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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 7 hours.

Workshop spaces will only be reserved with payment. Should you wish to cancel a spot in a workshop, 1 week notice is required. Refunds not available for late cancellations. If you have any questions please call 1-800-661-6980, or email workshops@mcbaincamera.com.

 

Workshops & Events:

Advanced Macro

Take your macro photography to the next level. Hone your skills in focusing and lighting using a ring flash and focusing rails. Go beyond life size with focus stacking techniques.

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Compositional Elements

In this 3 part class, learn the basics of photographic composition. Take your images to the next level and learn to see differently through your lens.

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Continuous Lighting

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 lightin…  » read more

Drone Basics

Learn about drone photography and video. Drones or UAV's have become a very useful tool to supplement your camera. Whether flying for fun or business, drones open up a new perspective for your phot…  » read more

How to Clean Your Sensor

Cleaning you camera's sensor helps to ensure your images stay clear, so you can spend more time shooting and less time in Photoshop. In this 1 hour seminar we will teach you how to safely perform a…  » read more

Introduction to Lightroom

This full day workshop establishes the basics of using Adobe Lightroom. You will learn everything you need to know to establish an effective workflow from importing your images, basic editing and c…  » read more

Introduction to Photoshop

This full day workshop establishes the basics of using Adobe Photoshop. You will learn everything you need to know to establish an effective workflow from importing your images through Adobe Bridge…  » read more

Lacombe Corn Maze Photo Walk

Get Lost with McBain Camera at the Lacombe Corn Maze on Saturday, September 30th from 2-5pm. Enjoy 15 acres of fun and photographic possibilities. Other activities to enjoy are the grain train, pum…  » read more

Macro Photography

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-u…  » read more

Mastering Your Digital Camera

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, shutt…  » read more

Mastering Your Digital Camera - Ladies Only

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" cl…  » read more

Neutral Density 101

Take your landscape photos to the next level. Learn the difference between neutral density, graduated neutral density, and the different systems used to achieve the perfect landscape effects.

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Youth Photography Camp

Just for youth from 11-16. Have fun with your digital camera and develop your own style as a photographer! Capture the perfect shot while mastering the high end features of your camera. Learn the f…  » read more