Camera Theory

~ Individual or private small group course ~

A black and white photo with the course title "One-on-One Camera Theory"

Do you take great photos but don’t understand how ISO, aperture, and shutter speed relate?

Are you still stuck on auto but would like to know how to be more creative?

Forget about trial and error.

This 4 hour theory session fills in the gaps. Learn how the creative modes work and how you can create more interesting photos.

This photography course is ideal if you’re comfortable with taking good images but just want to learn more about the settings and how they work.

What others have said.

“It was really good course to get me started. I feel that my photography has improved dramatically since taking the course. The amount of content delivered was just right and I really enjoyed the day.” – Travis

What you get

A private, 4 hour session held at a convenient location

A course that isn't dependent on minimum numbers

A fully customisable course

My course workbook

Ongoing email support

About the course

I like to run this session in a local park but we’ll work out a mutually convent location when you book.

Start time can be 9:00am finishing at 1:00pm or start at 1:00pm finishing at 5:00pm.

Standard topics include

Basic camera operation – what the settings mean

Shooting modes – manual, auto or semi-automatic

Aperture, shutter speed and ISO - what it all means

How to read a histogram - exposure is everything

Jpg vs. raw – what file format to shoot in

Metering – how the camera measures light

White balance – what it is and how you can use it

Exposure compensation – adjusting exposure

Focusing – auto, manual, selecting focus points

Lenses -which focal length suits the job

How to check things turned out right – histograms and other info

What you will need

Digital SLR, Mirrorless or high end point and shoot. You MUST be able to set your camera to manual mode.

Your camera manual.

Something to write on and with.

How much does it cost?

One person - $230

Two people - $375

Three people - $450

Four people - $500

Do you have a larger group? Contact me for pricing.

Do you know someone who would like to do this course?

If you have a question, please check my Frequently Asked Questions page.

Contact me today to book a course.

Call me on 0429 693 953


Email me at [email protected]


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