Leica M Experience Day

June 25, 2015, 10am – 4pm

Join the Leica Akademie, with instructor Tom Brichta and professional photographer David Butow. at Camera West in Walnut Creek for a hands-on day with the Leica M system. Learn from the pros and then experience for yourself what the Leica M system can do for you!

Attendees will receive a $150. voucher towards equipment purchase. Loaner equipment will be on hand for attendees to try out!

Reserve your seat soon! Contact Camera West at 925-935-1424 to register or for more information.

Light Composition & Design with Gary Faye

Please join us at Camera West in Rancho Mirage for a motivating seminar of inspirational picture ideas.

This monthly workshop will explore how pictures are made with more impact, drama and expression. We will consider many successful image examples of people, still life and the great outdoors. You will unleash your creativity by becoming more aware of light, graphic design, perspective, tension, mood, color and controlling these various elements.

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

Thursday, June 18, 2015

6:30-8:30 PM.

Cost is $50. per person.

Please call or email Camera West Rancho Mirage for more info or to sign up.


Hands-On with the Pentax 645Z

June 3, 6:30-8:30pm

Join Camera West in Walnut Creek on the evening of June 3 with Pentax and the new 645Z. Experience the 51mp, 14-bit, medium format sensor with an ISO range of 100-204,800 and see for yourself how this incredible camera fits into your imaging world! Camera West customers receive a free 55mm/2.8 lens with purchase of the Pentax 645Z during this event!

For information or to RSVP, call 925.935.1424 or visit http://goo.gl/1Jms9e

Leica In The Point Reyes Landscape

Leica In The Landscape
Point Reyes National Seashore
June 14 -18, 2015

Join the Leica Akademie, with instructor Tom Brichta and regional fine art photographer Michael Phaling, as they lead four days of hands-on instruction at Point Reyes National Seashore. Explore the area’s many features and focus on photographing the landscape in black and white, capturing subjects using light, texture, and form.

Attendees will relax in local restaurants after days filled with instruction, assignments, editing sessions, and critique/review. Accommodations on Tomales Bay in Inverness provide ample opportunity to leave everyday life behind while immersing in the learning process.

Photographers of all skill levels will have a great time during the workshop. All attendees should be familiar with the functions of their camera, including manual control of shutter speed, aperture, and ISO.

For information and registration, visit http://goo.gl/ubMs5q


Photography Workshops For All Skill Levels

Please join Terry Riggins at Camera West Walnut Creek for one of our three hands-on photography workshops for all skill levels. Terry’s mission is to provide our students the knowledge and encouragement to capture high quality images that document the important people, places and events in their lives. We expose students to the most current photographic tools and resources. Our workshops are engaging, lively and provide lots of hands on experience. Students will have the opportunity to connect with others who share their passion for photography. Beginners Workshop

For more details, contact Terry at 925-631-1000


To register, visit : http://www.eventzilla.net/user/terryrigginsphotography