May 2023  Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 pm

Please join us here for virtual program on BASICS OF PHOTOGRAPHY FOR BEGINNERS

Each session is free and is provided by Workforce Opportunity Services.

This experience is designed to stimulate creativity.  We gather weekly here at THRIVE 55+ to enjoy these sessions virtually.

Wednesday, May 3, 2023: Why We Make Photographs – There are many different genres of photography, such as portrait, landscape, wildlife, sports, news, and fashion among others. Each of these requires different techniques and offers its own unique challenges. It is important to learn the proper use of light and composition to create visually appealing and meaningful images.

Wednesday, May 10, 2023: Settings and Options – How to control light with your camera. The exposure triangle is a fundamental concept in photography referring to Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO. What are they, when should you use them, and how?

Wednesday, May 17, 2023: Getting to Know Your Camera – Get to know your tools. With advances in technology, types of cameras have changed. We will get to know the different types of lenses and what they can do.

Wednesday, May 24, 2023: You’ve Taken a Great Photo, Now What? – Learn about moving your photos off your camera and editing them. Get a glimpse into histograms and why they are important tools in photography. A good photograph can speak volumes and have a powerful impact.

 REGISTRATION REQUIRED by Monday before.  860-441-6785