Photography

NOTES ABOUT CLASSES

Our professional photography instructors teach in a friendly, and relaxed environment. Class emphasis is always on the individual student’s creative development and growth with courses for adults and young adults with all skill levels and experience.

Follow the link below the class description to register for classes and for terms and conditions.

Deadline for class registration is one week prior to first class.


One-On-One with Jack! – 321JC
Instructor: Jack Cascio
2 Sessions / 2 hours each session $150.00
4 Sessions / 2 hours each session $275.00
6 Sessions / 2 hours each session $400.00
Note: We are not able to offer member discounts for One-on-One classes. 

For students who would like Jack all to themselves! Register online and Jack will contact you to schedule the one on one sessions and discuss what YOU, the student wants to achieve from attending this class what would YOU like to learn? The sessions can encompass any photography and/or Lightroom topics. Students need to bring their camera, and charged batteries. Day and time of sessions arranged between instructor & student. 

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Intro to Photography 320JC – $125 Non Member / $100 Member
Instructor: Jack Cascio
Monday Evenings: 6pm-8pm, November 27th, December 4,11, & 18th
Wednesday Evenings: 6pm-8pm, January 10, 17, 24, & 31st
Thursday Mornings: 10am-Noon, January 4, 11, 18 & 25th

photography1thewowstyleThis class will cover how to use proper exposure, shutter speed, aperture, ISO and depth of field. Jack will also show you how to use properly use that dreaded manual mode! You will leave this four week course as the master of, not a slave to your camera! 

Students will need to bring their camera, manual, memory card, charged batteries and enthusiasm! 

Register here. 


The Next Step; Beyond the Basics – 322JC -$125 Non Member / $100 Member
Create and Critique Nights
Instructor: Jack Cascio
Monday Evenings: 6pm-8pm, January 8,15,22 & 29th
Wednesday Evenings: 6pm-8pm, February 7,14,21 & 28th
Thursday Mornings: 10am-Noon, February 1,8,15 & 22nd

Students are given assignments at registration; shooting images outside of class. When we meet we will view these images, discuss and critique them in technical, formal and conceptual terms. This type of setting sis a great way to hear how others view your work and teaches you how to critique fellow students’ work. This session ends with a local Photographer viewing your favorite shots. 

Students will need to bring their camera, manual, memory card, charged batteries and enthusiasm! 

Register here. 


Introduction to Lightroom – 125JC – $65
Instructor: Jack Cascio
Note: Classes are two sessions, two hours each session
Thursday Evenings: 6pm-8pm 
November 30th & December 7th
January 4th & 11th 
February 8th & 15th
Monday Mornings: 10am-Noon
January 8th & 15th
February 5th & 12th
 
Are you racking up hundreds or even thousands of photos? How do you find them?  Let’s get organized with folders, files and keywords using Adobe Lightroom!

Your images don’t look as brilliant as you saw them just before you pressed the shutter? Learn how to make corrections and/or changes beyond those capabilities offered by our cameras. You will be delighted bringing your images to the visual level you viewed them, just before you hit the shutter.

A laptop is needed for this class. You can download a free trial version of Adobe Lightroom just prior to our first class or you may download during our first session.

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Introduction to Portraits – 325JC – $65
Instructor: Jack Cascio
Note: Classes are two sessions, two hours each session
Wednesday Evenings: 6pm-8pm 
November 29th & December 6th
Tuesday Evenings: 6pm-8pm
January 9th & 16th
Monday Mornings: 10am-Noon
January 22nd & 29th
February 19th & 26th

You don’t have to spend a lot of money on accumulated equipment to shoot some great portraits! Learn the tricks to shooting indoors or outdoors. We’ll discuss using reflectors, natural light, off camera flashes, poses, camera angles. That’s the technical stuff. But most importantly, we’re going to have some fun!

Bring your camera, memory card, fully charged camera batteries, off camera flash unit if you have one, fully charged flash batteries and lots of energy!

Register here. 


How to Photograph Sports  – 325JC – $65
Instructor: Jack Cascio
Note: Classes are two sessions, two hours each session
Wednesday Evenings: 6pm-8pm 
December 13th & 20th
Tuesday Evenings: 6pm-8pm
January 23rd & 30th

Don’t miss capturing that goal, three pointer, touchdown or home run!  Learn how to turn blurry shots into sharp images worthy of sharing. In this two session class, Jack will cover proper shooting techniques for specific sports.

Students will need to bring their camera, manual, memory card, charged batteries and enthusiasm!

Register here.