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Digital Photography Essentials


November 10, 2019
(Sunday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. Digital Photography Essentials -
Location: ArtSpace, 750 Center St, Herndon, VA 20170


Workshop fee: 

Early Bird Discount: $99 if registered by October 27, 2019, $125 if registered after October 27, 2019

Bring a Friend -- a 2nd participant registering at the same time qualifies for a discount of $20

Student Rate (age 14+): $79 if registered by October 27, 2019, $99 if registered after October 27, 2019 



This beginner class is for digital camera users who are interested in learning how to successfully use their camera beyond automatic / program modes. The class concentrates on the 5 most essential camera settings that have the most impact on the look of a photograph: focal length, aperture, shutter speed, ISO and white balance. We also discuss how to interpret the image histogram, a camera feedback mechanism, and use that information to adjust and optimize image exposure for the next shot. Students learn how to adjust these settings using their own camera and do quick practice exercises to reinforce what they've learned. For those with limited time, or those who want to learn at a more relaxed pace, this is a helpful quick start approach.

About the Instructor

Mary Louise Ravese specializes in fine art nature and travel photography from locations across the world. Her photographs are in private, university & corporate collections in over 40 states and are exhibited nationally. 

She has published images in calendars, magazines, books and websites. Mary Louise is a regular speaker and competition judge for photography clubs. She also enjoys teaching on a wide range of topics related to nature, travel and creative photography. Based in North Carolina, Mary Louise leads classes and workshops at a variety of locations across the US and abroad.



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