Bravo School of Art • 2690 Historic Decatur Rd Studio 206 San Diego CA 92106 • 619-223-0058
Soon everyone will have a Smartphone with a decent camera surpassing traditional cameras in convenience and quality. Don’t let your Photography skills fall behind! Explore a variety of Apps to learn the basics; how to capture, edit, share and organize your iPhone images. Please have the following Apps already installed on your iPhone and be ready to learn and get down to business: 645Pro, Instagram, Snapseed, and Actual Pixels (free to $5 each from the iTunes Store). Be familiar with the basics of using your iPhone/iOS 7.0 and the iTunes app. Bring your iPhone 4S, 5, or 5S, your charger and its cables, and optionally, your laptop, and boundless curiosity about the powerful Photography tool in your hands. Truly amazing imagery will be yours with just a tap, swipe and pinch of the finger. Suggested reading for your particular phone model is iPhone: The Missing Manual by David Pogue, available on amazon.com and elsewhere.
$55 Bravo member / $63 non-member
Saturday, January 10 9am - 1pm
Friday, February 20 5 - 9pm
Sunday, March 1 1 - 5pm
Thursday, April 2 9am - 1pm
POINT & SHOOT DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY
Wondering what do all the buttons and settings on your camera do? Tired of erasing so many bad photos? Explore your camera and solve those mysteries. Most point-and-shoot cameras have somewhat limited creative controls. Learn to leverage those controls at your disposal to produce significantly improved photographs using your basic camera. A little knowledge will go a long way to help you create amazing images after this class.You must bring your camera with its manual, memory card and a charged and/or spare battery.
$42 Bravo member / $48 non-member
Saturday, January 17 9am - 12pm
Tuesday, February 3 6 - 9pm
Sunday, March 1 9am - 12pm
Thursday, April 9 10am - 1pm
DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY FOR SLR CAMERAS
As DSLR cameras have become very commonplace, most people only use them in their Automatic mode. Learn to explore the creative controls that all these cameras have in order to MAKE great photographs, not just TAKE ordinary snapshots. Learn how your camera and lens work, and about its standard exposure controls for more creative effects, and improving your composition for photographs you can be proud of. You must bring your camera with its manual, memory card and a charged and/or spare battery.
$42 Bravo member / $48 non-member
Saturday, January 31 1 - 4pm
Friday, February 27 6 - 9pm
Sunday, March 22 10am - 1pm
Thursday, April 16 10am - 1pm
PHOTOSHOP 2 weeks
As a photographer, concentrate on just the tools and methods needed to accomplish traditional darkroom tasks in Photoshop. Learn to optimize the images from your DSLR for amazing web display or spectacular prints. This is not a beginning photography class, so please have some experience with your DSLR camera. You must bring a laptop with a version of Adobe Photoshop software, CS5 thru CC2014, installed. Suggested reading and excellent companion to this class: Scott Kelby's Adobe Photoshop for Digital Photographers, New Riders Publishers. Approximately $25 on Amazon.com. Register for this workshop and Digital Photography for SLR Cameras to receive a $10 rebate.
$81 Bravo member / $93 non-member
Saturdays, Jan 31 & Feb 7 9am - 12pm
Mondays, February 9 & 23 6 - 9pm
Tuesdays, March 10 & 17 6 - 9pm
Thursdays, April 23 & 30 10am - 1pm