Digital Photography 101 -
Getting started in the Digital World

Our 9th Year at Stewart Hall!

Returns Fall 2017 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, or you are new to the digital world, then this workshop will help you!

In this hands-on workshop, learn how to use the BEST features of your camera, plus how to transfer images to your computer while learning composition techniques to get the best shot possible. Learn how to resize and sharpen your images for printing, for emailing to friends and family, and for social media like Facebook, Instagram, and more. Learn how to process and use various corrective tools with Adobe Photoshop Elements (versions 11 to 14).

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: To be announced - August 2017

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

Course Outline:

- Introduction to the Art of Digital Photography
- Fundamentals of How a Digital Camera works
- Comparing Digital and Analogue (Film)
- Digital Camera Menus and Functions
- File Size and File Formats
- Exposure and Composition
- Camera and Print Resolution - how much do you need?
- White Balance – how to adjust and why it is important
- “Magic Hour” – paying attention to the quality of light
- How to use free image processing software FS Viewer or
  Adobe Photoshop Elements (versions 11 to 14)

Each week, a handout will be given with the evening’s topic providing detailed information. A weekly photo assignment will help you practice techniques learned in the workshops. Participants are encouraged to bring in 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)

Note: Online registration is unavailable

You can register by phone, or in person from 8:30am to 7pm Monday to Thursday, 8:30am to 4:30pm Fridays; at the Stewart Hall Cultural Centre, 176 chemin Bord-du-Lac/Lakeshore Road in Pointe Claire.

For more information, please call: 514-630-1220

This workshop is crafted and produced exclusively for
the Pointe-Claire Cultural Centre - Stewart Hall
by professional photographer and a/v multimedia instructor

Frederic Hore

Not to be missed!


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