Classes

2016, April 30: National Zoo Field Shoot

2016, April 30:
National Zoo Field Shoot

When: 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Sold out!

Whether you’re planning an African safari or just want to learn how to photograph animals at the zoo or in your backyard, this class will help you capture more compelling images.

2016, May 1: Fieldwork - Photography Basics at U.S. Botanical Gardens

2016, May 1:
Fieldwork - Photography Basics at U.S. Botanical Gardens

When: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Price: $69.00
Instructor: Marie Joabar
Spaces left: 4

This class is designed for those who have taken any of the Photography Basics classes and want the opportunity to work in the field to reinforce the material covered in the classroom. We’ve encouraged you to leave the Auto settings behind and to shoot in the Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority or Manual modes so now it’s time for some hands-on.

Our location is the U.S. Botanical Gardens Conservatory which gives us plenty of photo opportunities to practice exposure settings and creative captures. Join us and come away with stronger skills for setting exposure and capturing exciting images that you’re proud to show off.

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2016, May 1: External Flash Made Easy

2016, May 1:
External Flash Made Easy

When: 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Price: $99.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Sold out!

Learn how to get the most out of your external flash unit. The class will help you understand the modes and functions of your flash, as well as how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect your flash photos. From adjusting the power of the flash to choosing how to position the flash, this class will help you become more skilled when using your external flash unit.

This class is also offered on 8/6 Falls Church.

Location: DC

2016, May 7: Historic Fells Point

2016, May 7:
Historic Fells Point

When: 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Karen L. Messick
Spaces left: 8

Jump start your creativity, resurface your enthusiasm and add diversity to your portfolio economically in a historic waterfront town. Explore new shooting techniques, create dramatic images and experience street photography tips.

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2016, May 7: The Small Studio

2016, May 7:
The Small Studio

When: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Price: $195.00
Instructor: Roy Sewall
Sold out!

Shooting in a studio provides a special opportunity to control light for portraits and full-body photography and is something that can easily be set up in the home.

Learn what's involved to make a small studio and how to equip it with the right gear. Spend the morning with Professional Photographer Roy Sewall exploring his small studio which has helped him create some truly unique photographs of people.

This class is also offered on 5/15 in Bethesda and 6/11 in Bethesda.

2016, May 7: Moms With Cameras

2016, May 7:
Moms With Cameras

When: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Price: $99.00
Instructor: Donna Vance
Spaces left: 10

Join us and learn how to capture all of your special memories from a Mom who understands just how priceless your moments can be.

This class is for anyone interested in learning more about their camera and photography to make those snapshots of their children really shine. It is perfect for beginners, but is also suited to hobbyists or enthusiasts who want to learn more, or want to conquer the things they struggle with when photographing their children.

This class will also be offered ithe summer, date to be announced soon.

Location: Waldorf, MD

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2016, May 7: Historic Waterford Field Shoot

2016, May 7:
Historic Waterford Field Shoot

When: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Price: $104.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 2

Spend the afternoon in the historic village of Waterford, Virginia, a National Historic Landmark. This quaint town in Loudoun County is located along Catoctin Creek and offers many photo opportunities, from historic homes and buildings, to beautifullly landscaped gardens and even an old church and a mill.

Through special access, we'll also have the unique opportunity to step back in time and photograph in the Second Street School, a one-room school house complete with late 1800's period props.

Fee includes a donation to the Historic Waterford Foundation.

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2016, May 12: Take Your Photography To The Next Level

2016, May 12:
Take Your Photography To The Next Level

When: 7:00 PM -9:30 PM
Price: $64.00
Instructor: Roy Sewall
Spaces left: 12

People always tell you your photos are great but in your mind, you know they could be better.  Perhaps you are entering competitions but not winning, or not winning as often as you’d like. You’re close but you need some guidance and direction on what to do to get your photography to the next level.

Join Roy Sewall for an insightful presentation on how to do just that.

Location: DC

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2016, May 14: DSLR Photography - The Basics

2016, May 14:
DSLR Photography - The Basics

When: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Marie Joabar
Spaces left: 11

Appropriate for DSLRs and Mirrorless cameras with manual exposure settings.

Todays digital cameras offer the photographer a wealth of tools that can lead to wonderful photographs and understanding the exposure settings allows you, not the camera, to craft the photo you envision. Take your camera off of Auto and take control!  Join Marie Joabar for an informative class covering exposure control, depth of field, lens choices, composition and more.

Location: Falls Church - Dunn Loring area

This class is also offered on 5/22 at VisArts6/11 in Falls Church6/26 in DC and 7/23 in Falls Church.

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2016, May 14: Georgetown At Night Photo Safari

2016, May 14:
Georgetown At Night Photo Safari

When: 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Price: $79.00
Instructor: E. David Luria
Spaces left: 11

If you think Georgetown is pretty in the daytime, wait until you see it through your camera’s viewfinder at night! On this safari you will learn the techniques of nighttime photography without flash, using a tripod and long exposures and adjusting the white balance settings on your digital camera.

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2016, May 15: Nature On The Trails (Billy Goat Trail)

2016, May 15:
Nature On The Trails (Billy Goat Trail)

When: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Price: $79.00
Instructor: Emily Carter Mitchell
Spaces left: 1

Join us on our new photography “Adventures.” Adventures are short local hikes with photography in mind. Our first “Adventures” outing will be in the beautifully wild but yet local Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historic Park.

At Great Falls, the Billy Goat Trail along the Potomac River is well known. However, Part “B” is a more moderate and less traveled section. Filled with wildflowers and wildlife, we’ll go on a short 2 mile hike through the forest and along the water and discover nature in the city.

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2016, May 15: Lightroom In A Day

2016, May 15:
Lightroom In A Day

When: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Price: $149.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 8

Learn Lightroom in a day with instructor Corey Hilz. We'll look at the 2 most powerful modules, the Library and the Develop Modules.

Location: Falls Church, Merrifield / Dunn Loring area

This class is also offered on 6/25 in DC and 7/24 in Falls Church.

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2016, May 15: The Small Studio

2016, May 15:
The Small Studio

When: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Price: $195.00
Instructor: Roy Sewall
Sold out!

Shooting in a studio provides a special opportunity to control light for portraits and full-body photography and is something that can easily be set up in the home.

Learn what's involved to make a small studio and how to equip it with the right gear. Spend the morning with Professional Photographer Roy Sewall exploring his small studio which has helped him create some truly unique photographs of people.

This class is also offered on  6/11 in Bethesda.

2016, May 15: iPhone Photography - Getting Started at the National Gallery of Art

2016, May 15:
iPhone Photography - Getting Started at the National Gallery of Art

When: 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Karen L. Messick
Sold out!

​Join Karen Messick at the National Gallery of Art for an afternoon of  “iPhoneography!”  We’ll learn how to use various iPhone apps throughout the Museum to capture sculptures, people, architecture and more.

This class is also offered on 5/29 at the National Portrait Gallery7/10 at the National Gallery of Art and 7/31 at the National Portrait Gallery.

2016, May 15: Composition, The Essence of Good Photography

2016, May 15:
Composition, The Essence of Good Photography

When: 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Price: $74.00
Instructor: E. David Luria
Spaces left: 5

DATED CHANGED FROM MAY 1

Photography, like painting, is all about composition:  the symmetry, the balance, the leading lines, the framing, the perspective, the points of interest in the image that draw the viewer’s eye. So this safari is all about training you to see and capture good composition in your photographs. This will help you become a more astute critic of your own photos by studying and documenting works of the masters.

We also teach you how to shoot artwork in low-light situations without flash or tripod, getting the right exposure and white balance.

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2016, May 21: Printing With Lightroom

2016, May 21:
Printing With Lightroom

When: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Price: $94.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 7

This class will take you through the printing workflow in Lightroom giving you the knowledge and skills to create beautiful prints. Topics include printer settings, photo layout, soft proofing, color profiles, printer/paper profiles, and more. 

Location: DC

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2016, May 21: Wacom Tablets - Powerful Tools for Photo Editing

2016, May 21:
Wacom Tablets - Powerful Tools for Photo Editing

When: 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Price: $64.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 6

Learn how to maximize the use your Wacom tablet for photo editing. We will cover everything from basic functions to custom buttons and features.

Location: DC

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2016, May 21: Fieldwork - Photography Basics - Late Afternoon On The Mall

2016, May 21:
Fieldwork - Photography Basics - Late Afternoon On The Mall

When: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Price: $69.00
Instructor: Marie Joabar
Spaces left: 2

 This class is designed for those who have taken any of the Photography Basics classes and want the opportunity to work in the field to reinforce the material covered in the classroom. We’ve encouraged you to leave the Auto settings behind and to shoot in the Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority or Manual modes so now it’s time for some hands-on.

We'll photograph in the area around the Washington Monument and the World War II Memorial where we’ll find plenty of photo opportunities from architecture, statues, fountains, street scenes and more in the late afternoon light thru to the beautiful royal blue sky of civil twilight.

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2016, May 22: DSLR Photography - The Basics

2016, May 22:
DSLR Photography - The Basics

When: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Marie Joabar
Spaces left: 12

Appropriate for DSLRs and Mirrorless cameras with manual exposure settings.

Todays digital cameras offer the photographer a wealth of tools that can lead to wonderful photographs and understanding the exposure settings allows you, not the camera, to craft the photo you envision. Take your camera off of Auto and take control!  Join Marie Joabar for an informative class covering exposure control, depth of field, lens choices, composition and more.

This class is also offered on 6/11 in Falls Church6/26 in DC and 7/23 in Falls Church.

Location: VisArts of Rockville

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2016, May 22: Spring Flowers At Ladew Gardens

2016, May 22:
Spring Flowers At Ladew Gardens

When: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Price: $84.00
Instructor: Emily Carter Mitchell
Spaces left: 8

Ladew Topiary Gardens is known around the world for its topiary and flower gardens. Mid-May is a beautiful time of year for roses and spring flowers.

Expand your creative garden and nature photography with a wide range of perspectives. Slowing down will allow us to work with exposure settings, depth of field, and composition. 

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2016, May 22: Faces, Not Places! Photo Safari

2016, May 22:
Faces, Not Places! Photo Safari

When: 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Price: $74.00
Instructor: E. David Luria
Spaces left: 7

This Photo Safari will give you very useful tips on how (and how not) to take posed and unposed photos of the people you know and how to capture candid moments of people you do NOT know in a variety of settings.

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2016, May 24: Photography As A Second Career

2016, May 24:
Photography As A Second Career

When: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Price: $84.00
Instructor: E. David Luria
Spaces left: 8

If this class is sold out, look for it to be offered again soon.

With careful planning while you keep your day job, you CAN turn your hobby and your love of photography into a lucrative profession. Many people facing retirement, reduced pensions or job layoffs have successfully become full-time or part-time photographers, earning significant income with their photo skills.

We'll explore ways to make a successful transition looking at such options as shooting for stock, events, weddings, portraits, sports,  food, pets and more.

Location: DC

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2016, May 29: iPhone Photography, Getting Started - At the National Portrait Gallery

2016, May 29:
iPhone Photography, Getting Started - At the National Portrait Gallery

When: 11:45 AM - 3:45 PM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Karen L. Messick
Spaces left: 6

Join Karen Messick at National Portrait Gallery for an afternoon of  “iPhoneography!”  Learn how to use various iPhone apps to capture abstract sculptures, colorful paintings and wall hangings, as well as the architecture of the building and the impressive Kogod courtyard.

This class is also offered on 7/10 at the National Gallery of Art and 7/31 at the National Portrait Gallery.

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2016, June 4: The Lightroom Library In Depth

2016, June 4:
The Lightroom Library In Depth

When: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Price: $149.00
Instructor: Marie Joabar
Spaces left: 6

Lightroom is the industry standard for amateurs and professional photographers alike for organizing and editing our images. At the heart of this powerful image management program lies the Library Module where we import, organize, sort, rate and tag our images.

Spend a day with Marie Joabar learning the Library Module in-depth covering the various options for importing images into your catalog to exporting images and everything in between, allowing you to set up and understand a system that keeps your images organized and easy to find. 

Location: Falls Church

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2016, June 5: Getting Started In Food Photography

2016, June 5:
Getting Started In Food Photography

When: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Price: $109.00
Instructor: Renee Comet
Spaces left: 9

Join us at Renee Comet’s professional studio as she offers her tips and techniques for getting started in food photography. 

Renee will share her creative process in an image rich presentation and will discuss the technical details, equipment basics and creative aspects to consider to help you develop your own vision.

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2016, June 11: Rock Creek Park Adventure

2016, June 11:
Rock Creek Park Adventure

When: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Price: $79.00
Instructor: Emily Carter Mitchell
Spaces left: 7

Join us for an “Adventure” hike in beautifully wild yet local Rock Creek Park.  Expand your creative nature photography by getting off the beaten track and find the hidden treasures on the trail.

Along the rapids area of Rock Creek Park, the road is closed on the weekends, bringing peace and quiet along the water. With a meandering trail along the river this adventure allows us to slow down and create compelling compositions of bridges, granite boulders and flowing waters.

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2016, June 11: DSLR Photography - The Basics

2016, June 11:
DSLR Photography - The Basics

When: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 8

Digital SLR (Single Lens Reflex) cameras offer the photographer a wealth of tools that can lead to wonderful photographs and understanding the exposure settings allows you, not the camera, to craft the photo you envision. Take your camera off of Auto and take control! Join Corey Hilz for an informative morning about all things SLR: exposure control, depth of field, lens choices, composition and more.

This class is also offered on 6/26 in DC and  7/23 in Falls Church.

Location: Falls Church

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2016, June 11: The Small Studio

2016, June 11:
The Small Studio

When: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Price: $195.00
Instructor: Roy Sewall
Spaces left: 4

Shooting in a studio provides a special opportunity to control light for portraits and full-body photography and is something that can easily be set up in the home.

Learn what's involved to make a small studio and how to equip it with the right gear. Spend the morning with Professional Photographer Roy Sewall exploring his small studio which has helped him create some truly unique photographs of people.

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2016, June 12: Photoshop For Photographers

2016, June 12:
Photoshop For Photographers

When: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Price: $189.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 8

Join Corey Hilz for a full day of hands on Photoshop training geared towards the new, or limited experience Photoshop user. 

The class begins with an introduction to the Photoshop workspace and then explores techniques that only Photoshop offers, such as layers, masks, selections and creating composites.  Photoshop's most exciting techniques require the use of layers so ample time is spent explaining how they operate and why you would want to use them.

Location: Falls Church

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2016, June 18: Antiques and Treasures in Lucketts Virginia

2016, June 18:
Antiques and Treasures in Lucketts Virginia

When: 7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Price: $79.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 7

The antiques stores in Lucketts offer unique collections of décor, furniture, and knickknacks, making them a goldmine for photographers. We will be shooting at two stores that offer distinctly different types of photographic opportunities. From quirky and creative to unusual and hip, you will find that the antiques have their own personality. If you like textures, patterns, and subjects with character, you'll have a great time at Lucketts.

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2016, June 18: Inside Exposure At Washington National Cathedral

2016, June 18:
Inside Exposure At Washington National Cathedral

When: 8:10 AM - 10:40 AM
Price: $99.00
Instructor: E. David Luria
Spaces left: 9

For a couple of hours before the Cathedral is open to the public, photographers are given special access to photograph the nave and the west balcony. Join E. David Luria and learn how to best capture photographs of the beautiful stained glass windows and church interiors.

Fee includes $30 donation to Friends of the National Cathedral!

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2016, June 18: Real Estate and Architectural Photography

2016, June 18:
Real Estate and Architectural Photography

When: 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: E. David Luria
Spaces left: 8

Good pictures sell houses and condominiums via the web, or in brochures and publications. This class, designed for people wishing to photograph their own homes or real state agents shooting listed properties, is taught by professional architectural photographer, E. David Luria, and will take place in a private home, providing hands-on training in exterior and interior architectural photography.

Location: Centerville

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2016, June 21: Getting Started in Event Photography

2016, June 21:
Getting Started in Event Photography

When: 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Price: $84.00
Instructor: E. David Luria
Spaces left: 9

Location: DC

Are you the person they turn to in the office when there is a birthday party, an awards ceremony, a visit by the Chairman of the Board. Why?  Because you are the ONLY person who knows how to operate the office camera!  So bring your camera (or the office camera), plus all your lenses and your flash unit and join us on a special safari that will train you to take more professional pictures of office events AND will help you turn those pictures into images that tell a STORY to make your PR Director happy.

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2016, June 25: Lightroom In A Day

2016, June 25:
Lightroom In A Day

When: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Price: $149.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 12

Learn Lightroom in a day with instructor Corey Hilz. We'll look at the 2 most powerful modules, the Library and the Develop Modules.

Location: DC

This class is also offered on 7/24 in Falls Church.

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2016, June 26: DSLR Photography - The Basics

2016, June 26:
DSLR Photography - The Basics

When: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Marie Joabar
Spaces left: 12

Appropriate for DSLRs and Mirrorless cameras with manual exposure settings.

Todays digital cameras offer the photographer a wealth of tools that can lead to wonderful photographs and understanding the exposure settings allows you, not the camera, to craft the photo you envision. Take your camera off of Auto and take control!  Join Marie Joabar for an informative class covering exposure control, depth of field, lens choices, composition and more.

This class is also offered on 7/23 in Falls Church.

Location: DC

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2016, June 26: Natural Light Portraiture

2016, June 26:
Natural Light Portraiture

When: 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Price: $99.00
Instructor: Erika Nizborski
Spaces left: 9

Location: DC

Jump start your career as a portrait photographer and learn the essentials of using natural light and posing techniques. Part presentation and part hands-on, participants will come away with a solid foundation on positioning their subjects and using and modifying natural light to enhance them.

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2016, June 27-July 29: Focus On - Weekly Photography Camps For Kids

2016, June 27-July 29:
Focus On - Weekly Photography Camps For Kids

When: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Price: $350.00
Spaces left: 10

A full-day camp designed for active elementary-aged kids to pursue their love of photography by integrating art and nature with active discovery.

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2016, July 8: Lilies and Lotus at Kenilworth Gardens

2016, July 8:
Lilies and Lotus at Kenilworth Gardens

When: 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Karen L. Messick
Spaces left: 9

Spend the morning photographing dew laden lotus blossoms, colorful water lilies and other aquatic flowers. Join Karen Messick for a photo shoot at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens and capture stunning shots and learn how to use available light effectively in flower and nature photography. 

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2016, July 9: Summer Sunflowers Photo Adventure

2016, July 9:
Summer Sunflowers Photo Adventure

When: 6:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Karen L. Messick
Spaces left: 10

Enjoy an early summer morning in the Sunflower fields of McKee-Beshers Wildlife Management Area.  We will capture the sunflowers in many different creative ways, such as macro, wide angle and more!

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2016, July 10: iPhone Photography - Getting Started at the National Gallery of Art

2016, July 10:
iPhone Photography - Getting Started at the National Gallery of Art

When: 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Karen L. Messick
Spaces left: 6

​Join Karen Messick at the National Gallery of Art for an afternoon of  “iPhoneography!”  We’ll learn how to use various iPhone apps throughout the Museum to capture sculptures, people, architecture and more.

This class is also offered on 7/31 at the National Portrait Gallery.

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2016, July 23: Butterflies at Brookside Gardens

2016, July 23:
Butterflies at Brookside Gardens

When: 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Price: $109.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 7

Price includes $30 ticket for the "before hours" pass.

Join us for a special morning of photographing butterflies at Brookside Gardens. We’ll have special access to the butterflies for two hours before the conservatory opens to the public. You’ll be able to use tripods and not have to work around crowds of people. We’ll begin outside with a discussion of techniques and settings for butterfly photography, as well as some close-up garden photography. When it’s our time with the butterflies we’ll be prepped and ready to go, maximizing our butterfly experience.

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2016, July 23: DSLR Photography - The Basics

2016, July 23:
DSLR Photography - The Basics

When: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Marie Joabar
Spaces left: 16

Appropriate for DSLRs and Mirrorless cameras with manual exposure settings.

Todays digital cameras offer the photographer a wealth of tools that can lead to wonderful photographs and understanding the exposure settings allows you, not the camera, to craft the photo you envision. Take your camera off of Auto and take control!  Join Marie Joabar for an informative class covering exposure control, depth of field, lens choices, composition and more.

Location: Falls Church

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2016, July 24: Lightroom In A Day

2016, July 24:
Lightroom In A Day

When: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Price: $149.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 12

Learn Lightroom in a day with instructor Corey Hilz. We'll look at the 2 most powerful modules, the Library and the Develop Modules.

Location: Falls Church

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2016, July 30: The Lightroom Develop Module In Depth

2016, July 30:
The Lightroom Develop Module In Depth

When: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Price: $149.00
Instructor: Marie Joabar
Spaces left: 8

Designed exclusively for photographers, the Adobe Lightroom Develop Module offers incredible tools for editing our digital images. Join Marie Joabar as she provides in-depth explanations of these tools and shows you various ways to edit your photos whether you shoot Raw or JPEG.

Location: Falls Church, Merrifield / Dunn Loring area

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2016, July 31: Butterflies at Brookside Gardens

2016, July 31:
Butterflies at Brookside Gardens

When: 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Price: $109.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 5

Price includes $30 ticket for the "before hours" pass.

Join us for a special morning of photographing butterflies at Brookside Gardens. We’ll have special access to the butterflies for two hours before the conservatory opens to the public. You’ll be able to use tripods and not have to work around crowds of people. We’ll begin outside with a discussion of techniques and settings for butterfly photography, as well as some close-up garden photography. When it’s our time with the butterflies we’ll be prepped and ready to go, maximizing our butterfly experience.

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2016, July 31: iPhone Photography, Getting Started - At the National Portrait Gallery

2016, July 31:
iPhone Photography, Getting Started - At the National Portrait Gallery

When: 11:45 AM - 3:45 PM
Price: $89.00
Instructor: Karen L. Messick
Spaces left: 10

Join Karen Messick at National Portrait Gallery for an afternoon of  “iPhoneography!”  Learn how to use various iPhone apps to capture abstract sculptures, colorful paintings and wall hangings, as well as the architecture of the building and the impressive Kogod courtyard.

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2016, August 6: External Flash Made Easy

2016, August 6:
External Flash Made Easy

When: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Price: $99.00
Instructor: Corey Hilz
Spaces left: 10

Learn how to get the most out of your external flash unit. The class will help you understand the modes and functions of your flash, as well as how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect your flash photos. From adjusting the power of the flash to choosing how to position the flash, this class will help you become more skilled when using your external flash unit.

Location: Falls Church

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Class Cancellation Policy: Full credit towards another class (less a $20 processing fee) will be given if cancellation notice is given more than 5 business days from the scheduled class. If there is no cancellation notice, or if it is given 5 business days or less, no credit or refund will be given. Changes to reschedule a class will incur a $20 processing fee. Changes to reschedule a class will incur the full charge if notice is given less than 5 days prior to the class. If Capital Photography Center cancels or postpones a class due to weather or low enrollment, you can choose a full refund or a credit towards a future class.

Questions can be directed to Marie Joabar info@capitalphotographycenter.com.