Workshops & Events
Want to Learn More About Photography?
Upcoming WorkshopsContinuous Lighting
September 12, 2015 - September 12, 2015 Special Seminar With Jay Dickman
September 18, 2015 - September 19, 2016 Mastering Your Digital Camera - Ladies Only
September 19, 2015 - September 19, 2015 Studio Lighting
October 3, 2015 - October 3, 2015 Mastering Your Digital Camera
October 10, 2015 - October 10, 2015 Mastering Your Digital Camera - Ladies Only
October 24, 2015 - October 24, 2015 Studio Lighting
November 7, 2015 - November 7, 2015 Mastering Your Digital Camera - Ladies Only
November 28, 2015 - November 28, 2015 Mastering Your Digital Camera - Ladies Only
January 16, 2016 - January 16, 2016 Macro Photography
March 26, 2016 - March 26, 2016 Continuous Lighting
April 30, 2016 - April 30, 2016 Macro Photography
May 28, 2016 - May 28, 2016 Macro Photography
July 30, 2016 - July 30, 2016 Continuous Lighting
September 10, 2016 - September 10, 2016
Our experienced instructors will help expand your photographic skillset with workshops held at various locations. These classes cover a wide range of topics, in colour or black-and-white photography, using the latest digital imaging options. Workshops use techniques that are best developed utilizing a digital SLR or at a very minimum a digital camera that has full manual features. Evening workshops are divided into multiple sessions of approximately 2 hours each. Saturday workshops are full days of approximately 6 hours.
Workshop spaces will only be reserved with payment. Should you wish to cancel a spot in a workshop, 5 working days notice is required. If you have any questions please call 1-800-661-6980, or email email@example.com
Our Workshops & Events
This 4 hour workshop covers the Library and Develop modules in Adobe Lightroom. You will learn everything you need to know to establish an effective workflow from importing your images, basic editing and conversions, to exporting your images and uploading them to the web.
The focus is on product photography. Learn how to use continuous lighting to position and shape light to make your product photos stand out. You will learn how to use a copy stand and basic lighting techniques using a variety of continuous light sources.
Want to get better pictures with your new camera? DSLR Basics is a workshop that shows you what the different modes do, and when to use them. Start getting better pictures with the knowledge you will get from this workshop.
This workshop gives you the skills to easily edit your images to maximize their impact, and bring them to the next level, whether you use Photoshop or Photoshop Elements. Bring your laptop computer, and follow along through the steps.
The Macro photography workshop explores close-up photography. It will show you what macro photography really is, and explore the various techniques and equipment to get the most out of your close-up shots.
The foundation for all other workshops, Mastering Your Digital Camera will teach you about the different shooting modes of your SLR. Some of the concepts covered are depth of field, aperture, shutter speed, and exposure. It is recommended that you take this workshop before registering in any of the more advanced workshops.
The foundation for all other workshops, Mastering Your Digital Camera will teach you about the different shooting modes of your SLR. This installment of the workshop is offered as a "Women Only" class to provide a comfortable learning experience you can feel confident about.
Learn to capture breath-taking portraits in any situation. This six-hour course will cover a broad range of styles, from candid snaps to formal studio shooting. Experienced instructors will help you develop technical and conceptual knowledge that will take your portraits to the next level.
Join Jay Dickman as he discusses his history of becoming a National Geographic Photographer, with images supporting his days as a newspaper photographer and how those translated in him being approached to shoot for NG. Also in this discussion, he will talk about how critical still photography is to us: how still imagery is the foundation for memory, how we recall events, etc, and what visual creatures we are. He will talk about how Olympus is going in such a positive direction with the mirrorless MFT system, and how it most closely approximates the original intent when the first 35mm camera was designed. All about small, compact, highly carryable and producing stunning images. Presentation: Friday September 18, 6.00pm at McBain Camera on 10805 107 avenue. Photowalk with Jay Dickman: Saturday September 19 at Fort Edmonton Park. Please meet outside the Fort Edmonton Park main entrance at 10.30 am.
Learn how to use studio lighting to create amazing new images. Learn about metering, triggering, and positioning of lights to maximize the impact and effect. Mastering Your Digital Camera is a recommended pre-requisite to this workshop.
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