Home due to COVID-19, with nothing to do? Experience one of my new "Learn From Home" Workshops.
Learn how to improve your landscape and long exposure images in this session, where I'll show you all the gear I use, how I use them and explain how to capture captivating landscapes and long exposures.This class will include all of the following , but not limited to: - Camera Settings used for Landscapes and Long Exposures - Using Neutral Density Filters - Using Circular Polarizer Filters - Understanding what filters to utilize and when to use them - Determining length of exposure for the shooting conditions - Selecting what lenses are best for the scene - Using BULB Mode - Manual vs auto focusing - Capturing the proper exposuresWorkshop will take place via Google Hangouts
You'll learn how to utilize your gear for capturing captivating street/architecture/night time images and being prepared for any situations you may encounter.This class will include all of the following , but not limited to: - Capturing unique moments and how to anticipate them - Camera Settings used for Street and Architecture - The trio of primes for great Street photography - Optimizing your camera with manual adjustments, for best image results - Manual vs auto focusing - How to properly compose Street and Architecture images for more captivating images - Mastering manual focus for certain situations that would require it - Best settings and how to photograph in low light for night time street and architecture imageryWorkshop will take place via Google Hangouts
Learn how to bring more life to your images, using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop, via a live online one-on-one Google Hangout/Skype session. This class is available to amateurs to professionals and all those in-between. Be sure to ask questions during your live session as well.Subjects available to select: - Street & Architecture - Nature & Landscapes - Weddings/Portraits/FashionThis class will include all of the following and more: - Using Tone Curves to create unique signature look - Creating HDR (High-Dynamic Range) looking images from a single exposure - Using adjustment and radial brushes for fine tuned editing control - Using graduated neutral density filter - Hue, Saturation and Luminance for color manipulation - Creating and using Presets to speed up your workflow - Using split toning to enhance image tone in shadows and highlights - Layer Masking / Paintbrush basics - Frequency Separation (for people photo use only) - Creating Special Effects (i.e.: Lens Flares, Motion Blur) - Shortcuts and organization tips for Lightroom - Finalization and Exporting
Hear Professor Hines share the things he's learned in the 12+ years of owning his business and share how he's managed to be able to make money from photography as a full time job. Feel free to ask any questions you may have.This class will include all of the following , but not limited to: - Do you have a passion to be a photographer - How to organize your photos - Obtaining clients and retaining them - Producing a professional Media Kit - Location scouting/storyboard creations/themes - Managing images after a session/project - Handling clients - Pricing yourself/knowing your value - Determining who you want to work with and ultimate goal for your business - Consider having a diverse business model for never ending income - Creating a website/blog/social media accounts - Advancing your knowledge/skills and adding value to your work - How to not go broke (remain debt free) in starting your business (buying used and how to buy used gear) - Taking advantage of ways to save money - How maximizing return on your monthly spending can be helpful to you. - Pros and cons credit cards have to business owners and should you stay away from them or re-evaluate the ones you haveThis session is 2 HOURSWorkshop will take place via Google Hangouts
Show your best work! Tell your story! Have your best images critiqued by ZEISS Ambassador Kenneth Hines, Jr., during this portfolio review session.You'll be able submit your top 5 images to have reviewed in a 30 minute session or 12 images in a 1 hour session.You'll also be guided in the best ways to showcase your work in a printed portfolio, as well as online.Workshop will take place via Google Hangouts
You’ll be able to ask Professor Hines about obtaining the best results from inside your camera. You’ll learn about setting up your camera for your specific needs and be able to ask any questions you may have on how he sets up his cameras for shooting.This class will include all of the following , but not limited to: - Understanding what Focus Area is right for me - Understanding Metering in the camera - Discuss how to determine the best composition for a particular subject - Proper cleaning of your camera and lenses - Obtaining a proper exposure for every frame - Priority Shooting vs Manual Shooting - Utilizing Manual Focus lenses - Changing how you think to capture unique images that stand out from other photographers - Learn how to be able to analyze a scene and picture it in your mindWorkshop will take place via Google Hangouts