Posts Tagged ‘Introduction’

Introduction to Photography class starting – May 3 and May 7, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – May 3 and May 7, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – May 3 and May 7, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – May 3 and May 7, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – May 3 and May 7, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – May 3 and May 7, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – April 3 and April 5, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – April 3 and April 5, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – April 3 and April 5, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – April 3 and April 5, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


The “M” On Your Camera Mode Dial

A participant in the Introduction to Photography commented that the “M” on the mode dial on her DSLR no longer meant “mystery” to her.
Beyond what it really means, which is manual exposure mode, I hope it also means…

more fun…
more creativity…
marvelous pictures…
meaningful photographs…
mindful compositions…
etc…

Thank you Alicia.
Take the mystery out of the  using the “M” (manual exposure) mode [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – March 1 and March 5, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – March 1 and March 5, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – March 1 – March 15, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – March 1 – March 15, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

March 1, 2014:

Introduction To Photography (10:00 am)
Getting To Know Your Camera [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – March 1 and March 5, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – March 1 and March 5, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – February 18 – March 20, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – February 18 – March 20, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

February 18, 2014:

Light And Color (6:30 pm)

February 23, 2014:

Photojournalism (10:00 am)

March [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – March 1 and March 5, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – March 1 and March 5, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – February 18 – March 15, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – February 18 – March 15, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

February 18, 2014:

Light And Color (6:30 pm)

February 23, 2014:

Photojournalism (10:00 am)

March [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – March 1 and March 5, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – March 1 and March 5, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – February 4 – March 1, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – February 4 – March 1, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

February 4, 2014:

Getting To Know Your Camera (6:30 pm)

February 6, 2014:

Introduction [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – February 1 and February 6, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – February 1 and February 6, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – February 1 – February 18, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – February 1 – February 18, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

February 1, 2014:

Introduction To Photography (10:00 am)
Intermediate Photography (1:30 pm)

February 2, [...]


A Photographer’s Raw Material

As a  photographer, what’s the raw  material that you work with?
For example:
A potter works with clay as their  raw material.
A carpenter works with wood as their raw material.
A chef works with food as their raw material.
The question is: A photographer  works with___?__ as their raw material.
Fill in the blank by leaving a reply below as your answer.
I’ll [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – February 1 and February 6, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – February 1 and February 6, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – January 23 – February 9, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – January 23 – February 9, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

January 23, 2014:

Using Exposure Creatively (6:30 pm)

February 1, 2014:

Introduction To Photography [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – February 1 and February 6, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – February 1 and February 6, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – January 15 – February 18, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – January 7 – February 6, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

January 15, 2014:

Business Of Photography (6:30 pm)

January 23, 2014:

Using Exposure Creatively [...]


Introduction to Photography class starting – January 7, 2014

Introduction to Photography class starting – January 7, 2014
Learn to work your camera.

Learn basic photography.
Learn to make better photographs.

Introduction to Photography classes starts monthly.
Register now to reserve your place in the class.
By working your camera in fully manual mode throughout the class, you will become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operation and will learn to [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – January 7 – February 6, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – January 7 – February 6, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

January 7, 2014:

Introduction To Photography (6:30 pm)

January 8, 2014:

Getting To Know [...]


Starting To Learn Photography

You’ve got to start somewhere.
The place to start is to learn how to work your camera, preferably in manual exposure mode.
Learn to set your exposure by setting your  aperture and shutter speed.
Learn to pick the right ISO based on the compositional outcome that you want.
Learn to focus by learning how to use the focusing modes [...]