2018 Workshops at Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre

To book, contact Uillinn, West Cork Arts Centre at (028) 22090 or info@westcorkartscentre.com

September 2018: Creative Digital Photography for Beginners, 6- Week Course

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

Sep 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, Oct 2nd and 9th 2018 at Uillinn, West Cork Arts Centre

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.

 

To book, contact Uillinn, West Cork Arts Centre at (028) 22090 or info@westcorkartscentre.com

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