Crafts & Hobbies

Photographing People: Show Their Best Side
Bring out the best in your subjects and discover the key to engaging people to create comfort for them and believable portrait photographs. We’ll share tips to shoot flattering portraits of subjects with professional exposure and composition techniques. You’ll learn how to direct and pose a large group, and about tools for post-processing to erase blemishes, soften wrinkles and modify color cast for polished images. Learn how to make your subject feel comfortable in only a few moments while capturing exquisite images that they’ll love and you’ll be proud to share.

Mondays * 11/19/18-11/26/18 * 6-8 pm * $25 (members) $35 (non-members)
COMP CA004-04 * John Grap * Room: LT-304


Scenic Photography: Nature & Landscapes
If you have a passion for the great outdoors and want to capture that sense of wonder with your camera then this is the class for you. Beautiful landscapes are all around us and while they’re a joy to experience, they can be a challenge to capture in a single photo. In this class you’ll learn the essential tools and techniques for taking photographs that reflect the splendor of landscapes from your unique perspective. From which gear is suited to the environment where you’re shooting to how to plan for ideal light and composition, we’ll help you explore the ways you can get a better shot that reflects the landscape as you see it.

Mondays * 12/3/18-12/10/18 * 6-8 pm * $25 (members) $35 (non-members)
COMP CA004-05 * John Grap * Room: LT-304


Getting Paid to Talk! Intro to Professional Voiceovers
Have you ever been told you have a great voice? From audio books and cartoons to documentaries, commercials, and more, this class will introduce you to the growing field of voice over. Today, the range of voices hired has grown dramatically from the days of announcers. Learn what the pros look for, how to prepare, and where to find work in your area! We’ll discuss industry pros and cons and play samples from working voice professionals. In addition, you’ll have an opportunity to record a short professional script under the direction of our teacher. This class is lots of fun, realistic, and a great first step for anyone interested in the voice over field. In an effort to ensure a quality class experience, we must limit attendance. So, please register early.

Wednesday * 11/28/18 * 6-8:30 pm * $35 (member) $45 (non-member)
PERF CI003-01 * Voice Coaches, Inc. * Room: LT-304


Online Offerings

Drawing for the Absolute Beginner

Discover Digital Photography

Introduction to Digital Scrapbooking

Photographing Nature with Your Digital Camera

Photographing People with Your Digital Camera