This level 1 accredited photography course will give you the key knowledge needed to become the master of your camera, covering the various functions of your camera, whilst giving you insights into shooting on location.
If you are a beginner, then this course was made for you as it breaks down key complex topics, which include:
Starting right from the beginning to help with any of the frustrations of understanding your camera.
The Accredited Photography Diploma presents the curriculum via the use of animated presentations, as it has been proven to increase learning, as the information is taken in via sight as well as verbally. This course uses a fun approach to learning with animations and a variety of quizzes to make sure you are retaining the information taught and are ready for the final assignment-which you will have 6 weeks to complete the module, as well as a one hour exam in order to gain your CDP Level 1 Photography Diploma*, should you choose to do so.
*Processing fee applies
What is a CPD Diploma
CPD is an abbreviation for Continued Professional Development and it is an internationally recognised qualification that makes a statement to present and future employers, as well as to yourself that you have a commitment in your growth and can be added to your LinkedIn profile and CV.
An introduction to photography terminology via a wordsearch.
In this poll, I ask you, which area of photography you are interested in.
In this lecture we go through the skills that make a good photographer.
This lecture goes into how your camera captures light (and therefore your image).
Here, we get to know the feature of your camera so you are more comfortable using it
In this lecture, we get to know the elements of your camera so you know where to find everything.
In this lecture, we get past the fiddly bits involved in unpacking your camera
Here, we tackle one of the most asked about questions in photography.
This infographic highlights the main arguments used for the two formats.
In this lecture, we break down the topic of lenses.
In this lecture we talk about composition and explore the rule of thirds.
In this lecture we start exploring the modes of your camera.
This lecture introduces the automatic modes of your camera.
This lecture talks about the concept of exposure and how we can control it.
This lecture identifies the location of your line of exposure and how it can help you while you are taking your photographs.
After this lecture students will understand about their metering mode options in their camera.
Here we explore your different semi automatic modes and why they can be useful.
This lecture serves as an introduction to the manual mode.
This lecture provides an animation that gives an analogy as to how your aperture. shutter speed and iso all control the light in your pictures, but in different ways.
This lecture talks all about the role of aperture in your image, both in terms of exposure and depth of field.
Test your knowledge on aperture with this quiz!
We conclude this section about aperture by going through the answers to the questions posed in the previous lecture.
Here, we recap on how your shutter speed works in your camera before exploring shutter speed itself.
In this lecture we examine shutter speed and how its settings effects your picture.
Test your knowledge on shutter speed with this quick quiz!
We conclude this section about shutter speed by going through the answers to the questions posed in the previous lecture.
In this lecture we examine ISO and how its settings effects your picture.
Test your knowledge on ISO with this quick quiz.
We conclude this section about ISO by going through the answers to the questions posed in the previous lecture.
This lecture gets you used to using your aperture, shutter speed and ISO to balance your exposure.
In this practice lecture, we see how different exposure values affect your picture. Students are encouraged to also practice with everyday items
The Coda Academy is an education service – teaching basic and intermediate lessons in the technical, conceptual, and creative elements of photography and filmmaking through online video courses.
We boast that any of our courses are taught by down to earth qualified lecturers with the minimum 5 years of teaching under their belt to enable our students to have the best learning experience.
We don't believe that the passion students have for learning should be quenched due to the impracticality lesson times, so we deliver accredited courses where you can take at your own pace, thus having a positive impact on your attendance as well as information gained.
The Coda Academy was founded upon the need of students to learn alongside to their life requirements. We give our students the option of learning while living!