Biography As a Navy brat, Jeff grew up in many places in the U.S. and overseas. It was in Japan where he was given his first camera, a point and shoot 35mm. When he moved to Hawaii, he was asked to choose an art elective in high school. He chose photography over glass blowing in
Education & Training
Please join us on April 11th as Chris Langford shares his insight and experiences as a versatile professional photographer. We mainly know Chris as an exceptional portrait photographer, but he also participates in a lot of weddings, mainly as a second shooter. Chris will speak about the flow, business, cost, gear and challenges to this type
In our Feb 14th Education and Training session, we will be exploring color in photography. The good use of color in your images can evoke emotion and adds a dynamic element to your images that can be pleasing to the eye. We’re very pleased that Don Becker, a professional photographer and long-time instructor and technical
Here are the handouts from the January 10, 2017 Education and Training session on Creative Camera Techniques (part 2). E&T Creative Items Station 1 Station 2 Station 3 Station 4 Station 5 Station 6 Station 7 Station 8
We continue to explore several creative camera techniques that we demonstrated at the December meeting. This time, you get to do it! Planned for this interactive E&T session: moving your camera while shooting, zooming, multiple exposures, light painting and using your flash’s rear curtain sync and dragging your shutter. Bring your camera, tripod and your
Here is the presentation from the Creative Techniques E&T presentation given on 12/13/2016.
We are right in the middle of the holiday season, so it’s time for NVPS to get creative. On December 13th, we are going to explore several creative camera techniques that you can practice while you are home drinking eggnog and unwrapping your photography-related gifts. Planned for this E&T session: moving your camera while shooting,
November 29th – Anonymous Critique with Ginger Werz-Petricka and Willa Friedman Take this opportunity to get feedback on your images without needing to enter a competition. Unbiased feedback is essential to our growth as photographers and artists. Face it, we all spend so much time working on our photographs that sometimes we need help separating
The compilation of hints for travel photography from the November 8 presentation can be found here.
Happy November. At this month’s Education and Training session, we are going to have a comprehensive discussion on Travel Photography. Well-traveled NVPS members will provide their best travel photography tips that will help you take better travel images. Topics include equipment, how and where to research and scout great locations, understanding the environment, in the