Compose the Dog examines the technical and aesthetic elements that make a good photo. You will learn how to take your photo from "nice" to "amazing!"
Registration will begin at 10:00am PST.
Next session starts: April 1, 2018Registration starts: March 22, 2018Registration ends: April 15, 2018
Enrollment limits: 12 gold, 10 silver, unlimited bronze. If you are interested in a bronze level spot, you can sign up any time during the registration period.
As with all my classes, the syllabus is sketchy and somewhat fluid. This is a very broad overview of the topics we will cover and approximately when they will fall within the course.
Week 1: Visual Perception Review of Manual Exposure and how to select the "right" settings
Week 2: Finding the Light Balance and Visual Weight
Week 3: Focal length Geometric Priciples of Composition
Week 4: Distance between objects Simplification
Week 5: Lines and Shapes Sharpness and Focus
Week 6: The "It" Factor
Prerequisites and Equipment
Either Shoot The Dog OR Expose The Dog is the prerequisite to take this class at Gold. You can take the class at Bronze if you have not taken Shoot the Dog or Expose the Dog.
Equipment: DSLR camera and lens(es)
Brand New Course December 2016
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