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Nelson photo Classes & events

PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE MONTH

Our Photographer of the month is Bill Bevill. A retired Ramon High school  teacher his pictures are mostly nature and landscape. His pictures are on display for the Month of August 2018.

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Photography Classes

Basic Digital SLR & Mirrorless Class

Learn the basics of your digital single reflex or mirrorless camera.
October 6, 2018

The class is for the beginning photo person, or a refresher to get started again, to learn the basics of your digital single reflex or mirrorless camera. Class will provide instruction about the operating use of the camera, menus, and camera functions.

Also covered will be strategies for shooting various types of subjects, such as people, things and landscape. Cameras will not be provided so please bring your DSLR to class, any model, and be sure to charge the battery.

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Intermediate Photography Class

"Going All Manual" Intermediate Photography class.
August 11, 2018

"Going All Manual" Intermediate Photography class. This class is for the amateur photographer to take the next step of moving away from the automatic camera modes and start using their digital SLR or mirrorless in the manual modes. You will learn the basics of your camera and how moving to the manual modes will increase your skill of operating the camera.

We will provide instruction about the operating use of the camera, menus, and camera functions. We will also cover strategies for shooting various types of subjects, such as people, pets, things and landscape.

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Landscape Photography Class

Landscape Class - Instructor Ben Horne
TBA

Landscape Class - Instructor Ben Horne. Are you looking to improve your landscape Photography skills? In this 3 hour class, we will cover visual aesthetics (why we choose to compose shots the way we do), controlling tonality, producing the sharpest photo possible, and many other techniques used by landscape photographers.

This class is well suited for the beginner through intermediate photographers using digital SLR cameras. 

Cost of Class $100

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NELSON PHOTO EVENTS

Monica Royal Portrait 8/25 8/26/2018

Urban Portraiture Workshop August 25th,2018 3pm to 7pm & Sunday August 26th, 2018 2pm to 4pm

On Saturday, August 25th, 2018 join professional photographer Monica Royal and Principal Ballerina Ana De Costa for a contemperary urban photo workshop at Barrio Logan. We will be using a combination of natural light and flash to make unique and expressive images. On Sunday, August 26th, 2018 from 2pm to 4pm we will meet at Nelson Photo where you will learn about workflow and editing. This 2 day workshop is $125.00, class limited to 12. All attendees will receive a $15 gift card to Nelson Photo. Nelson Photo and Tamron sponsor this unique Monica Royal Workshop.

Visit monicaroyal.com for information.

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Panasonic Suzette Allen 9/8/2018

Panasonic Portrait Lighting Live Shooting Demo Day September 8th with Suzette Allen

Portrait Class coming to Nelson Photo with Panasonic Luminary Suzette Allen. 

9:30am to 11:30am one hour class one hour live demo outdoors with model & light modifiers. 

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Canon Event 9/19/2018

Tentative Planning a Canon Event Saturday 9/15/2018

We will let you know more details and sign up later.

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