Digital Photography (Introduction to)
The Cheadle College
Learners will be introduced to a wide range of techniques to help them plan, compose and take photographs to a higher standard
My name is Richard Milnes. I am a professional photographer and I will be your tutor for this course.
Feel free to check out my website www.richardmilnesphotography.com
During this course I’m hoping to provide you with some useful knowledge and have some fun at the same time!
What skills do I need? Nothing other than a keen interest in cameras and photography.
How will I learn? Through tutor demonstration, group discussions, some theory but, mainly, through practical exercises.
What can I do with it? You will improve your knowledge of cameras and the art of photography, helping you to develop your hobby and produce photographs that please you and will be admired by family and friends.
Any other useful information Make sure that you bring along the following:
- Camera manual
- Plenty of questions!
Below is the outline of the course itinerary.
Introduction; About You
How to become a Photographer
What makes a good Photographer?
The Camera, equipment & workflow
Avoiding common mistakes
Practical Session – Long Exposure
Developing a style
Practical – Studio Lighting
Post Production #1
Practical – Still Life
Post Production #2