In this one-day hands-on workshop Charlie Smith of Canon Professional Services will get you up and running fast with the skills you need to get the most from your camera. We'll take you out of "automatic," but won't overload you with too much detail. This 5-hour investment in your digital SLR will pay dividends over and over as you grow with your camera system. By the end of the day, youll be ready to conquer challenging lighting, ensure your colors are spot on, and understand how your lens choice affects your final image. For a list of requirements and what to bring, see the registration form.
Skill level:No previous experience required.
Camera settings for creative control
Focus & autofocus
Depth of field
Basic composition techniques
Youll participate in hands-on demonstrations for an in-depth understanding of each concept. By the end of the day, youll be ready to conquer challenging lighting, ensure your colors are spot on, and understand how your lens choice affects your final image.
Requirements:Camera with adjustable shutter speed, aperture and ISO. DSLRs and mirrorless compact cameras are perfect (any brand), but some point-and-shoot cameras don't allow this kind of control. Consult your user manual or contact us if unsure.No previous experience required.
What to bring:
Fully charged battery or two
One or two lenses
Notebook and pen
Lunch/Snack and drinks