Take the next step on your photographic journey
16 Guests Maximum
Included in your registration fee is instruction and all meals and snacks beginning on the first morning and ending on the evening of day 2. Saturday night is a late one as we will work on shooting in the dark, night sky and general low light/tripod photography.
The intermediate workshop will build on the skills you learned in the intro workshop and focus on more advanced techniques like bracketing, tripod shooting, long exposures, workflow and some editing. Weather permitting, there will be some night shooting opportunities.
- Tripods and warm clothing.
- At least one back-up battery for your camera. (Also, bring the charger)
- A remote cable release or wireless trigger.
- Computer, preferably a laptop
- Computer pre-loaded with ACDsee Photo Studio Professional 2019
Your days will be spent:
Working on advanced techniques
Workflow. Downloading, Organizing, Editing
Plenty of free time to explore and shoot.
Night Photography, Stars and Aurora
Cost for the weekend $550
All meals and beverages
1 nights and 2 days of instruction
Limited Registration (16 max)
Laughing….lots of laughing!
Morning Day 1
We will work on understanding workflow. We will be organizing images, creating a simple workflow and editing our images. This will be computer and coffee time.
Afternoon – Day 1
Class time. Topics will include: shooting quickly, shooting with accurate exposure and focus. Using tripods and cable releases. We will focus on specific shooting situations that relate to interests of the group.
Evening – Day 1
Night shooting, star trails and shooting in the dark.
Morning – Day 2
Computer time. Work flow, and editing. Show and tell.
Lunch/Afternoon – Day 2
Show and Tell. More shooting, downloading, sorting and editing. Goal of the weekend is to get some truly exceptional photos. Sunday afternoon is the time to show it off.
2019 Intermediate Workshop Schedule
|March 30-31 2019 (Sat-Sun)||Saskatoon SK – INTERMEDIATE $550||Shekinah Retreat||3 Seats LEFT|
|April 6-7 2019 (Sat-Sun)||Regina SK – INTERMEDIATE $550||Dallas Valley Ranch||3 Seats OPEN|
|April 13-14 2019 (Sat-Sun)||Brandon MB –INTERMEDIATE $550||Elkhorn Resort||4 Seats LEFT|
I have taken a lot of courses and been in a lot of classrooms over the 20+ years I served in the military. Greg has a way of instructing that isn’t just restricted to instructing, it is engaging, entertaining... view more
This is the second time around taking this intro class! I still found it interesting and picked up a few more skills that I might of missed during the first class taken almost two years ago! I really ... view more
The workshop hosted by Greg was fantastic. Using humour and repetition he taught us the skills to form a solid foundation in our photography. The course was definitely worth the time and money. I look... view more
I thoroughly enjoyed this workshop. Greg is so enthusiastic and makes the class interesting, informative, educational and amusing! I would recommend this workshop to anyone who likes taking photos. I ... view more
I just bought a new camera and Greg definitely showed that I was not using it's potential. The class was light hearted, informative and a great couple of days of learning.
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“I know WHY and WHEN to adjust the camera settings!”
For over a year I kept missing out on Greg’s workshop for one reason or another. I was finally able to get in on one this past August and it was SO worth the wait! When I walked into the workshop I had, in frustration, only been using my camera in the fully automatic mode and had given up using any of the other settings. At the workshop I learned what I was doing wrong with my camera and now know how to make adjustments to settings on the camera to get the shot I want, instead of just hoping it would turn out.
Previous to the workshop if I got a good shot it was pure luck, I didn’t know why it worked out or alternatively why it didn’t. Now I feel much more comfortable with my camera and am using it fully manual (no presets for me anymore!). I am able to adjust ISO, aperture, shutter speed, etc and know WHY I’m adjusting them and WHEN to adjust them! I am thrilled with the results I am getting. I no longer feel intimidated by using the manual setting and actually like it more now as I have control over what the camera is doing.
The workshop itself was very enjoyable and had such a relaxed atmosphere to it, open to questions and inquiries. Being able to go out and do some hands on learning during the workshop was great as well because you could have any problems addressed right then and there so you learned instantly by “doing”.
Greg is very passionate about what he does and that comes across. He makes the workshop a lot of fun yet keeps it so informative at the same time. Even the most basic questions from novices like me were answered with patience and a willingness to share his vast knowledge. A bonus is seeing his beautiful work and hearing storm chasing stories!
To wrap it up I got everything I wanted from the workshop and more. I cannot recommend this workshop enough, if you have any desire at all to improve your photography skills or learn more about how your camera works please don’t think twice. Sign up for a workshop now!