Class – Intro to Digital Photography
The class is designed for anyone (beginner or experienced) who wants to learn to use their digital camera and make better photographs. We will cover the essentials of good photography, including your camera’s controls, the principles of good composition and how to use shutter speeds, exposure and depth of field to craft your pictures. In addition, we will cover the basics of how to edit your pictures on your computer. Plan to take lots of pictures. Classes will include weekly photo assignments and helpful review session.  Offered at the Cape Cod Art Center in Barnstable. Click for more information.

Workshop – Photoshop: A Crash Course
Saturday, February 23rd,
Learn the essential tools and techniques to make your photos look their best using Adobe Photoshop (or Elements). This for anyone new to Photoshop, including Lightroom users who want to get started using Photoshop and those who need a refresher course. Click for more info.

Lightroom: A Crash Course
Saturday, February 23, 9:30am-12:30pm

Learn the essential tools and techniques to make your photos look their best using Adobe Lightroom. This hands-on workshop is based on a simple workflow that will let you quickly and easily organize, edit and output your images. Click for more info.

Photo Re-Touching Clinic Using Lightroom and Photoshop
Saturday, March 9, 1:30pm-4:30pm

In this hands-on workshop you will learn to use the rich assortment of editing tools in both Lightroom and Photoshop to correct problem images and give your landscapes, scenics and portraits a new level of finish. Working first with sample images and then with your own pictures, you’ll learn techniques to fix exposure and color problems, remove sensor dust, power lines, lens flare and other distractions; move people, skies and other elements; add “pop” and dimensionality and more. Click for more info.

Mastering Light & Color with Lightroom and Photoshop
Saturday, March 9, 9:30-12:30
In this hands-on workshop you’ll learn how to control light, shadow and color to strengthen the mood and emotional impact of your pictures. We’ll look at the work of various photographers and painters and examine how they used light and color to make their images work. We’ll then turn to Lightroom and Photoshop to discuss and practice specific techniques, including Luminosity Masks and similar tools. Click for more info.

Creative Coastal Photography
July 24-26 (Wednesday-Friday)
Come learn the art of creative fine-art photography while exploring the beaches, dunes and harbors of the Lower and Outer Cape and the Cape Cod National Seashore. In this workshop, photographer John Tunney will take you to some of the Cape’s most beautiful locations and give you ideas on how to “see” a scene, discover its creative potential and produce a creative and expressive fine-art image.  Click for more info.

Acadia, Schoodic & Mount Desert Isle
October 6-10 (Sunday – Thursday)
I’m teaming up with Betty Wiley for a special 5-day/4-night workshop on the beautiful coast of Maine as we photograph Acadia National Park, the Schoodic Peninsula and Mount Desert Island. The workshop includes lodging for four nights and all meals (except one lunch and dinner in Bar Harbor) and a lobster dinner. Click for more info.

Contact me about one-on-one or small group classes for photography, Lightroom, Photoshop or private photo tours.

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