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Photography 101- Introductory

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TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY 101

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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Denver Botanic Gardens

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Pleasant Hill Tent Sale

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SOFTWARE WORKSHOPS

Adobe Lightroom 101

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MULTI-PART WORKSHOPS

All Owl Photography Workshop

Birds of Prey Workshop with Hawk Quest & Tamron

Birds of Prey Workshop with with West Coast Falconry

Composition Workshop with Photo Walk at Red Rocks

Macro Photography Workshop at Hudson Gardens

Night Photography at Blackhawk Plaza in Danville- 3-part Workshop

Night Photography Downtown Denver- 3-Part Workshop

Story Telling

Studio Lighting for Portraits

Videography: Denver Chalk Art Festival

Wild Horses- 3-Part Workshop

Wildlife Photography Sacramento Zoo

Wildlife Photography Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

ADDITIONAL CLASSES

Color Management

EXPOSURE VALUES

Learn How to Shoot the Solar Eclipse!

Lenses 101: An exploration of camera optics

Lighting 101 - Perfect People Pictures

MACRO / CLOSE-UP PHOTOGRAPHY

Macro & Product Photography Workshop

Olympus Lunch and Learn

Smartphone Photography

Nikon Flash Seminar

NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY - AN EXPLORATION OF EXPOSURE VALUE

Portrait Photography: LED Lighting

Portrait Photography: Natural Light

Portrait Photography: Off-Camera Flash / Strobe

FIELD TRIPS

Film Photography - Westwind Barn

Full Moon Graveyard Photography Class & Shoot

MUIR WOODS PHOTO WALK

Nature Photography - Japanese Tea Garden

Night Photography - Golden Gate Bridge

Night Photography - San Francisco Waterfront

Night Photography - SFO Palace of Fine Arts

Night Photography - Old Town Sacramento

San Francisco Photo Walk

 

 

Wildlife Photography 3-Part Workshop

with Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

 

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 Includes a beautifully matted 12 x 18 inch print
of your best image

 

Join Mike's Camera and Cheyenne Mountain Zoo for a wild
photography workshop!

 

Workshop starts with an informative lecture about making great wildlife photos at our Colorado Springs store. Then enjoy a private early-morning up-close animal experience and guided walking tour long before the doors open at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. Meet up again at the store for a gallery showing of everyone’s best image and constructive group critique. 

 

What You’ll Learn

Techniques to make great wildlife photos in a zoo setting

Composition, exposure, depth of field, shutter speed, panning, focusing tips, awareness of light

About various species of the majestic animal kingdom

 

Workshop Schedule

Lecture: Wednesday, June 7th, 6:30PM - 8:30PM

at Mike's Camera in Colorado Springs

 

Zoo Workshop: Sunday, June 11, 7:00AM - 10:00AM

at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo (the group will meet at the main entrance)

 

Critique: Wednesday, June 14, 6:30PM - 8:30PM

at Mike's Camera in Colorado Springs

 

Tuition

$149.00, plus Eventbrite processing fee

Tuition includes evening lecture, private zoo photo walk, follow up critique, matted print, $20 voucher good for anything at Mike's Camera and some exclusive Mike's Camera offers.

 

Includes a beautifully matted 12 x 18 inch print of your best image from the workshop; which will be displayed in the store for your critique and is yours to keep!

 

Save 10% if you register more than 2 weeks in advance.

 

 

 

 

More Details

Your evening pre-safari class provides tips and tricks for improving your compositions, nailing exposure and controlling depth of field for achieving stunning wildlife images.

 

Then on Sunday morning, you’ll get a private walking tour at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo with an assigned Docent from the zoo, and enjoy two custom tailored special animal experiences where you’ll take part in exclusive private photo sessions with various animals from the zoo’s Wildlife Show.

 

In addition to our private guided tour of the zoo, your instructors from Mike’s Camera will be on hand to answer any technical questions and provide you hands-on assistance and instruction to ensure you capture sensational images.

 

Max Class Size

Workshop limited to 25 photographers. Participation is
for those 12 years and older. Children under the age of 16
must be accompanied by a paying adult 21 years or older.

 

Mike’s Camera is proud to donate 50% of proceeds from this workshop to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoological Foundation

 

 

 

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