Simple guide to be a photographer

Simple guide to be a photographer For hobbyists that will take you to the next level
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  • Lectures 18
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English, captions
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About This Course

Published 2/2016 English Closed captions available

Course Description

A simple guide to be a photographer is an entry course for you to start shooting a great photo as well as editing photos like a professionals


A simple guide to be a photographer Cover the following topics

1 – A simple guide about how to use DSLR Camera

2 – Which lens you should buy?

3 – What is the Basic and Creative mode of the DSLR camera

4 – How to set the right Exposure

5 – What is Rule of third ?

6 – Editing Photos using GIMP ( a free software )


A simple guide to be a photographer is about 30 Min course that will take you to the next level of photography


In a simple guide to be a photographer you will understand the Following Keywords :

1 – Lens type ( UltraWide lens – Wide lens – Standard lens – Macro lens – etc )

2 – Exposure ( Shutter speed – Aperture – ISO )

3 – Basic mode ( fully automated – Portrait – Night – Sport – etc )

4 – Creative mode ( Manual – AV – TV – etc )

5 – Editing Photos ( Contrast – Saturation – Brightness – sharpness )


The material of the course contain : Video lectures and Articles


This course is for Photography hobbyists that will take you to a next level of Photography all you need to do is installing GIMP which is a free software under Linux, Windows or MAC operating system and take the course

you can ask me about anything in the course anytime


A special thanks for incompetech for providing Dream Culture Music which I use in the promotional video and some lectures


What are the requirements?

  • All you need is install GIMP which is a free software for photo editing

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand DSLR Camera's Modes
  • Set the correct exposure manually
  • Shoot a great photo
  • Edit photo using a free Editing software

What is the target audience?

  • This course is meant for photography hobbyists
  • This course is not for Photography professionals

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Getting started with DSLR Camera
Introduction to a simple guide to be a photographer course
Preview
02:39
03:01

This guide will give you a brief introduction about using DSLR Camera

the camera used in the video is Canon 600D

03:08

This lecture will give you a demonstration about the main parameters of Lens and let you know which lens you should buy next

Section 2: Basic and Creative zone of DSLR Camera
03:20

In the Basic mode all you do is point and shoot !

let's see how can we take photos using a basic mode

Article

Overview about the ambience setting 

Shoot by Lighting or Scene Type
Article
02:50

In the Creative mode you set everything manually

let's see how can we take photos using a Creative mode

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A special thanks for incompetech for providing Dream Culture Music which I use in the promotional video and some lectures

Focus
Article
Article
you will learn about metering Mode
Section 3: Set Exposure manually
Article

Exposure is the amount of light a digital camera's sensor captures when a photo is taken

let's see some details about exposure

06:13

let set the correct exposure manually ( Shutter speed - aperture - ISO )

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A special thanks for incompetech for providing Dream Culture Music which I use in the promotional video and some lectures

04:04

In this tutorial i'll show you how to blur the background and focus only on the object

also i'll show you how to get every thing in focus from near to far

Section 4: Getting started editing your photo
02:44

let's edit photo using a free software under linux, Mac or Windows operating system


02:03

let's add a vivid look for photos

08:15

In this tutorial i'll show you how to add a special color effect using Curves and levels

Section 5: Photography Techniques
Article

The rule of thirds is an essential photography technique. It can be applied to any subject to improve the composition and balance of your images.

16:51

we will create HDR photography using the following methods

1 – one image and one program which is GIMP

2 – a better vivid looking HDR photography using GIMP and RAW therapee and RAW file image

3 – using Luminance HDR, GIMP and RAW file image


Bonus Lecture: Your next step is Video production
Article

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Instructor Biography

AMR Eldihemy, Electrical and Computer Engineer

i worked as a lab coordinator for a technology incubator then i worked as R&D Engineer for Embedded systems company and now i am working as Electronics instructor and Prototyping Engineer

I've a long with experience with entrepreneurship, startups and how to get fund for your startup

Also i've a Solid experience with electronics ,power electronics , embedded systems , programming languages , renewable energy , 3D printer , video production and graphics

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