Digital Photo 101:
Getting started in the Digital World
Our 11th Year at Stewart Hall!
Starts: Monday February 25, 2019 at 7:30pm
12 1/2 hours over 5 nights
Pointe Claire Cultural Centre - Stewart Hall
176 chemin Bord-du-Lac / Lakeshore Road
First session FULL, accepting reservations for
2nd session in April - date TBA
If you're struggling to take good photos with the camera in your hands, are new to the digital world, or you want to do more than shoot in Auto mode, then this hands-on workshop is for you!
Learn how to use the BEST features of your camera, including the menus and settings, plus composition techniques get the best shot possible. Learn how to easily transfer images to your computer, then how to resize and sharpen your images for printing, emailing to friends and family, or for uploading to social media like Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and more! Lessons on how to process, enhance and use the various tools of Adobe Photoshop Elements will be demonstrated.
Learn the art of photography through four stimulating assignments and helpful critiques.
12 1/2 hours over 5 evenings - from 7:30pm till 10:00pm
First session FULL, 2nd session TBA!
Dates: Mondays: February 25 to April 1, 2019 *
* No class March 4th
Recommended for Beginners. For all camera models!
Mostly in English, with questions answered in English and French.
Bring your camera and operating manual.
Maximum class size: 10
- Introduction to the Art of Digital Photography
- How a Digital Camera works
- Digital Camera Menus & Functions
- Exposure and Composition
- White Balance: what to select and why it's important
- "Magic Hour" - Paying attention to the quality of light
- How to resize & sharpen photos for emailing & social media such as Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest
- How to easily enhance and process your images with software like
FS Viewer (free) or the latest version of Adobe Photoshop Elements
Handouts will be given providing detailed information. A weekly Photo Assignment will help you practice techniques learned in the workshops. Participants are encouraged to bring their camera with its memory card, to evaluate and provide helpful critique of their projects.
First session FULL, accepting reservations for 2nd session in April - date TBA
The cost for this five-night workshop is $94.00 (taxes included)
Register online at:
In the search box, type: Photo 101
Register by phone, or in person from
Monday to Thursday- 8:30am to 7pm; Fridays- 8:30am to 4:30pm
at the Stewart Hall Cultural Centre,
176 chemin Bord-du-Lac/Lakeshore Road in Pointe Claire.
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