A good photographer can manipulate lighting, exposure, and the emotions of the tiny man inside the camera who draws everything. Learn the basics with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $69 for a four-hour photography starter class for one (a $229 value)
- $129 for a four-hour photography starter class for two (a $458 value)
Photomorphis's veteran photographers dispel the mystery surrounding DSLR and point-and-shoot cameras' numerous buttons and knobs in four-hour intro classes. Students learn how to manipulate their settings to create different types of shots, as well as when to take charge and turn off the automatic setting for greater freedom. After mastering the basics, students move on to lessons in aesthetic necessities such as dynamic composition, creation of blurred backgrounds, and the exciting use of color. The class will meet at the Nesholm Family Lecture Hall at the Seattle Center's McCaw Hall on Sunday, June 2, at 1 p.m.
Doug Landreth and David Volkamer each spent 25 years as professional photographers and visual artists., As David designed ads for Fortune 500 companies, Doug filled magazines with his stunning images. Just because they experienced success doesn’t mean they became content, though—as the technology in their fields advanced, so too did their techniques. Today, this duo of ever-evolving shutterbugs share their hard-won lessons in tutorials, seminars, and classes through their joint venture, Photomorphis. Together, they help students master composition and depth of field, giving them the tools to make even iPhone shots look stellar. They also explain how to enhance such photos with the use of textures and Photoshop techniques, such as creating subtle warmth images or giving your baby laser eyes.