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12 Videos (44m)
    • Introduction to the Course

    • How does a camera work?

    • Aperture

    • Shutter Speed

    • ISO

    • Exposure Triangle

    • Lights & Filters

    • White Balance

    • File Types: JPEG vs. RAW

    • Photo Resolution & Quality

    • Composition

    • What's Next?

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About This Class

You want to take better photos, right?

If terms like aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and the exposure triangle aren't familiar - then this course is perfect for you.

Whether you have a DSLR, mirrorless, bridge, point and shoot, or even just a smartphone, you should learn these main settings and rules that all professional photographers use.

Understand how your camera actually works


After taking this course, you'll know:

  • Aperture - Adjusting your f-stop, and what this does creatively to your photo
  • Shutter Speed - How to prevent a common beginner mistake with this setting
  • ISO - Preventing photos with digital noise and grain
  • Exposure - How to use aperture, shutter speed, ISO, lights, and filters to take well-exposed photos
  • Composition - Basic rules to follow... and when to break them
  • White Balance - Make sure your photo's colors look natural
  • Photo Quality & File Types - Best scenarios to use different file types

17 of 17 students recommendSee All

Great class for beginners. The teacher is clear and breaks everything down to the basics. Very clear. I had to speed up the video a bit but only to 1.25x
A great starter class to Photography know the basics first and then go out and practice practice.
Very clear and concise explanations of the basics. Exactly what I have been looking for.





Phil Ebiner

Video Creator |

My passion is inspiring people through online courses. I've been creating things (videos, photos, businesses, projects) since I was a young child. I've created (produced, shot, edited) thousands of videos over the past five years. Now it is time to teach you!

What would you like to learn?

Would you like to learn motion graphics in After Effects?

Would you like to learn how to shoot & edit videos like a pro?

Would you like to take better photographs?


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