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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Camera Control by Michigan State University

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432 reviews

About the Course

Welcome to Course Two of Photography Basics and Beyond: From Smartphone to DSLR! Now that you have a broad understanding of the various types of cameras, the importance of setting up Menus and Functions to gain control in your photography, and the difference between Auto and Program exposure modes, you are ready to move into even greater Camera Control! In these 4 Modules we will concentrate on gaining the knowledge necessary to make use of Exposure Modes, Light Metering, Effects of various ISO settings, Lens options, using Shutter Speeds to convey aspects of Time in both documentary and creative ways, and exploring the controlled focus effects that Depth of Field Principles make possible. You will also continue to make new photographs and, if you are a subscriber to the specialization, continue interacting with your fellow learners as you share photographs for Peer Review. You will also confirm your knowledge through completion of quizzes and written responses. Let's get started with Module One!...

Top reviews

Feb 12, 2018

The instructors are incredibly knowledgeable. The projects are instructional and test you to learn, try, etc. It made me think of new ways to capture images and inspired me to photograph every day!

Dec 1, 2017

Great course structure. Great Professors and Mentors. This course has really help me grow a lot as a photographer. I'm so thankful to Coursera & MSU for putting such a great course for learners.

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By Jacinta M

Jun 22, 2016

Well delivered course

By Alexandra M V B

Jun 17, 2021

m​uy buena enseñanza

By Nikita D K

Oct 15, 2020

Very nice experience

By Jean B A

Aug 23, 2020

Conteúdo atualizado!

By Doyle B

Aug 17, 2020

Informative and fun.

By K. S K

May 7, 2020

Very good experience


Apr 17, 2020

Cameras ....... good

By Jaime A A V

Oct 4, 2020

I loved the course!

By Arnaldo J d S

Sep 27, 2020

Excellent course -

By Reinaldo A L

Dec 4, 2019

Totally satisfying!

By He C

Sep 4, 2018

Very useful lesson!

By Andreas Z

Mar 7, 2018

Highly recommended!

By Bashar Z

Jan 7, 2017

It was a great step

By mathithumilan

Aug 28, 2016

course worth doing.


Sep 3, 2021

It was incredible!

By Rammah Y

Jan 24, 2021

Nice course really

By Pakasit W

Jul 20, 2019

a very good course


May 14, 2019

very good indeed.

By sandee

Jun 11, 2016

wonderful course!

By Sebastián E I P

Nov 12, 2021

Excellent course

By Uditha B

Jan 25, 2021

excellent course

By Gulshan G

Jul 25, 2020

Best course ever


Jun 18, 2020

Very interesting

By Mohammad N N

Jun 8, 2020

Wonderful course

By Anna N

Mar 24, 2020

helped me a lot.