Advanced DSLR Techniques: Getting More Out of Your DSLR Camera

Advanced DSLR Techniques: Getting More Out of Your DSLR Camera

Classes at Fairchild

When: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 6:00 PM to Tuesday, November 29, 2016 9:00 PM

Instructor: Carlos Causo

Would you like to learn the more advanced camera features of your DSLR? This class will cover the following advanced functionalities of your DSLR: when to use RAW format vs JPG; how to manage your white balance options; how to manage the auto focus options; using external flashes and light modifiers effectively; how to use your camera’s TTL meter to control multiple dedicated external flashes and balance ambient and artificial lights to create professional results. Information on how to use your histogram to maximize your image quality and managing your lens aperture and focal length to accomplish different aesthetic effects will be covered. This class is for owners of the following cameras: Canon, Nikon, Pentax, Sony and Leica. Please bring your camera and manual with you to class. The recommended textbook for this class is the National Geographic Field Guide to Photography: Secrets to making great pictures by Caputo and Burian.


6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Tuesdays, November 29 – December 6 (two sessions)

Fee: Member $60; Non-member, $80