Introduction to Digital Photography

Ever wanted to take great pictures but don’t know where to start? This online course – written by Ken Schultz will give you all the basics you need to take dramatically better photos with your DSLR!

Whether for yourself or for your business, these Videos will take the mystery out of DSLR photography and get you taking Professional Quality Photos in a really short time without doing a Degree in Photography.

By the end of the course, users will learn how to:


This fantastic package includes:

  • Hours of video content
  • 720p High Quality Video
  • Techniques and Tricks from an expert
  • Focus on introducing the Basics
  • Explaining the photography triangle


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Course Content

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Section 1: Getting Started


Unit 1.1 - Introduction

This unit will introduce you to to the entire course and the foundations of photography.

Section 2: DSLR Overview


Unit 2.1 - What is DSLR?

This unit will answer "What is DSLR?" and what are the benefits.


Unit 2.2 - DSLR Essentials

This unit covers the essentials of using a DSLR.

Section 3: DSLR Basics


Unit 3.1 - Composition

This unit will cover frame composition, perspectives and lens choices


Unit 3.2 - Exposure: Intro and ISO

This unit will introduce you to Exposure and getting the correct Exposure using ISO


Unit 3.3 - Exposure: Aperture

This unit explains how to get the correct Exposure using Aperture.


Unit 3.4 - Exposure: Shutter Speed

This unit explains how to get the correct Exposure using Shutter Speed.

Section 4: White Balance


Unit 4.1 - White Balance Basics

This unit covers white balance basics and how to get the correct colour in your images.


Unit 4.2 - Custom White Balance

This unit covers how to use white balance creatively, tricky situations you may encounter and custom white balance methods.

Section 5: Focus


Unit 5.1 - Focusing Basics

This unit will teach you focus basics and techniques.


Unit 5.2 - Depth of Field

This unit will show you the key concepts of Depth of Field; the main strength of a DSLR camera.

Section 6: Flash


Unit 6.1 - Flash Basics

This unit will cover flash basics by highlighting 3 main situations they can be used.


Unit 6.2 - Flash Difffusers

This unit will teach you how to use flash diffusers to take great flash photographs .


Pricing is for 12 months access.

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  • Required: none

Completion Time: 15 hours (average)

About the Author

Ken Schultz

Ken Schultz has been a Photo enthusiast since 1980, when he received his first SLR (Single Lens Reflex) camera, He went on to pursue Zoology and Marine Biology in his further studies and focused, specifically, on Dolphin Communication, a choice giving him ample opportunity to find the perfect shot.

He and his wife started a wedding business soon after. He handled the photo and video side of the business, gaining considerable experience using DSLR Cameras. A year later he started an online Photography business and online resource for beginners.

Not slowing down, Ken then created and a free e-book guide on buying your first DSLR. After demand for a unique DSLR course surfaced, he went about creating a Beginners guide to the DSLR, and published it online. Now, with both Beginners and Advanced courses, his DSLR lessons are online and conveniently accessible to all our users.