Sault Ste Marie Chamber Of Commerce

Your Recognized Voice of Business in Sault Ste Marie

CC Communications Outdoor Photo Course

Starts: 2014-09-18 Ends: 2014-09-18

Learn how to use your camera to it's full potential! 

Register for CC Communications Outdoor Photograph Course Sessions! 
Taking a good photo is all about patience and experimentation with your own device. By becoming familiar with a camera's function and settings, you can become the master of your own device! Remember to have fun when shooting and that the best photos are usually taken without much concentration. All camera's, including point and shoots, encouraged and all levels of skill including beginner. 

What you will learn: 

  • how to adjust your settings to capture landscapes, wildlife, portraits, moving subjects, group photos 
  • learn how to adjust aperture, shutter speed, and change your ISO based on various light   situations 
  • learn how to capture a dynamic landscape image with the use of converging and leading lines 
  • learn how to shoot close up subjects through your Macro settings 
  • visit several Sault Ste. Marie landmarks and learn how to capture their amazing beauty with  your own camera become comfortable and familiar with your camera settings 
  • learn about the future purchase of a DSLR and the limitless opportunities it can provide you 

What to remember: 

  • Always bring your camera and camera card to the session 
  • Wear comfortable foot wear 
  • Bring water and a snack if you require one 
  • Photography takes time and patience - if you do not capture an amazing photo the first time around, do not feel frustrated. Remember a picture is worth 1,000 words and there will be plenty of time for your to perfect your camera use. 
  • Participants are responsible for transportation to and from scheduled location of each photography session and are encouraged to be 18+ (those under 18 must have parental or guardian permission) 

Course Dates and Registration: 
*Each course is $55 per participant - for all 5 sessions $225 - register before September 1st and save an extra $25 dollars! 

September 11th (Thursday) 5 pm to 6:30 pm: Fort Creek, Hub Trail - Operating Modes 
September 12th (Friday)     5 pm to 6:30 pm: Whitefish Island - Dynamic Landscape 
September 18th (Thursday) 5 pm to 6:30 pm: Hiawatha Highlands - Macro and Portraits 
September 19th (Friday)      5 pm to 6:30 pm: Bellevue Park - Marco Review 
September 25th (Thursday) 5pm to 6:30 pm: Location TBD - Review and DSLR instruction 

To register, email today!