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Nature Photography Field Trip-
Japanese Tea Garden

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Capture wonderful outdoor nature photos in the pristine setting of an authentic Japanese tea garden!

 

 

Achieve the skills needed to create spectacular outdoor photographs in this instructional photo walking tour. You'll gain the skills to capture stunning, colorful and dramatic photographs. Your instructor will guide you along the way and provide multiple hands-on photo demonstrations. You'll be able to capture photographs alongside your instructor and get tips and advice on how to improve your images.

 

What You’ll Learn

  • Composition & framing
  • Exposure
  • Depth of field
  • Shutter speed
  • Macro / close-up
  • Flash

 

Date, Time & Location

 

Japanese Tea Garden- San Mateo

Saturday, May 20th 2017

10:00AM – 12:00PM

 

Meet in front of garden by 9:45AM

 

Tuition

$79.00, plus Eventbrite online processing fee

 

Tuition includes instructional photo walk with one-on-one attention, plus a $10 coupon you can use towards anything in-store at any Mike’s Camera location!

 

Register Two Weeks Prior & SAVE 10%

 

About your Instructor

Jose Luis Vazquez is from Mexico City and is a Certified Photographer Consultant (CPC). He began working at Mike’s Camera in 2012. Jose is a photographer with 20 years of experience and specializes in portrait photography, as well as weddings, Quinceaneras and studio photography. He also teaches classes and conducts one-on-one consultations. Photography is not just a hobby for him; it is an actual way of life… “It’s not just how you hold a camera and snap the picture, it’s the way you see life and everything around you.” Jose Luis absolutely loves photography and it shows in his classes!

 

Max Class Size

Due to the very hands-on nature of this workshop, class size is limited to 10 people.

 

 

 

What to Bring

Be sure to bring at least one fully charged battery, memory cards, and a tripod or monopod if you have one- and a hat, sunscreen and something to drink.

 

 

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