• Basics of optics

  • The camera and the lenses.  Know your stuff.

  • Analogic and digital photography.  What's the difference?

  • Framing

  • Correct exposure. Shutter and diaphragm, how do they work?

  • Depth of field. Why so important?

  • Colour and Black and White. How to choose



  • Natural lightHow to use it best

  • Natural light in portraits

  • Continuous artificial light

  • Strobe light

  • Light modifiers

  • Shooting techniques (theory)


  • Outdoor daylight shooting session (on Saturday morning)

  • Outdoor night time shooting session (to be decided)

  • Indoor shooting session for portrait

  • Outdoor shooting session (reportage) 

  • Analysis of taken pictures and debate


The minimum number of participants will be 3 and the maximum 5.

The lessons will be in english language

The minimum duration of the lessons will be the one shown on this page, but with some possibility to be extended.

It is advisable for all the participants who already own a camera, whatever it is, to bring it during the lessons.

Normally lessons will take place on Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 18.00 to 20.00, but changes can be done.

The outdoor daylight session will be, preferably, on Saturday morning, but also in this case, will be possible a change. 

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