01 June 2019

Canon EOS Advanced Autofocus Training Cape Town

Canon EOS Autofocus / AI Servo Master Class Cape Town
"Master your Canon EOS AF System / Fine-tune your Camera for Action and Birds in Flight Photography"

Over the last two years I have facilitated a number of Birds in Flight / Action Photography workshops in Milnerton / Woodbridge Island, Cape Town.

Autofocus / AI Servo Cape Town Training Objective

To provide Canon enthusiast / professional photographers with a hands-on learning and configuration experience through-out the full duration of the theory / settings session covering the current Canon 61-Point and 65-Point AF Systems - with enough shooting opportunity via three separate practical shooting sessions.

Applicable Canon EOS Bodies: EOS-1D X (Mark II) / EOS 5D Mark IV / EOS 5D Mark III / EOS 7D Mark II

Cost: R1 250-00 for a full day and two practical shooting sessions (10 hours +). 

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25% Discount for delegates who attended any of my other photography workshops

Contact Me should you wish to attend this advanced Canon EOS Autofocus / AI Servo One-On-One Training.


Advanced Canon EOS Autofocus (AF) Private One-On-One Training Cape Town
This hands-on Canon EOS AF / IA Servo Master Class Cape Town will be facilitated to both enthusiast and professional Canon EOS photographers for configuring and tweaking a variety of AF / AI Servo settings for the best possible AF accuracy and tracking performance (for a variety of action photography applications and genres).

Canon EOS Autofocus / AI Servo Master Class Workshop Cape Town
Panning at Killarney Motorcycle Racing
Canon Autofocus / AI Servo one-on-one training will be facilitated from a Birds in Flight / Action Photography perspective, but will cover most types of Action Photography genres including discussing panning techniques for motor / motor cycle racing.

This advanced Autofocus workshop will predominantly cover the Canon EOS 7D Mark II and the EOS Full Frame 61-Point advanced AF Systems, but for photographers with the following Canon EOS bodies the Birds in Flight Photography Training / Workshop should be more applicable for your requirements:

  • Canon EOS 77D
  • Canon EOS 800D
  • Canon EOS 70D
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • Canon EOS 6D
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • Older EOS-1D bodies

Canon EOS / AF Reference Material
Each delegate will receive detailed notes and DVD disk with all up-to-date Canon EOS body reference material, User Guides / AF Guides and Lens Micro Adjustment Guide.

Session 1: Workshop Application / Learning Areas
  • Exposure settings for Action Photography
  • Telephoto / Super Telephoto Lenses (Prime / Zoom)
  • Tele-converters (Mainly Canon EF 1.4x / 2x)
  • Memory cards (all current options: CF / SD)
  • 61-Point AF Systems (EOS Full Frame)
  • 65-Point AF System (EOS 7D Mark II)
  • AI Servo Focus Areas / Zones
  • AF Cases and detailed fine-tuning of Case parameters
  • Reikan FoCal Lens Micro Adjustment Calibration (if required)
  • Post-Processing techniques / assistance Lightroom 5 / 6

Canon EOS Autofocus / AI Servo Master Class Workshop Cape Town
Canon 65-Point AF System / AF tracking in action
Sessions 2 - 4: Practical Shooting Sessions
The training will include up to three practical shooting sessions at Woodbridge Island, Cape Town for practice and further tweaking of AF / AI Servo settings. Attend one, two or all three sessions.

Latest Canon 61-Point Autofocus System
This Master Class workshop will also include the enhanced 61-Point AF System of the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV / Canon EOS-1D X Mark II.

Canon EOS bodies (AF Systems) to be covered:
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark III
  • Canon EOS 5Ds / 5Ds R
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
  • Canon EOS-1D X
  • Canon EOS-1D X Mark II

Canon EOS Autofocus / AI Servo Master Class Workshop Cape Town
Motorcycle Racing Killarney- Canon EOS 70D
Photographers with EOS 70D / EOS 80D bodies
Contact Me for more information for discussing the suitability of this workshop for your current / future Canon EOS / Autofocus requirements. This will also be applicable for future owners of the new Canon EOS 6D Mark II. 

Canon EOS 7D Mark III Specifications / Release Date
During the September 2017  Canon Autofocus / AI Servo Master Class Workshop Cape Town I will also be discussing my recently published Canon EOS 7D Mark III Wish List, expected  AF System, specifications  and possible / rumored release date. More on the possible release of the Canon EOS 7D Mark III

Contact Me should you require any additional information about this advanced Canon EOS AF / AI Servo Workshop Cape Town.

Reikan FoCal 2.5.0 AFMA Calibration Software: Supported Canon EOS Cameras
Canon EOS 50D  /  Canon EOS 70D  /  Canon EOS 80D  /  Canon EOS 7D Mark II  /  Canon EOS 7D
Canon EOS 6D 
Canon EOS 6D Mark II  /  Canon EOS 5D S  /  Canon EOS 5D S R  /  Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Canon EOS 5D Mark III  /  Canon EOS 5D Mark II  /  Canon EOS 1D X  /  Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Canon EOS-1D Mark IV / 
Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III  /  Canon EOS-1D Mark III

Images used in the Canon EOS Autofucus / AI Servo Workshop Cape Town 

* More information on the Kingfisher Image: Testimony of the Modern AF System

* More information on the Motorcycle Images: Killarney Motor Racing Cape Town


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