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Basic Photography in English (SFC-eligible)

  • Exposure and its relationship to Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO
  • Flash control - from fill-ins to slow syncho
  • Using the light meter, AE lock and compensation to control exposure
  • Focal Length, Lens Perspective and Compression
  • Composition guidelines for more interesting pictures


If you are claiming Skillsfuture Credit, please refer to the procedures, terms and conditions below instead:-

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. For more information, please visit the SkillsFuture Credit website (

  1. Send an Email to, with subject titled “SkillsFuture Course”.

    Include these details in your email to us:

    • Full name as per NRIC
    • Course Name
    • Preferred Intake
    • Camera Model
    • Mobile No

    Step 2: Our system will generate a Confirmation and send it via Email to you upon successful registration.

    Step 3: Either screen print or save the Confirmation Email from us into a PDF and proceed to to login with your Singpass.

    Step 4: Register your Profile information with SkillsFuture and proceed with the claim process. Search for “Canon Singapore” in the search field on SFC webpage and pick the course that you wish to claim for. Attached the Confirmation Email PDF and submit your claim.

    Step 5: Please email us the SFC approved notification upon receiving the same day or not later than 3 days before commencing the Course for our reference and record.

    Please take note of the following:

  1. Notwithstanding of the above, your course registration is subject to SkillsFuture’s approval on your SFC Application.
  2. Inoccurrence of any of the following events, you will be required to make full or partial payment prior to attending the Course:-
    • The SFC Application is rejected or cancelled by SkillsFuture as at the commencement date of the Course; or
    • The approved SFC is lesser than the course fee as at the commencement date of the Course.
  3. Meanwhile, please also take note the following:-

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2-hours classroom duration

  • Introduction to Photography
  • Camera operation familisation
  • Understanding lens perspective and compression
  • Understanding white balance and color temperature
  • Focusing (Focus-lock, Focus modes)
  • Introduction to Exposure - Part 1 (Shutter speed, ISO)

2-hours outdoor practical*

  • Revisit lesson 1 topics in daytime outdoor environment
  • Exposure compensation
  • Auto-exposure lock
  • Additional tricks to shutter speed application

*venue to be announce during lesson by course instructor

2-hours classroom duration

  • Re-cap of lesson 2 outings: Photos review
  • Introduction to Exposure - Part 2 (Aperture)
  • Depth of field control
  • Manual exposure control
  • Basic fundamentals of metering
  • Histogram reading and basics of dynamic range
  • Introduction to basic Flash photography & application
  • Photography with Impact: Basics of Composition and Framing

2-hours outdoor practical*

  • Revisit lesson 3 topics in evening outdoor environment
  • Manual exposure control
  • Low light photography
  • Additional tricks to shutter speed application

*venue to be announce during lesson by course instructor
Tripod is required for this lesson

2-hours outdoor practical*

  • Exposure exercises

*venue to be announce during lesson by course instructor

2-hours classroom duration

  • Qualities of a good photo
  • Characteristics of lighting
  • Beginners' insights about Filters
  • Intermediary camera features/functions
  • Short discussion to accessories and any additional gears

2-hour classroom duration

  • Digital Workflow & Digital Asset Management
  • Photo critiques
  • Shooting beyond exposure trinity: What's next.
    Artists' showcase
  • Q&A
  • Course closure
Intake: Basic Photography Course: August evening intake 2 (SGD 280.00)
Lesson 1 : 22 Aug 2017 / 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Lesson 2 : 23 Aug 2017 / 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Lesson 3 : 24 Aug 2017 / 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Lesson 4 : 25 Aug 2017 / 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Lesson 5 : 26 Aug 2017 / 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lesson 6 : 26 Aug 2017 / 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lesson 7 : 08 Sep 2017 / 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Intake: Basic Photography Course: September morning intake 1 (SGD 280.00)
Lesson 1 : 21 Sep 2017 / 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lesson 2 : 23 Sep 2017 / 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Lesson 3 : 25 Sep 2017 / 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lesson 4 : 25 Sep 2017 / 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Lesson 5 : 26 Sep 2017 / 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lesson 6 : 28 Sep 2017 / 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lesson 7 : 04 Oct 2017 / 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Workshop is open to all camera brand users (mirrorless / DSLR cameras)
  • Registration must be made via this website on a first-come-first-served basis. No reservation entertained.
  • The detailed information on venue and outing will be informed to participants during the first lesson.
  • Participants must bring their own cameras, lenses & charged batteries.
  • Canon Singapore Ptd. Ltd. shall not be held responsible for any injuries or mishaps during the workshop.
  • In the event of workshop cancellation due to unexpected circumstances, Canon Singapore Ptd. Ltd. will refund participants on their paid fees. 
  • Canon Singapore Ptd. Ltd. reserves the right to make any other amendments without prior notice.


WE ARE LOCATED AT: 1 Fusionopolis Place, (Level 3, Training Room) Galaxis (via East Lobby) Singapore 138522

  • Please proceed to the Galaxis East Wing lobby reception in exchange for lift access to Level 3 Canon training office.
  • Walk into Canon Training office in Level 3.
  • Registration starts 10mins before the class commence and please be punctual.
  • For enquiry, please email us at
  • We seek your understanding that all emails will be correspond within the next business day. If you have any further enquiry, please contact our Customer Service hotline at 6799 8686 during office hours from Monday - Friday 8:30am-5:30pm.

Thank you and looking forward to having you in our class.