Technology Course


Course Type: Certification | Study Mode: Full-Time
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                                                                 Units of study
This self-paced course will teach you how to recognize and use all the controls on your dSLR camera, how to change lenses, and all the basic information about photo composition, exposure, focus, using flash, working with color, and getting great images. Eight interactive lessons help you get comfortable with your camera and start applying good photographic principles.
In each lesson, you'll find clear, expert instruction, interactive quizzes, hands-on activities, summaries, and a way to review topics so you can progress at your own pace.
This course covers:
How a DSLR differs from a point-and-shoot camera
What the various controls do
Steps for viewing your pictures in the camera
How to set shutter speed, ISO, and aperture
All about color adjustment and white balance
Advice on choosing an autofocus point
How manipulating depth of field affects images
All about using your camera's built-in flash
Tips on avoiding red-eye
Details about different lenses and what they do
Help setting up action shots, portraits, and close-ups
Different ways to view and share your pictures