Pictures & Cameras



Creative Camera Techniques - Online with Zoom
 
Expand your creative photography skills in this course! Review the basics of exposure and contrast. Then experiment with creative techniques such as selective focus and zooming a lens during long exposures. Explore taking pictures after dark and the effect color has on your image. You will leave this class with great pictures and renewed confidence in your photographic abilities. Prerequisite: Familiar with shutter speed, aperture and ISO controls on your camera.  You must have internet access and the ability to participate virtually through Zoom.

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PH-PC10.Z
Virtual
Virtual
Eyster 3/31 - 4/28 We 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM $70.00 5

Getting Started with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic – Online with Zoom
 
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic is a powerful photo organizing and editing application. But it can be confusing to start using it effectively. Learn the best way to organize your images in the Library module, find specific photos, and back up your library of pictures for safety. Then select your favorite images and improve them in the Develop module. You find out how to straighten and crop pictures, adjust brightness and contrast, and color correct your photos. Finish with sharing your perfected shots online or preparing them for prints from a photo lab. NOTE: This course is for the desktop-based version of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic, not the cloud-based version. Must be able to participate virtually through the Internet using Zoom.

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PH-PE17.z
Virtual
Virtual
Eyster 3/16 - 4/13 Tu 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM $70.00 10

Getting to Know Your Digital SLR Camera - Online with Zoom
 
This class meets virtually through Zoom. Discover the power of your advanced digital camera in this introductory course. Learn about different exposure modes and when to use them for better focus and exposure in your pictures. Understand the various auto focus settings available and when to use them or switch to manual focus. Find out about megapixels, histograms and JPEG versus raw file formats. You'll walk away with the skills to make the most of your advanced digital camera. NOTE: To get the most from this class, your camera must have Program, Shutter Priority and Aperture Priority exposure modes. Check your manual to see if these features are listed. Must have internet access and ability to participate virtually through Zoom.

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PH-PC01
Virtual
Virtual
Eyster 3/4 - 4/8 Th 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM $83.00 11

Photography Challenge-Zoom
 
In this creative class, we explore a variety of photographic themes designed to push your skills to a new level. Each class you learn about a different theme, such as architecture, negative space, and morning, and get tips for making pictures of these ideas. The next class you share your results and see what everyone else created. Come expand your ideas of how you can make good photographs and have fun! NOTE: This class meets every other week, so you have two weeks to complete each practice

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PH-PE28
Virtual
Virtual
Eyster 1/12 - 3/9 Tu 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM $57.00 4

Picturing a Park – Online with Zoom
 
In Missoula County we are fortunate to have wide variety of parks, trails, and river access sites. In this course, you create a visual story of one of these recreation areas by making a variety of photographs. Each venue has a unique character with opportunities for broad landscapes, details of rocks, water, or plants, portraits of wildlife, and views of people enjoying the environment. Class sessions review camera controls, light, and composition along with story-telling techniques. Included is a demonstration of photo editing to enhance your results. By creating a series of images to tell a visual story, you find more than one right photographic answer and create a more complete story. Must be able to participate virtually on the Internet through Zoom.

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PH-PC31.V
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Eyster 4/5 - 4/19 Mo 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM $70.00 9