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Digital Photography 102: All About Composition

On Saturday, May 18 Shirley Whitenack & Richard St. Peter will teach a photography workshop that will empower you to take control of your camera and unleash your creativity.

Digital Photography 102: All About Composition
Digital Photography 102: All About Composition

Time & Location

May 18, 2024, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Manteo, 300 Queen Elizabeth Ave, Manteo, NC 27954, USA

About

From practical advice to hands-on photography, award-winning photographers Shirley Whitenack and

Richard St. Peter will teach a photography workshop from 8am to 3pm on Saturday, May 18  that will empower you to take control of your camera and unleash your creativity.

Through lecture, demonstration, and on-location photography you will gain confidence in your photographic ability. 

In addition to basic camera operation, they will teach compositional techniques to include utilizing directional light, point of focus, identifying power points, and depth of field (blurred, soft background vs. detailed, sharp background).

Class Schedule: 

- Bodie Island Lighthouse: Photoshoot from 8:00am to 9:00am

- Pea Island Lifesaving Station: Photoshoot from 9:15am to 10:30am

- Dare Arts Gallery Classroom: Lecture and image review from 11:00am to 3:00pm

Class wrap-up will encompass analyzing histograms, image review/critique, photo resources, and follow-up questions. Each participant will receive a binder of photography handouts to keep for future reference.

Cost: $125.00 (includes class binder of photography handouts). ***Scholarships are available for adults 50+ for this class. If you would like more info on a scholarship to take this class, please email Dare Arts Executive Director Jessica Sands at DareArtsInfo@gmail.com.

Payment must be made in advance via credit card on the Dare Arts website at DareArts.org/workshops.

What to bring? Camera, lenses, battery charger, instruction manual, digital media, and flashdrive. A laptop

(to review images) is recommended, but not required.

Preregistration is required. There must be 5 participants signed up for class to take place. Class is limited to 10 students. Class is open to students aged high school to adult. 

Ability Level: Beginning to Intermediate.

Cancellation policy: Registrations cannot be transferred to future workshops. No-shows will not receive a refund. If you need to cancel for any reason, we will only refund you if we are able to fill the spot. If we are forced to reschedule/cancel the workshop for any reason, we will contact you directly about the new date or refund.

Instructor Bios: Shirley and Richard have both been photographers for over 45 years. They are active members of the Virginia Professional Photographers Association, each having earned the Fellow of Photography degree. Shirley is also a lifetime member of Professional Photographers of America. Her photographs have earned the

prestigious Fuji Masterpiece Award and Kodak Gallery Award.

Call Dare Arts at 252 473 5558 for more information.

Tickets

  • May 18- Photography workshop

    Class wrap-up will encompass analyzing histograms, image review/critique, photo resources, and follow-up questions. Each participant will receive a binder of photography handouts to keep for future reference.

    $125.00

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