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Introduction to Video Basics with Your Camera – Chester Photographic Academy Evening
Thu June 21 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm£35.00
you will learn
- How to use your camera settings and functions
- How to frame video
- How to control your camera’s functions for video
- How to record video
- How to light a scene
- How to create a storyboard
- How to use a tripod for video
- What your editing options are
- What Welshot can do for you and your photography
- 6:20pm – Doors to function room open
- 6:30pm – Photography starts
- 8:00pm – Supper – included
- 8:30pm – Photography resumes
- 10:00pm – Finish
- Camera and lenses suitable for this event
- Spare Batteries and Memory Card
- Tripod – Remote Cable Release (if applicable for this event)
- A list of ideas, help, questions etc that you would like to discuss with those in your group
- Appropriate Outdoor/Wet Weather clothing (if applicable for this event)
what will happen
At this Welshot Photographic Chester Academy Evening at the Crowne Plaza, you will learn how to shoot well composed and steady cinematography/video on your camera. We will be covering all the basic elements you need to consider, such as frame rate, white balance, composition aperture and shutter speed. In addition, you will also learn about lighting and audio, and additional elements that determine the overall quality of your filming output. We will also show you the various options regarding the choices you have for editing your video. There will be a discussion on the various recording formats, including 720, 1080 and 4K.
Image Credit: Jason Edwards
what to expect at an academy evening
Academy Evenings are PERFECT for the beginner just starting out on their photographic journey.
Academy Evenings are where you will meet other Welshotters in a relaxed and informal environment – these are the best way to get to know how Welshot works and how we can help you. They are informal, relaxed and are considered a monthly social gathering for many of our Welshotters. They offer “Taster” sessions, covering many genres, to our larger, more extensive Workshops and Events.
With the help of the Welshot Team you will be given all the support, guidance and tuition that you need to help you get the best from your camera – regardless of your skill level so please join us on what promises to be a fun and creative Welshot Academy Evening.
Supper is included in the cost of this event.
Academy Evenings are “The” best way for you to do the following:
- Help you to get to know how your camera works in a variety of settings and conditions. Giving you transferable skills to use anywhere.
- Let’s you practice different sorts of genres, techniques and equipment – before you commit, a chance to see if it is for you.
- Increase your range of portfolio images, make stock images and skill level.
- Networking – Team and Fellow Welshotters are a valuable source of information, know-how, experience and contacts.
- Help you to find out more about Welshot, how we can help you with YOUR photography.
- Help us to get to know YOU better – when we know what it is YOU want and how we can help you with your photography.