Topics we'll discuss include:
The Zone system
Aperture and f-numbers.
Shutter and Shutter Speeds.
Depth of field in relation to the above.
Focusing using autofocus(AF) and manual focus(and what to focus on)
Program Modes and when and where to use them:
Tripod use and adjustment and shutter release.
Compositional rules, such as the ‘rule of thirds’
Lenses – prime and zooms, focal length and how this affects your photography
Filters – Neutral density, Grads and polarisers.
Shooting RAW images.
Retouching black and white images
Course Fees from £125 per person (based on group of four persons)
One-to-one day Lake District - £180One-to-one day Yorkshire Dales - £165 One-to-one day North York Moors - £150 Two day courses from £270 - Please email for further details.
'Doing a black and white photo course has changed the way I look at things completely - it's literally been a real eye-opener' F Moffat, Carlisle.
www.the-living-landscape.co.uk Photography courses with David Barr. Website ©David Barr 2014.