Posts Tagged ‘discussion’

A Classroom Discussion Between Two Photographers

While we were waiting for class to start the other night I heard two photographers discussing the differences in two cameras that are currently on the market. They both knew their stuff regarding equipment and both were considering upgrading their cameras.
I heard words like megapixels, low-pass filter, frame rate and other techno-speak during the discussion.
Not [...]


Why You Should Learn To Work Your Camera In Manual Exposure Mode

By working your camera in manual exposure mode…

 you’ll create thoughtfully composed photographs that will take your photography beyond point and shoot.
you’ll get a good understanding of the basics of photography.
you’ll become a better photographer
your pictures will come out the way you that yo want them.
you’ll rely on your mind, instead of a machine, to make [...]


Photographing People And Publishing To The Internet

A podcast which includes a discussion with attorney Carolyn E. Wright.
Make sure you listen to part one and part two.
http://www.slate.com/articles/podcasts/manners_for_the_digital_age/2011/11/digital_manners_photos_kids_the_internetinternet_and_the_law_.html
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Introduction To Photography

[ July 10, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. July 12, 2014; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. August 5, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. August 16, 2014; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. September 9, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. September 13, 2014; 10:00 am to 11:00 pm. October 8, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. October 11, 2014; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. November 6, 2014; 6:30 pm; November 8, 2014; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. November 16, 2014; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. November 19, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Through weekly assignments and critiques you will learn to work your SLR camera, become familiar with the technical aspects of photography and create photographs based on your desired compositional outcomes. Once you begin to make compositional choices with the visual effects in mind, your pictures will begin to move beyond the result of luck and you will begin to compose pictures that more accurately represent your desired outcome.


Learn The Basics Of Photography

Sam D’Amico offers two  classes that will help you to learn the basics of photography and how to use your camera in manual exposure mode.
When you have an understanding of the basics of photography and you use your camera in manual exposure mode you use your mind, instead of a machine, to create photographs.
Introduction To [...]


Culture And The Internet

On Thursday, November 3, I  attended a panel discussion on Capitol Hill sponsored by the Copyright Alliance. I was happy to see that there was a standing room only crowd.
Journalist and author  Robert Levine was one of  the panelists and discussed  his  book “Free Ride: How the Internet is Destroying the Culture Business and How [...]


An Overview Of Washington DC Photography Classes Courses And Lessons Offered By Sam DAmico

An Overview Of Photography Instruction Offered By Sam D’Amico


Photojournalism

[ April 12, 2014; 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. May 8, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. June 22, 2014; 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. ] Learn About Photojournalism

In the past, photojournalism was limited to photographers who were either employees of news organizations or  who freelanced for news organizations.

Today, with the advent of “citizen journalism” and the multitude of people always having some sort  of camera  with them all of the time, photographing news is  possible  to almost anyone who [...]


About The Quick Studies Photography Classes

Quick Studies are one meeting photography classes that provide the participants with topical lecture, class discussion and hands-on practice with their own camera equipment. This is an excellent way to learn about photography for those of us whom are time and budget conscious.


About The Multimeeting Photography Classes

Multimeeting Photography Classes offer the participants a way to learn about photography over an extended period of time. This insures that the participants have adequate time in between meetings to practice what they have learned and to present their work for discussion during the class.


A Case About Social Networks And Photographers

Social networking sites like TwitPic have a lot of potential for individual photographers to license their work. This case is important because if it goes for AFP we lose. If it goes for Morel it restates that as the owners of our work we must grant permission to use it.



Business Of Photography

[ April 13, 2014; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. May 22, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. June 21, 2014; 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. July 27, 2014; 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. ] This three-hour class is an in overview of the business of photography and examines what you’ll need to be a successful professional photographer.


Metering And Exposure

[ June 25, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. August 2, 2014; 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. September 20, 2014; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Learn How To Get The Correct Exposure To Create The Best Photographs That You Possibly Can.