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Lightroom Class 4 and 5
4 weeks $249 – 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, & 10/15
Learn how to use one of today’s strongest photography programs. Learn how this amazing program can cut down your work time, and make quick edits to photos faster and easier for you. Kathy will show you invaluable ways in which to speed up your workflow without leaving the program.
Beginners Digital Camera Class
Dates: Tuesday 8/20, 8/27, 9/3, and 9/10 – 4 weeks$249
You will learn how to master your digital camera. Learn to understand what each function on your camera is and more importantly what it does. Not only will we explore the buttons and dials, we will cover proper exposure using ISO, f-stops, shutter speeds, depth of field, lenses, flash and composition. Discover how to stop the action of sports photos and learn how to take beautiful portraits of your loved ones. A separate weekend field trip is included to try out all your new skills.
Times: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Digital Camera Part II, The Next Level
Dates: Monday 9/9, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7 – 4 weeks $249
Learn how Manual works on your camera. Learn to use it to your advantage with an External flash. Flash on and off camera will be discussed and tried. Tripod shooting with flashlights, neon lights and car lights are experimented with. Macro photos with lenses and gadgets are tried out. This is a lot of hands on shooting. Equipment will be supplied for you to try out if you do not own them.
Prerequisite: Beginners Digital Photography
External Flash Photography Workshop
Date: Saturday September 7th 2013 Times: 4:00pm to 8:00pm Cost: $129
Come shoot with Kathy as she will teach you how to use your flash in various modes and figure out what works best for you. She will also show how to use multiple flashes together for awesome light. You will photograph a model outside at a local park and then head back into the studio to shoot with your flash with Kathy’s guidance.
You will photograph a model outside at a local park and then head back into the studio to shoot with your flash with Kathy’s guidance.
Then to top off the night, we will review your images and do slight enhancements in Photoshop.
You will need any version of Photoshop (Elements or CS), your camera, the external flash unit(s) and your tripod (optional) .
We are going to be leaving the studio so remember to get gas and charge your flash batteries.
Photoshop Elements & CS5 Beginners
Dates: Wednesday 8/21, 8/28, 9/4, and 9/11 – 4 weeks $299
Times: 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Learn Photoshop’s menus, options and tools. Crop, resize, make changes and upload images. Learn how to create layers, use control keys to make effects, transform photos, adjust all color levels and then how to flatten the layers and save your image in various formats. Katydid will show you how to make general enhancements, special effects and how to create collages. Create beautiful black and white images and learn how to colorize only parts of your image for an artistic look.