Camrose Camera Club » Camera Courses

By: Camrose Camera Club  09-12-2011
Keywords: Photography, Camera, Digital Photography

Camrose Camera Club » Camera Courses

2011 Schedule

Courses are taught by volunteer Camera Club members with other members assisting students as required.   Small classes of 6 students and they fill up fast!   Wait lists are available.

Contact: Jane Cherry at 780 672-9949 to register for the courses and for course costs.

Camera Club members are welcome to sit-in on the courses, but if members would like to be a “student” with instructor attention they should register with Jane and pay the fee.

Buying a Digital Camera

What to know ‘before’ you buy!
Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Date: Fri 21, 2011

How to Use a Digital Camera

Learn how to use your camera.
Bring your camera and user manual with you. Learn about F Stops and Shutter speed and how it relates to the settings on your digital camera such as portrait, landscape, and night shots.   Learn how to use the scenes to create the look you want and much more.

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Date: Sat Oct 29, 2011 (1-4pm) and Nov 5, 2011 (1-4pm)
Two consecutive Saturdays

Basic Digital Darkroom

How to organize, improve and produce digital photography using a computer.   Overview of why you want to do this and then an intro into how to make changes to your photos.
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Date: Sat Nov 19, and 26, 2011
Two consecutive Saturdays

Photographic Composition

How to compose great pictures! Learn the rules of composition. Choose a main subject.   Use lines, rule of thirds, move in close, watch the background, angles, framing and more.   Bring three (3) pictures with you that you would like critiqued.

Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Date: Dec 3, 2011

2012 Schedule

Courses are taught by volunteer Camera Club members with other members assisting students as required.   Small classes of 6 students and they fill up fast!   Wait lists are available.

Contact: Jane Cherry at 780 672-9949 to register for the courses and for course costs.

Camera Club members are welcome to sit-in on the courses, but if members would like to be a “student” with instructor attention they should register with Jane and pay the fee.

Buying a Digital Camera

What to know ‘before’ you buy!
Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Date: Sat Jan 28, 2012

How to Use a Digital Camera – Basic

Learn how to use your camera.
Bring your camera and user manual with you. Learn about F Stops and Shutter speed and how it relates to the settings on your digital camera such as portrait, landscape, and night shots.   Learn how to use the scenes to create the look you want and much more.

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Date: Sat Feb 4, 2012

How to Use a Digital Camera – Advanced

Learn how to use your camera.
Bring your camera and user manual with you. Learn how to use more advanced settings and features of your camera, and the method behind the madness (the geeky stuff behind the photograph and camera control options)

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Date:Sat Feb 11, 2012(date correction)

Basic Digital Darkroom

How to organize, improve and produce digital photography using a computer.   Overview of why you want to do this and then an intro into how to make changes to your photos.
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Date: Sat April 14, and 21, 2012
Two consecutive Saturdays

Note: We will have our club equipment and some of instructors own equipment also, but if students have laptops that would be welcome for both sessions.  Students should bring photographs (on a flash drive) that they would like to work on.

Photographic Composition

How to compose great pictures! Learn the rules of composition. Choose a main subject.   Use lines, rule of thirds, move in close, watch the background, angles, framing and more.   Bring three (3) pictures with you that you would like critiqued.   On a flash drive if possible, but any format is fine, film or digital.

Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Date: May 5, 2012

Keywords: Camera, Camera Club, COMPOSITION, Digital Camera, Digital Photography, Photography

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Camrose Camera Club » Websites

Morvyn’s Favourites- Discover how to use your digital camera with our Digital Photography Tips.- Digital Scrap Booking - download a free trial, upgrade to the new version, take an online tutorial to learn how to use – Cambridge in Colour is an online learning environment where photographers can come to improve their skills.


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Camrose Camera Club » Special Projects

Special Projects can also create displays or shows for our Spectacular Show that we host every year or for your photos to be placed in a publication or used in the community. Reverse your Lens – take off your lens and hand hold it up to the camera, move back and forth until the object is in focus. Compile all your pictures in a sequence and bring them to the any meeting to be viewed by all members.


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Camrose Camera Club » Club Program

If anyone has any suggestions on what they would like to see for special projects or photography courses contact one of the programming committee members or bring the information along to our Tuesday meetings. This course consists of two sessions that will enable you to start from square one and learn to use Photoshop Elements or Photoshop CS for all essential photography editing tasks.


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Camrose Camera Club » Photo Spectacular

Jan 3, 2012 – Oh, Canada – bring pictures that depict scenes of Canada Jan 10 2012 – View submissions for “Oh Canada”Jan 17, 2012 – Club Activities – Bring pictures that show the club members in various activities of the clubFeb 7, 2012 – Favourites – Bring 3 pictures that are your favourites, to be included in the favourites show.