Digital camera workshop

June 20, 2014 by Anonymous

digital cameraSHOW LOW– You’ve “read” the manual that came with your digital camera. But what do all of those icons, ISO settings, Fn, A/V and AEL buttons really mean or do?

In Gerry A. Good’sLet’s Learn to Use Your Digital Camera!” Northland Pioneer College noncredit workshop, (reference STC 099x-81333) you’ll learn how to use the full capabilities of your digital camera to improve your photography skills and boost your creativity just in time for graduation ceremonies, nature shots, travel and family vacations. The three-evening workshop also covers the fundamentals of exposure, f-stops and shutter speeds, and composition.

The “Digital Camera!” workshop costs $49 and meets on Tuesday evenings, from 6:30 to 8:30, July 8, 15 and 22, in the Aspen Center, room 110, on the Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs. Students should bring their digital camera and manual to the class.

Good is an experienced action sports, fine art, landscape and nature photographer and is the owner of Arlen Good Photography. He has spent many years following rodeos, cowboy action shooters, mounted cowboy action shooters as well as kids sports and adult adventure events. He is a contributing photographer for the Sonora Desert Museum in Tucson and the Albuquerque Botanical Gardens.

His journey with photography began in 1967 and includes institutional and private instruction, and commercial photography. He has written dozens of “How To” articles about cameras, photography equipment and photographic techniques. He also worked as a science show producer at the Santa Fe Planetarium, producing deep-sky astro-photographs, as well as teaching astrophotography.

Sign up for the “Let’s Learn to Use Your Digital Camera! workshop at least three days before the class starts to ensure it is not cancelled due to insufficient enrollment. Register at any NPC location or by phone, 524-7459 or (800) 266-7845 ext. 7459, during regular business hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, or 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays.

NPC’s Community and Corporate Learning Division provides personal interest and specialized corporate training throughout NPC's service area. For more information about noncredit, personal interest classes, contact Loyelin Aceves, community learning specialist, (800) 266-7845, ext. 6244, or email or click on the "Noncredit Classes {Learning Adventures" link. For corporate training, contact Royce Kincanon, corporate learning coordinator, (800) 266-7845, ext. 6239, or email.

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