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Nelson photo Classes & events

PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE MONTH

Mickey Strand-Photographer of the Month November 2018

A Photographer's Reception is being held Wednesday, November 7th, 2018
5:30pm to 6:30pm

Mickey  Strand is a Photographer & Educator living in San
Diego, Ca.   Mickey Retired as a Chief Petty Officer Photographers
Mate, and is  enjoying his continuation in Photography after his 24
years of service.   He works in his studio on a variety of personal and
client projects as  well as shooting and teaching with ACME educational,
Maine Media  Workshops, and Madeline Island School of the Arts.
Mickeys current Studio projects are Beyond the Cut, a portrait experience of Bikers and the Motorcycle Club community, and  his WW2
 Veterans Portrait Project, documenting veterans from the "Greatest  
Generation" and is the Area Director for San Diego Veterans  
Help-Portrait Projects.    These projects along with client work keep him pretty busy.  
 www.mickeystrand.com
mickeystrand@gmail.com

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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.
November 3, 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

Landscape & Long Exposure Class/Workshop with Monica Royal

Sunday, November 18th, 2018 12:30pm to 5pm


Class 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Join  Monica Royal to discuss how she applies principles of visual design in  landscape photography.  She'll explain the difference between neutral  density and circular polarizing filters, and which shutter speeds are  best and what accessories are needed for long exposures.

Class at Nelson Photo Classroom

Class Cost $75.00


Location Shoot 2pm to 5pm

Hands on workshop at Ocean Beach Pier

Required: Camera, lens, tripod.

Participants will receive a Nelson Photo Gift Card for $25 and discounts on tripods, ND and Cir Pol filters.

Tripods, ND and Cir Pol Filters are available for rent for $20 each depending on availability, contact the store directly to reserve.

Workshop Cost $135.00

Save $10 by attending both Classroom and Location Shoot Workshop

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