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Nelson Photo Regular scheduled Camera & Photography Classes

Basic Digital SLR & Mirrorless Class

Learn the basics of your digital single reflex or mirrorless camera.
January 12, 2019

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 or Mirrorless camera to class, any model, and be sure to charge the battery.

This class is offered each quarter of the year. Only the current class can be reserved.

Here are the other class dates for 2019 all Saturdays

April 6th, 2019

July 13th, 2019

October 5th, 2019

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Intermediate Photography Class

"Going All Manual" Intermediate Photography class.
February 23, 2019

"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.

This class is offered each quarter of the year. Only the current class can be reserved.

Here are the other class dates for 2019 all Saturdays

May 4th, 2019

August 17th, 2019

November 9th, 2019

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Landscape Photography Class

Landscape Class - Instructor TBA
TBA

Landscape Class - 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. We will also discuss the use of filters and lenses best used for landscape.

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

Cost of Class $100

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More NELSON PHOTO Classes & EVENTS

Panasonic Lumix Class 2/16/2019

Panasonic Lumix Tips & Tricks Class FREE

Now that you have that  new Panasonic Lumix camera, now what?  Want to know more about how to use all the cool features?  Then come and attend this free "Tips & Tricks Class." Christine Caron Panasonic Technical Representative will be here to teach you this class.

Panasonic Lumix Tips & Tricks Class

Saturday, February 16, 2019 Noon to 2pm

Nelson Photo Class Room

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Night Landscape Photography Class with Donald Carlton

Saturday, February 16th, 2019 5pm to 7:30pm Coronado Ferry Landing $100

Have you ever wanted to learn how to take amazing landscape photos at night? Well here's your chance!

This  workshop will show you how to use long exposures, landscape  composition techniques, and lighting to capture beautiful night time  scenes. Class will begin with an introduction to equipment and how to  set up your camera for night landscape photography. We will move on to  learning how to dial in exposure and white balance settings, and how to  compose your scene while shooting the beautiful Downtown San Diego  skyline from the Coronado Ferry Landing. You will also learn special  lighting effects such as lighting foreground elements and painting with  light. This is a wonderful opportunity to capture stunning night time  photos while learning professional landscape photography techniques.

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Landscape & Seascape Photography Class with Donald Carlton

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 2:45pm to 5:45pm Cuiver Park 457 Coast Blvd. La Jolla $100

Landscape  photography is one of the most popular types of photography, but it can  also be one of the most tricky. Join us for this landscape and seascape  workshop where we walk you through the patient process of shooting  stunning landscape photos at the beautiful La Jolla Tide Pools.

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Panasonic Lumix S1 Full Frame Launch Event

Sunday, March 3, 2019 1pm to 4pm

Touch & Try Event-3 shooting stages to touch and try the new Panasonic Lumix Mirrorless S1 and S1R AND the new lenses!

More information and sign up coming, BUT keep the date, and we will see you then!

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