Autumn 2018 Workshops at The Munster Arms Hotel, Bandon, Co. Cork


October/ November 2018: Creative Digital Photography for Beginners

6-week course. Evenings from 7-9pm.

October 23rd, 30th, November 6th,  13th, 18th and 20th, 2018 at the Munster Arms Hotel, Bandon, Co. Cork

Learn how to use your digital SLR camera to make beautiful and creative photographs with experienced teacher, visual artist and photographer Mick Holly.

In this course the student will learn how to use their digital SLR Camera for creative photography. Camera and photography basics such as shooting in Manual mode, creative use of shutter and aperture, understanding light, and digital organisation and post production will be covered. The student will work on a small creative project during the course which will be ultimately printed and presented in class. Students will be provided with notes for each class. A digital mirrorless or SLR Camera is required.

Week 1: Digital SLR Camera basics, understanding your camera’s functions, exposure modes, creative use of shutter speed and aperture

Week 2: Understanding light, depth of field and basic portrait photography

Week 3: Understanding the lens, nighttime, flash and low-light photography,

Week 4: Composing a photograph and creative use of colour. Understanding the digital image.

Week 5: Project photography, how to create a photo series, ways to get people to see your photographs.

Week 5.1: Field Trip

Week 6: Downloading, cataloging and digitally adjusting your images, creating a slideshow of your images for web use, project presentation

Expect creativity, fun and one-on-one tuition.

Cost: €90. Places are limited to 12 participants per course.

Contact 023 886 9012/ 083 124 9311/ for questions and to book your place

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