In this beginner nature photography class at The Morton Arboretum, you will learn how your camera works in order to maximize the quality of your photographs. The instructor will cover camera parts and function, including memory cards and batteries, program and custom modes, ISO setting, flash, lenses, and focusing. Participants will also get an introduction to essential skills in photography: ISO, aperture, depth of field, and shutter speed.
Whether you recently got a new camera or have been wondering about the features that go unused on your camera, this class is great for beginners who want to get more out of their DSLR or point-and-shoot camera.
This program meets in person at the Arboretum.
Instructor: Erica Benson, photographer
Age: 16 and older
Course number: P222