There are too many of these to list as seperate meetups, but they are all free, and some of you might find them interesting. Chime in with a comment about which one you are planning on going to so people can look out for each other. Also if anybody from the Camera Company asks you how you heard about this, make sure to tell them it was through this group.
Introduction to macro photography
(East – Friday 12:45-1:45pm)
Interested in extreme close-ups showing fine detail and texture invisible to the naked eye? This seminar provides an overview of the techniques and equipment needed to open up the world of macro photography. Learn about lenses, accessories, the use of off-camera flash, and more. Plus, have your questions answered by people who do macro photography.
Introduction to night photography
(East – Friday 2:00-3:00pm)
Add a fun new dimension to your hobby! Come learn the basics of night photography. You'll get tips on how to select an ISO, shutter speed, and aperture to successfully achieve interesting results. We'll also teach you how to make the most of the camera gear you already own.
Introduction to sports photography
(East – Friday 3:15-4:15pm)
Tired of missing shots? Let us give you the basic information you need to capture great action photos. Learn how to control the effect of motion with shutter speed, how to get sharp pictures by utilizing your camera's advanced auto focus modes, and how to deal with the difficult lighting conditions associated with both indoor and nighttime sports.
Street photography basics
(East – Friday 5:00-6:00pm)
Interested in capturing real-life moments, unscripted scenes, and interesting people? This seminar will provide an overview of the strategies, techniques, equipment, and mindset necessary for this fascinating style of photography.
Travel, travel heavy or travel light?
(East – Friday 6:15-7:15pm)
Have an upcoming trip? Around the world or around Wisconsin, we've got tips for a wide array of photographic situations you'll encounter. Whether it's people, wildlife, or landscapes, we'll help you capture the things you'll want to remember. We'll also cover strategies and suggestions for deciding what to bring with you.