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Basics of Exposure and Camera Controls

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Exposure Compensation When Using i-TTL Gets Easier with the D4/D4s

Exposure compensation and flash compensation can be…

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Action and People Photography

For those who want to take better people and action photos

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Elements of Photography

Ideal class for those who want to take great DSLR photos

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Understanding ISO Sensitivity

Photography is built on the three pillars of exposure: shutter speed, aperture and…

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3D Mode

Capture images in 3D for viewing on 3D compatible HDTVs and computers.

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3D Color Matrix Metering II

This system of evaluating light determines the best possible exposure for a particular…

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How to Take Pictures of Water Using Long Exposures

Getting that "silky" look when photographing moving water isn't…

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Capturing or Freezing Motion in Photos

Learn how to freeze the motion in an action scene or capture a blur to show…

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ISO Control

For digital photography, ISO refers to the sensitivity of the camera's sensor. The ISO setting is one of…

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Understanding Auto ISO

Auto ISO can simplify shooting under changing lighting conditions

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Exposure Bracketing: The Creative Insurance Policy

Get creative with your photography by using this age-old technique.

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A Basic Look at the Basics of Exposure

The relationship between aperture, shutter speed and ISO is the basis of every…

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Scene Recognition System and Advanced SRS

Nikon's SRS and Advanced SRS recognize the position, color, tones and…

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Advanced Wireless Lighting

Advanced wireless lighting is the use of multiple Speedlights set up for wireless remote…

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Flash Points: The Control of Light

Color temperature, rear sync, slow sync: Three key elements in flash photography.

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Outside Shots: Go Long

Tony Sweet on revealing the invisible in images

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Using legacy NIKKOR lenses with the Nikon Df

How to set the Df to accept legacy Non-Ai or Ai lenses

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Which NIKKOR Lens Type is Right for Your DSLR?

Learn what the different types of NIKKOR lenses are and which ones will…

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Using the Highlight-Weighted Metering Mode

When to use the D810 and D750's highlight-weighted metering

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How to Photograph a Solar Eclipse

Learn the techniques needed to shoot solar eclipses from Mr. Eclipse, Fred Espenak

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High Dynamic Range Photography

Why and How to Shoot HDR Images

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Top Tips for Capturing Time Lapse with a DSLR

Tips for creating Time Lapse videos

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When to Use Graduated Neutral Density Filters

How to use a graduated neutral density filter to decrease extreme light to…

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Photography Lighting Tutorial Part 1 - Control of Color

Go on location with Joe McNally for a video tutorial on lighting…

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Repeating Flash Lighting Technique

Joe McNally uses the technique of repeating flash to capture the grace of balletic…

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Photography Lighting Tutorial Part 2 - Control of Color

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Using Auto FP High-Speed Sync to Illuminate Fast Sports Action

Dave Black on using high-speed flash sync for sports…

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Photographing People Using Wireless Lighting Techniques

Tom Bol's images inspire new ways of taking a portrait photo.

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Dedicated Time Release Movie Mode and Time Lapse Using the Built-in Interval Timer

Deciding which technique to use with…

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Taking Pictures in Cold Weather

Weldon Lee has some tips to keep you taking pictures—even in the cold and snow.

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New Tricks

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Take It to the Limit: Pushing the D500 Envelope

D500 in action with Nikon's own Lindsay Silverman and Mark Soares

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Photograph Family and Friends During the Holidays

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Take a New Look at an Everyday Object

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How-To Take Great Photos at the Aquarium

Tips for photographing the fish and creatures that live under water

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Taking Great Photographs at Airshows

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Six Steps to Lighting Magic with Joe McNally

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Critical Focus: Getting the Most From Your D800

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Bright Idea: Adding Star Power

Creating a starburst in your photographs

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Getting Creative with Photos and Video

Tell better stories using the myriad of fun and artistic features built into Nikon…

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Reflex Action: A Surf Photographer's Top Tips

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Awesome Skies: Tips and Techniques for Photographing the Northern Lights

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The Anatomy of a Powerful Image

Jerry Ghionis on creating powerful wedding imagery

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Extra Added Attraction: How to Boost the Reach of Your Nikon 1

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Let the Sun Shine In!

Bambi Cantrell's quick exposure tips in bright sunlight

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Polarizing Filters Add POW to Pictures

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Basics of Exposure and Camera Controls

Who should attend:

Anyone who wants to go beyond point and shoot, understand the basics of exposure and camera controls of digital SLR photography.


What to expect:

During this 3-hour class, we’re going to inspire you how to make better pictures, by teaching you the basics of exposure and how to use your camera more effectively. Learn what all those buttons, dials and menus are on your camera.

 

 

$99


TIP: Use scene modes when you can, especially in snow or at the beach when there’s bright light. Those modes are designed to help in those intensely lit situations, by keeping the surrounding scene looking bright while allowing your subject to be seen.

Topics will include:

  • Learn how to combine, shutter speed, ISO and aperture to form a proper exposure

  • Translate exposure modes on your camera to take great photos

  • Use exposure modes and compensation to get more creative with your photographs

  • Understanding how to set your camera using the shooting, playback, retouch and custom settings menus

  • How to set up the camera to share images via Wi-Fi

  • Using white balance for correct exposures

  • Composition—how to frame a scene or portrait for a great photo

  • When is flash necessary and how to add it

Upcoming Events

  1. Basics of Exposure and Camera Controls

    Disney's Contemporary Resort
    4600 North World Drive
    Lake Buena Vista, Florida 32830-8413
    Class time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  2. Basics of Exposure and Camera Controls

    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Atlanta Downtown
    160 Spring Street NW
    Atlanta, GA 30303
    Class time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
  3. Basics of Exposure and Camera Controls

    Boston Marriott Peabody
    8A Centennial Drive
    Peabody, MA 01960
    Class time: 9:00am - 12:00pm

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