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Whitehorse - Beginner DSLR Creative Workshop Weekend, March 31-April 1, 201...

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Whitehorse

Whitehorse, YT

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Join Neil Zeller for a 2-day workshop of discovery, where you will learn to control your DSLR and then apply that knowledge to making creative images. You are smarter than your camera! I promise! This workshop is for the novice to intermediate DSLR/mirrorless camera owner.

Saturday in Class:

The first half of the day (9:30 am - 12:30 pm) will focus on:

  • Explaining/Demonstrating the parts and settings of your Camera
  • handling and care of your Camera
  • Learning about lenses, filters, tripods
  • Introducing you to the concepts and practical functions of Exposure, Aperture, ISO, and Focus
  • Demystifying light and flash

The second half of the day (1:15 pm - 5:00 pm) will focus on

  • Learning tips and techniques to take the best photos you can
  • Experiential shooting; answering real-world problems/ questions
  • Eliminating 'Tourist' type photography from your vocabulary
  • Composition and inspiration
  • Capturing THE moments.

What you need to bring:

  • DSLR Camera (Digital Single-lens Reflex), Or Mirrorless system. As long as the ISO, Aperture and shutter speed can be adjusted manually.
  • Lenses, charged batteries, memory cards.
  • Tripod
  • An amazing attitude!

What to expect:

  • A fun, relaxed learning environment where you are free to ask the so-called 'silly' questions without judgment or ridicule.
  • That you will be inspired to get out and make beautiful images.

Saturday Evening.

Saturday Evening will be spent shooting amazing, rich, tack sharp and captivating photos of the city or the night sky. We will board the supplied tour bus at a location to be announced at 7:00 PM for a 'practical applications photo tour' until approx 10:30 pm. We will plan to shoot around the city, but if the aurora are out, we will chase those! What better way to cement your new found knowledge!

Sunday:

On Sunday we will meet at 10:00 am for an 8-9 hour scenic photo tour in the supplied tour bus, exploring many of the area's popular photo locations. We never know where we will end up as we will check the weather and head for the best!

We will meet at a location to be announced at 10:00 am to board your modern 15 passenger bus and will be dropped off at the same location by approx. 7:00 pm. We will make time for a quick late afternoon supper stop. Bring your own snacks and drinks for on the bus.

The schedule and photo tour locations for this workshop are subject to change based on the weather and the night sky. You are required to sign a liability release at the beginning of the workshop.

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