Macro and Art Photography
Date: 30th January 13
Time: 9:30AM - 5:45PM
Location: Adobe Systems Ltd, Market Street, Maidenhead
Postcode: SL6 8AD
Phone: 01225 325 733
Members Rate: £47.00
Type: Education Workshops
We are delighted to announce an extension of John Humphrey’s Macro and Art Photography workshops through a joint venture with Adobe Systems. Based at Adobe’s new state of the art headquarters in Maidenhead, the day will include John’s techniques and tips for producing images with impact, together with a presentation from Adobe on the latest features in their creative software programs.
Richard Curtis of Adobe will open with a review of the new tools and techniques that can be accessed through Photoshop CS6 and related software. John will demonstrate the equipment required to produce high-quality macro images. He will lead you through the artistic processes designed to unleash creative potential in macro and art photography John will review ways in which the manipulation and presentation of photographs can be used to enhance their artistic impact.
Topics will include
- The latest features in Adobe Photoshop CS6
- The seven techniques for macro photography
- Successful subjects for macro and art photography
- Photoshop set up for art photography
- Key techniques for image manipulation
- Presenting photographs for maximum impact
The course is a combination of presentations, demonstrations and discussions. Delegates do not need to bring any equipment.
About your tutors
John Humphrey is an experienced photographer and presenter. His photography has featured in many exhibitions including the International Print and Projected Image Exhibitions of the Royal Photographic Society and the London Salon of Photography. Some of his work can be viewed on the website www.johnhumphrey.co.uk
Richard Curtis is head of Business Development for Digital Imaging at Adobe in the UK. He is a keen technologist and a photographer for over 20 years, with a focus on travel and portrait photography.
Who are the courses for?
The courses are for anyone seeking new directions for their photography and looking to enhance their technical and creative skills. It assumes working knowledge of a compact or SLR camera, and some familiarity with image processing software.