Back by popular demand the Nikon D7000 Class with Paul Van Allen Wednesday February 15th at Samy’s Camera in Los Angeles. Paul will show you the features for Nikon’s D7000 including an overview of the HD video capabilities of this exciting camera. Don’t miss this opportunity to see this camera in action. Register here.
Thursday we have a great intro to on camera flash surprisingly called: Intro to On Camera Flash Photography – February 16th at Samy’s Los Angeles. This is only the second time we’ve run this class and last time we had over 50 people. This 2 hour seminar is designed to get you up and running with your portable on-camera flash. You will learn how to get the most from your portable flash – hint, it usually means moving it off your cameras hotshot. Register here.
We are doubling down and raising one with Gregg Cobarr classes this week. On Saturday Gregg starts off in the morning at the Fairfax location and then drives down to Santa Ana teaching Better Photos Now at both locations in one day.
- Better Photos Now with Gregg Cobarr – February 18th at Samy’s Camera in Los Angeles - Register here.
- Better Photos Now with Gregg Cobarr – February 18th at Samy’s Camera in Santa Ana – Register Here.
We raise him one by adding Better Photos Now 2 on Sunday Feb 19th. That class didn’t make it onto the new website but it’s almost filled up with students from Gregg’s previous classes. There are only 2 seats left so email us if you want to grab one of the remaining spots.
Paul Van Allen will also be putting some miles on his car this week to teach Nikon D7000 Class on February 18th at Samy’s Camera in Santa Barbara. Join Paul in beautiful Santa Barbara to learn the in’s and out’s of your Nikon D7000 including an overview of the HD video capabilities of this exciting camera. Don’t miss this opportunity to see this camera in action or to visit the Santa Barbara Samy’s Camera. Register here.
Also in Santa Barbara on Saturday is Paul’s Getting More from the Nikon Wireless Flash System – February 18th 2012. Get ready for some real fun! Paul will walk you through the settings to make your Nikon a lean mean wireless flash machine. The the fun really gets going as you practice what you just learned… With YOUR cameras! That’s right, you are going to shoot pictures… Amazing pictures! By the end of this very unique hands-on workshop, Flash… Wireless Flash WILL be your style! Participants will need a CLS compatible camera D40 / D40x / D50 / D60 / D70 / D70s / D3000 / D5000 / D3100 /D2x / D2xs / D2h / D2hs / D3 / D3s / D3x PLUS any one of these three items SB-700, SB-800, SB-900 or SU-800. Register here.
On Sunday we have Introduction to Canon DSLRs – February 19th at Samy’s Camera in Santa Ana. This is one of our most popular classes so don’t wait to register or you will miss out. Instructor Mike Monezis covers all features, menus, and software for Canon DSLRs. Cameras covered as a group include Rebels, 60D, 7D, and 5D Mark II. Register here.
Last but not least is George Simian’s 2 day studio lighting class Pro Lighting Fundamentals – February 19th and 26th, 2012. This hands-on shooting workshop takes place at Smashbox studios. Students learn about the fundamentals of lighting including how to set up and light with Profoto strobes. Students will learn to use light modifiers including soft boxes and reflectors to shoot models. There isn’t a better lighting workshop around. Students will bring their own cameras and are required to understand how to use them in manual settings. A basic understanding of digital workflow is also recommended. Register here.