Last year we offered Free Photo Talks prior to the Festival.
We are working on details for 2017, but though you might like to see a sample of what we offered last year:
PHOTOGraphie Pre-Festival Photo Talks are free to all community members, photo enthusiasts & youth.
Sunday, October 2nd 11:00am – 12:30pm
YOUTH PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
For details on this workshop, exclusively for High School youth (Grades 8-12), visit our youth page
Sunday, October 2nd 2:00pm – 3:30pm
PRO TIPS – HOW TO CHOOSE A WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER
Choosing a wedding photographer can be a daunting task. Kendra will be breaking down common barriers and challenges couples face, such as understanding different photography styles; finding work couples can connect with; and what questions to ask when interviewing a photographer who may potentially be capturing the big day.
Instructor: KENDRA COUPLAND, International Award-Winning Wedding Photographer www.lovetreephotography.ca
Registration: FREE (barcode 149039)
Thursday, October 13th 5:30pm – 7:00pm
PRO TIPS – USING FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY
Change the way you think about flash photography! Is it possible to achieve good quality images with on camera flash? What is off camera flash? Discover the possibilities of your flash and get some action ideas that will immediately improve your flash photography.
Instructor: LEN GRINKE, CPA, Award Winning Portrait Specialist www.grinkecreative.com
Registration: FREE (barcode 149040)
Sunday, October 16th 2:00pm – 3:30pm
PRO TIPS – PHOTOGRAPHING BIRDS
Learn from a seasoned lens-man how to best approach photographing large birds of prey such as eagles and owls, as well as smaller challenges such as hummingbirds. Jason will be going over clever techniques he uses to capture these often elusive feathered creatures, and the gear he uses to accomplish the task.
Instructor: JASON KAZUTA, Advanced Bird Photographer www.instagram.com/confusioncircle
Registration: FREE (barcode 149041)
Thursday, October 20th 5:30pm – 7:00pm
PRO TIPS – HOW TO BEST PHOTOGRAPH CHILDREN
Photographing your children can be rewarding in more ways than one. Learn not only how to successfully photograph your children, but the surprising reason why it’s important to do so! We will review the camera settings required when working with children, and the EIGHT most important things to consider in child photography.
Instructor: ROBERT COATES, MPA, F/PPABC, Child Photographic Artist www.coatesportraitdesign.com
Registration: FREE (barcode 149042)
Sunday, October 23rd 11:00am – 12:30pm
PRO TIPS – BUYING A DIGITAL CAMERA
Confused about all the options? Learn what to look for in your next digital camera. A review of camera options will help you decide what features are best for your needs.
Instructor: LONDON DRUGS www.londondrugs.com
Registration: FREE (barcode 149043)
Sunday, October 23rd 2:00pm – 3:30pm
PRO TIPS – EXOTIC TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY
Exotic travels, Personal journeys… Discover the adventures that lie beyond the horizon, when you embark on assignment to foreign cultures and fascinating destinations. With a spotlight on India, we’ll cover the beauty and personalities that await, along with tips and techniques to create dynamic imagery and beautiful lifelong memories.
Instructor: CRAIG MINIELLY, CPP, MPA, Travel Photographer, Writer, Instructor www.auraphotographics.com
Registration: FREE (barcode 149044)