Each of our classes has a limited enrollment of 12 participants. This allows for close interaction between the student and teacher. The atmosphere is relaxed and allows for easy communication between students & teachers. Be sure to reserve your space early, since the classes do tend to fill quickly. Current Classroom Topics : Black and White Photography Composition Photoshop CS6 Advanced Photoshop CS6 Lightroom 4 Finding Your Visual Voice Basic Color & How to Color Correct Prints Macro & Close-Up Photography
You may also contact Bob at The Artistic Image for more information, or to request other classes. The Artistic Image, Bob Laetare gallery@PhotoArtNM.com (505) 554-2706
Photoshop Layers in depth class 1 February 2nd 1 PM Keith Bauer Instructor
Photoshop Layers in depth class 2 February 9th 1 PM Keith Bauer Instructor
Photoshop Layers in depth class 3 February 16th 1 PM Keith Bauer Instructor
Finding your visual voice
Learn how to express and develop your unique creative vision by discovering your distinctive visual voice. In this workshop, Robert will offer guidance and tools for identifying, clarifying, and developing your personal artistic vision that will help your work stand out from the crowd.
Macro & Close Up Photography
Do you - like to shoot pictures of small objects or details? - have trouble getting your images to show the detail you want? - need high quality images of small articles for business or personal use? Then this course will help you get the images you want. This class consists of 3 hours of lecture and demonstrations in the art and technique of close-up and macro photography. More than just hardware will be discussed and demonstrated. Composition and techniques for producing arresting and beautiful close-up photos will be covered as well.
Classes are limited to 10 students, and cost $50. This is not a class for beginning photographers; you should already know how to use the features of your camera and computer/software.
Close-up / Macro Definition Hardware for Macros Exposure Considerations Optics for Macro Camera Starting out Magnification Lenses Techniques Depth of field Supports Reversing Lenses Diffraction Lighting Supplementary Lenses Working Distance Extension Tubes Reference Equations Telextenders Stacking lenses Dedicated Macro Lenses
Adobe Lightroom Class 1 Library Module February 2nd 9 AM Keith Bauer Instructor $40
•The Lightroom Catalog •Importing from your camera or card reader •Importing from your hard drive •Organizing your images •Keywording •Collections
•Creating collections •Creating Smart collections •Finding images •Viewing your images •Reviewing Metadata •Comparing images •Quick Develop •.... and much more
Adobe Lightroom Class 2 Develop Module
February 9th 9 AM Keith Bauer Instructor $40
• the Raw processing engine in Lightroom •Learn all of the functionality provided •Basic Panel •Tone Curve •HSL / Color / B&W •Split Toning •Detail •Lens Correction •Effects •Camera Calibration
Adobe Lightroom Class 3 Slide Show, Print, & Web Modules February 16th 9 AM Keith Bauer Instructor $40
•SlideShow Module •Learn how to create a slideshow and put it to music •Print Module •Learn how to print from Lightroom and provide color managed input to your printer •Web Module •Briefly cover the functionality of creating web pages from Lightroom
The Art of the Photo Encaustic Process Sunday January 20th 10:30 - 1:30 Robert Medina Cook Instructor $45
Combining the Ancient Medium of Encaustic Wax... and Fine Art Photography. In this introductory session, we will review the necessary tools and materials involved in the encaustic wax process, observe as Robert demonstrates the basic application techniques, and discuss how these methods can be applied to your photographic work to produce unique, one-of-a-kind creations.
Let the experts at The Artistic Image make your images look great!