Digital Photo 101:
Getting started in the Digital World
Our 10th Year at Stewart Hall!
Starts: Monday January 29, 2018 at 7PM
12 1/2 hours over 5 nights
Pointe Claire Cultural Centre - Stewart Hall
176 chemin Bord-du-Lac / Lakeshore Road
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, plus how to transfer images to your computer, while studying composition techniques to get the best shot possible. You will be taught how to resize and sharpen your images for printing, emailing to friends and family, and for social media like Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and more! Learn how to process and use various corrective tools with Adobe Photoshop Elements.
Learn the art of photography through four stimulating assignments and helpful critiques.
12 1/2 hours over 5 evenings - from 7pm till 9:30pm
Only ONE session!
Dates: Monday January 29, February 5, 12, 19, 26, 2018
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 – how to adjust 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 use an image processing software such as
FS Viewer (free) or Adobe Photoshop Elements (versions 11 to 15)
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.
The cost for this five-night workshop is $ 92.00 (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.
For more information, please call:
to be missed!