For $149, today's Groupon gets you four 1.5-hour photography classes at Naturally Photography on Third Street in Jacksonville Beach (a $300 value). Participants will need either a digital or 35mm SLR camera. Students can register for times Monday–Friday, with registration limited to one per class.
Naturally Photography owner and photo sensei Gary Denman is a graduate of both the School of Naval Photography and the Art Institute of Seattle who, for the past 15 years, has specialized in shooting indoor and outdoor destination weddings as well as lifestyle portraits. His school introduces aspiring frame-grabbers to the photography craft as an art, hobby, and profession through four 1.5-hour class periods.
Prodigious pupils will learn the mysterious workings of a single lens reflex camera and how to apply photographic concepts and theories to their work. They'll also learn manual shooting, manipulation of ISO light exposure, adjusting shutter speed and aperture, and how to use these devices to achieve desired image immortality.