Let’s Start Learning Photography!

Course Overview – Syllabus

Our beginner photography classes are created to be quick and easy to understand for beginner photographers – even those that feel they are beyond help of being able to understand their camera. Our lessons will help you understand the basics of light and how your eye fixes lighting.  How to get your camera to catch what your eye sees to produce better pictures. The tutorials will also help you understand your camera and how to take pictures with it.

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Lesson 1: Light & The Photographer

In this lesson we look at light, the primary tool for the photographer

Lesson 2: Light and the Human Eye

It’s fascinating to learn how the human eye processes light!

Lesson 3: Photographic Lenses

This lesson will cover a basic discussion of lenses and some good tips on lens use and care.

Lesson 4: Exposure Control

Understanding exposure is fundamental to photography

Lesson 5: ISO Camera Setting

ISO Settings can be confusing, start here and you will understand everything you need to know.

Lesson 6: Shutter Speed Settings

Hate blurry photographs? Us too!

Lesson 7: Aperture Setting

What is the aperture and how does it affect my pictures?

Lesson 8: Post Processing

Now that you have great photographs, what will you do with them?

Beginner Photography Lessons

Make a goal for yourself of when you will finish all the lessons. You can set your time frame to a lesson a day or a lesson a week. The great thing about these lessons is you can take them at your own pace.


We hope you gained an understanding of the importance of light when it comes to photography and a basic understanding of your camera.

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