Photography for Beginners Master Class

4.7 (294 ratings)
 · 11,734 students enrolled

About This Course

Have you always had a passion for taking pictures and thought about getting the proper photography training?

Photography is much more than simply taking a photo with your camera. There is a lot of technique and knowledge you need to know to perfectly capture moments.

This beginner course on photography will walk you through step by step every aspect you need to know to start improving your photography skills and potentially have your own photography business.

Ingred Shine has been a professional photographer and photography teacher for over 22 years. She’ll serve as your guide through improving your photography skills.

Here’s what will be covered in this course:

  • Basics of Cameras
  • Basics of Photography
  • Point and Shoot Cameras
  • Retouching Pictures on the Camera
  • Image Size and Resolution
  • DSLR Cameras
  • How to Properly Take a Picture
  • White Balance and Noise
  • Camera Menu and Settings
  • Retouring, Exposure and More
  • iPhone Cameras
  • Focus, Brightness, Flash and Filters
  • The Exposure Triangle – Aperature, Shutter and ISO
  • Manual Shooting
  • Shooting Techniques and Lenses
  • Framing and Posing
  • Objects of Interest and Perspective
  • Rule of Thirds
  • Depth of Field
  • Lighting and Time of Day

Our Promise to You
By the end of this course, you’ll have the knowledge to start taking high quality photographs and understand the techniques behind professional photography.

30 Day Money Back Guarantee. If you are unsatisfied for any reason, simply contact us and we’ll give you a full refund. No questions asked.

Get started today and develop the skill of photography!

Course Handbook

Photography for Beginners Course Handbook

Course Curriculum

Course Sections

About The Course And What You’ll Learn

Basics Of Cameras

Basics Of Photography

Introduction And Demonstration

Using A Point & Shoot Camera

Sample Picture

Retouching Pictures on the Camera

Image Size And Resolution

Closing Thoughts On Point & Shoot Cameras

Introduction And What DSLR Means

How To Take A Picture

RAW Image Format & Compression

White Balance & Noise

Features And Memory Storage

Camera Menu

Retouch, Exposure, And Info

Focus, Brightness, Flash, And Filters

Aperature, Shutter, And ISO

Manual Shooting, Point & Shoot And DSLR

Transferring Pictures To A Computer

Shooting Technique and Lenses

Framing And Posing

Objects Of Interest, Perspective

The Rule of Thirds

Depth Of Field

Lighting And Time Of Day

The End

About The Instructor


My name is Andy Norris and I've been an engineer for 5 years. I graduated from SDSU with a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, and I am EIT certified in California.I currently work as a salary design engineer for a multinational diversified engineering and manufacturing corporation.I have a passion for teaching and I hope my courses help you succeed in your professional life, as well as your personal life.


Average Rating by 294 students
  1. Profile photo of Debra Bynum Debra Bynum says:

    Retouching Pictures on the Camera
    I like this course it helps me a lot with things I thought I knew.

  2. Profile photo of Jane Jane Houston says:

    Good basic information for beginners.

  3. Profile photo of Selena Selena Ferro says:

    Easy and understanble
    Very easy and understandable to learn especially if it’s the first time you get into this field.

  4. Profile photo of Adarsh Adarsh Dummal says:

    Tactical way to learn
    Much easier to learn by the experts.

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