Photography – DSLR Intermediate
If you have completed the Photography - DSLR lntroduction course and wish to explore more of the technical features of your equipment, this course is the next step. Bring your camera to each session or, if you do not have your own, the college has a limited number of cameras but you will need to book one.
Who is this course for
Those who have completed the Photography - DSLR Introduction course and wish to explore more of the technical features of your equipment, this course is the next step. Bring your camera to each session or, if you do not have your own, the college has a limited number of cameras but you will need to book one.
What does this course cover
Control exposure by using fully manual settings and use the histogram to assess exposure. Use manual focus and f-stops to control depth of field and achieve sharpness. Control colour casts using white balance settings under different lighting conditions. Take photographs using live view mode. Work with and compare RAW and JPEG file formats.
What will it be like
Demonstration using Smartboard through computer-linked projectors, exposition and discussion. One-to-one and Group work. Through tutor-guidance and hands-on experience, the completion of the course objectives.+ Ongoing monitoring of students' work including questions, observation and tasks. Start and End of class student self-assessment/achievement tick sheet
What else do you need to buy or do
Your own DSLR camera or book one at Reception when you enrol.+ As much practice as possible to reinforce learning. This may be at home or elsewhere or from homework given by the tutor.
What this course could lead to
This could lead to a range of courses at Mary Ward Centre such a Photoshop and other graphics programmes.
Studenst could also enrol on to Photography - Digital Saturdays courses. This is a chance for you to set aside time to learn the practical and creative use of the camera. Create a portfolio of work as you increase your knowledge of digital photography week by week. Also learn from others and share your ideas and techniques. The course will make use of the fantastic photographic opportunities offered by our Central London location at the week-end.You will need to have your own camera and have some experience of using it.
It can also lead to more advanced courses and diplomas(depending on existing qualifications) at other colleges
I've been to many Centres to study in London and the Mary Ward Centre is one of the nicest I've studied in.MWC student
This course has concessions available for people who meet certain criteria
Got a Question about this Course?
Contact The Departmental Administrator.
Why come to Mary Ward Centre?
Mary Ward Centre is the adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable.
Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’