Macro Boot Camp – Rockford, Illinois

Posted: March 31, 2017 in Uncategorized
Macro Boot Camp
Holiday Inn
Rockford, IL
September 16th and 17th, 2017
Saturday 9am – 5pm   Sunday 9am – 1pm.
Cost $149
The “MACRO BOOT CAMP” is two days of in depth learning and fun. You will need a camera, macro lens, tripod, as you will be shooting in the classroom. It is for the beginner to the intermediate photographer wanting to learn more about the macro / close-up world.

Covered in the Macro Boot Camp:

Cameras / Lenses / Tripods / Heads / Accessories.
Controlling light with diffusers, reflectors, and LED lights / working with natural lighting.

Depth of Field
How to control depth of field with f/stops and special techniques / focus stacking with Helicon Focus.

Composition
Learn how to compose properly / finding character in nature / elements of design / textures
contrast / lines / light / visual weight / learning to work camera angles for blurred backgrounds / Two Subject Compositions / What not to do when composing.

Finding Good Subject Matter
Learn when, where, and how to fine good subjects through out the four seasons.
How to shoot macro indoors.

Post Processing
Learn Mike’s post processing techniques using photoshop, Smart Photo Editor, Nik Software, and Topaz software programs.

TO SIGN UP FOR WORKSHOPS GO TO www.macrostoreonline.com

Comments
  1. Richard Grubola says:

    Finding good subject matter is my weak point. Put me in front of something interesting and I can usually make it sing with my camera.

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