Photography Course

 PHOTOGRAPHY MODULES

1.BASIC COURSE IN DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

2.PROFESSIONAL COURSE IN DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

3.FASHION/MODEL PHOTOGRAPHY

4.MAKEUP PHOTOGRAPHY & EDITING(PS)

5.DOCUMENTARY & STREET PHOTOGRAPHY

6.EDITING AND RETOUCHING in Adobe Photoshop(PS)

7.EDITING AND RETOUCHING In Adobe Lightroom(LR)

8.ADVANCED LIGHTING

9.BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

10.ART OF DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY (ALL COURSES)

 

Course Module

1.BASIC COURSE IN DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY:

Introduction to Shooting and Framing using Digital Single Lens Reflex Camera
Composure & Composition
On-Camera Flash/Strobe
How DSLR Camera’s work
Aperture and Shutter understanding
Rule of Thirds
Depth of Field
Focus
Lenses and their functions
Creative Intent

2.PROFESSIONAL COURSE IN DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY:

Manual Photography
International Standard Organisation (ISO) settings
Shutter Speed
Aperture Control
Exposure
White Balance
Rule of Thirds
Manual Depth of Field
Manual Focus
Shooting with a Tripod
Shooting with Shutter alone
Capturing images with Aperture alone
Silhouettes
Angular Photography and Viewing

3. FASHION/MODEL PHOTOGRAPHY:

Introduction to Fashion Photography
Basics of Fashion Photography
Creative directing of Models
Outdoor and Indoor Photoshoots
Choosing outfits that best suits Artistic/Creative Intent
Creating a Glam team (Makeup artist,Fashion stylist,Assistant)
Choosing appropriate Makeup to suit an Outfit/Attire
Creating the illusion of height in Models
Color Separation
Rule of Thirds

4. MAKEUP PHOTOGRAPHY AND EDITING

Ideal Photographic Background for Makeup Artistry
Focus Techniques to best reveal key features of Makeup
Angles to Photograph the Model/Talent from for best Portfolio results
Extra Closeups
Cropping and Framing
Lighting and how to illuminate the subject
Editing on Ps
Spots and Pimple Removal
Blending and Smoothing of skin

5. DOCUMENTARY AND STREET PHOTOGRAPHY

Photographing subjects incognito (Without being spotted)
Shooting Locals of a District/Environ
Environmental Portraiture
Ground truthing and researching for documentation
Getting an international audience to view your projects
How to plan and execute a Documentary 
How to tell a compelling visual story with images and Photographs
Branches of Documentary Photograpy

6.EDITING AND RETOUCHING IN ADOBE PHOTOSHOP (PS)

Selections
Levels
Opacity
Vibrance
High Dynamic Range (HDR)
Colour Separation 
Saturation Control
Black and White Imagery
Sharpening
Smoothing
Photo Manipulation
Basic Retouching
Photo Insertion
Layers
Dodge & Burn
Cloning

7. EDITING AND RETOUCHNG IN ADOBE LIGHTROOM (LR)

Creating Vignettes
Sharpening Images
Changing color temperature in an image
Vibrance and Color control
Hue Change
Tint a Photograph
Brighten an image

8. ADVANCED LIGHTING/STUDIO LIGHTING

Types of Studio Lighting
Equipment used for Studio Lighting
3 Point Lighting and how to achieve a 3 Point Lighting Setup
Learning to Sync Triggers with Slaves and Master Lights
Creating soft Light and Hard Lighting
Silhouettes and the science of creating a unique Light Signature
Balancing Ambient Light with Strobe Lights

9.BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 

Creating a website for your Photography Portfolios
How to get clients online and over the internet
How to you social media to create conversations and views on your works
How to create a network of other creative people you will need
Getting your work discovered

10. ART OF DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY (ALL COURSES)

This is a carefully crafted course designed to have ALL the modules above taught for individuals looking to be on a professional level with their photography and actually turn it into a business.