Compose and take great photos using your digital camera. Topics in this class include efficient use of manual modes, quick-shooting techniques for more professional-looking shots, and most importantly, how to have fun with your camera. The instructor will touch on post-production editing and enhancing images, as well as hardware options for archiving, and printing.
|DATES:||Saturday, September 30, 2017|
|TIME:||8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.|
|LOCATION:||HR Training Room, Insight Park, 1st Floor Seminar Room|
|INSTRUCTOR:||Robert Jordan — Robert Jordan has photographed the University of Mississippi in some capacity for 30 years. He currently serves as the Director of Brand Photography Services.|
|NOTES:||Dress for the weather as you will be going outside to take pictures. Class participants should bring a digital camera, manual, memory card, and charging cord to each class.|
Participants will receive hands-on experience on how to change the size and resolution of photos, recognize and use the toolbar, use color correction techniques, adjust color and contrast settings, correct red-eye caused by flash photography, crop images, restore old family photos, and save photos in various file formats. Participants will also learn how to extract an image from its background and place it into another photo and how to apply artistic and textural photo effects.
|DATE:||Saturday, October 7, 2017|
|TIME:||9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.|
|INSTRUCTOR:||Amanda Keys, owner of Bright Ideas and Solutions|
|NOTES:||Class is held in a computer lab, but feel free to bring your laptop if you'd like to work on your personal computer.|