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Mamarazzis practice new techniques on live model

Mamarazzis practice new techniques on live model

      Hands-on practice with a model during the golden hour

      Hands-on practice with a model during the golden hour

Mamarazzi Photo Workshops

...because Auto Mode is for sissies!

Struggling to capture great photos with your digital SLR? Join us for a fun, informative workshop designed for busy moms (or dads! or anyone!) who want to take creative control of their personal photography!  We will unlock the mystery of manual settings, finding great light and capturing your child’s personality without begging them to pose. Classes are held in a relaxed, group environment in our Crabapple studio. Wine, hors d’oeuvres and know-how will be served! 

Kick 'Auto Mode' to the curb with two evenings of hands-on, personal instruction:
Bring your DSLR gear • Easy-to-Understand Instruction • Model Shoot • Take-home Quick Guide • Shooting Assignment • Personal Guidance • Food, Wine & Good Times

101 Topics: Understanding 3 Main Controls for Exposure, Basic Camera Functions, Finding Great Light, Intro to Lenses, Tips for Photographing Children, Model Shoot. $175

201 Topics: 101 Refresher, Mastering Flash, Deeper Camera Functions, Indoor Lighting, Nighttime Shooting, Intro to Digital Workflow, Model Shoot. $175

301 Topics: 101/201 Brief Refresher, Culling/Image Selection in Lightroom, Editing in Lightroom, Retouching in PhotoShop and Digital Workflow. 301 will require a laptop (preferably a Mac) with the current version of Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Lightroom. $225

To register, simply click the button below to reserve your seat!

Resulting student photograph

Resulting student photograph

Parents, got a Shutterbug in your house? Foster their creative spirit with our

Kids Photo Camp!

Got a kiddo who is always snapping away? Stealing your camera? Obsessed with capturing their surroundings? They need to join us for our first ever KIDS PHOTO CAMP this summer in our Crabapple studio!

Students will need a digital camera and a genuine desire to learn more about photography. We will offer separate sessions for middle & high schoolers in June and July. We’ll have instruction, shooting practice and fun learning activities each day in an artistic, small group environment. 

Each student will need to bring their digital camera, a snack, water bottle & lunch each day. All other materials will be provided, including class notes, training badge, activities. 

The camp will cover the following topics : 
- Overview of History of Photography
- Photographer’s Tool Kit
- Essentials of Exposure (Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO)
- Camera Settings
- Composition
- Photography & Social Media
- Lighting, Landscapes & People
- Careers in Photography

At the end of the camp, we will have an open house showcasing our student's best work in the studio! 

Camp fee is $225 and is required to hold your student's place.