Photography

Call (231) 995-1700 to registerEdit Photos Like a Pro — 2017-10-10 thru 2017-10-17$89 — Face to FaceView Details

2 Tues., 6-9 p.m., Fine Arts Bldg. Rm. 120. Learn how so many professional photographers take their photos from good to GREAT! Secrets are revealed as you work through an entire workflow with professional photographer, Dan Carlson. You'll import photos, sort and rate, edit, then export images for use, in this hands-on class. The adaptable software, Adobe Lightroom, offers amazing features including extensive organization options, RAW editing, non-destructive adjustments and more. Give your images that highly sought after pop and punch. It's recommended to download the free trial version of Adobe Lightroom before class and give it a brief overview.

  • Seats available: Approximately 13. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960442
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPhone Photography — 2017-10-19 thru 2017-10-19$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., 6-9 p.m., Great Lakes Campus Rm. 103. What's the best camera? The one that's with you! Learn to take better photos with the device you have with you most of the time -- your smartphone. Discover how to use light and composition for better photos. Discover a few simple tips that will turn your photos into more than simply snapshots. Find out how to download, organize and save those precious memories to share for years to come. Class will be primarily geared to iPhone users, but will adapt for those with Android phones.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960480
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPhotography: Starting with the Image — 2017-10-05 thru 2017-10-03$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., 6-9 p.m., University Center Rm. 212. Take your images to the next level by taking a different approach to improving your photography. Rather than start with the camera, dials, and settings, we'll start with the image. Review some of the most common problems faced in creating the images you want, and then work backwards to figure out the steps needed to achieve each. We'll also talk about how you can make your camera capture that image you have visualized in your head.

  • Seats available: 0.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960416
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPhotography -- A Field Experience — 2017-10-07 thru 2017-10-05$59 — Face to FaceView Details

Sat., Oct. 7, 9 a.m.-noon, Great Lakes Campus Rm. 112. Are you looking for a hands-on photography experience? Gain confidence and learn to take better photographs while working side-by-side with award-winning photographer, Chris Doyal. Begin in the classroom with a quick review of exposure basics, composition, and the various shooting modes on your camera. Then take your skills outside for practice, personal instruction, and instant feedback. End with an opportunity to review what worked and how to improve what didn't work. Bring your digital camera with memory card, fully charged battery, and all your questions. This is not a beginning class. You should have a solid understanding of your camera and its setting modes.

  • Seats available: 0.
  • Location: Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960429
Photoshop for Photographers — 2017-11-01 thru 2017-11-01$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed., 5:30-8:30 p.m., Fine Arts Rm. 120. Are you a photographer interested in exploring how you can use Photoshop software to improve your images? Photoshop can be a daunting program to master, so we'll focus (pun intended!) on the essentials every photographer should know without all of the other 'artsy' stuff. Learn about color and exposure correction, sharpening, basic cloning, and much more. Bring a few of your images on a thumb drive to this hands-on class and be prepared to make the leap into the world of Photoshop.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960491
Point and Shoot Photography for 50+ — 2017-10-25 thru 2017-10-25$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed., 5:30-8:30 p.m., University Center Rm. 216. Confused by all the buttons on your digital camera or even the language in your owner's manual? Take the mystery out of the most common problems encountered by beginning photographers. Get hands-on experience while you explore the basic settings of your camera, get tips on how to improve your photography, and learn how to upload photos from your camera to your computer. Bring a few of your problem photos on a memory card or thumb drive for on-the-spot troubleshooting. Also, bring your camera with a fully charged battery, your owner's manual, and your questions to this relaxed, slower paced class.

  • Seats available: Approximately 10. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960484
Travel Photography--Creating a Story — 2017-11-14 thru 2017-11-14$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 6-9 p.m., Great Lakes Campus Rm. 103. Creating a story with your travel photos is the ultimate souvenir. With a little planning and thought, you can go from random photos of locations you may or may not remember, to photos that tell a story and bring back memories of everything you loved and enjoyed about your trip or vacation. Pick up tips on how to take better photos with either your smartphone or camera and how to visualize what photos to take. Get ideas for sharing with family and friends, and how to download and save the memories to enjoy for years to come.

  • Seats available: Approximately 11. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960503
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPhotography: Starting with the Image — 2017-10-05 thru 2017-10-03$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., 6-9 p.m., University Center Rm. 212. Take your images to the next level by taking a different approach to improving your photography. Rather than start with the camera, dials, and settings, we'll start with the image. Review some of the most common problems faced in creating the images you want, and then work backwards to figure out the steps needed to achieve each. We'll also talk about how you can make your camera capture that image you have visualized in your head.

  • Seats available: 0.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960416
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPhotography -- A Field Experience — 2017-10-07 thru 2017-10-05$59 — Face to FaceView Details

Sat., Oct. 7, 9 a.m.-noon, Great Lakes Campus Rm. 112. Are you looking for a hands-on photography experience? Gain confidence and learn to take better photographs while working side-by-side with award-winning photographer, Chris Doyal. Begin in the classroom with a quick review of exposure basics, composition, and the various shooting modes on your camera. Then take your skills outside for practice, personal instruction, and instant feedback. End with an opportunity to review what worked and how to improve what didn't work. Bring your digital camera with memory card, fully charged battery, and all your questions. This is not a beginning class. You should have a solid understanding of your camera and its setting modes.

  • Seats available: 0.
  • Location: Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960429
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerEdit Photos Like a Pro — 2017-10-10 thru 2017-10-17$89 — Face to FaceView Details

2 Tues., 6-9 p.m., Fine Arts Bldg. Rm. 120. Learn how so many professional photographers take their photos from good to GREAT! Secrets are revealed as you work through an entire workflow with professional photographer, Dan Carlson. You'll import photos, sort and rate, edit, then export images for use, in this hands-on class. The adaptable software, Adobe Lightroom, offers amazing features including extensive organization options, RAW editing, non-destructive adjustments and more. Give your images that highly sought after pop and punch. It's recommended to download the free trial version of Adobe Lightroom before class and give it a brief overview.

  • Seats available: Approximately 13. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960442
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPhone Photography — 2017-10-19 thru 2017-10-19$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., 6-9 p.m., Great Lakes Campus Rm. 103. What's the best camera? The one that's with you! Learn to take better photos with the device you have with you most of the time -- your smartphone. Discover how to use light and composition for better photos. Discover a few simple tips that will turn your photos into more than simply snapshots. Find out how to download, organize and save those precious memories to share for years to come. Class will be primarily geared to iPhone users, but will adapt for those with Android phones.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960480
Point and Shoot Photography for 50+ — 2017-10-25 thru 2017-10-25$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed., 5:30-8:30 p.m., University Center Rm. 216. Confused by all the buttons on your digital camera or even the language in your owner's manual? Take the mystery out of the most common problems encountered by beginning photographers. Get hands-on experience while you explore the basic settings of your camera, get tips on how to improve your photography, and learn how to upload photos from your camera to your computer. Bring a few of your problem photos on a memory card or thumb drive for on-the-spot troubleshooting. Also, bring your camera with a fully charged battery, your owner's manual, and your questions to this relaxed, slower paced class.

  • Seats available: Approximately 10. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960484
Photoshop for Photographers — 2017-11-01 thru 2017-11-01$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed., 5:30-8:30 p.m., Fine Arts Rm. 120. Are you a photographer interested in exploring how you can use Photoshop software to improve your images? Photoshop can be a daunting program to master, so we'll focus (pun intended!) on the essentials every photographer should know without all of the other 'artsy' stuff. Learn about color and exposure correction, sharpening, basic cloning, and much more. Bring a few of your images on a thumb drive to this hands-on class and be prepared to make the leap into the world of Photoshop.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960491
Travel Photography--Creating a Story — 2017-11-14 thru 2017-11-14$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 6-9 p.m., Great Lakes Campus Rm. 103. Creating a story with your travel photos is the ultimate souvenir. With a little planning and thought, you can go from random photos of locations you may or may not remember, to photos that tell a story and bring back memories of everything you loved and enjoyed about your trip or vacation. Pick up tips on how to take better photos with either your smartphone or camera and how to visualize what photos to take. Get ideas for sharing with family and friends, and how to download and save the memories to enjoy for years to come.

  • Seats available: Approximately 11. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 238960503
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