Advanced Photography Lessons - Part time course
Part-time four week advanced course offered in Hout Bay, Cape Town. Learn about HDR photography, visual design and how to work with light. Course is taught by Martin Osner who is one of the best teaches in the world.
Learn Photography in One Week
One Week Photography Course
This comprehensive photography course is ideally suited for a person just starting out in photography or a keen enthusiast alike. Class size is limited to ensure personal attention and one-on-one instruction. Commencing with the fundamental basics of photography, each lesson progresses in an easy step-by-step manner over an intensive one week period, ending at an intermediary level of understanding. Two lessons and a practical session are completed each day. This course is personally taught by Martin Osner and is presented from the Art Gallery Guesthouse in Hout Bay, Cape Town.
What you will need: A Digital SLR (single-lens reflex) camera with manual control and a lens, plus a tripod (an electronic flash is recommended, but is not a necessity), Access to a computer loaded with photo editing software is recommended but not essential (contact us for details), plus an external memory stick.
Breakfast / Lecture 1 (Get to know your camera) / Lunch / Lecture 2 (Fundamental mechanics) / Practical Exercise
Breakfast / Lecture 3 (Key control) / Practical excursion / Lunch / Lecture 4 (Practical application) / Practical excursion
Breakfast / Lecture 5 (Creative control 1) - Lunch / Lecture 6 (Creative control 2) / Practical excursion
Breakfast / Lecture 7 (Visual dynamics 1) - Lunch / Lecture 8 (Visual dynamics 2)
Early morning shoot/breakfast on location - Lunch/slide show and final evaluation
Frequently asked questions...
What equipment do I need to do the course?
A Digital SLR camera with manual control, electronic flash, tripod and use of a computer with the relevant software to process RAW files (a PC or MAC).
At what level of photography do I need to be at to do this course?
Students need to have an intermediate level of understanding of photography to participate in this course. It is essential that the basics of photography, including depth of field, are understood. It is also important that the student is familiar with their camera settings and can operate the shutter, aperture and ISO in full manual mode.
What computer and software will I need?
You will need a laptop computer (PC or Mac) loaded with the following software;(Adobe Photoshop CC and Bridge CC or Lightroom CC), plus a portable memory stick or hard-drive.