Photography Workshop – Digital Camera Basics – Part 1

Photography Workshop – Digital Camera Basics – Part 1

Course Details

Learn how to get off auto and get to grips with your digital camera and start taking control of your photography.  You will look at the key menu options and basic camera settings. No prior knowledge is required.

At the end of this workshop you will have a better feel for your camera’s switches, buttons and menus.

This workshop will help you develop a basic understanding of light, camera functions/settings such as white balance, scene modes, automatic and semi-automatic shooting modes, along with the use of the Histogram, metering and focusing options.

Course handouts will be available to assist you to practise the tools and techniques you learn at home.

Information & Support

You will be taught by mean of practical demonstration and hands-on experience.

Please bring a notebook and pen, your digital camera, memory card(s) and fully charged batteries and charger as well as your camera instruction manual.  Please also bring a packed lunch.

A variety of photography workshops and courses are offered throughout the year offering the learners the opportunity to further develop their skills.

Available dates and locations

Code Location Date Time Cost Contact
Code: LNAC2701SP Location: New Milton - Fusee House Date: 29/01/2022 Time: 10:00 to 15:30 Cost: £40.00 Contact: 01590 625222
Code: LNAC2701SU Location: New Milton - Fusee House Date: 07/05/2022 Time: 10:00 to 15:30 Cost: £40.00 Contact: 01590 625222

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I enrol on a course?

To enrol please call one of the numbers below:

Brockenhurst or Lymington courses 01590 679457

New Milton or Ringwood courses 01590 625222

Can I start the course part way through?

For some courses, this may be possible.  Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk to confirm.

What do you define as a 'beginner'?

Beginner is someone who has little or no knowledge of the subject area.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What do you define as 'intermediate'?

Intermediate is for those who have completed a beginners course with us or have some knowledge of the subject but would like to learn more.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What do you define as 'advanced'?

Advanced for those who have completed an intermediate course with us or are proficient in the subject.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

Are there any age restrictions (young/old)?

Students need to be 19 years old or over.

There is no upper age limit.

What should I take with me on the day?

Please see ‘Information & Support’ within each individual course information page.

If you require further details please email leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk

How much does the course cost?

The cost of each course will be displayed on each individual course information page.

If you require further details please email leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk

Can I pay for the course in instalments?

Each course needs to be paid in full before the start of the course.

Are there any concessions available?

Reduced fees may apply for those on specific benefits.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for more details.