Photography Workshops

If you are one of the millions out there who was lured by the sleek, sexy look of a digital camera and its 
potential but after purchasing one quickly realized it spoke a foreign language, this class is for you. If you are one of those who slink when the word "digital" is spoken but desperately want to exchange images with your family in Boise, this class is also for you. 
Instructors: Jack and Valerie Menard owners of Silentlight Photographic Images in Brentwood. 
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Conquering Digital Phobias. Tuesday, March 10 from 1:00-3:00. Cost: $20.00. For those of you who can't understand your camera or its manual, we will explain beginning digital terminology as well as photographic terminology. As a class, we will go thru the basic operation of the camera, and how to use scene modes.  Individual time will be spent with you so you may begin to make incredible digital images. You must bring your camera, manual and fresh batteries.

Why My Perfect Point and Shoot Does Not Take Perfect Pictures. Tuesday, March 17 from 1:00-3:00. Cost:$20.00.
We will go beyond the auto settings on your camera and learn how to improve difficult shooting situations. Topics  covered will be exposure compensation, iso sensitivity, flash, white balance, histograms, etc. 

Getting Great Images from Your Camera. Tuesday, March 24 at 1:00-3:00. Cost: $20.00. This class focuses on  getting images from your camera to your Windows computer. We will cover image file sizes, archiving your photos, e-mailing photos to friends and uploading photos to your lab. Laptop computers are welcome. 

Digital Possibilities. Tuesday, March 31 at 1:00-3:00. Cost: $20.00.
This class will cover digital imaging enhancement  software. The demonstration will be given in Adobe Photoshop Elements 5.0. A free trial download of this software is available at 
Take all 4 classes for $75.00.  Reservations accepted only with payment.  Limited Seating.