Getting Started in Photography

I remember what it's like.
You have a good camera and like taking photos, but it's frustrating.
It seems too technical, too complicated.
The terminology and settings are confusing.

Here I'm aiming to provide a curation of the best online resources to get you from the limitations of auto mode to understanding and practicing the most important technical and artistic elements of photography.

 
 

Week 1

Controlling time, depth and light. This is the power we have in photography. And the tools to do so? Shutter speed, aperture and ISO. Let’s start with the first two.

 
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Week 2

Now ISO, our third control, plus a handy tool for when you want the camera to do at least some of the work.

 
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Week 3

Week 3 is all about getting sharp images, from holding your camera to focusing techniques.

 

Week 4

Introduction to some principles of composition and post-processing.