Shoot! Rattle and Roll!!//Richmond, VA Beginners DSLR Photography Workshop

Do you own a DSLR (One of those big and fancy) camera? Are you still shooting in Auto? Does that bright green button on your dial taunt you, knowing you can do so much more, but the thought of switching that dial to Manual completely freaks you out?! You are not alone my friend!

So many people purchase expensive DSLR cameras and don’t have the slightest knowledge of how to properly use them! There is a WHOLE WORLD beyond Auto that your camera can do, and you need to learn it! And that’s why we are having this class!

I will be teaching the basic fundamentals of shooting in manual and helping you get your images to look the way YOU want them to, and not the way your camera wants them to.

Let’s get your everyday indoor SOOC (straight out of camera) images from looking like the top image, to looking like the bottom! (No editing done folks! )DSC_9970Pinit

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And let’s get those everyday outside SOOC images from looking like this top image, to looking like the bottom image!

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Class Details

Saturday May 6th 9:30 a.m to 6:00 p.m.

We will be covering these topics:

*Shutter speed

*Aperture (Depth of Field)

*ISO

*Lighting and Exposure

*Composition

*Creative Exposure

*Focusing

*Quick overview of my editing technique

* Going out and shooting live models!

These are the basics that you need to know to get your images looking beautiful! I know this sounds overwhelming, but I promise it is easier than you think!

Recommended Items For This Class

*DSLR Camera

*Battery/charger

*Lenses you may have ( I highly recommend a 50 mm 1.8 or 1.4 for learning about aperture. This lens is not required, so if you do not have one do not worry.) The links below will show the lens.

Nikon 50 mm 1.8

Canon 50 mm 1.8

Sony 50 mm 1.8

Remember, these are NOT required for the class, just recommended. If you are interested, you may rent lenses from borrowlenses.com, but you DO NOT have to have the lens for the class! 🙂

Class Items you will Receive

The class will include:

* A 3 Ring Binder to keep all of your lesson plans in (It’s always great having them later)

* Full detail lessons for each topic

* Pens and Notepads for notes and questions

*Goody bags for everyone to take home, featuring items from different vendors!

*A GREAT lunch and snacks throughout the day

* Prize Basket (At the end of class, one lucky winner will be drawn and get to take home our giant basket full of LOTS of great items!)

Cost of Class and Payment Options

The cost of this class will be $200.

I will be offering two payment options. They will be:

* 2 separate payments of $75 (I will send PayPal invoice) that need to be paid over the next month.

One $50 deposit will need to be made to secure your spot.

* Pay in full by April 5th and receive a 10% discount! ($20 savings!)

Please remember that space is limited and will fill up quickly!

If you have any questions or are ready to enroll, Please click here and click on Contact to submit your info! Please type in the Message field which payment option you would like! As soon as you have let me know you want to enroll, I will send you your first Paypal Invoice as well as a questionnaire with a few questions! Can’t wait to hear From you!

Chelsea

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