Winter 2019 Photographic Workshops

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    Adobe Lightroom “CC Classic”

    Instructor: Fran Osborn Blaschke

    Monday 6:00-9:00 PM

    January 7 - March 11

    Capturing the image is just the beginning! Take your images to the next level and make them look their best by entering the “digital darkroom” and using the processing capabilities of Adobe Lightroom CC Classic….

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    Adobe Lightroom “CC Classic” Intensive

    Instructor: Sue Anne Hodges

    Sat/ Sun 9:00 AM- 4:00

    January 19 - January 20

    This is an information packed two-day workshop covering real-world workflow using Adobe Lightroom “CC Classic”. Your workflow starts the minute you’ve clicked the shutter. This workshop covers what happens next and how to get the…

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    Adobe Photoshop Weekend Intensive Overview

    Instructor: Sue Anne Hodges

    Sat/ Sun 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM

    February 9 - February 10

    This two-day intensive weekend course is designed to provide students with a thorough overview of basic Photoshop tools and functions. Through discussions, demonstration, and hands-on application, students will review the tools and techniques for, processing…

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    Advanced Darkroom

    Instructor: Nick Johnson

    Tuesday 6:00- 9:00 PM

    January 8 - March 12

    Advanced Darkroom is aimed at expanding artistic control of the fine art print. During this Ten-week period, we will explore several advanced negative and print making techniques we can use to bring our creative vision…

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    Advanced Night Landscape Photography Weekend

    Instructor: Jurgen Lobert

    Sat 2:00-10:00 PM Sun 12:00-4:00

    March 9 - March 10

    This two day workshop course will meet at NESOP on Saturday afternoon to discuss concept and strategy for a fun-filled evening of image making within the landscape. Under the creative and technical direction of the…

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    Alternative Process – Wet Plate

    Instructor: Ronald Cowie

    Sat/ Sun 10:00 AM- 4:00

    January 26 - January 27

    This two day workshop is a fun introduction to wet plate printing, one of the most exciting of the antique processes in the fine art world. It was made famous by such master photographers such…

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    Alternative Process: Tintype

    Instructor: Ronald Cowie

    Saturday- Sunday 10 AM-4 PM

    March 16 - March 17

    This two day workshop is an exciting introduction to the world of antique processes. A cousin to the daguerreotype, tintypes are the younger lightweight photo objects made popular during the American Civil War, which later…

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    Basic Darkroom

    Instructor: Nick Johnson

    Thursday 6:00-9:00 PM

    January 10 - March 14

    This workshop presents the fundamentals of black & white photography and explores the basic functions of the camera. The class goal is to produce a high quality negative and technically strong black & white prints….

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  • Call For Entry – Stranger Than Fiction: Street Photography

    Submission Deadline: February 22, 2019

    December 13 - February 22

    Artists are invited to submit thematic work made on the street or in the tradition of investigative documentary photography in the public forum which celebrates the thrilling, unseen, odd, absurd reality of the human experience….

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    Creative Imaging I: Photoshop Tools and Techniques

    Instructor: Sue Anne Hodges

    Wednesday 6:00-9:00 PM

    January 9 - March 13

    Having already learned the fundamentals of RAW processing in the Lightroom Develop Module or Adobe Camera RAW, this workshop allows you to take your images further either technically or creatively using Adobe Photoshop. In this…

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    Digital Camera I

    Instructor: Fran Osborn Blaschke

    Wednesday 6:00-8:30 PM

    January 9 - February 27

    Are you disappointed by the images you get with your fancy digital SLR camera? Are you intimidated by the innumerable buttons, dials and menus on your camera? The Digital Camera I workshop can help! This…

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    Digital Camera II

    Instructor: Fran Osborn Blaschke

    Tuesdays 6:00-8:30 PM

    January 8 - February 26

    The course builds upon the foundation built in the Digital Camera I workshop. Reviewing the basics and then moving on to more fundamentals, students will continue to develop their photography skills as they become more…

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    Documentary Photography

    Instructor: Michael Hintlian

    Saturday 9:30-12:30 PM

    January 12 - March 2

    As documentarians, we are in the “point of view” business. How do we tell our stories with integrity, clarity and honesty? Where does personal vision come from and how do you tell a story with…

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    Editing and Sequencing 2-Day

    Instructor: Suzanne Revy

    Sat/Sun 9:30 AM-3:30 PM

    March 2 - March 3

    A well edited picture story can be like a beautifully composed piece of music, made up of different notes, whispers, crescendos and the finale. Photographers working on a long term project, or those who simply…

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  • Elements of Design & Composition: How to Make Stronger Pictures – B

    Instructor: Suzanne Revy

    Saturday 9:30-3:30

    February 9 - February 9

    This is an introductory course for anyone looking to improve their compositional skills. Design elements such as framing, angle, perspective, line, color, and time will be explored in an in-depth manner. A short history lesson…

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    Elements of Design & Composition: How to Make Stronger Pictures – A

    Instructor: Suzanne Revy

    Saturday 9:30-3:30

    January 19 - January 19

    This is an introductory course for anyone looking to improve their compositional skills. Design elements such as framing, angle, perspective, line, color, and time will be explored in an in-depth manner. A short history lesson…

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  • Get Started with Digital Printing A

    Instructor: Erin Carey

    Saturday 12:00-4:00 PM

    February 2 - February 2

    This course provides an introductory overview of printing from Adobe LR.  We focus on the basics of file preparation for work prints, getting to know the printer module, the fundamentals of basic exposure and color…

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  • Get Started with Digital Printing B

    Instructor: Erin Carey

    Saturday 12:00-4:00 PM

    March 2 - March 2

    This course provides an introductory overview of printing from Adobe LR.  We focus on the basics of file preparation for work prints, getting to know the printer module, the fundamentals of basic exposure and color…

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    Intensive Digital Camera

    Instructor: Fran Osborn-Blaschke

    Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    January 12 - March 16

    This 10-week class is specifically designed for the beginner looking to gain substantial knowledge of digital photography, establish a solid command of their digital SLR camera and challenge themselves visually to make interesting and exciting…

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    Intro to Large Format Photography

    Instructor: Nick Johnson

    Sat/ Sun 10:00 AM- 4:00

    March 23 - March 24

    Take this rare opportunity to work with Zone System photographer Nick Johnson, exploring the magic of the 4×5 view camera.  This introductory level workshop will include: getting to know the controls and handling of the…

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    Intro to Speedlights – Section A

    Instructor: Ben Wight

    Saturday 11:00-4:00 PM

    January 12 - January 12

    Have you been thinking it’s time to purchase a speedlight and de-mystify how to work with controlled lighting? If so, this course is for you! A speedlight, more casually referred to as a flash, is…

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    Intro to Speedlights – Section B

    Instructor: Ben Wight

    Saturday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    March 9 - March 9

    A newly designed summer month long intensive, this course introduces the methodologies of portrait lighting. Weekly topics and instructor demonstrations will explore creative and compelling techniques for lighting including the use of ambient lighting, speedlights…

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    Introduction to Digital Printing

    Instructor: Sue Anne Hodges

    Tuesday 6:00- 9:00 PM

    January 8 - March 12

    In this class, students will learn to make high quality ink jet prints. Images can come from digital cameras or scanned film. Students will learn the technical skills of using Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom and…

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  • Mastering Natural light A

    Instructor: Suzanne Revy

    Saturday 12:00-4:00 PM

    March 16 - March 16

    The word photography is derived from the Greek, “photo” meaning light and “graph” meaning drawing. Light is one of the most important tools in the photographer’s kit. By observing how light works in nature, students…

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  • Mastering Natural light B

    Instructor: Suzanne Revy

    Mastering Natural light A

    March 30 - March 30

    The word photography is derived from the Greek, “photo” meaning light and “graph” meaning drawing. Light is one of the most important tools in the photographer’s kit. By observing how light works in nature, students…

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  • NESOP Gift Card

    A NESOP e-gift card makes a great present for any occasion, and the process to purchase and send one could not be easier! At right: Enter the amount you wish to spend as the gift…

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    Photographing People I

    Instructor: Dana Smith

    Tuesday 5:30-9:00 PM

    January 8 - March 12

    A photograph can communicate a tremendous amount of information to the viewer. When a person is the subject of your image, how you photograph them – their expression, body language and body position, gestures, environment,…

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    Portraiture II

    Thursdays 6:00-9:00 PM

    January 10 - March 14

    Building on the skills explored in the Portraiture I course, this workshop focuses on location portraiture as well as advanced studio lighting. Through weekly lecture and in-class shoots, students will learn to recreate studio lighting…

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    Studio Light Painting

    Instructor: Jurgen Lobert

    Monday 6:00-9:00 PM

    January 7 - February 18

    This workshop will introduce students to the techniques of applying light to objects and models from a variety of light sources, without using standard studio lights. Applying directional light can add more intriguing and intricate…

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