GET READY TO LEVEL UP
Whether in the studio or in the streets,
learn the techniques to take stunning photographs!
Welcome to the world of photography! This introductory course is crafted to give you strong bases of the essential knowledge needed to capture your dream images. We start by delving into how cameras work, as well as the wide palette of lenses available depending on the subject and look that you want. Next you will learn about one of the core photography rules – the exposure triangle. Finally – learn to see the surrounding light in a whole new way and get into the mindset of a photographer.
In this course you will start by learning to master your shutter speed – which will allow to you to freeze action or create dreamy worlds where time slowed down. Next is mastering your aperture – which allows you to isolate your subject from its surroundings or create images filled with more details. We then move onto learning about white balance and how to use recognize and adjust to the surrounding natural light.
The Beginner II course starts with learning about the wonderful world of film photography. With all the different film stocks (each with their different look and feel) and the variety of processing techniques (to twist the effects further) – you will be able to create images that no digital cameras can replicate. Learn about the myriad of filters and the basics of color theory and how each interact with another. Finally – discover the dramatic world of black and white photography.
In this course you will learn about artificial lights and how to use them to control or complement the natural surrounding lights. While nowadays screens are everywhere, photos look their best when they are printed. Which is why the next lesson teaches you the important differences between screens and print, and how to get your photos to look perfect when they are on paper. Lastly take your photos to the studio to discover how to get complete control over your lighting.
In this course you will learn how to gain full control of changing the color and intensity of your natural light by using portable flashes. Take a deeper look into color theory and how to bring certain colors can pair, contrast, or accent other colors in your composition. Next discover the exciting (almost alien-like at times) world of macro photography. Finally push your images further in the studio by learning new techniques with light modifiers, gels and reflectors.
Now that you have a strong grasp of the basics, the Advanced courses are designed to bring together that knowledge and give you the ability to mix techniques to create new looks. Start by learning how to light, direct and shoot portraits, both in studio and outdoors environments. Next learn to push the limit of black and white dramatic feel of photography. Finally, learn the basic commercial techniques of how to light products in studio.
In this course we take a deep look at the world of colour. How do colours play against one another? We will find answers by analyzing the work of the grand masters of not only photography but also fine art. With this new outlook we will learn some interesting techniques used in abstract photography, as well as looking into setting and posing for portraiture.
The professional are available to those who want to master specific techniques on certain subjects and styles. The list of possible classes includes:
- Fashion photography
- Food styling photography
- Wedding photography
- Maternity photography
- Pet photography
- Large & small product photography
- Architectural photography
- Nude photography
- Landscape photography
- Wildlife photography
- Abstract photography
- Street photography
- and many more…