Saturday 02 December
Downtown Chattanooga - 6pm - 2 Hours
Celebrate the Magic of the Season: Christmas Photography Meetup! Step into a world of twinkling lights, festive decorations, and holiday cheer at our Christmas Photography Meetup! Whether you're a seasoned photographer or just getting started, this event is your chance to capture the enchanting essence of the holiday season through your lens.
Share your passion with others who appreciate the art of photography. Exchange tips, stories, and techniques while making new friends who share your enthusiasm for the craft. Learn from an experienced instructor who will share her insights into capturing the magic of Christmas.
WWC (Walk with Camera)
Saturday 06 January
Riverfront Parkway - 10am - 2 Hours
Experience the pleasure of a leisurely stroll with your camera, exploring the various nuances of photography in a relaxed atmosphere. Covering engaging themes from street photography to landscapes, architecture to seascapes and the abstract - this event offers an enriching opportunity to expand your photographic skillset. Bring your camera, bring your enthusiasm, and join us on this incredible photographic journey.
Bokeh for Beginners
Saturday 20 January
City Center - 2pm - 2 Hours
Discover the art of Bokeh in photography and perfect the skill of capturing stunning images in low light. Unveil the secrets of using camera flash effectively to take your photography to the next level. This session is not just about learning, it's about evolving as a photographer. Join us and take a deep dive into the world of professional photography. Enrich your creative journey with these master techniques.
Shallow Depth of Field
Saturday 10 February
West Village - 10am - 2 Hours
Dive into the captivating art of producing photographs with a shallow depth of field in our latest workshop. Under the guidance of our seasoned instructor, participants will learn about and apply foundational principles of photography such as aperture focal length and distance. The workshop further extends to teaching the use of a shallow depth of field to set a particular mood in your images, obscure unwanted backgrounds, and bring your subject into sharp focus with a bokeh effect - an absolute game-changer in making your subject stand out.
Beginner's Photography Class Part I
Saturday 24 February
Northshore - 10am - 3 Hours
Are you ready to unlock the full potential of your camera and take your photography skills to the next level? Join us for our Beginner's Photography Class Part I, where you'll embark on a fascinating journey into the world of photography. Whether you're a budding photographer or just looking to improve your camera skills, this event is perfect for you.
1. Understanding Your Camera: In this session, you'll learn the ins and outs of your camera, demystifying all those buttons, dials, and settings that may have left you feeling overwhelmed. Gain confidence in changing your camera settings like a pro.
2. Mastering the Exposure Triangle: Delve deep into the key elements of photography: aperture, shutter speed, and ISO. We'll help you grasp the concept of the exposure triangle, giving you the tools to create beautifully exposed images in any situation.
3. Focus and Composition: Sharp, well-composed photographs are the hallmark of great photography. In this class, you'll explore the art of focus and composition, learning how to create visually captivating images that tell a story.
Selective Colour Photography
Saturday 09 March
Northshore - 10am - 2 Hours
Selective colour can be done in a couple of ways. You can find a subject with a strong dominant colour, a lady in red for example amongst people wearing drab colours. Or you can use a mode which some cameras have in which you can isolate a particular colour within a scene whilst all other colours are turned to B W. Either way this will be a session which will help us hunt down images and increase ones 'eye' for strong photographs.
Beginner's Photography Class Part II
Saturday 23 March
Northshore - 10am - 3 Hours
Take your photography journey further! Building on the success of our first class, we present "Beginner's Photography Class II." This event is your next step in enhancing your photography skills and embracing the creative possibilities of your camera.
1. Aperture Priority Unleashed: Dive into the world of Aperture Priority mode, where you'll learn to manipulate depth of field for captivating photos with beautifully blurred backgrounds.
2. Shutter Priority Adventures: Explore the possibilities of Shutter Priority mode, where you'll discover the magic of capturing motion.
3. Mastering Manual Mode: Say goodbye to auto settings and embrace Manual Mode. Our experienced instructor will guide you through ISO, aperture, and shutter speed, empowering you to achieve your photographic vision.