Jason Bradley: Advanced Lightroom Workshop Class, October 29th

Developing A Vision:

Join Camera West Walnut Creek for a special workshop with Jason Bradley, author of the new book Creative Workflow in Lightroom, published by Focal Press.  This is a full day event on Saturday, October 29th, from 9:30AM to 4:00PM.  The cost of the event is $149, and spaces are limited, so call the Camera West Walnut Creek at (925) 935-1424 to speak with a staff member to reserve your spot today.

The Creative Foundation: Managing your body work with the Library Module

Managing your work: Importing your archive, organizing your files, backing up and protecting your work, editing, and keyboarding. Creating collections is often viewed as a challenging part of Lightroom and modern digital photography.  Jason will help you create a streamlined workflow that will help you understand and master all of these important pieces to organizing your Library.  Bring your computers for this one, there will be walkthroughs. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us  (925) 935-1424 .

Photography by Emily Kiyomi and Eric Nomburg at Woody’s Cafe

Emily Kiyomi of Camera West Walnut Creek, photography will be featured at Woody’s Cafe in Oakland. From October 10th – December 10th. Come visit Woody’s Cafe for their wonderfully reviewed coffees, drinks, and sandwiches and view photography from around the world!

Woody’s Cafe is one mile away from Grand Lake Theater and across the street from the old Parkway Theater. Come to your neighborhood coffee shop to enjoy some beautiful photography!

Featuring numerous photographic works by Emily Kiyomi and Eric Nomburg. Please RSVP to show your support and let us know when you attend!

Emily Kiyomi: Photographer
Website: emilykiyomi.com
Contact: emily@emilykiyomi.com

Woody’s Cafe:

Thank you, Geir Jordahl

Thank you to Geir Jordahl and everyone who came out for his exhibition opening last Thursday evening. We hope you enjoyed his chat about his work Searching for True North is a selection of images from 30 years of Jordahl’s photographic work.

His work will be on display for the next few months. His book Searching for True North is available for purchase at our Walnut Creek store.

To check out Jordahl’s body of work: http://www.jordahlphoto.com

Camera Obedience School with Gary Faye


Please join us at Camera West for a beginning photographer seminar devoted to bringing a clear understanding of the digital cameras many options including menus, modes, lens choices, f stops, iso, histograms, and assorted intimidating buttons. Each topic is illustrated with pictures resulting in understanding craft and moving toward pictures under your control. We will finish with a more tame camera. We will also look at editing software. Remembered… many historical photographs were made with no menus, one lever, and one button.

This casual presentation is especially appropriate for beginning photographers. There will be time for open conversation, questions, and refreshments. Please RSVP early as each monthly session is limited to 12 participants.

Next Session Thursday. October 27th 6:30-8:30 P.M.
Cost: $50 per person
Location: Camera West Rancho Mirage, 70-177 Hwy 111 Suite 100, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270