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Basic Photography in English (SkillsFuture Accredited)

  • 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

100% claimable with SkillsFuture Credit. (only for Singapore Citizen)

1) Make payment upon registration. Time frame for claim will be 30 days before start date and 90 days after the course date.

2) Proceed to make claim via with supporting document (Registration confirmation email) 

3) For more enquires on claim, please check

*Full attendance compulsory*

*For changes in claim processes with effect from 19th May please refer here

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: June 2017 intake 2 (SGD 280.00)
Lesson 1 : 12 Jun 2017 / 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lesson 2 : 13 Jun 2017 / 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lesson 3 : 14 Jun 2017 / 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lesson 4 : 14 Jun 2017 / 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Lesson 5 : 15 Jun 2017 / 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lesson 6 : 15 Jun 2017 / 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Lesson 7 : 23 Jun 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.