CAMERA OBEDIENCE SCHOOL WITH GARY FAYE

Please join us at Camera West for a beginning photographer seminar dedicated 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. Remember… many important photographs in history were made with no menus 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.

Thursday, February 18th, 2016
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.
760-992-5422 or gary@camerawest.com

 

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, November 19th, 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.
760-992-5422

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

info@terryrigginsphotography.com

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

Holiday Gift Idea : Workshops, Photo Walks and 1:1 Sessions

Camera West Photo Walk participants learn how to use reflectors to shoot the fall colors in the vineyards of Napa Valley last month

Consider giving a gift certificate for a Camera West Photo Walk, Workshop or One to One session during this holiday season to someone special in your life…or treat yourself!

At Camera West, we offer all kinds of activities every month of the year. If you want to learn more about your camera, or processing your images, consider a one hour one to one session. These are offered at both our Rancho Mirage store and in Walnut Creek. Same for all of the seminars and workshops which you can find listed on our events page and calendar.

Michael in our Walnut Creek store also offers fun, inexpensive monthly photo walks. These are geared towards photographers of all abilities and cover a wide variety of subjects and locations. A great way to learn more about photography and have fun in the process. Again, check out the events and calendar links on the Camera West website for more details.

The Finished Photograph

Details :

Price: $225

At Camera West In Walnut Creek, California

Part 1: Saturday, March 16th 2013 from 6:00PM to 10:00 PM
Seminar one introduces the photographer to developing images in Lightroom. From global adjustments defining the color, contrast, and details of an image, to techniques in dodging, burning and balancing tones. This discussion puts artistic control in your hands.

Part 2: Sunday, March 17th 2013 from 10:00AM to 4:30PM
Seminar two is a longer, full-day seminar covering topics needed by photographers of all skill and experience levels. Discussions will be based on the Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop platforms, covering topics such as: connecting Lightroom and Photoshop, HDR, stitching photographs, layers, layer masks and blending, making digital prints, color profiles, lab prints vs. inkjet, choosing papers, mounting photos and much more!

Instructor: Professional nature and underwater photographer Jason Bradley.  Jason is a widely published nature photographer based in Monterey, California.  He’s been teaching concepts in photography and digital photography for over 10 years, and is an expert with digital workflow practices and techniques. Find Jason’s work at www.BradleyPhotographic.com