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Mamarazzis practice new techniques on live model

Mamarazzis practice new techniques on live model

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 private studio. Refreshments, hors d’oeuvres and know-how will be served! 

Kick 'Auto Mode' to the curb with two days 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!


Summer Photography Workshops





Hands-On Personal Instruction • BYOC Bring Your Own (Digital) Camera • Easy-to-Understand Guidance • Exposure • Composition • Lighting • Technique Real Photo Shoots • Take-home Guide • Small Group Environment

Details: Workshop size is limited for personal instruction. In-studio instruction and shooting practice, as well as walking shooting expeditions around Crabapple. Each student will need a digital camera, memory card, notebook & lunch. All other materials will be provided, including class notes. 

Questions? Email  

This workshop 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

Workshop Cost: 

High School Workshop (4 days): $249

Middle School Workshop (3 days): $225


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