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Why Do You Need This Photography Workshop?

To learn photography is more than fun, it can be a powerful tool of self-expression. But first, you need mastery of your camera and the critical fundamentals. So you can merely look at a scene and know what to do. Like how you can whizz through a gap in traffic before anyone can utter ‘barnacles!’

If you’d like the concepts of photography to be clear as daylight and enshrined in you like a mummy in a pyramid, if you’d like to bridge the gap between what you see and what you get, join this photography course in Bengaluru and let us train you to be a sharp-shooter. Of the artistic kind.

Does this sound like you?

  • I shoot only in the auto or the manual mode. Auto’s easy and manual’s the best. Right?
  • I don’t know why my pictures are all blurry when I open them on the computer.
  • What’s ISO? And what ISO do I use in low light?

If yes, the Basics of Photography Workshop is just what you need!

Workshop Overview

Upcoming Workshops

Dates: February 16, 2019
Fees: ₹4,900 (Check Early-bird Offer)
Venue: To be announced.

What does this Workshop offer?

Photography is art as well as science. That’s why this Workshop delves into both. It starts with the basics, addresses the advanced, and polishes the nuances. In sum it will turn the camera and photography concepts into extensions of your body and mind. So matters of exposure, focusing and metering don’t stand in your way when you wish to capture a unique moment. Or translate your glorious vision to an unforgettable picture.

Outstanding Mentors

Award-winning photographers whose reputation precedes them.

Streamlined Content

Structured material and instruction to make sure you learn everything you need.

Hands-on Training

Practical exercises for every topic.

Complete Beginners Welcome

No prior knowledge of photography required.

Ongoing Mentoring

Mentors at your service even after the Workshop.

After this Workshop, you can:

  • Choose appropriate tools for your genre of photography.
  • Use apt settings in any situation.
  • Get sharp pictures in virtually any kind of light.
  • Make technically sound and aesthetically pleasing images.
  • Use different techniques to achieve unusual and striking results.
  • Generally rock with your camera!

Workshop Mentor

Anuroop Krishnan

Anuroop Krishnan

Photography Mentor
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Anuroop Krishnan is a marketing professional turned photographer. While he undertakes people and children photography assignments from time to time, he is a passionate wildlife photographer. In over a decade of wildlife photography, his photo-stories reflect an assiduous understanding of wildlife and their diverse habitats. He seeks to depict subjects in their natural surroundings, in an endeavour to build the significance of habitats that nurture wildlife.

Workshop Schedule

DAY: SATURDAY

Overview: 9:30 to 10:00

Introduction to Digital Photography
What are the merits and demerits of digital photography?

Understanding Digital Photography and Camera Formats: 10:00 to 10:30

Camera formats

What are the different camera formats? How does the format matter? Which format should you choose?

10:30 to10:45: Break

Understanding Exposure and the Exposure Triangle: 10:45 to 12:30

Exposure
What is exposure? What makes a good exposure?

Aperture
What is aperture? How is it specified? How to set it? What is its impact on exposure and depth of field?

Shutter Speed
What is shutter speed? How is it specified? How to set it? What is its impact on exposure and sharpness?

ISO
ISO and its impact on exposure and noise

12:30 to13:15: Lunch

Understanding the Camera and Other Settings: 13:15 to 15:30

Exposure Program Modes
What are the different exposure program modes? When is it best to use which?

Metering
What is metering? What are the various metering modes?

Colour Temperature
What is white balance? How to set the desired colour temperature?

Focusing
What are the different focusing modes and how to use them?

Making an Image: 15:30 to 17:00

Composing, planning and executing images
What is composition? What are the different rules? How to plan an image ahead and execute it?
17:00 to 17:30: Break

Building Compelling Photo-stories: 17:30 to 18:00

Telling a story
How to stitch a series of photos together to tell a story?

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Workshop Fee

₹4900/-
Includes lunch, tea and applicable taxes. Payment options will be shared upon enquiry.

Early-bird Discount

Pay 10 or more days before the Workshop, and enjoy a discounted price of ₹4500! Hurry!

Cancellation Policy

In the unfortunate event that you wish to cancel your booking after the payment, you will receive a credit note that can be used to avail of any of our services listed on our website, for:

  • 100% of the amount if you cancel on or before the last Monday before the Workshop,
  • 50% of the amount if you cancel between the last Monday and Thursday before the Workshop.

No credit note will be issued for cancelling after the last Thursday before the Workshop or for failing to attend the Workshop without prior intimation, and no cash refunds will be made under any circumstances.

Frequently Asked Questions

I am a complete beginner in photography. Is this Workshop recommended for me?

Absolutely! This photography training does not assume any pre-existing knowledge of photography and is suitable for learners of all skill levels. If you are a complete beginner, you should sign up for the Workshop right away, as we’re sure you’ll find it really helpful!

I don't own a DSLR and have only a compact digital camera. Will this Workshop still be useful for me?

Yes. The fundamental concepts of digital photography are common to DSLR and compact digital cameras, so it will still be useful, and you’ll be able to try a majority of the discussed concepts practically if your compact camera has manual controls. However, in order to make the most out of the Workshop, we recommend you hire a DSLR from us for the workshop. Please talk to us for details.

How do I register for the Workshop?

You can register for the Workshop by filling out the registration form below, or calling us on 1800-1200-901, or emailing us at  workshops@toehold.in.

How do I pay the Workshop fee?

We have multiple payment options including online transfer, from which you may choose one as per your convenience. Details will be shared when we receive your enquiry.

What should I get to the Workshop?

Please bring your camera and kit lens, a fully charged battery, a memory card with sufficient space for a day’s photography, and your camera manual.

I have paid for the Workshop but cannot attend. Can I get a refund?

If you cannot attend the Workshop after paying for it, let us know before the last Monday before the Workshop and well give you a credit note for 100% of the amount, which can be used to avail of any of our services. If you let us know after the Monday but before the Thursday ahead of the Workshop, well issue a credit note worth 50% of the amount. Unfortunately, if you let us know after the Thursday before the Workshop or do not inform us at all, we cannot issue a credit note, nor can we make cash refunds under any circumstances.

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1800-1200-901

workshops(at)toehold.in

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