Video 101



Whether you strive to become the latest viral YouTuber, want to preserve the kids’ best childhood moments in motion, or tell moving visual stories, this essential class provides knowledge that will help you gain the necessary skills to start making your own amazing visual movement.

What You’ll Learn

  • Video-capable cameras compared & explained
  • High definition, FHD, UHD & 4K explained
  • Codecs, Frame Rate & Exposure Control
  • Composition, Stabilization & Audio
  • Key settings for success
  • Editing Principles
  • Sharing foundations

Take this class if you have any newer video-enabled camera or smartphone.


$59.00, plus Eventbrite online processing fee

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

Tuition includes classroom instruction, plus a $10 coupon you can use towards anything in-store at any Mike's Camera location!

Or Register for Free with your Class Voucher from your Perfect Picture Pak

*(If you’re using your Perfect Picture Pak Voucher, check the bottom or your voucher for the promotional code and enter it during online registration.)

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Registration, Dates, Times & Locations

This class is offered at multiple stores locations. Click on one of the locations below to check available times for each store and register for the class.

Register below for Video 101 in COLORADO:

Denver | Boulder | Park Meadows | Wheat Ridge | Colorado Springs

Register below for Video 101 in CALIFORNIA:

Sacramento | Mill Valley | Pleasant Hill | Dublin | Menlo Park

More Details:

Limit 8

Experience Level:  Beginner - Advanced  Beginners and experienced photographers will benefit from this workshop.

Endurance Level:  Moderate - All age levels are welcomed. Light hiking is involved, but nothing too strenuous. We’ll drive to each location then hike to the best position.

Workshop Dates: April 22, 2020 to April 25, 2020

Departure Date: April 26, 2020

Lodging:  Our home base for this workshop is LaQuinta located in Moab, Utah where we have reserved a block of rooms at a reduced rate. To reserve a room for this workshop click on this link. You are free to stay anywhere in the area.

What is Included? The cost of the workshop DOES includes: Photo instruction by Craig Wennersten at multiple locations, deep space observation session and photo editing  using Lightroom / Photoshop classroom instruction.This workshop DOES NOT included: Transportation to / from Moab and during the workshop (we will carpool as much as possible), flights or car rentals, lodging or meals.

Price:  $ 1,399.00

Hope To See You There!  ~ Keep Looking Up!  Please feel free to contact Craig if you have any questions or need any help with your gear or equipment requirements.

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