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Macro Photography – Chester Photographic Academy Evening
Thu, November 16, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm£35.00
you will learn
- How to use your camera settings and functions
- How to photograph macro and close-up
- How to light your setup and subject using lighting equipment
- How to use backgrounds to enhance your images
- How to think creatively
- What Welshot can do for you and your photography
- 6:30pm – Photography starts
- 8:00pm – Supper – included
- 8:30pm – Photography resumes
- 10:00pm – Finish
- Camera and lenses suitable for this event
- Spare Batteries and Memory Card
- Tripod – Remote Cable Release (if applicable for this event)
- A list of ideas, help, questions etc that you would like to discuss with those in the group
- Notebook and Pen
what will happen
Tonight’s Welshot Photographic Academy Evening in Chester it is all about Macro and Close-up Photography. From flowers to our life-like nature construction complete with realistic creatures and insects, from food and sweets to various props You will learn how to position your props, use the lighting set-ups and shown how to best capture some wonderful creative photographs for your portfolio. We will also be showing you how you can do this at home without any need for expensive equipment.
You will also learn how to use your camera. How to use the correct settings and functions to capture and make the image you want – which will guarantee that you take home some superb images for your portfolio.
Image Credit: John Arnold
what to expect at an academy evening
Academy Evenings are PERFECT for the beginner just starting out on their photographic journey.
Academy Evenings are where you will meet other Welshotters in a relaxed and informal environment – these are the best way to get to know how Welshot works and how we can help you. They are informal, relaxed and are considered a monthly social gathering for many of our Welshotters. They offer “Taster” sessions, covering many genres, to our larger, more extensive Workshops and Events.
With the help of the Welshot Team you will be given all the support, guidance and tuition that you need to help you get the best from your camera – regardless of your skill level so please join us on what promises to be a fun and creative Welshot Academy Evening.
Supper is included in the cost of this event.
Academy Evenings are “The” best way for you to do the following:
- Help you to get to know how your camera works in a variety of settings and conditions. Giving you transferable skills to use anywhere.
- Let’s you practice different sorts of genres, techniques and equipment – before you commit, a chance to see if it is for you.
- Increase your range of portfolio images, make stock images and skill level.
- Networking – Team and Fellow Welshotters are a valuable source of information, know-how, experience and contacts.
- Help you to find out more about Welshot, how we can help you with YOUR photography.
- Help us to get to know YOU better – when we know what it is YOU want and how we can help you with your photography.