Tag Archives: Photography

July 17th, 2019

Panorama Photography

Panoramic photography is a technique of photography using specialized equipment or software that captures images with horizontally elongated fields of view. In this class, participants will first go out into the Garden and learn how to set up their camera gear to capture images. After capturing images participants will go back into the classroom and learn how to create a panoramic image. Please bring a camera, tripod, cable release, and a formatted SD card with no photos on it.

Fee: $35 ($31.50 member)

Instructor: Victor Watson of Schertz Photography

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June 19th, 2019

Macro Photography at the Garden

Wednesday, June 19 | 9:30am-11:30am
In this class, participants will be taken through the basics of macro photography, the equipment to use, and some of the techniques needed to get as close up to your subject matter. This class is great for novices and for more experienced macro photographers. Please bring a camera, the cameras kit lens, a macro lens (optional), fully charged batteries and SD card.

Fee: $35 ($31.50 member)

Instructor: Victor Watson of Schertz Photography

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May 22nd, 2019

Master the Four Elements of Your Exposure

Using the four elements of your camera that control exposure has the most potential to affect the quality of your images, but completely leveraging them to create phenomenal imagery is one aspect of photography that eludes many photographers. In this class, participants will explore the four elements of a photographic exposure.

Fee: $35 ($31.50 member)

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February 13th, 2019

Photography Series: Lenses and Filters

Photography Series: Lenses and Filters | February 13, 9:30am-11:30pm
Wondering what camera lens or filters to get next? Join us as we devote an entire class to helping you understand everything you need to know about lenses and filters for your DSLR. Whether you plan to shoot portraits, weddings, sports, or just head out into the world with your camera at the ready, this class will help you choose the right lens for the task at hand.

Fee: $35 (31.50 members)

Instructor: Victor Watson of Schertz Photography

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November 17th, 2018

Fall Photography Series: Bokeh?

Saturday, November 17 | 9:30am-12pm

Bokeh is defined as “the effect of a soft out-of-focus background that you get when shooting a subject, using a fast lens, at the widest aperture, such as f/2.8 or wider.” Simply put, bokeh is the pleasing or aesthetic quality of out-of-focus blur in a photograph. You will come away with a better understanding of what bokeh is and how to apply it to your photography. Fee: $35 ($31.50 members)

Instructor: Victor Watson of Schertz Photography

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April 2nd, 2017

Photography in the Garden

Explore Photography Basics

Learn camera settings for plants and wildlife. Return to class for review of photographs to gain insight on the art of photography.

Fee: $30 ($27 members) Bring your own digital camera.

Instructor: Damian Abbott, Photographer

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