• Creative LAB Color Essentials with Harold Davis

    Online event

    TO ATTEND THIS WEBINAR, YOU NEED TO REGISTER WITH ZOOM USING THIS LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_SQO0mkrRRXSUd1iDZtUNuQ Please visit www.digitalfieldguide.com/learning/live-webinars for more information about our live online webinars. [If you are not already a Zoom user with a Zoom account, you will need to create an account. We are keeping this to authenticated users to avoid security issues.] Enrollment is through Zoom only. Image credit © Harold Davis What: Creative LAB Color Essentials with Harold Davis When: Saturday January 30, 2021 at 11am PT (2pm ET). Duration between one and two hours, including Q&A. Where: This is an online webinar via Zoom. Zoom authenticated registration and a tuition payment of $29.95 are required for enrollment. Seating is limited. Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_SQO0mkrRRXSUd1iDZtUNuQ to register now. Details: This detailed presentation shows you how LAB color works, and explains its implementation in Photoshop. You’ll learn about LAB channels, colors, and inversions. Harold will illustrate the webinar with step-by-step examples from his work, and show you how you can download and install his Photoshop LAB action software. Also, Harold will explain how to use LAB for creative sharpening effects by using only the grayscale information in an image, thus avoiding unsightly and over-sharpened color. Harold says, "All-in-all, you get more 'bang for the buck' with creative LAB than any other aspect of Photoshop, but at the same time LAB is surprisingly underused and underrated. I always enjoy teaching this subject, and tell my students as the class begins to hang on, it is going to be an exciting ride!" There will be time for Q&A. Who should attend: Anyone interested in an extraordinary and unusual toolkit of creative effects using Photoshop.

  • Processing Black & White: Landscape and Architecture

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    TO ATTEND THIS WEBINAR, YOU NEED TO REGISTER WITH ZOOM USING THIS LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_g5xpU86KQ3mBHTZsSS7pXg Please visit www.digitalfieldguide.com/learning/live-webinars for more information about our live online webinars. [If you are not already a Zoom user with a Zoom account, you will need to create an account. We are keeping this to authenticated users to avoid security issues.] Enrollment is through Zoom only. Image credit © Harold Davis What: Processing Black & White: Landscape and Architecture When: Saturday February 6, 2021 at 11:00am PT. Duration between one and two hours, including Q&A Where: Zoom authenticated registration and a tuition payment of $29.95 are required for enrollment. Seating is limited. Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_g5xpU86KQ3mBHTZsSS7pXg to register! Details: In this detailed presentation, Harold Davis explains overall best practices for a digital black & white workflow. Harold will explain a variety of monochromatic conversion techniques. Strategies for putting all these techniques together in a single image with pinpoint control over different areas will be explained. This presentation will particularly emphasize landscape and architectural photography. Participant submissions for photo critiquing: There will be an opportunity for participants to submit images for online constructive critique during the webinar. Submission instructions will follow after enrollment and images will be chosen for critique at the discretion of the instructor. In addition, one or more assignments will be given for participants, with the plan of presenting some of these images at the second Black & White session on February 20, 2012. There will be ample time for Q&A. Who should attend: Anyone interested in digital monochromatic photography. Number of Seats and Tuition: The tuition for this webinar is $29.95, but requires prior registration. Seating (on a first come, first served basis) is limited. You must register via Zoom to be enrolled in this webinar! Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_g5xpU86KQ3mBHTZsSS7pXg to register! About Harold Davis: Harold Davis is a bestselling author of many books, including Creative Black & White 2nd edition (Rocky Nook) and The Photographer’s Black & White Handbook (Monacelli). According to the Seattle Book Review, Harold Davis’s photography "is the digital black and white equal of Ansel Adams’s traditional wet photography." Harold is the developer of a unique technique for photographing flowers for transparency, a Moab Master, and a Zeiss Ambassador. He is an internationally known photographer and a sought-after workshop leader. His website is www.digitalfieldguide.com.

  • Fruits and Vegetables on the Light Box

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    TO ATTEND THIS WEBINAR, YOU NEED TO REGISTER WITH ZOOM USING THIS LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_LipHjw0KSVS_Yt1-GbFeiQ Please visit www.digitalfieldguide.com/learning/live-webinars for more information about our live online webinars. [If you are not already a Zoom user with a Zoom account, you will need to create an account. We are keeping this to authenticated users to avoid security issues.] Enrollment is through Zoom only. Image credit © Harold Davis What: Fruits and Vegetables on the Light Box When: Saturday February 13, 2021 at 11:00am PT. Duration between one and two hours, including Q&A Where: Zoom authenticated registration and a tuition payment of $29.95 are required for enrollment. Seating is limited. Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_LipHjw0KSVS_Yt1-GbFeiQ to register! Details: This webinar explores in-depth the craft and art of photographing fruits and vegetables on a light box. Slicing, arrangement, composition, and exposure will be considered. Get your camera and tripod, grab an apple, and get ready for some creative fun! There will be ample time for Q&A. Who should attend: Anyone interested in light box photography. About Harold Davis: Harold Davis is a bestselling author of many books, including most recently Creative Garden Photography from Rocky Nook. He is the developer of a unique technique for photographing flowers for transparency, a Moab Master, and a Zeiss Ambassador. He is an internationally known photographer and a sought-after workshop leader. His website is www.digitalfieldguide.com.

  • Processing Black & White: Landscape and Architecture #2

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    TO ATTEND THIS WEBINAR, YOU NEED TO REGISTER WITH ZOOM USING THIS LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Fg7Qk6RXTF63_Fj3-x0bSg Please visit www.digitalfieldguide.com/learning/live-webinars for more information about our live online webinars. [If you are not already a Zoom user with a Zoom account, you will need to create an account. We are keeping this to authenticated users to avoid security issues.] Enrollment is through Zoom only. Image credit © Harold Davis What: Processing Black & White: Landscape and Architecture #2 When: Saturday February 20, 2021 at 11:00am PT. Duration between one and two hours, including Q&A Where: Zoom authenticated registration and a tuition payment of $29.95 are required for enrollment. Seating is limited. Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Fg7Qk6RXTF63_Fj3-x0bSg to register! Details: Starting with a review and recap of the previous Processing Black & White: Landscape and Architecture webinar, in this detailed presentation, Harold focuses on the numerous monochromatic creative opportunities once basic black and white conversion has been achieved. The idea will be to highlight a palette of creative possibilities. Examples will be shown, and detailed recipes explained. This presentation will particularly emphasize landscape and architectural photography. Participant submissions for photo critiquing: There will be an opportunity for participants to submit images for online constructive critique during the webinar based on the assignment(s) from the first session. Submission instructions will follow after enrollment and images will be chosen for critique at the discretion of the instructor. Specific ideas for creating ongoing monochromatic work and projects in the landscape and architectural arenas will be given. There will be ample time for Q&A. Who should attend: Anyone interested in digital monochromatic photography. Number of Seats and Tuition: The tuition for this webinar is $29.95, but requires prior registration. Seating (on a first come, first served basis) is limited. You must register via Zoom to be enrolled in this webinar! Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Fg7Qk6RXTF63_Fj3-x0bSg to register! About Harold Davis: Harold Davis is a bestselling author of many books, including Creative Black & White 2nd edition (Rocky Nook) and The Photographer’s Black & White Handbook (Monacelli). According to the Seattle Book Review, Harold Davis’s photography "is the digital black and white equal of Ansel Adams’s traditional wet photography.” Harold is the developer of a unique technique for photographing flowers for transparency, a Moab Master, and a Zeiss Ambassador. He is an internationally known photographer and a sought-after workshop leader. His website is www.digitalfieldguide.com.

  • Photographing Flowers for Transparency | Composition and Photography

    TO ATTEND THIS WEBINAR, YOU NEED TO REGISTER WITH ZOOM USING THIS LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_xchfiipoQIO5uMg0J7AbPQ Please visit www.digitalfieldguide.com/learning/live-webinars for more information about our live online webinars. [If you are not already a Zoom user with a Zoom account, you will need to create an account. We are keeping this to authenticated users to avoid security issues.] Enrollment is through Zoom only. Image credit © Harold Davis What: Photographing Flowers for Transparency | Composition and Photography When: Saturday February 27, 2021 at 11AM PT. Duration about an hour. Where: Zoom authenticated registration and a tuition payment of $29.95 is required for enrollment in each session. Seating is limited. Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_xchfiipoQIO5uMg0J7AbPQ for registration! Details: In this detailed presentation, Harold Davis will show several floral arrangements and the patterns behind these images. There will be discussion of issues related to systematic botanical composition. Finally, he’ll demonstrate actual exposure of a high-key sequence on a light box, and explain issues related to light box exposure, specific light boxes, ambient and additional lighting, and suggest strategies for optimizing your creative light box work. Note that this webinar follows Photographing Flowers for Transparency | Introduction on January 23, 2021. Previous video recordings are also available. The pace and content of this webinar will depend in part in the background, interests, and experience with this kind of photography of the participants! There will be ample time for Q&A. Who should attend: Anyone interested in light box photography; lovers of botanical art. Number of Seats and Tuition: Zoom authenticated registration and a tuition payment of $29.95 is required for enrollment in each session. Seating (on a first come, first served basis) is limited. You must register via Zoom to be enrolled in this webinar! Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_xchfiipoQIO5uMg0J7AbPQ for registration! About Harold Davis: Harold Davis is a bestselling author of many books, including most recently Creative Garden Photography from Rocky Nook. He is the developer of a unique technique for photographing flowers for transparency, a Moab Master, and a Zeiss Ambassador. He is an internationally known photographer and a sought-after workshop leader. His website is www.digitalfieldguide.com.

  • The Black & White Still Life with Harold Davis

    Online event

    TO ATTEND THIS WEBINAR, YOU NEED TO REGISTER WITH ZOOM USING THIS LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_04ln5XunQDOsrtkCLH-GHA Please visit www.digitalfieldguide.com/learning/live-webinars for more information about our live online webinars. [If you are not already a Zoom user with a Zoom account, you will need to create an account. We are keeping this to authenticated users to avoid security issues.] Enrollment is through Zoom only. Image credit © Harold Davis What: The Black & White Still Life with Harold Davis When: Saturday March 6, 2021 at 11:00am PT. Duration between one and two hours, including Q&A Where: Zoom authenticated registration and a tuition payment of $29.95 are required for enrollment. Seating is limited. Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_04ln5XunQDOsrtkCLH-GHA to register! Details: In this detailed presentation, Harold Davis explains how to find and create black and white compositions at home, and how best to process these images. This presentation will particularly emphasize tabletop and other kinds of still life that can easily be accomplished in anyone’s home with things you already have. Shadows, lighting, and monochromatic composition will be explained and considered. Participant submissions for photo critiquing: There will be an opportunity for participants to submit images for online constructive critique during the webinar. Submission instructions will follow after enrollment and images will be chosen for critique at the discretion of the instructor. In addition, one or more assignments will be given for participants, with the plan of presenting some of these images at the second Black & White Still Life session on March 27, 2021. There will be ample time for Q&A. Who should attend: Anyone interested in digital monochromatic photography. Number of Seats and Tuition: The tuition for this webinar is $29.95, but requires prior registration. Seating (on a first come, first served basis) is limited. You must register via Zoom to be enrolled in this webinar!Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_04ln5XunQDOsrtkCLH-GHA to register! About Harold Davis: Harold Davis is a bestselling author of many books, including Creative Black & White 2nd edition (Rocky Nook) and The Photographer’s Black & White Handbook (Monacelli). According to the Seattle Book Review, Harold Davis’s photography "is the digital black and white equal of Ansel Adams’s traditional wet photography.” Harold is the developer of a unique technique for photographing flowers for transparency, a Moab Master, and a Zeiss Ambassador. He is an internationally known photographer and a sought-after workshop leader. His website is www.digitalfieldguide.com.

  • Creating Artist Books and Portfolios

    Online event

    TO ATTEND THIS WEBINAR, YOU NEED TO REGISTER WITH ZOOM USING THIS LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_He490e4EQZCdIc1r1tONNg Please visit www.digitalfieldguide.com/learning/live-webinars for more information about our live online webinars. [If you are not already a Zoom user with a Zoom account, you will need to create an account. We are keeping this to authenticated users to avoid security issues.] Enrollment is through Zoom only. Image credit © Harold Davis What: Creating Artist Books and Portfolios When: Saturday March 13, 2021 at 11am PT (2pm ET). Duration between one and two hours, including Q&A. Where: This is an online webinar via Zoom. Zoom authenticated registration and a tuition payment of $29.95 are required for enrollment. Seating is limited. Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_He490e4EQZCdIc1r1tONNg to register! Details: Using Harold’s successful Kickstarter projects Botanique (an artist book), Monochromatic Visions (a portfolio of prints), along with the Kumano kodo project as case studies, this webinar explains and demystifies the process of creating artist books and portfolios. The discussion will start with the philosophic: what makes a good artist book or portfolio project? How are visual cohesion and a theme maintained? Next, we’ll take a look at materials. This is a large topic by itself, and includes issues of printing and imposition, presentation, binding, suppliers, and more. Finally, we’ll take a look at pricing and marketing opportunities for these very special one-off (or limited edition) creations. There will be time for Q&A. Who should attend: Anyone interested in creating professional-class portfolios or artist books of their work; those who enjoy having original portfolios presented by the artist; those would like the “inside scoop” about Harold’s online portfolios and artist books. Number of Seats and Tuition: The tuition for this webinar is $29.95, but requires prior registration. Seating (on a first come, first served basis) is limited. You must register via Zoom to be enrolled in this webinar!Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_He490e4EQZCdIc1r1tONNg to register! About Harold Davis: Harold Davis is a bestselling author of many books, including most recently Creative Garden Photography from Rocky Nook. He is the developer of a unique technique for photographing flowers for transparency, a Moab Master, and a Zeiss Ambassador. He is an internationally known photographer and a sought-after workshop leader. His website is www.digitalfieldguide.com.

  • The Black & White Still Life #2

    Online event

    TO ATTEND THIS WEBINAR, YOU NEED TO REGISTER WITH ZOOM USING THIS LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_c9zyHwakS1K9v7BeLzCBiA Please visit www.digitalfieldguide.com/learning/live-webinars for more information about our live online webinars. [If you are not already a Zoom user with a Zoom account, you will need to create an account. We are keeping this to authenticated users to avoid security issues.] Enrollment is through Zoom only. Image credit © Harold Davis What: The Black & White Still Life #2 When: Saturday March 27, 2021 at 11:00am PT. Duration between one and two hours, including Q&A Where: Zoom authenticated registration and a tuition payment of $29.95 are required for enrollment. Seating is limited. Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_c9zyHwakS1K9v7BeLzCBiA to register! Details: Picking up where The Black & White Still Life left off, in this detailed presentation, Harold focuses on the numerous monochromatic creative opportunities in black and white special effects. The goal is to show you how to create striking and creative images that implement your vision. This presentation will particularly emphasize tabletop and other kinds of still life that can easily be accomplished in anyone’s home with things you already have. Shadows, lighting, and monochromatic composition will be explained and considered. Participant submissions for photo critiquing: There will be an opportunity for participants to submit images for online constructive critique during the webinar based on the assignment(s) from the first session. Submission instructions will follow after enrollment and images will be chosen for critique at the discretion of the instructor. Ideas for creating ongoing monochromatic work and projects will be given. There will be ample time for Q&A. Who should attend: Anyone interested in digital monochromatic photography. Number of Seats and Tuition: The tuition for this webinar is $29.95, but requires prior registration. Seating (on a first come, first served basis) is limited. You must register via Zoom to be enrolled in this webinar! Click https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_c9zyHwakS1K9v7BeLzCBiA to register! About Harold Davis: Harold Davis is a bestselling author of many books, including Creative Black & White 2nd edition (Rocky Nook) and The Photographer’s Black & White Handbook (Monacelli). According to the Seattle Book Review, Harold Davis’s photography "is the digital black and white equal of Ansel Adams’s traditional wet photography.” Harold is the developer of a unique technique for photographing flowers for transparency, a Moab Master, and a Zeiss Ambassador. He is an internationally known photographer and a sought-after workshop leader. His website is www.digitalfieldguide.com.

  • Night Photography with Harold Davis and Steven Christenson [Food Bank Benefit]

    TO ATTEND THIS WEBINAR, YOU NEED TO REGISTER WITH ZOOM USING THIS LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_57m1SVd1QAux5BzW5McRTA Please visit www.digitalfieldguide.com/learning/live-webinars for more information about our live online webinars. [If you are not already a Zoom user with a Zoom account, you will need to create an account. We are keeping this to authenticated users to avoid security issues.] Enrollment is through Zoom only. Image credit © Harold Davis What: Night Photography with Harold Davis and Steven Christenson [Benefits Alameda County Community Food Bank] When: Saturday April 3, 2021 at 11:00am PT. Duration between one and two hours, including Q&A Where: On your computer or mobile device from anywhere via Zoom. Zoom authenticated registration and a tuition payment of $19.95 are required for enrollment. The registration link is https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_57m1SVd1QAux5BzW5McRTA All proceeds from the tuition payment will benefit Alameda County Community Food Bank. Details: In this webinar, Harold and Steven show and discuss examples of their night photography. They will discuss the joys, challenges, and technical issues involved in night photography, starting with the basics, as well as share their thinking about possible night photography times and places in the coming year. All proceeds will benefit Alameda County Community Food Bank. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A. Who should attend: Anyone interested in innovative image-making. This webinar is a unique opportunity to peek behind the scenes and see how and why a unique set of images are made. Number of Seats, Tuition, and Benefit: The tuition for this webinar is $19.95, but requires prior registration. All proceeds benefit Alameda County Community Food Bank, but the ticket price is not tax deductible. Seating (on a first come, first served basis) is limited. You must register via Zoom to be enrolled in this webinar! The registration link is https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_57m1SVd1QAux5BzW5McRTA About Harold Davis: Harold Davis is a bestselling author of many books, including Creative Night: Digital Photography Tips & Techniques published by Wiley. He is the developer of a unique technique for photographing flowers for transparency, a Moab Master, and a Zeiss Ambassador. He is an internationally known photographer and a sought-after workshop leader. His website is www.digitalfieldguide.com. Steven Christenson, winner of the 2010 International Astronomy Photographer of the Year, is an avid amateur astronomer, and an inveterate night photographer. He has shared his tips with hundreds of others to help them get compelling images of the night sky and low-light subjects. Steven has spent years conducting in person and web-based lectures and training. He is a co-founder (with Harold Davis) of StarCircleAcademy.com, https://starcircleacademy.com/ . Like many of you, he can't wait for the pandemic to be done with. He is eager to resume travel and spend more time in dark skies with like minded nyctophiles. About Alameda County Community Food Bank: Through a network of 275 community based organizations, including food pantries and soup kitchens, the Food Bank has provided food assistance to 49,000 people each week, including low-income and working poor adults, children, and the elderly, since 1985. In addition to food distribution, the Food Bank educates the community about the causes of hunger and poverty, advocates for policies to address the root causes of poverty and operates an emergency food referral hotline.