August 9, 2020
at 9:00am -
with Leslie McDonald Evans, CPP
The class will spend the day going over all things CPP. You will start with Sherman and discuss what you need to know for your technical evaluation. Then the class will spend the rest of the day going over flash cards, understanding the parts of your camera, types of lenses and which lens and filters are best suited for each situation.
You will review the different types of light, lighting design and lighting equipment including the light meter. A bulk of the day will be spent going over exposure and reciprocity. You will discuss color harmony, color schemes, the color wheel, composition and posing. Everyone will finish up our study time with image capture and postproduction and output. The class will discuss how to take the test and some test strategies that should easy your anxiety about test taking. The last two hours of the day you will take the test. For anyone taking the test you must declare your candidacy before stepping into the class. You must be a PPA Member to declare your candidacy.
Items to bring: Must declare CPP Candidacy before class. Bring your lunch and snacks or cash for ordering lunch. Bring study materials and Number 2 pencil.
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