Photographing Nature with Your Digital Camera (Self-Paced Tutorial)

Photographing Nature with Your Digital Camera (Self-Paced Tutorial)

3 Months Access / 24 Course Hrs
  • Details
  • Syllabus
  • Requirements

Details

Nature photography can be a fun, relaxing, and exciting hobby! In this course, you'll learn about the many aspects of outdoor photography as well as how to master your digital camera's controls and features. With the knowledge you gain in this course, you'll be taking exceptional nature photos in no time.

You'll explore composition and lighting issues and find out how to take beautiful photos of landscapes, flowers, trees, and water. Along the way, you'll delve into your camera's shutter speed and aperture controls so that you'll be able to capture the photos you really want. You will discover how to use your computer to process your photos and digitally correct the most common problems. You'll see how your photos can become works of art rather than just snapshots of nature. By the end of this course, you'll have become the nature photographer you always wanted to be!

Enrollment Options:
Self-Paced
3 Months Access Course Code: T9599
No Instructor, Start Anytime
$100.00 USD

Syllabus

1 The Joy of Nature Photography

2 Light and Composition

3 Landscape Photography

4 Photographing Flowers and Trees

5 Photographing Water

6 Telephoto Photography

7 Large Animal Photography

8 Small Animal Photography

9 Photographing Birds

10 Macro Photography

11 Post-Processing

12 Abstract Nature Photography

 

Requirements

Hardware Requirements: 

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac device.

Software Requirements: 

  • PC: Windows XP or later.
  • Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Flash Player. Click here to download the Flash Player.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account. 

Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.