DSLR Camera Basics

Bring your camera and camera manual to this hands-on, informative introductory course. This class will cover camera modes, image-quality settings, shutter releases, focusing modes, area of the frame, flash modes, white balance, metering modes, the exposure triangle, and histograms.

INSTRUCTOR: JEFFERY COX
MONDAY, 2–5 PM • APRIL 8 • $25
SOUTH COUNTY CENTER, WALDPORT

How to Use Your Digital Camera: The Basics

Learn about the use of the mode dial, and your camera’s different menus. Learn the meaning of the camera icons and how to use them properly to take different types of photos. Learn how to transfer photographs to a computer. Learn basic photographic composition and the types of creative uses of a digital camera for taking portraits, landscapes, wildlife photography, documentation of current events and much more.

INSTRUCTOR: PAUL CALKINS
WEDNESDAYS & SATURDAY FIELD TRIP • 4–6 PM • APRIL 3 – APRIL 24 • $50
NORTH COUNTY CENTER, LINCOLN CITY

Using Your Digital Camera: Beyond the Basics

This class is for those who wish to learn more about their Digital Single Lens Reflex, (DSLR) interchangeable lens camera.  In this class, features such as program, aperture, priority, shutter priority, and manual modes will be explored.  The class will also cover f/stop, exposure, shutter speed, white balance, and bracketing. This class will teach organization of photographs after a photo shoot. This class includes hands-on camera work through a field trip/photo shoot to practice all the topics covered in class.  Students will provide their own transportation and meet at the shoot location.

INSTRUCTOR: PAUL CALKINS
WEDNESDAYS & SATURDAY FIELD TRIP • 4–6 PM •  MAY 1 – MAY 22 • $50
NORTH COUNTY CENTER, LINCOLN CITY

Pictured are students in Calkins’
Winter 2019 courses.