Brent Abrahams will once again be presenting the weekly, Saturday afternoon digital photography workshops from the Le Auberge du Pason venue in Raithby, Stellenbosch. The 8 module workshops are scheduled for June and July this year and can be booked for the full 8 workshops running concurrently or per workshop. Booking is essential and limited to 8 people.
MORE ABOUT THE WORKSHOPS
Wempic photography’s digital photography workshops are designed for the hobbyist wanting to learn more about photography. It’s ideal for beginners wanting to learn the basics of photography with hands-on practical assistance. The complete module is comprised of 8 workshops. It’s comprehensive and includes aspects like: How your camera works and the best settings to select for different requirements and cheat sheets for future reference.
CONTENT AND DATES
Workshop 1 - INTRODUCTION TO PHOTOGRAPHY & APERTURE PRIORITY
Introduction to DSLR cameras
Getting to know your camera, lenses and equipment
The trilogy of exposure explained
Introduction to camera settings: Aperture priority
Depth of field
Practical: Landscape Photography (Aperture priority)
Workshop 2 - APERTURE PRIORITY CONTINUED
Aperture priority continued (White balance, focus, drives and metering)
The what and why of photography: Documentation vs. expression
Trilogy of composition
Introduction to flash in landscapes
Practical: Landscape photography with flash and incorporating composition elements.
Workshop 3 - SHUTTER SPEED PRIORITY & SEASCAPES
Shutter speed priority vs aperture priority
The role of time in photography
The trilogy of a photo: Subject, space and light
Shutter speed (time) priority and the reasons for using it
Practical: Seascape (On strand beach)
Seascape (Aperture priority) • Seascape motion freeze (Shutter priority) • Seascape motion blurring (Shutter priority) • Seascape motion freeze with flash.
Workshop 4 - PORTRAIT STYLES
Portraits styles (Aperture priority and shutter speed)
Lighting portraits subjects (natural light)
Lighting portrait subjects (flash)
Portrait composition (Classic vs. contemporary)
Practical: Portraits • Natural light • Flash light
Workshop 5 - MANUAL SETTINGS & GROUP IMAGES
Group images (Manual setting vs. shutter and aperture priority)
Composition and styles (Making it interesting)
The challenges of a group shots
Practical: Group images
Workshop 6 - STUDIO LIGHTING PORTRAITS AND PRODUCTS (Lightbox)
Practical: Studio lighting portraits and products
Workshop 7 - MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY
Practical: Macro images (Botanical)
Workshop 8 - BASIC EDITING TECHNIQUES
DATES, TIMES, VENUE AND RATES 2018 WORKSHOPS :
Digital photography workshops 2018
Venue : Le Auberge du Pason, Raithby, Stellenbosch.
Dates : As per the roster for June and July 2018
Times : Saturdays, 15h30-18h30
Price : R300.00 per individual workshop or R2000.00 for the complete 8-week program.
Contact us to book your place via our contacts page or phone mobile: 0832823268