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Intermediate Digital Photography

at Chicago Photography Academy - Lakeview
3047 N Lincoln Ave Unit 209, 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60657

The Intermediate Digital classes are designed for photographers who have taken their skills past the beginner level and are passionate about learning photography. The classes are packed with the information you need and are run on a timescale that works for you. You can learn Intermediate Digital Photography over a four week period running one night...

$295

4 sessions

Wednesday Oct 3rd, 7pm

Product & Tabletop

at Chicago Photography Academy - Lakeview
3047 N Lincoln Ave Unit 209, 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60657

This two day class held on both Saturday and Sunday of the same weekend will cover the essentials of photographing objects. You will learn to light for shape and form. Concepts: Achieving precise exposure using a hand-held exposure meter Lighting for shape and form Qualities of light Reflective qualities of surfaces Product photography...

$295

2 sessions

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Exposure

at Balanced Exposure - Schaumburg
1101 Perimeter Dr Ste 175, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173

Learn how to figure out how best to set your camera's exposure controls to get the right image quality for a variety of situations.  The best photographers think through their shots before taking them. Knowing the right settings is one thing, but figuring out the right settings is better.  This class concentrates on such questions as: ...

Saturday Sep 22nd, 1:30pm

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Digital Photography: Exploring Exposure

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston
1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Learn how to manually control your camera’s exposure when making digital photos. Bring in your own DSLR camera to learn how to control the 3 main comp1nts of exposure:  ISO shutter speed aperture The first half of the workshop will focus on the technical comp1nts of exposure, while the second half will consist of an in-class shooting...

Digital 101 4 Week Session

at Chicago Photography Academy - Lakeview
3047 N Lincoln Ave Unit 209, 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60657

The Fundamentals classes are, by far, the most popular starting point for photography classes in Chicago and are designed to give the complete beginner a solid understanding of their digital camera and the fundamental knowledge needed to embark upon a lifetime's exploration of photography. There are no 'hidden' or extra fees to pay for any classes...

$295

4 sessions

Half Day Private Digital Photography (Chicago) Deal

Half Day Private Digital Photography (Chicago)

at Digital Photo Academy

Digital Photo Academy instructors are available to accommodate personal schedules and provide a half day, 3 hours of instruction to suit the needs of individual parties. Typically the session will last approximately, beginning with a discussion about the student’s specific camera equipment and photographic needs, then leading into an in-the-field...

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$270
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$300
All Day Private Digital Photography (Chicago) Deal

All Day Private Digital Photography (Chicago)

at Digital Photo Academy

Digital Photo Academy instructors are available to accommodate personal schedules and provide a full day, 7 hours of instruction to suit the needs of individual parties. Typically the session will last approximately, beginning with a discussion about the student’s specific camera equipment and photographic needs, then leading into an in-the-field...

Now:
$436.50
Was:
$485

Night Photography: Painting with Light

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe
1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

When the sun drops below the horizon, bring the Garden to life by photographing your selected subject with a beam of light. Moving a light source during a long exposure creates a look that can only be obtained by using light as a brush. Students must have a DSLR camera (no phones or tablets, please) and a sturdy tripod. A cable or remote shutter release...

$239

4 sessions

Tuesday Sep 25th, 6pm

Nature Photography: Texture and Pattern

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe
1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Develop your artistic vision by using natural and artificial light to discover textures and patterns at the Garden. With your SLR camera’s flash, flashlights, the sun, and other light sources, you will capture textures to create a 3D world showing the rhythm of nature. This intermediate class will include an opportunity to use strobe lighting, light...

$379

7 sessions

Thursday Sep 20th, 12:30pm

Fine Art Photography Portfolio A

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe
1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

The Garden will serve as a natural laboratory as we explore a variety of photographic design techniques to take you from an ordinary snapshot to art. We will study the work of successful contemporary fine art photographers.  Emphasis will be put on finding your own artistic style while advancing your photographic skill set to create your own...

$379

7 sessions

Friday Sep 21st, 12:30pm

Photo Essentials

at Balanced Exposure - Schaumburg
1101 Perimeter Dr Ste 175, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173

We will cover both theory and practical applications with your DSLR, Mirrorless or advanced hybrid camera. We will be covering a lot of material about your camera as well as practicing the new things you'll be learning. Some of the topics include: How do I set the Aperture? What does it do? How do I set the Shutter Speed and why do I want to do...

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Nikon Cameras

at Balanced Exposure - Schaumburg
1101 Perimeter Dr Ste 175, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173

Learn how to use the more intricate features of your Nikon Camera. In this class, we cover every feature of your camera's menu system and give you recommended settings to get you up and running.   The third camera class after Photo Essentials and DSLR Advanced, this class is dedicated to Nikon Cameras. Prerequisite: Photo Essentials and DSLR...

Advanced Digital Photography

at Chicago Photography Academy - Lakeview
3047 N Lincoln Ave Unit 209, 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60657

The Advanced Digital classes are designed for photographers who already have significant experience in photography and want to take their skills and knowledge to a higher level. We highly recommend that all of our other classes be completed before taking this class. The classes are packed with the information you need and are run on a timescale that...

$295

4 sessions

Beginning Digital Photography

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe
1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

This course will help beginners and enthusiasts grasp the techniques and principles of photography. Participants will explore the basics of photography, including image composition rules, how the camera works, proper exposure, and the functions of lens aperture and shutter speed. Some minimal photo processing will also be covered.  Note: Course...

$239

4 sessions

Monday Sep 24th, 9am

Digital 101 in a Day

at Chicago Photography Academy - Lakeview
3047 N Lincoln Ave Unit 209, 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60657

The Fundamentals classes are, by far, the most popular starting point for photography classes in Chicago and are designed to give the complete beginner a solid understanding of their digital camera and the fundamental knowledge needed to embark upon a lifetime's exploration of photography. There are no 'hidden' or extra fees to pay for any classes...

Saturday Oct 27th, 10am

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