Macro and Art Photography - Intermediate
Date: 21st November 12 - 22nd November 12
Time: 10:30AM - 4:00PM
Location: Bath HQ
Postcode: BA2 3AH
Phone: 01225 325733
Members Rate: £155.00
Type: Education Workshops
This workshop will follow on from the one-day event. Attendance at the one-day is not essential, but basic familiarity with close-up techniques and with digital image manipulation will be assumed. This will be a participative event with some field work (in Bath!). Delegates should bring a camera with macro facility if available (e.g. a macro lens), tripod and flash. If you have one, a laptop to download and view images would be useful.
Day One Morning
Recap on basic techniques and approaches. Shared thoughts and experiences. Critical review of example photographs.
Day One Afternoon
Field work. Challenge is to photograph detail, texture and abstract images within walking distance of RPS.
Day Two Morning
Review and appraisal of images obtained during the field work.
Day Two Afternoon
Additional and more advanced image manipulation techniques. Update on display and presentation of photographs and portfolios.
About your tutor
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
Who are the courses for?
The courses are for anyone looking for new directions for their photography and who is 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 such as Photoshop.