Classes & Workshops

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Starter Class 

Beginner - (Online) 1.5 hrs

This class is for beginners that are intimidated by all the menus and buttons on their camera.  This class is packed essential knowledge needed to begin your photography journey.

Topics Covered:

  • Types of Cameras

  • Types of Lenses

  • Where to Buy

  • Camera Set Up

  • Image Quality

  • Essential Menus

  • Essential Buttons & Dials

  • Common Troubleshooting

  • Focusing Tips

  • Info about Classes

  • Q&A


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Foundations 101

Beginner - (In Person) 2.5 hrs

In this hands on class, students will learn how to control the technical side of the camera as well as the the functions that allow you to start focusing on the fun creative part of photography.

Topics Covered:

  • Camera Modes & Functions

  • Controlling Exposure

  • Shutter Speed

  • Aperture

  • ISO

  • Action Photos

  • Motion Blur

  • Depth of Field

  • The Art of Photography

  • Hands on Application of Skills



The Art of Manual Mode

Intermediate - (In Person) 2.5 hrs

In this hands on class, students will learn the art of controlling the camera in manual mode.  Our unique approach to teaching will allow students to take full control of the cameras capabilities, and think like a professional. 

Topics Covered:

  • The Light Meter

  • How to get the exposure perfect

  • Ansel Adams Zone System

  • How to think like an artist

  • Choosing the best settings

  • Situational Shooting

  • Common mistakes to avoid

  • Hands on Application of Skills


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Lighting 101 

Beginner/Intermediate - (Online) 1.5 hrs

​Lighting is everything in great photography. Learning how to identify and find great light will help you become a much better photographer.  In this conceptual class we learn the four characteristics of light and the dramatic affect it has on photography.  This class will really help you on your path to becoming a better photographer.

Topics Covered:

  • The Characteristic of Light

  • Training the eye to see Light

  • Where to find great Light

  • Flattering vs Unflattering Light

  • Dynamic Range and Contrast

  • Enhancing Texture

  • Natural vs Artificial Light


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Composition 101

Beginner/Intermediate - (Online) 1.5 hrs

When it comes to creating great photography, composition is just as important as lighting and camera technique.  We will discuss the rules of composition and give you tips and techniques that will allow you to create more dynamic and interesting photos.  Students will leave the class knowing how professional photographers look for when composing their shots.

Topics Covered:

  • Compositional Elements

  • Technics for creating visual impact

  • Applying Camera Technique 

  • Common Errors to Avoid

  • Sample Photos 

  • Posing Tips

  • Focusing Tips



Editing - Lightroom

Beginner/Intermediate - (Online) 1.5 hrs

Learn how to import, organize, and edit your photos using Adobe Lightroom.  This class will show you how to take your photos to the next level, and the workflow used by professional photographers to give their photos that "wow" factor.

Topics Covered:

  • Importing

  • The Lightroom Interface

  • Archiving

  • Culling

  • Enhancing Images

  • Cropping Tips

  • Blemish Removal

  • Exporting for Print or Web

  • Common Troubleshooting


Recommended Order of Classes:

Starter Class


Lighting & Composition 

Manual Mode


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