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It is important to remember that better equipment will not make you a better photographer. Only training and experience will help you grow. This is why we focus on educating customers rather than simply pushing newer or more expensive equipment.

We offer workshops and classes that range from understanding the basics of photography to advanced classes. Please click the title to be taken to the signup page. 

   

Finding Exposure (Any level) - May 13th (10:00am - 12:00pm)

The “Finding Exposure” workshop will cover the basics of using a DSLR in manual mode. This will cover settings such as shutter speed, aperture and ISO. We will cover what these settings actually are, why they matter, and how to use them in photography.

  

Beyond Exposure  (Intermediate) - May 26th (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

The "Beyond Exposure" class continues where "Finding Exposure" leaves off. We will cover focus modes, drive modes, metering modes, quality modes, live view, and image stabilization or vibration reduction. We will look at why these settings are important and when to use them.

 

Starved Rock Excursion (Intermediate) - June 3rd - 4th

This trip will be two fun filled days full of adventure and education in the beautiful state parks of Starved Rock and Matthiessen near Utica IL. Travel and Lodging with be provided. For more information check out our information page.

 

Finding Exposure (Any level) - June 9th (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

The “Finding Exposure” workshop will cover the basics of using a DSLR in manual mode. This will cover settings such as shutter speed, aperture and ISO. We will cover what these settings actually are, why they matter, and how to use them in photography.

 

Beyond Exposure (Intermediate) June 10th (10:00am - 12:00pm)

The "Beyond Exposure" class continues where "Finding Exposure" leaves off. We will cover focus modes, drive modes, metering modes, quality modes, live view, and image stabilization or vibration reduction. We will look at why these settings are important and when to use them.

 

Astro Photography Workshop - June 24th (7:00pm-10:00pm)

In the Astro Photography workshop Mark Dierker will cover basic and advanced techniques for creating stunning night time photographs. We will cover single images and multiple exposure shots. There will be both elements of lecture as well as shooting so make sure to dress warm. A tripod is recommended, but if you do not have one, we will have a few demo models on hand.

 

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