Bharatpur Photography Workshop

Bharatpur Photography Workshop
past almost 2 years ago

Starts: Thursday, 29 January, 2015 12:00am

Ends: Thursday, 29 January, 2015 03:00am

Event Details

My objectives are to help you achieve your goals in photography, to assist you in making images that help you stand out. In order to achieve this I will help you understand the core concepts of bird/wildlife photography along with understanding of your camera and various settings that are required to achieve photographic excellence. As tour leader and photographer, I will also discuss with you the importance of shooting with a purpose and telling a story.

The following concepts will be discussed.
Shooting with a purpose and telling a story

Getting off the auto mode and taking control of your camera

Aperture priority, Shutter priority, Manual. When to use each of the modes

F/stop, Shutter speed, ISO. Getting creative and producing artistic images

Manual and autofocus - focusing points, single shot or AI Servo, autofocus lock, back button focus.

Metering modes – Evaluative, spot, center weighted

White Balance – working with camera presets and custom selection

Appropriate lens settings and setup for shooting birds in flight

Cleaning your camera sensor and saving time and money

Ethics and etiquettes in wildlife photography

Image editing -

Raw vs JPEG - advantages of shooting in RAW

Image workflow – the importance of setting up a workflow to edit your images

Lightroom and RAW conversion

Color management and saving personal color profiles

Cropping, White balance adjustment, color correction

Round tripping between Lightroom and Photoshop

Advance editing in Photoshop – working with adjustment layers and layer masks

Noise reduction, sharpening in Photoshop

Image re-sizing and saving for web

Personalized workshop for small group of 6 people. Limited seats are available.

Dates: January 29th - February 1, 2015

Please click on the link below for further details and bookings.

http://www.gauravmittal.com/workshops/