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CORE CLASSES

Photography 101 - Introduction

Photography 201 - Advanced

Canon Interchangeable Lens Camera

Nikon Interchangeable Lens Camera

Olympus Interchangeable Lens Camera

Panasonic Interchangeable Lens Camera

Sony Interchangeable Lens Camera

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY 101

Video 101

LENS & CAMERA DEMO DAYS

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Denver Botanic Gardens

DENVER ZOO DEMO DAY

Sacramento Zoo Demo Day

SPECIAL EVENTS

Labor Day Lift Off, Hot Air Balloon Festival

Live Models, Interactive Photography & Lumix Gear Demo!

Portfolio Review

Starting Photo Business

SOFTWARE WORKSHOPS

Lightroom 101

Photo Management for Apple Devices

Photoshop Elements 101

MULTI-PART WORKSHOPS

A Morning With the Racehorses

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

Garden of the Gods Photo Walk

Macro Photography Workshop at Hudson Gardens

Night Photography at Blackhawk Plaza in Danville

Night Photography: Painting with Light - 3-Part Workshop

Off Camera Flash Photography Workshop

Studio Lighting for Portraits

Train Museum Photo Shoot with Sony - 2-Part Workshop

Videography: Denver Chalk Art Festival

Wild Horses- 3-Part Workshop

Wildlife Photography Sacramento Zoo

Wild Bird Photography

Wildlife Photography Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

ADDITIONAL CLASSES

Color Management

Drone 101 - How to Fly a Drone: A Beginner's Guide

How To Take Great Landscape Photos

Lighting 101 - Perfect People Pictures

Lighting 201 - Outdoor Portraiture with Strobe Lighting!

EXPOSURE VALUES

MACRO / CLOSE-UP PHOTOGRAPHY

Smartphone Photography

Nikon Flash Seminar

NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY - AN EXPLORATION OF EXPOSURE VALUE

Portrait Photography: LED Lighting

Portrait Photography: Natural Light

Vincent Versace Program

Portrait Photography: Off-Camera Flash / Strobe

FIELD TRIPS

How to Use a Film Camera with a Photo Walk

Astrophotography Workshop

Film Photography - Westwind Barn

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

Rambler Ranch WS

 

 

Drone 101 - How to Fly a Drone:
A Beginner's Guide
Getting comfortable with your new aerial perspective

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Overview

The purpose of this class is to help new users of DJI drones to quickly get up in the air utilizing their new drone to its maximum potential. You will learn step by step operations of navigating the DJI GO4 application, preflight operations, basic and advanced flight modes to fully maximize all the tools at your disposal while in flight.

 

This class is designed for users of DJI models including Phantom 3, Phantom 4, Mavic Pro, Mavic Platinum, Mavic air, and Spark.

 

While we will discuss the reasons to obtain a part 107 commercial drone pilot license it is important to note this is NOT a part 107 prep class.

 

What you’ll learn – Seminar.

  • FAA Regulations for hobbyist pilots
  • Part 107 Commercial license differences (not a part 107 prep class)
  • Basic terminology
  • Preflight setup and operations
  • DJI Go 4 app in-depth guide
  • Video settings, quality, and modes
  • Photo settings, quality, and modes
  • Basic flight modes
  • Basic controls/operations
  • Manual vs auto takeoff & landing
  • Advanced flight modes (eg; follow me, the point of interest, home point, tripod)
  • Essential accessories

 

What you’ll do – Flight.

  • Preflight checks
  • Compass and IMU calibration
  • Auto vs Manual takeoffs and landings
  • Basic controller operations
  • Utilizing Advanced flight modes (eg; follow me, point of interest, home point, tripod)
  • Collision avoidance

 

Dates, Times, Location

Seminar:

Thursday, November 8 6.30PM- 8:30PM

Mike's Camera, Denver

759 S. Colorado Blvd

Denver, CO 80246

 

Flight Class:

Saturday, November 10 9.00AM- 12:00PM

Location TBD

 

Tuition

$99.00, plus Eventbrite online processing fee

You are welcome to pay in store to avoid the Eventbrite fee.

 

Because of the hands-on nature of this workshop, this workshop is limited to 10 people.

 

 

About Your Instructor

Robert is a passionate and accomplished photographer. He shoots professionally in fields such as fight & sports photography (Muay Thai, mixed martial arts and boxing), product photography, and is well versed in studio shooting. Some of the photography Rob is most passionate about capturing the world around us all, and the experiences of life. He accomplishes this and helps teach other to be successful by using all the tools available to a modern photographer/videography including utilizing aerial photography/videography to gain new prospective. Along with photo Robert is accomplished video and drone expert ranging from commercial work to travel photography/videography. He is a certified commercial drone pilot with over three years of flight experience. He is a certified Adobe professional and has well over a decade of experience with post processing techniques through Adobe and many other software packages. He has been teaching for over nine years and has been working in the industry for over 16 years. You'll find if you're in any of his classes he is passionate and enthusiastic about photography and helping you to learn how to capture your life's moments and preserve them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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