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Photo 101: Apertures, Shutter Speeds, and Exposure Modes

Evening Studio Arts Workshop

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. ET
Code: 1V00TU
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Take command of your photographic vision as you learn the basics of your camera’s exposure functions. Learn to control the properties of your images through the understanding of apertures, shutter speeds, depth of field, shutter motion effects, equivalent exposures, and using exposure modes (program, aperture priority, shutter priority, and manual). Students must have a camera with manual controls and their user’s guide. Open to all levels.

Note: This streamed program will not be recorded.

Other Information

  • The instructor is Joe Yablonsky.
  • 1 session, 3 hours
  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction.

Patron Information

  • If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group.
  • Unless otherwise noted, registration for streaming programs typically closes two hours prior to the start time on the date of the program.
  • Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org.
  • Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance.
  • View Common FAQs about our Streaming Programs on Zoom.
This program is part of our
Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.