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Understanding Your New Camera - Canon

+$99.00 for 2nd person

Average class size: 8 people

Upcoming Classes
Date and time Duration Presenter Space
Saturday, 4 May 2019 - 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Places Available

about 7 hours Chris Places Available

Master your Canon digital SLR or mirrorless camera with this comprehensive and interactive full-day photography course. Learn the concepts and theories behind taking a great shot in our media school classroom, as well as putting your skills into practice on a short photo walk around Melbourne’s CBD.

This course is perfect for those new to photography or if you would like a more in-depth understanding of your Canon camera. We will help you understand the fundamentals of using your DSLR or mirrorless camera; including exposure, aperture and shutter speeds, ISO, focus controls, flash, RAW, composition and more.


Course Outline:

Part 1. Camera controls, focussing, understanding light

Part 2. Understanding aperture and lenses

Part 3. Shutter, fast and slow speeds/flash and low light photography

Part 4. Software and composition

Part 5. Photowalk around the city, putting theory into practise


  • Complimentary tea and coffee will be provided 


If you have purchased your camera from michaels, and have received a $149 voucher, you can use this voucher towards any camera-specific 'Understanding your New Camera' class. You will be prompted for the remaining $99 at checkout.

The school can be contacted on 03 9672 2309 or school@michaels.com.au.