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Camera Theory

Kevin Burkitt, Brookdale media technology specialist; photographer

PREREQUISITE: BASICS OF DIGITAL SLR (XARTP 069) OR WORKING KNOWLEDGE OF YOUR CAMERA.

Explore how ISO, Aperture, and Shutter speed works in unison to create incredible images. Please bring your DSLR camera to class and be ready to switch off automatic or guided modes in order to learn how to make manual adjustments which will take your photography to the next level. Students must have access to their own DSLR and have a basic working knowledge of their camera. Software and hardware not required – just an open mind and a willingness to learn how ISO, Aperture, and Shutter work together in various situations.

Sec 1: Tues & Thurs, Mar 26 & 28, 6:30-8:30 pm Wall Campus
Sec 2: Sat, May 4, 10 am-2 pm
Fee and Code: $69, XARTP 091


Photography Master Class

Kevin Burkitt, Brookdale media technology specialist; photographer

Learn to operate your camera, the theory behind great picture taking, and how to manage your images using Adobe Lightroom CC. Each session will build upon concepts learned in the previous session, leaving time for experimentation with the camera including composing images, using the photographic triangle, and managing and editing your photos using software. Designed for beginners who want to learn more about their Nikon or Canon mirrored DSLR and how to manage their photos. Questions about your camera? Email kburkitt@brookdalecc.edu for more info. Limited enrollment.

3 SESSIONS
NOTE: THIS CLASS INCLUDES BASICS OF DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY (XARTP 097), CAMERA THEORY (XARTP 091) AND LIGHTROOM (XARTP 102)
Sat, Mar 2-Mar 16, 10 am-2 pm
Fee and Code: $179, XARTP 097


Basics Of Digital SLR Photography

Kevin Burkitt, Brookdale media technology specialist; photographer

Unlock your camera’s potential to create great photos by manipulating ISO, shutter speed and aperture. Includes tips on black & white and color imagery and lighting. Enhance your landscape and portrait images. A digital single lens reflex camera required. Questions about your camera and which session is right for you? Email kburkitt@brookdalecc.edu for more information. 2 SESSIONS

Sec 1: Tues & Thurs, Mar 5 & 7, 6:30-8:30 pm Wall Campus
Sec 2: Tues & Thurs, Apr 2 & 4, 6:30-8:30 pm
Fee and Code: $69, XARTP 069


Creating Portraits: It’s All About The Light

Patricia Hart Zackman, instructor, professional photographer

Learn simple techniques for creating great portraits. Explore hard light vs. soft light, natural light vs. artificial light, on and off camera flash. Learn when and how to enhance light. Other topics include making your subject comfortable and minimizing flaws. Investigate and create a variety of portrait types including self-portrait and portraits that tell a story without showing the subject’s face. A DSLR camera is required for this class. 3 SESSIONS

Sat, Mar 23-Apr 6, 10 am-noon
Fee and Code: $89, XARTP 099


Lightroom

Kevin Burkitt, Brookdale media technology specialist; photographer

Now that you’ve taken pictures you probably want a way to store, catalog, and edit them. To do so you need a robust application like Adobe Lightroom. Come learn the basics of Lightroom and how you can take your photography to the next level using this powerful storage and editing software.

Sat, Apr 13, 10 am-2 pm
Fee and Code: $69, XARTP 102


Photographs: Framing, Naming, And Pricing

Patricia Hart Zackman, instructor, professional photographer

You’ve captured the ideal image, now take the next steps to display your photos with maximum impact. Join professional photographer, Patricia Hart Zackman to discuss formatting, printing, and framing. See how the same image looks different in various formats. Discuss the many options for framing. Finally, find out what’s in a name and how to price your work for sale.

Tues, May 7, 6-8 pm
Fee & Code: $29, XARTP 106


Sunrise Photography: A Beginner’s Guide

Kevin Burkitt, Brookdale media technology specialist; photographer

Calling all early risers! Join landscape photographer Kevin R. Burkitt to photograph the sunrise over the fishing pier in Belmar.  First class meets on the Lincroft campus for a lesson in using your camera’s manual mode. Second class meets at the pier to capture the magic of nature in action. Note: This class is for Canon and Nikon DSLR cameras or Fuji, Olympus, or Sony Mirrorless DSLR cameras.  Please no point and shoot or fixed lens cameras. If you have questions about your camera email kburkitt@brookdalecc.edu for more information. Rain date is May 18th. Please note: no refund will be given if rain date is used. 2 SESSIONS

Fri, May 10, 6-8 pm (Lincroft) AND Sat, May 11, 5-7 am at 2nd and Ocean Avenues in Belmar
Fee and Code: $69, XARTP 104


Sunset Photography: A Beginner’s Guide

Kevin Burkitt, Brookdale media technology specialist; photographer

End your day on a beautiful note! Join landscape photographer Kevin R. Burkitt to learn the secrets of shooting stunning sunset photos. First class meets on the Lincroft campus for a lesson in using your camera’s manual mode. Second class meets at a waterfront location where you will use your skills to create striking sunset photos. Note: This class is for Canon and Nikon DSLR cameras or Fuji, Olympus, or Sony Mirrorless DSLR cameras.  Please no point and shoot or fixed lens cameras. If you have questions about your camera email kburkitt@brookdalecc.edu for more information. Rain date is May 19th. Please note: no refund will be given if rain date is used. 2 SESSIONS

Fri, May 17, 6-8 pm (Lincroft) AND Sat, May 18, 5-7 pm Memorial Park, Neptune City
Fee and Code: $69, XARTP 105


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