Alan Ranger Photography Workshops
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Photography Classes

photography classes, photography lessons for beginners to advanced, DSLR lessons and training

Photography Courses and Photography Classes Full Listing

  • Photography Classes are one-off lessons, 2.5-3hrs in length and run as evening classes
  • Photography Courses are weekly evening classes run over a number of weeks/months
  • Photography Masterclasses are one-off topic lessons run as 2.5hr  evening class

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Choosing and setting up your DSLR Masterclass

  • Coventry 45 Hathaway Road Coventry, England, CV4 9HW United Kingdom (map)

Choosing and setting up your DSLR Masterclass

This class will help you choose a DSLR if you have not already purchased one and then set it up for optimal performance. 

We will work through all the main settings on the camera and together set your camera up with you understanding what it all means and when you need to change it.

Course Content

  • Optimal Camera Settings
  • JPG & RAW options
  • Image Reviewing Options
  • Focusing Modes
  • Metering Modes
  • Plus more

Is this for me?

For first time photographers and complete beginners who want to learn how to use their camera settings and know when to change them

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Places

  • Places x 4. -  Typically 3-4 attendees
  • In order for a class to go ahead, there must be a minimum of three clients booked for that particular date. Should there be insufficient interest, alternative dates will be offered.

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Benefits

This course is aimed at beginners

Terms

  • Please read my terms and conditions before booking as you will be bound by them upon receipt of money paid.
  • Cancellation less than 4wks prior to event date - no refund
  • No show on the event - loss of place/money
  • Rebooking fee applies for changing course date if less than 4 weeks before event date or for re-booking a missed class that was not notified.

Included with the class

  • Class booklet/notes
  • Tea & Coffee

Equipment needed

You will need a DSLR or bridge camera

How you will learn

Alan is passionate about photography and a qualified photography tutor. He will engage you in discussion and be more than willing to answer as many questions as possible on the night.

Where do I go from here?

Sign up now and you've taken the first step.

Most clients mix this classroom based course with a mixture of practical workshops, mentoring and other events.

All photographic courses can be combined with each other, practical workshopsonline mentoring, and 1-2-1 private photography lessons.

 

 


Photography Masterclass Series

These photography classes are bite-sized lessons on specific topics.  They range between two and three hours and run on an ongoing cycle.  Classes are generally held at my home in Coventry.

They suitable for any level of photographer but please feel free to phone me if you want to check on suitability 

These are the perfect refresher class and are also suitable for anyone who has already attended a photography course with myself as each class contains new material and we are able to get more in-depth on specific topics and brush up on your areas of understanding.

Each class is approximate 2.5hrs and runs on a weekday evening on a rolling basis. 

  1. Get off Automatic Mode - Exposure Explained
  2. Creative Composition - Develop your creative eye and understanding
  3. DSLR Craft - Get to grips with Metering, Focusing, White Balance and more
  4. Filters & Bracketing - Understand Dynamic Range and RAW Vs JPG
  5. Getting started with Adobe Lightroom an introduction and basic walkthrough
  6. Portrait Photography - Learn how to take better portrait photos
  7. Black & White Photography - Understand the visual building blocks of mono
  8. Landscape Photography - Art of the landscape - a visual guide
  9. Macro - Close-up Photography - Theory and practical workshop
  10. Image sharing - final refinement, exporting, sizing, framing and uploading/selling
  11. How to get organised and stay organised in Lightroom
  12. Creative editing - An introduction and masterclass in NIK plug-ins suite
  13. How to choose and setup up your DSLR and use it effectively
  14. Camera and kit care - a complete walkthrough and best practise advice
  15. Photo Critiques  - Bring your photos for Alan to review and critique.


Classes can be booked individually or book a block to receive a discount.  Dates can be arranged to suit so no need to take classes consecutively when booking a block.

You can also book photo critique nights to follow up an earlier masterclass and share your photos with Alan for feedback and critique.

Earlier Event: January 19
Photo Critique Class - Jan
Later Event: January 31
Portrait Photography Masterclass