Upcoming APC workshops and classes

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The APC continues to provided great educational and creative workshops/events to take your photography to the next level. The following is a list of upcoming classes available to our APC members.

For more info or to RSVP, please click visit the corresponding links below. All links will direct you to our members only Meetup site .

APC Class: Playing with Photoshop: Layers & Merging with Peter Gatt

TUESDAY APRIL 11, 2017 – 7:00 PM

Riddim Fitness Wellness Centre & Fitness Studio,
845 Westney Road South, Unit #7, Ajax, ON

COST: $20.00 / PER PERSON

What you will Learn:

  • Overview of file types
  • Selection tools
  • Text and text effects
  • Working with Layers
  • Merging two photos together
  • Creating black and white images
  • Panorama merging and corrections
  • You will follow along doing examples and selective exercises
  • Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate

What you will need:
Laptop with Photoshop CS5 or 6 or CC   or Photoshop Elements
If you don’t have a laptop you are welcome to come team up with a member and take notes.
Pen, Paper and Creative Imagination

APC CLASS: Photo Review & Preparing for Printing with Peter Gatt

TUESDAY APRIL 18, 2017 – 7:00 PM

Riddim Fitness Wellness Centre & Fitness Studio,
845 Westney Road South, Unit #7, Ajax, ON

COST: $20.00 / PER PERSON

Photo Review  &  Preparing for Printing with Peter Gatt

What you will learn:

  • Image feedback from peers and instructor
  • Learning to apply suggested image improvements with the adjustments learned from previous Photoshop and Lightroom classes
  • Images can be from previous Photo Clinics
  • Understanding common errors
  • Preparing for printing:
  • Calibrations and Profiles
  • Image resizing
  • Image Conversion
  • Resolution
  • Colour Space
  • Exporting from Photoshop or Lightroom
  • Archiving, Paper types
  • Talk about good home photo printers

What you will need:
Laptop with Photoshop CS5 or 6 or CC   or Photoshop Elements
If you don’t have a laptop you are welcome to come team up with a member and take notes.
Pen, Paper and Creative Imagination

APC Class: Playing with Photoshop: Adjustment Layers with Peter Gatt

TUESDAY MAY 2, 2017 – 7:00 PM

Riddim Fitness Wellness Centre & Fitness Studio,
845 Westney Road South, Unit #7, Ajax, ON

COST: $20.00 / PER PERSON

What you will Learn:

  • Perspective corrections 
  • How to create an Adjustment Layer 
  • Working with a Masking Layer 
  •  Levels as an Adjustment Layer 
  • Replacing The Sky 
  • Selective Black & White 
  • Hue and Saturation as an Adjustment Layer 
  •  Creative Black and White

You will follow along doing examples and selective exercises.

What you will need:
Laptop with Photoshop CS5 or 6 or CC   or Photoshop Elements
If you don’t have a laptop you are welcome to come team up with a member and take notes.
Pen, Paper and Creative Imagination

APC Class: Playing with Photoshop: Image Touch Ups with Peter Gatt

TUESDAY MAY 9, 2017 – 7:00 PM

Riddim Fitness Wellness Centre & Fitness Studio,
845 Westney Road South, Unit #7, Ajax, ON

COST: $20.00 / PER PERSON

What you will Learn:

  • Changing Canvas size 
  • Creative effective boarders 
  • Healing Brush 
  • Changing Eye Colour 
  • Whitening Teethes 
  • Reducing Wrinkles 
  •  Adding Make-Up 
  • Colourizing Black and white image 
  • Colour correction for skin tones

You will follow along doing examples and selective exercises.

What you will need:
Laptop with Photoshop CS5 or 6 or CC   or Photoshop Elements
If you don’t have a laptop you are welcome to come team up with a member and take notes.
Pen, Paper and Creative Imagination

Upcoming APC workshops and classes

APC - Meetup

The APC continues to provided great educational and creative workshops to take your photography to the next level. The following is a list of upcoming workshops available to our APC members.

For more info or to RSVP, please click visit the corresponding links below. All links will direct you to our members only Meetup site .

APC Novice Class “Basic Lighting & Exposure­ Review
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 – 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
McLean Community Center, 95 Magill Drive, Ajax, ON

Price: Free to all APC members

APC PHOTO CLASS : COMPOSITION Part 1
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 – 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
McLean Community Center, 95 Magill Drive, Ajax, ON

Price: Free to all APC members

APC Workshop: Creative Hands On – Off Camera Flash with Michael Willems

Saturday, November 14, 2015 – 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Ajax Rotary Park, 177 LAKE DRIVEWAY WEST AJAX, ON

Price: $25.00 /per person

Be sure to frequent our website and Meetup page to keep up to date on all the latest APC workshops.

APC Photo Class : Composition (part 1)

With a new year upon us, the APC is back in full swing and that means our photo classes are ready to continue on to 2015.

As always,  Ron Pereux will be running this class in two parts and it is free to all APC members ($10 non member fee).

In this class, Ron will be going over some of the fundamentals of composition including the difference from “Looking and Seeing” , the Four Essential Components of Composition, understanding the Rules and Guidelines, organizing Space and much, much more. Please bring your Cameras, Notepad and pens.

Part one will be held Thursday, January 8th at 6:30 PM at AJAX ROTARY PARK  [177 LAKE DRIVEWAY WEST, AJAX, ON]. Part two will be scheduled for a later date.

For a class outline and to RSVP for this event, please visit our meetup site APC Photo Class: Composition – Part 1

 

APC Novice Class – Understanding Exposure

The Ajax Photography Club will once again be providing a ‘Understanding Exposure’ class this November. Ron Pereux will be running this class in two parts and it is free to all APC members. In this class, Ron will be going over some of the fundamentals of exposure including The Exposure Triangle, The Characteristics and Properties of Light, The Basics and Properties of Color, Measuring Exposure and much, much more. Please bring your Cameras, Notepad and pens.

Part one will be held Thursday, November 6th, 2014 at 6:30 PM and Part two will be held Thursday, November 20th, 2014 at 6:30 PM at AJAX ROTARY PARK  [177 LAKE DRIVEWAY WEST, AJAX, ON].

For a class outline and to RSVP for this event, please visit our meetup site APC Novice Class – Understanding Exposure