This class picks up where the Essentials class left off. Reinforce your understanding of how shutter, aperture and ISO affect your photography through hands on participation then forge ahead with camera features such as auto exposure lock, bracketing and meter modes.

Learn the techniques that pros use to get vivid color and detail and how to take control of exposure even in difficult situations. Guided tasks improve your understanding of depth of field and teach you to use reflectors and grey discs. Uncover how lens selection and advanced focus options can aid in your photography.

Topics such as HD video, live view and menu customization round out this must have course for those wanting to take the next step to improving their SLR photography.

Included in this course:

  • Shutter & Aperture

  • Depth of field

  • Spot and Partial Meter modes

  • Auto Exposure Lock

  • Reading Histograms

  • Pro techniques for White balance and exposure

  • Using Manual Exposure

  • HDR tips

  • HD Video

  • Live View

  • Shooting in difficult lighting situations

  • Advanced Focus options

  • Bracketing

  • Menu customization

  • Lens Selection

  • Lenses and perspective


What you need to know

  • Course length- 10 hours

  • Cost 295.00 + GST only = 309.75

  • Location – Don’s Photo, 1902 8th Street East, Saskatoon

  • Register now at Don’s Photo Ltd. (306) 934-3111

What you need to bring

  • Digital SLR or Mirrorless System camera

  • Fully charged battery

  • Memory card

  • Tripod if you have one

  • Pen and paper for note taking


Tuesdays and Wednesdays March 5, 6, 12, 13, 19 - 7-9pm

Cost 295.00 + GST only = 309.75

Registration– Don’s Photo, 1902 8th Street East, Saskatoon, PH 934-3111