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Manual Camera Basics

Stephen Hicks, Photographer

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7 Videos (40m)
    • 1: Intro

    • 2: Camera Overview

    • 3: Aperture

    • 4: Shutter Speed

    • 5: ISO

    • 6: Determine Your Settings

    • 7: Project Demonstration & Assignment


About This Class

This is a must see class for ALL new photographers, hobbyists, and anyone who wants to do photography without using the Auto Mode as a crutch.

Join Stephen Hicks, the Lead Photographer at Studio Jay, as he goes over the basics of using a camera on full manual mode.

In this class you'll learn the basics of setting and adjusting a camera on fully manual settings.

You'll learn:
•Shutter Speed
•Effects and uses of all settings
•How to determine your own settings based on your current lighting conditions





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Stephen Hicks


Hello! I'm Stephen Hicks.

I work as a photographer in Southern California.

I started learning photography when I was 14 on my first day of high school and that's when I was hooked. I moved from Michigan to Florida to study photography in Tampa and achieved my BFA in Digital Photography. Then I moved to sunny Southern California where I've been living and breathing photography ever since!

This is my life and my passion, and I'm here to share that with you through these cla...

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