Photography Classes

Photography Classes at WorkShoots

 

Dave Whitson – Instructor
Dave Whitson, APSA,PPSA, (Photographer & Instructor) is a multi-award winning international photographer.An active, competing member of the Grand Rapids Camera Club (GRCC- since 1977) and the Photographic Society of America (PSA- since 1979) – being awarded a total of 6 Gold Medals, 6 Silver Medals, 5 Bronze Medals, two special Medals, and 59 Honorable Mentions asof March 2017ininternational photographic exhibitions. These exhibitions are sanctioned by The Photographic Society of America (PSA) andthe Federation Internationale de Art Photographique (FIAP) of France. His photographs have been exhibited in39countries over 2400 times. Dave has been an avid photographer since junior high school.Dave has taught photography subjects at seminars andin classes since 1980.Dave has also been a photographic judge for many years with many camera clubs, not only in Michigan, but also in three other states

 

Photography 101 – Understanding your Camera’s Function and Features

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Photography 201 – Shooting in Priority & Manual Modes

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Studio Lighting 101 – Operation of Studio Lighting & Basic Portrait Lighting

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Studio Lighting 201 – Creative Lighting Techniques Using Misc Light Modifiers

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Michelle Premer – Instructor
Owner/Operator of Michelle Premer Photography & Inkblot Arts
A self-taught photographer who continues to learn new and exciting photography techniques, even after a decade and a half. She had the honor of being mentored by the late Larry Heibel, founder of WorkShoots. Michelle prefers creative methods of capturing images- using photography as another artistic medium. From simple concepts to more advanced, artistic ideas- each photo session is different from the last. She has been the Model Coordinator for Southwestern Michigan Council of Camera Clubs annual “Summer Weekend of Photography” for three years, as well as non-staff photographer for an alternative modeling website. She is an instructor of advanced photography concepts such as “Bodyscapes”, “Powered Paint”, and “DIY Photography”.

 


 

Creative Cloth – Way to Use Fabric Creatively.

Scheduled Class Dates – Thursday August 17, 2017

7:00pm – 9:00pm

Limited to the first 6 students




Non WorkShoots Members – $65.00 




WorkShoots Members – $45.00    

 


 

BodyScapes – Pieces of a human puzzle done with photography.

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Powder Paint  – Turning people in to colorful works of art.

Scheduled Class Dates – Thursday August 31, 2017

7:00pm – 9:00pm

Limited to 10 students




Non WorkShoots Members – $65.00 




WorkShoots Members – $45.00 

 


 

DIY Photography Hacks – Household items turned into photography genius.

Scheduled Class Dates – Thursday August 3, 2017

7:00pm – 9:00pm

Limited to the first 6 students




Non WorkShoots Members – $65.00 <




WorkShoots Members – $45.00    

 


Fire & Sparks – How to capture the elements.

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