Digital technology has allowed for the introduction of many new art forms, just as Leonardo da Vinci once predicted on his blog. Upload a masterpiece with this Groupon.
Choose from Four Options
- $25 for a three-hour intro-to-digital-photography workshop for one (a $125 value)
- $45 for the above workshop for two people (a $250 value)
- $75 for a series of three intro-to-digital-photography workshops (a $250 value)
- $130 for the above workshop series for two people (a $500 value)
During introductory workshops, budding paparazzi discover the significance of metrics such as aperture, composition, and shutter speed during three-hour introductory lessons. The three-week series of three-hour workshops delves further into photographic techniques by introducing students to the concepts of depth of field and exposure control, as well as types of cameras, lenses, and light meters. The course also explores basic image manipulation. Students should bring their own digital cameras with at least 2 GB of memory, as well as pens and paper for taking notes and the section on crafting paper penholders.
Former Philadelphia Inquirer and Associated Press photographer and active Getty Images contract photojournalist William Thomas Cain has skills honed during 30 years of making pictures. His background includes a degree in illustration from Philadelphia's University of the Arts, work for the Associated Press and Getty Images, and experience teaching at Wilmington University. His classes range from intro lessons for those with newly purchased cameras to advanced seminars that cover such advanced concepts as aperture and framing angles.