IPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

 

Learn iphone photography in this one day workshop based in Chipendale Sydney.

We start from the basics and teach you how to use your iphone camera to take photographs. You will not only gain competence and confidence with your camera phone, but you will also learn the basics of good composition. Once you have mastered the art of using your iphone camera, you will be introduced to some fantastic camera apps to milk the most of your camera.

Over a long lunch you will explore the city taking some photographs, we return to the classroom to explore processing your images on your iphone. This is where you will learn techniques to make your images sing. We will end the day exploring some fantastic apps that you may wish to explore further.

DATES

TBA

Sundays every two months to start

 

Location

At our studios in Chippendale & exploring the local inner city environment

3/19-25 Wellington St, Chippendale, NSW 2008

TIMES

9..30 am - 5.00 pm

PREREQUISITES

  • An iphone  (your phone will need the latest OIS software installed)
  • Plenty of on-board memory
  • A working version on Snapseed installed (the latest version)
  • You don't need any photography experience for this workshop

PROGRAM OUTLINE

  • Using your iphone camera
    • Focusing
    • Exposure
    • Flash
    • HDR setting (High dynamic range)
    • Panorama  setting
    • Formats
    • Holding your camera phone still
    • Setting up your camera settings and defaults
  • Composition and technique
    • The important compositions every professional photographer uses
    • Seeing and capturing light
    • Three secrets to good portraits
    • Three secrets to good landscapes
    • Ten hot tips on using your iphone camera
    • An overview of alternative camera apps and their uses

LUNCH BREAK

  • Processing your iphone images on your phone in Snapseed
    • Adjusting your image (tone, contrast, brightness, colour temperature, shadows and highlights)
    • Fine tuning your image (or milking the best from your captures)
    • Localised adjustments (dodging and burning your images)
    • Black and White conversions
    • Applying vignettes and frames
    • Saving your images for use
    • Printing your images on our wireless printer
  • Alternative processing apps
    • An overview of alternative processing software illustrating future possible directions with your imagery

Student limit

8 students per course

WHAT TO BRING

  • Your iphone with the latest software installed
  • A working version of Snapseed installed (a free app)
  • Your lunch or be prepared to purchase your own in one of the many city pubs, cafes or take away shops

Note: this workshop currently does not cover nor is intended for android or windows camera phones

WHAT IS INCLUDED

  • Tea, coffee and snacks
  • Small groups limited to 8 participants
  • Lens School's unique and gentle teaching style, which supports you and helps you develop as a photographer
  • Notes

NOT INCLUDED

  • Lunch
  • Purchase of any apps (none required for workshop or to create amazing images)

IPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP INVESTMENT

AUD$295