Jeff McDonald and Everett Long will present, demonstrate and mentor the class through hands-on practice exercises.
Topics covered will include: camera controls, getting sharp images, changing lenses, proper exposure, automatic and manual exposure modes, auto-focus and manual focus, shutter speed, aperture, ISO, composition, light and shadow, depth of field and capturing motion. Several stations will be arranged for participants’ practice exercises.
Participants are asked to bring their camera with its user manual, charged battery and memory card. The camera should have a manual exposure mode and use interchangeable lenses.
Photography is a an avocation and passion for Long, a retired history professor from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
McDonald’s photography has been recognized with awards at photography exhibitions in the U.S., Australia, Canada, Europe and Asia. His photographic interests include black and white, long exposure, landscape, architecture, street and still-life photography.