Posts Tagged ‘photography’

Casares, Nicaragua Photo by Ken Nadle

Canon Speedlite Class
August 7th, This Saturday, 10:00-12:00pm in Syosset
Come and learn from our expert CANON shooter, Dan Neri, how to get the most out of your Canon 430 or 580 Speedlite.  Learn EttL, manual settings, off camera and flash syncing multiple flash capabilities.  Instructor: Dan Neri – $50 ($25 with purchase of a Canon flash from Berger Bros. Camera)  Register Online

Sign up for both the Canon Speedlite class and the Sports Photography class and save $25 – call Nicole at 516-762-3056 to register

Sports Photography
August 7th, This Saturday, 1:00-3:00pm in Syosset
Sports Photography is one of the most challenging and rewarding forms of photography.  This class is designed for intermediate to advanced photographers to help capture the moment and photograph sports like a professional.  Topics to be covered will include composition, lighting, focusing techniques, exposure, field position and anticipating the action.  The class requires the participants to currently own an SLR camera and have basic knowledge of aperture, shutter speed and ISO.  Although the class is geared towards digital photography, film shooters are welcome – $50.  Instructor: Freelance sports photographer – Dan Neri
Register Online

Open Your Eyes to the World of Lenses Seminar

August 9th, Monday, 6:00-8:00pm in Syosset
This Seminar will explain the importance of lenses and their contribution to great photographs. We’ll teach you the fundamentals of the wide variety of lenses available to help expand your creative eye. After this 2 hour Seminar you will know what lenses are right for you and your photography – $50.  Instructor: Nick Giaquinto  Register Online

Digital Photography 101 for DSLR Cameras – Class Full

August 12th, Thursday, 5:00-7:00pm in Syosset
Better understand the concepts of Digital SLR photography.  Common terminology will be reviewed as well as shooting techniques, storing, archiving and sending of files.  This is not a camera specific class.  $50 (free with purchase of any digital SLR from Berger Bros. Camera)  Instructor: Alan Pearlman

Clay Blackmore Seminar
August 18th, Wednesday, 6:30-8:30pm at Suffolk Community College
Brentwood Campus Lecture Hall

Clay Blackmore is one of the true innovators in the world of wedding photography and portraiture. Clay’s style blends the beauty and timelessness of classical portraiture with spontaneity and appeal of photojournalism. Clay’s portraits are simple, direct, and yet make powerful statements.  Clay’s clients include Tiger Woods, Forrest Whitaker, Jenna Elfman, Maria Sharapova and corporate entities as diverse as the PGA and USGA to political inaugral balls.   A member of prestigious Canon’s Explorers of Light, Clay lectures all over the world and was selected for the first satellite broadcast of “Wedding 2000”.  He retains membership in the elite Cameracraftsmen of America and holds a board position at the International Hall of Fame of Photography.  Clay will speak about his experiences and offer photographic advice and demonstrate his personal tricks for photography, lighting and HD video $25. All attendees will receive a $20 coupon which can be applied towards the cost of any of our other classes.  Register Online Or, if you are a camera club member or student, this seminar is free – please register with Nicole at 516 762-3056 or Ed at 631-264-4160.  Seating limited!

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A private one on one session with Yvonne Berger is a great way to get anyone up to speed in all aspects of digital imaging.   Contact her at yvonne@ybdigitalstudios.com
or call her at 516-233-0479

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Here are a few tips and tricks to catch perfect Firework Photography

  1. Use a tripod
  2. Use a Remote Shutter
  3. Low ISO Sensitivity
  4. Set Focus to Infinity
  5. Set your Aperture
  6. Experiment with Bulb Settings

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