— John Greengo




About This Course

Photography techniques, terminology and equipment can seem complicated and intimidating at first. But after a few hours with John Greengo, you’ll have the skills and confidence you need to go out and take amazing photos that you’ll want to print, share and treasure for a lifetime. Designed specifically for beginner photographers, this course will walk you through the essentials of how to use your interchangeable-lens camera and all the key functions. You’ll learn photography tips about everything from shutter speed to aperture, depth of field to ISO. You’ll get a primer on how to compensate for bad lighting and how to compose your shot for maximum effect and better photos.

Acquired Knowledge

Learn the most essential functions of your DSLR or mirrorless camera
Gain confidence in putting new features into action
Understand basic photographic terminology including the rule of thirds and the exposure triangle
Get a solid understanding of lighting and composition techniques
Figure out how to position yourself and your subject for optimal results
Learn to take great photos with the DSLR camera you have without extra gear
Feel prepared to move on to more advanced classes


John Greengo
John Greengo specializes in photographic education through online training, books, and international photo tours. He is an energetic and enthusiastic presenter known for his visual teaching style. His photographic teachings have been viewed by millions around the globe; and have proven to be popular and effective. Photography has been a life-long passion for John; starting at the age of 10 when he picked up his first camera and became endlessly fascinated with the art. After earning a college degree in photography, the pursuit of his craft has led him on photographic adventures to all seven continents. His range of experiences, combined with his desire to help fellow photographers grow, has positioned John as a world-leader in photographic education.


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