Photography 1: Getting Started

Get that great shot! Our digital photography workshop will cover the basics of shooting in manual on DSLR cameras. Understand how ISO, shutter speed, and aperture work together, so you can get better pictures more consistently.

Workshop Topics

  • Manual settings on a DSLR camera
  • Understanding and working with natural light
  • Better shot composition
Prerequisites: None
SPECIAL NOTE: You are more than welcome to bring your own camera. If you are unsure about the settings on your camera, bring the user manual as well.



PantherIDs are required for attendance at the workshop. Not a member of the GSU community? Bring this form and $10 (checks only accepted; no cash!).

If you don’t see a date or time that works for your schedule please check back later for new additions. In the meantime, we encourage you to check out the FREE online training available to the Georgia State community at

Faculty and Staff members can also request custom technology workshops for department or student groups of 4 or more. Send your request to or see Assign Media for web, video or image based projects.