Becoming a Better Photographer Four-Week Course

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The Positive Negatives Four Course
Photography Program

If you have a desire to become a better photographer, then this four-week course in conjunction with Tidewater Camera Club in Easton, MD is perfect for you.

All sessions will take place from 10am – 12pm at:
Brookletts Place – Talbot Senior Center

400 Brookletts Ave, Easton, MD 21601

Each Session is Only $25 Payable in Advance
All Four Sessions are Only $75 Payable in Advance

Session One, October 28th:

  • Learn Your Camera
  • The obvious and the not-so-obvious.
  • The Exposure Triangle; These are the three major elements in the process of creating an image.
  • Understand Depth of Field and Aperture
  • Understand Shutter Speed
  • Understand ISO and Sensor Sensitivity
  • Understand Your Camera’s Metering System and What Your Camera “Sees”
  • Learn Evaluative Matrix Metering, Spot Metering, and Center-Weighted Metering, and when and how to utilize them.

Session Two, November 11th:

  • Understand Exposure Compensation
  • Learn the Importance of an Incident Meter
  • Understand the Relevance and Importance of Gray in Photography
  • Understand Color Temperature and White Balance
  • RAW vs JPG
  • Why You Will Be Shooting In RAW From Now On
  • Getting Your Images Tack Sharp
  • Focusing Techniques
  • Manual Focus vs Auto Focus
  • Live View Focusing (if applicable to your camera)
  • Why You Must Have, and Use, a Good Tripod
  • Back Button Focusing. You’ll Never Switch Back

Session Three, December 2nd:

  • Learning Lightroom and Photoshop Basics, Plus Topaz Studio

Session Four, December 16th:

  • Critiquing Your Homework Assignments


Pick Individual Sessions or All Four