Photography Fundamentals

Photography Fundamentals course

Photography Fundamentals is a one-day course focused on equipping you with the key skills needed to deliver high-quality aerial photography.  More than this you can apply these fundamentals to your video work too.

This classroom based course will cover pre-flight best practices, shooting strategies and framing that will enable you to offer a higher standard of data to your commercial clients.

 You will learn

  • The history of aerial cameras including frames and lens sizes
  • Aerial photography best practice
  • Aerial videography best practice
  • Aerial setup and camera setup
  • How to choose the best lens for the job
  • Filters and how / when to use them
  • Basics of postproduction and supplying the finished job to the client
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Your trainer

John MacRae is a commercial photographer, consultant and speaker, and a respected member of the photographic industry with over three decades of experience. During his career John has won a number of major awards and has become a respected authority within the photographic industry. He has spent the last 25 years working for himself, creating a niche business by specialising in business-to-business photography.

John has been a qualified drone pilot for over 4 years  completing many commercial and video projects.  John provides flight coaching, photography and video training.  John is qualified to fly multi rotor drones to 20kg.




Book online with our parent company Droneflight on their webshop.

  • 3rd September, 2018, Richmond, North Yorkshire,  Photography Fundamentals, £225.00 plus VAT
  • 29th October, 2018, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire,  Photography Fundamentals, £225.00 plus VAT
  • 16th November, 2018, Witney, Oxfordshire,   Photography Fundamentals, £225.00 plus VAT

To book your place, please email or call 01833 333950