Photo 101: Getting Started Taking Pictures

In this class, we'll cover all the basics to help you get started on the path to using your camera well.

We'll discuss the following topics:

  • F Stops
  • Shutter Speeds
  • ISO
  • Exposure Triangle – how they relate
  • Viewfinder – setting the diopter to finder display
  • Autofocus – selecting the best option
  • White Balance
  • RAW vs. JPEG
  • Wide-angle and telephoto lenses

This class is an excellent starting point for the novice photographer. While we will use Nikon in our examples, the principles are universal. You are encouraged to bring your camera so we can answer any questions. We are here to help you!