of photography.

    At the end of this course you will be able to start visualizing what you want to shoot, what kind of settings you need to have for that and start making some amazing images.

    You will start seeing improvement in your images.

    This course is suitable for anyone irrespective of whether he is a novice or a seasoned photographer. The course is in simple English and  uses direct teaching styles. It provides practical field tips

  • Topics

    Lesson 1: Welcome & Introduction

    Lesson 2: Subject Knowledge

    Lesson 3: White Balance

    • What is White Balance
    • Custom White Balance
    • Practical - White Balance for Outdoors
    • Practical - White Balance for Subject in Shade
    • Practical - White Balance for Diffused Light

    Lesson 4: Exposure Triangle - Shutter Speed, Aperture and ISO

    • What is Stop Value
    • Understanding Shutter Speed
    • Understanding Aperture
    • Understanding ISO
    • How to determine MAX Usable ISO
    • Theory of Reciprocity
    • Practical - Low Light Photography using Reciprocity
    • Practical - Shutter Speed and Reciprocity
    • Practical - Why I use Aperture Priority
    • Practical - Exposure for Rain Photography
    • Practical - Understanding Depth of Field
    • Practical - Depth of Field and Reciprocity
    • Practical - Using Shutter Priority Mode
    • Practical - Using Manual Exposure Mode

    Lesson 5: Understanding Camera Metering

    • Incident and Reflective Light Metering
    • Understanding Zonal System
    • Spot Metering and Exposure Compensation
    • Conclusion of Spot Metering
    • Evaluative / Matrix / Segment Metering
    • Partial and Centre Weighted Average Metering
    • Understanding Histogram
    • Practical - Evaluative Metering
    • Practical - Spot Vs Evaluative/Matrix Metering
    • Practical - Using Spot Metering in Field
    • Practical - Understanding Metering for Spotlight Effect
    • What Shooting and Metering Mode to use when

    Lesson 6: Understanding Focusing

    • All About Auto Focus
    • Understanding Focusing Points
    • Understanding Focusing Modes
    • Practical - Understanding Focusing Points & Modes

    Lesson 7: Art of Composition

    • Introduction to Composition
    • Understanding Lighting
    • Rule of Thirds
    • Vertical v/s Horizontal Composition
    • Distractions in Composition
    • Angle of Shot
    • Complementary Foreground and Background
    • Catchlight in Your Subject
    • Head Turn Of Your Subject

    Lesson 8: Shooting Techniques

    • Introduction to shooting techniques
    • Using a Tripod
    • Using a Monopod
    • Using Bean Bag and Panning Pod
    • Handheld Shooting

    Lesson 9: Pre Visualization putting everything together

    • Previsualization 1
    • Previsualization

    Lesson 10: Conclusion

  • Course Features

    The lessons are in the form of recorded videos which can be accessed 24/7 online during entire course duration on https://www.sudhirshivaramphotography.com/online-photography-courses/

  • Course Activation

    On successful registration and payment, the Course Partner will contact you with details (Link, Login, Password, Instructions, etc) for activating and accessing the course.

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