Basics of Photography - Photography Terms and Types of Cameras - Digital/Film

Derek Huang, Polyglot & Amateur Photographer

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7 Videos (31m)
    • Introduction to Basics of Photography

    • Photography Terms Part 1

    • Photography Terms Part 2

    • Digital Camera

    • Digital vs Film

    • Why People Still Shoot Film

    • Digital/Film Pros&Cons


About This Class

When I first started with photography, I found myself constantly confused by the terms used in camera descriptions and those thrown around by photographers. As I devote more time to photography, I taught myself a lot of those concepts. 

I thought a lot of people would be in the same boat as me when first starting out. So I create this class on basics of photography. In this 30-minute class, I cover some of the important and common terms, as well as the differences and functionality of different cameras available on the market. 

Hope you enjoy my class!

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The class does a great job introducing the basic ideas of photography. Highly recommend if you are a beginner in photography





Derek Huang

Polyglot & Amateur Photographer

Hello, I'm Derek. Recently I got a used camera (Nikon D700) from my mom and started shooting. Even though I only had one photography class back in college and nothing more, I really enjoy shooting on the street, mostly street photography/portrait. Currently, I live in New York City.

Besides photography, another passion of mine is languages. I speak 5 languages right now, Chinese/English/French/Spanish/Russian. I enjoy the process of learning foreign languages and different cultures aro...

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