7 Steps to Better Photography

— A 3 Hour “Crash Course”

This class is designed for photography beginners and photo enthusiasts looking to learn the basics of digital photography – both the art and the science of it.

During this 3-hour workshop, Phillip will share with you a comprehensive overview of the 7 step method for creating amazing images.

Step One: Basic Function of Today’s Modern Digital Camera! You’ll learn and finally understand your camera!_O3U9528

Whether you have a point and shoot or a top of the line DSLR, Phillip will make sure you get the most out of your camera!


Step Two: The Technical Stuff! You’ll learn and understand what all those buttons and settings do! But more importantly,

you’ll actually learn how to use them! Phillip will be covering:

-F Stops
-Shutter Speed
-White Balance
-ISO (Light Sensitivity)
-Proper Exposure

Step Three: Image Composition! You will learn about the “artsy” stuff and how to give your images more impact with:

-Leading Lines
-Converging Lines
-The Rule of 3rds
-Symmetrical and “A” Symmetrical
-Creating a Center of Interest


Step Four: Lighting Techniques! Learn how to light like a pro with:

-Finding and Creating “Direction of Light”
-Sun vs. Shade
-Natural/Light vs. Light Modifiers and Flash


Step Five: Making Your Subjects Look Their Best! Phillip will share with you many of these secrets for making his

subjects look their best! He’ll cover:

-Proper Lens Perspective
-Camera Angle -Posing-Expression


Step Six: It’s the Little Things! When it comes to improving you photography, it’s all about refining the little things and

looking for details. Phillip will show you how to turn what would normally be a snapshot into a work of art!


Step Seven: Enjoying Your Photographs After You’ve Created Them! You’ve created them, now what do you do with them?

Phillip will demonstrate the latest ways to enjoy your images as fine art prints, albums, and more!
Bottom-line, no matter what your skill level is or the type of camera you own, Certified Photographer, Phillip Crider, will give

you some of the best information regarding photography you will ever receive. You’ll leave the classroom knowing how to operate

your camera and the inspiration to put that knowledge into practice!

Join Phillip Crider for his 7 Steps to Better Photography 3-Hour Crash Course!


      Serving the Lake Norman Area for Over 25 Years - - -       704-664-1485