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WORKSHOPS AND COURSES FOR BEGINNERS
About the Workshop
This is an introductory course/workshop to photography which will help you to understand the technical aspects of the medium, how to work with your camera and its basic settings. The course will suit amateurs as well as those who already have photographic skills and wishing to strengthen their knowledge of photography. Our course is tailored especially for people who want to start their journey with photography. In small groups of photography enthusiasts like you, you will not only discover raw facts but we will also show you in practice how you can take much better pictures, with instructions and advices from our professional photographer.
I believe my course is the best way to learn photography directly from the photos you take and I guarantee 100% to know the secrets to help you take great and powerful images.
PART TWO: PRACTICE & LIGHTROOM
PART ONE: INTRODUCTION
Meet your camera
Types of lenses and how to use them for the correct style of photography
Exposure, aperture, shutter speed, ISO – What are they and how to use them.
The most important settings in your camera
White balance – Why is it so important
Working with RAW format
How to compose your photographs – most important rules
Golden Light – What does it mean?
Working with M – Manual Mode
Why is it good to break the rules
Introduction to Post Production in Adobe Lightroom
WHAT YOU WILL NEED DURING THE COURSE
Digital Camera with Manual setting and RAW format (if you are not sure about it, just ask us)
Memory card and full battery in your camera.
Laptop (only for "ABC in Post production in Lightroom")
The will to learn and have fun!
PART THREE: ABC in POST PRODUCTION IN LIGHTROOM
ABC in LIGHTROOM CONTENT
- Introduction to post-production in Lightroom Classic
- Differences between LR Classic CC and LR CC
- Raw vs Jpeg files
- Organised Lightroom Workflow
- Folder systems
- Importing Photos
- Picture selection: Flagging, Star ratings and Colour Labelling
- Develop module
- Global and Local editing
- Tonal and Colour Adjustments
- Range Masking
- conversion to Black and White and editing in B&W
- Sharpening masks
- Noise Reduction
- Lens and perspective Correction
- View and sort options
- Keywording for tagging, searching and sorting
- Metadata settings
- Exporting Photos
- Import and Export Presets
- Adding Watermarks
- Develop presets
- Adding Copyright info