Mobile Photography: Still Life

The course uses mobile phone photography in a still life setting. Participants will be taught all the fundamentals of shooting a still life based on the principles of still life paintings of the old masters. Factors such as depth of field, colour, contrast, line, texture and composition will all be attended to. The role of light and how to use it in order to highlight and narrativise will be explored.

Participants need to please bring:
– A smartphone with a camera (Android or iPhone).
– Make sure that there is enough storage space on the device to allow for multiple shots.
– Download one or more of the following apps: Instagram, Camera Plus, VSCO, Snapseed, Pixlr-Photo collages, Pixlr-o-Matic

Starting Date(s): 1 JulyCourse fees:R600Sessions:1 DayDuration:6 Hours

The Open Window (Pty) Ltd (company registration 1973/015860/07) is registered as a Private Higher Education Institution with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) with Registration Certificate Number: 2000/HE07/016.The Open Window (Pty) Ltd courses are accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) under the Higher Education Act, 1997. The Open Window (Pty) Ltd is a SETA provider accredited with MICTSETA: Accreditation Number: ACC/2016/07/0012. For more information, please contact The Open Window on 012 648 9200. © 2019 Open Window. All rights reserved.

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