Super 1 Day States: Illinois

Other Super 1 Day Locations:

View other Super 1 Day states

Illinois

Hudson
Mastering Photoshop Layers
Register on location, space permitting (contact instructor)

Course #IL02
Pamela Cather, CPP

Master the magic of Photoshop as you take your skills to the next level. This course is all about layers and how you can use them to create incredible images.

Discuss the concept of layers in Photoshop, learn how to use and apply them while not compromising the integrity of your original images. Explore editing techniques and properties that work- what's enough and when it's too much. You'll learn about blend modes, adjustment layers, extractions and masking. In this small group environment, you'll have plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice and individual attention. Could you ask for anything better?

Perfect your Photoshop skills today!

Course Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: a sack lunch/snacks

Location:
Pamela's Home
25007 Wood Thrush Circle
Hudson, IL

Instructor Contact:
pcather@reflectetc.com
309-747-3237

Instructor Website:
reflectet.com


New Lenox
Conceptual Photo Sessions from Start to Finish
Register on location, space permitting (contact instructor)

Course #IL03
Kelli Svancarek, M.Photog., CPP

Discover how to develop and execute a conceptual photo shoot from the initial idea all the way to the digital finishes. You'll be given props, backdrops, costumes, a model as well as a make up artist so that you can produce one main concept. Work together to create the images and then use digital techniques to deliver a final work of art. Throughout the day, you'll explore lighting and posing skills as well a fun digital techniques that will really make your images pop.

Start to finish, A to Z – it's all here!

Course Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: a sack lunch/snacks, money for lunch

Location:
Silver Castle Studio

Instructor Contact:
kelli@silvercastlestudio.com
815-768-9903

Instructor Website:
silvercastlestudio.com


Stanford
Digital Photography 101
Register on location, space permitting (contact instructor)

Course #IL04
Katherine Owen, M.Photog., CPP

Discover the pros and cons within basic point-and-shoot as well as more advanced SLR photography. Bring your own camera as Instructor Katherine Owen walks you through the basic settings that every photographer should know by heart. From composition and lens choices to aperture settings and shutter speeds, basic lighting and so much more – you'll learn everything you need to master the art of digital photography!

Course Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: a sack lunch/snacks, money for lunch

Location:
Kathy Owen's Studio
206 Blackstone Ave.
Stanford, IL

Instructor Contact:
myview@me.com
309-275-8083

Instructor Website:
kathyowenphotography.com


St Charles
Equines and Their People Portraiture
Register on location, space permitting (contact instructor)

Course #IL05
Kerri Weiss, M.Photog, Cr., CPP
Jim Pierce, M.Photog, Cr., CPP

If you love horses but have never had the opportunity to dive into equine photography, come learn with the best as instructors Kerri Weiss and Jim Pierce walk you through everything you need to know. In this course, combine the beauty and majesty of horses with the best that photography has to offer. Learn hands on how to create portraits and images that bring the art of equestrianism to life!

Course Date: Sunday, May 14, 2017

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: Camera with long lens and wide angle lens - off camera flash, back up batteries and flash cards & very comfortable walking shoes. Clothes according to weather. We will be indoors and outdoors of the barn. Money for lunch.

Location:
Weiss Onsite Photography
6N430 Clydesdale Ct
St. Charles, IL

Instructor Contact:
kweissc@aol.com
downtownprophoto@sbcglobal.net
630-788-9773


Crystal Lake
Photoshop for Portraiture
Register on location, space permitting (contact instructor)

Course #IL06
Jim Pierce, M.Photog, Cr., CPP
Kerri Weiss, M.Photog, Cr., CPP

In this workshop, join Instructors Jim Pierce and Kerri Weiss as they examine how to take the same image and create a variety of looks and styles. Whether you want to achieve traditional, painted, composited or even expressionistic, you learn to create final images that define your own unique style. There are as many ways to approach a final image as there are people out there - discover the tools it takes to bring your vision to life.

Course Date: Monday, May 15, 2017

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: money for lunch

Location:
Downtown Photo
150 Virginia Rd
Crystal Lake, IL

Instructor Contact:
downtownprophoto@sbcglobal.net
kweissc@aol.com
815-788-9100


Naperville
Composite Sports Portraits from Start to Finish
SOLD OUT

Course #IL08
Megan Drane
Sabina Cavalli, M.Photog., CPP

In this course, international award-winning instructors Megan and Sabina join forces to teach you how to rock your client's world and create images that no other photographer can offer! Discover how to create a killer sport composite from start to finish.

You’ll cover topics like designing a sports session unqiue to the sport you are photographing. Learn how to pose athletes to achieve dynamic images. Explore various lighting set ups and ideal ratios that will give you edgier results and incredible images. Megan and Sabina even walk you through editing methods and tips. Why sit back on the sidelines? Rather, step into the limelight and become THE sports photographer in town!

Note: This workshop focuses in developing a signature studio lighting method and therefore requires at least a basic working knowledge of studio strobes and light metering devices.

Course Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: a sack lunch/snacks, money for lunch

Location:
Firefly Nights Photography Studio
120 S. Webster St.
Naperville, IL

Instructor Contact:
Megan@fireflynightsphotography.com
talk.to.me@sabinacavalli.com

630-585-7959

 


 

Aurora
Demystifying PPA Print Competition
Register on location, space permitting (contact instructor)

Course #IL09
Peter YuM.Photog.Cr, CPP, F-PPANI, F-APPI

Do you want to take your photography skills to the next level? Do you wonder what it takes to get there?

Wonder no more as Instructor Peter Yu takes you through everything you need to know about PPA Print Competition. Learn why “Photographic Competition” is a misnomer since it’s not really a traditional competition. Rather, you’ll learn how competition within the PPA system is designed to drastically improve your photography by improving your visual literacy, image capture and post-processing and printing. Peter expands on the PPA 12 Elements of a Merit Image and defines the framework that judges use for evaluating images.

PPA Print Competition not only improves your images; it takes your talent and skills to a completely new level that you and your clients will love! Take the plunge today!

Course Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: money for lunch

Location:
ProCam
4300 Westbrook Dr.
Aurora, IL

Instructor Contact:
onsight_photography_studio@yahoo.com
630-728-7969

 


 

Aurora
Elevate Your Photography
Register on location, space permitting (contact instructor)

Course #IL10
Peter YuM.Photog.Cr, CPP, F-PPANI, F-APPI

Do you want to learn how to drastically improve your photography? Then this is your opportunity!

Instructor Peter Yu walks you through the PPA’s "12 Elements of a Merit Image" and demonstrates how it can take your photography to a whole new level. This simple and straightforward method will improve how you capture and evaluate images as well as enhance your post processing skills. You’ll even have the chance to “be the judge” and get a real look at what makes a merit image. This hands-on class demonstrates how various elements come together in art and photography. Stop taking photos and discover how to create a masterpiece that makes an impact!

Note: Please bring own images so that you can work on them.

Course Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017

Course Hours: 9am - 5pm

Items to Bring: money for lunch

Location:
ProCam
4300 Westbrook Dr.
Aurora, IL

Instructor Contact:
onsight_photography_studio@yahoo.com
630-728-7969


Live Chat is open