Digital Photography Basics - free workshop for paid members

We are offering a free 2-part workshop to paid members. Part 1 is tonight, Part 2, next Tuesday, September 24.

Seating per workshop is limited to 12 people.

It is free with your 7HCC membership.

This will be taught by Lou Swinand.

Bring your camera and users manual to the workshop.

Digital Photography Basics - outline

Part I

Anatomy of a digital-SLR camera

Lenses: prime, zoom, focal length, max. aperture, image stabilization
The photography process
Sensors, full-frame, crop frame, ISO
Memory cards
Pixels, resolution, bit depth
File types: RAW, JPG, TIF, PNG, PSD, GIF
Color Modes, Adobe RGB, sRGB, ICC profiles
Exposure Triangle: aperture, shutter, ISO
Exposure Values (EV)
Histograms
Meters and metering, incident, reflected, evaluative, partial, spot
Camera Modes, Auto, Program, Aperture priority, Shutter Priority, Manual

Part II

Light - Basics

Light - tone & hue, dynamic range, ambient
Flash, internal and external
Transferring files to the computer
Post processing: basic editing of digital photos
Sharpening
Resizing files
File storage
Printing basics

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  • Joanne

    Thanks Lou!!! I had a great time at our first class. It's very kind of you to take the time to teach us a little bit of what you know.

    1 · September 18, 2013

  • Howard S C

    A fantastic learning experience...thank you so much for offering this course Lou....

    September 17, 2013

  • Mark W.

    sorry for the short notice but my wife will not be able to attend the first session.

    September 17, 2013

  • Mark W.

    Hi Lou

    My wife would like to attend. Thank you.

    September 13, 2013

  • Howard S C

    Need to pay my dues for this up and coming year. Forgot how much...Could someone send me a reminder so I can bring a check on the 17th?

    September 13, 2013

  • Lou S.

    Howard, you can pay me on Sept. 17. $35 for the year through 8/14.

    September 13, 2013

  • Amy V.

    Just joined tonight...looking forward to this workshop, I'll bring a check with me to the meeting to pay for the membership! Thanks!

    1 · September 12, 2013

  • Priscilla M.

    Reservations are NOT closed for this event.

    September 10, 2013

  • Joanne

    I have joined here on meetup, but haven't been to a meeting yet to become a member of 7HCC. Can I sign up for this workshop and pay my dues for membership at the first session?

    September 2, 2013

    • Joanne

      Oops, I see there is a meeting on the 9th, so I will go to that and sign up for membership.

      September 2, 2013

    • Lou S.

      You can sign up with me on the 17th if you wish. Cash or check made out to Seven Hills Camera Club.

      1 · September 2, 2013

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