Kapture Media Photography Basic DSLR 1Day Workshop Syllabus

Time Subject Aims Objectives Method
 10.00-10.15 Welcome and Summary of workshop
10.15 -11.30

Theory of DSLR Photography:

  • How a DSLR Camera works
  • Difference between Point & Shoot, Bridge & DSLR
  • Sensor Size
  • Understanding Shooting Modes


  • Aperture 
  • Depth of Field
  • Shutter Speed
  • ISO
  • Using a Light Meter


  • Rule of Thirds


  • Planning the day and photo list
  • Overcoming technical difficulties (bad weather condition & selecting locations)



Gain an insight into how a camera works. 




Grasp basic principles of how Aperture Shutter speed


Understanding basic composition rules



Ready for anything

Lecture & Practical
11:30-11:40 Review     Practical 
11.40 -1.00

Practical photographic section


Camera Shooting Modes

Capturing Images using a variety of camera modes.


Becoming familiar with different shooting modes

How to frame the subject, setting the correct exposures by using both manual and automatic settings on your camera. Practical session in the Studio with tuition
1.00 - 1.30 Lunch
1.30 -3:30

Practical photographic section


Camera Shooting Modes

Photographing the Subject in the local area


Becoming comfortable with differing lighting situations

How to compose the Subject, selecting the best location, putting your new knowledge into practice. Practical session in local area with tuition
3:30 - 4.00 Summary of the day with questions and answers