absolute beginners

PRICE . $ 190

Own a great camera and don’t know what to do with it? Or want to learn about photography but have no clue. This is your course. This class has been designed for the promising photographer who has very little or no knowledge of camera operations and terms. The lessons are slow placed and translated into simple and understandable terms.

TOPICS

  • Learning your camera’s controls

  • How to use shutter speeds and aperture

  • How to use the built in meter; metering methods

  • ISO, White Balance, Focus

  • Determining your exposure

  • Composition

  • What to do with the images in the camera and how to print.

FORMAT

Absolute Beginners include 6 hours of instruction in total.

(4 hours in-class and 2 hour field trip in the 3rd session)

PRE-REQ’s

Digital SLR or any point & shoot camera that can shoot in manual mode (”M”).

 


beginners digital DSLR 101

PRICE . $ 190

Have a good eye when taking pictures but they just aren’t coming out, on paper, the way you wanted or the way you pictured. This beginner’s course will show you the basics of how to take a great photograph.  Learn how to use your camera on manual or automatic function and learn the understanding between shutter speeds, f-stops, ISO settings and how to use them to have complete creative control over your images. Learn the basics of all camera operations and functions and become familiar with photography terms, learn how to take great photos off of the automatic function.

TOPICS

  • Composition

  • Exposure (Aperture / Shutter Speed / ISO)

  • Key camera settings

  • What to do with the images in the camera and how to print

  • Practical field trip (third class is 100% devoted to shooting and putting the principles we learned into practice)

FORMAT

Beginners include 6 hours of instruction in total.

(4 hours in-class and 2 hour field trip in the 3rd session)

PRE-REQ’s

Digital SLR or any point & shoot camera that can shoot in manual mode (”M”).

 


intermediate digital DSLR

PRICE . $220

Get serious with your photography.

Learn from a working professional about techniques and tricks that you won’t find in books. Through lecture, discussion and critique, you’ll leave the class with the ability to manage your own digital system from capture to print.

TOPICS

  • Review of intro topics (Exposure / White Balance / ISO)

  • More advanced camera settings (Metering, Custom WB, AF modes, shooting  modes)

  • Other intermediate creative techniques (panning)

  • Lighting (how to handle difficult lighting scenarios)

  • Flash (on camera and external) final picture

FORMAT

All Intermediate classes include 6 hours of instruction.

(4 hours of in-class lecture and 2 hour field trip in the 2nd session)

PRE-REQ’s

DSLR camera (Digital Single Lens Reflex).

Students should be comfortable shooting in manual mode.

Students should have completed a beginners photography course or equivalent.

WorkshopsTitle

beginners crash course

For the photographer who wants to learn how to use their Digital SLR Camera. Learn the basics of the camera and its functions, composition and taking fabulous pictures.

A digital SLR camera is highly recommended for these sessions. 

Please bring a fully charged camera battery, empty memory card and your camera manual.

If you cancel or cannot make the course for any reason, the fees are NON-REFUNDABLE!! If I hold another course in the future, half of your fees may go towards that next course. There are no guarantees that there will be spots available for future courses for those that have canceled so your fee maybe forfeited.

PRICE . $85 / CLASS SIZE . 12 / TIME . 3 hrs

 


yummy mummy

Photo class just for moms. In this class, we will work on all the tricks to take beautiful pictures of your kids and family.  Other topics include composition, lighting, flash and printing. A digital DSLR camera is highly recommended for these sessions. 

Please bring a fully charged camera battery, empty memory card and your camera manual.

If you cancel or cannot make the course for any reason, the fees are NON-REFUNDABLE!! If I hold another course in the future, half of your fees may go towards that next course. There are no guarantees that there will be spots available for future courses for those that have canceled so your fee maybe forfeited.

PRICE . $85CLASS SIZE . 12 / TIME . 3 hrs

 


photo daddy-O  

A class just for dads that want to learn more about their cameras, how it works and how to take pictures in different situations. Other topics include the flash, lighting and editing. A digital DSLR camera is highly recommended for these sessions. 

Please bring a fully charged camera battery, empty memory card and your camera manual.

If you cancel or cannot make the course for any reason, the fees are NON-REFUNDABLE!! If I hold another course in the future, half of your fees may go towards that next course. There are no guarantees that there will be spots available for future courses for those that have canceled so your fee maybe forfeited.

PRICE . $85CLASS SIZE . 12 / TIME . 3 hrs

 


compact camera

A fun workshop for those who want to know more about compact digital cameras. Learn about the camera’s functions and capabilities to making beautiful photographs. 

Please bring a fully charged camera battery, empty memory card and your camera manual.

If you cancel or cannot make the course for any reason, the fees are NON-REFUNDABLE!! If I hold another course in the future, half of your fees may go towards that next course. There are no guarantees that there will be spots available for future courses for those that have canceled so your fee maybe forfeited.

PRICE . $85CLASS SIZE . 12 / TIME . 3 hrs

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To register call 403.547.3617 or email at josie@jchuphotography.com