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CLASS SCHEDULE

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

Colorado Springs Demo Day

SPECIAL EVENTS

Portfolio Review

SOFTWARE WORKSHOPS

Lightroom 101

Photo Management for Apple Devices

Photoshop Elements 101

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

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

Story Telling

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

Wildlife Photography Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

ADDITIONAL CLASSES

Color Management

How To Take Great Landscape Photos

Traveling Mirrorless – Capturing Awesomeness!

EXPOSURE VALUES

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

2017 Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off Photo Contest

Film Photography - Westwind Barn

Full Moon Graveyard Photography Class & Shoot

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

PERSONAL CONSULTATION

Bodies in Motion: Boulder Ballet Photography Workshop

Build a Better Sports Picture - Seminar

A Morning With the Racehorses

PhotoCamp

Street Photography Photo Shoot/Walk

Fairmount Mausoleum Photo Shoot

How to Use a Film Camera with a Photo Walk

 

Natural Light Portrait Bootcamp

A Full Day Workshop

Presented by Glynn Lavender, all the way from Australia

A Creative Photo Workshops & Mike’s Camera Event

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Overview

There is power in a great portrait, a story, a moment of time captured. It’s our job as photographers to create that moment. In this daylong workshop you’ll learn how to pose, shoot and capture available light portraits simply and easily, every time.

 

To facilitate learning the workshop is limited to 10 students.

 

Do you wish you could…

Use your camera to its fullest capabilities,

Create dynamic portraits simply,

Identify great light to shoot in,

Capture consistently great images?

 

Join us for a day that will change your photography and literally change the way you look at the world!

 

Overview of the Day

Workshop hours: 10AM – 4PM Master Photographer Glynn Lavender will spend the morning on theory and the afternoon on practical where you’ll be photographing a model with him.

 

Topics you’ll be learning all about:

Camera Basics

Why shoot in manual

Understand why your camera makes mistakes

Creating Depth of Story

Vision

Why there are no rules of composition

Framing and perspective

Understanding balance in an image

Lenses and other Equipment

How lenses work for portraits

What lens to use and why

What is a portrait lens

Reflectors, tripods – do we need them?

Light

How to find the right light for your image

Shooting outdoors in sun and shade

Dealing with tricky lighting

Location

How to work with locations

Dealing with busy backgrounds

Creating depth

 

Dates, Times, Locations

Pleasant Hill, CA

Tuesday August 23, 2016 10AM-4PM

 

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church

1601 Mary Drive

Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

 

 

Sacramento, CA

Friday August 26, 2016 10AM-4PM

 

First United Methodist Church

2100 J Street

Sacramento, CA 95816 

 

 

Tuition

$299, plus Eventbrite processing fee

 

About Glynn

Glynn Lavender, owner of Creative Photo Workshops is well known both in Australia and the USA for his 30+ year involvement in the photo industry and brings his passion for teaching photography to every event.

Glynn’s goal is to cut through the technical jargon of photography and get to the heart of what’s important – capturing great images everywhere we go and every time we pick up our camera.

Glynn’s ability to share his knowledge and empower Workshop attendees to reach their goals is well known and many working professional photographers consider Glynn their mentor and part of the reason for their success.

With nearly a thousand Workshops under his belt Glynn’s experience shines through at every event and he willingly shares everything – there are no ‘trade secrets’ at his events.

Glynn also leads international photography tours and training events to places such as the USA, Vietnam, India, Cuba, Africa, Myanmar and many others. 

 

 

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