Adult steam classes

Photo Restoration

Do you have a stack of older photos that you want to digitize and restore? Maybe you have an old black and white photo that you would like to colorize? These are just some of the exciting topics covered in our Photo Restoration class! Topics will include how to import photos to a computer, including optimizing scanning settings to make restoration easier; how to "diagnose" a photo to decipher the best approach to repairing it; how to use specific techniques for restoring photos; how to print for optimal results; and the best ways to archive the files. Students are encouraged to bring their own damaged photos for evaluation and to experiment on. A basic knowledge of the Windows operating system is required.    

Ages 18+

Dates: Tuesdays, September 19 - November 7 | 8 weeks

Times: 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Members $200 | Non-members $230

 

Digital Darkroom

Whether you are taking pictures with your smart phone, a point-and-shoot digital camera or a full size DSLR, contemporary novice photographers will benefit from learning image editing techniques and how to navigate the digital darkroom. This course offers a practical, hands-on foundation in digital workflow, taking an image from camera to computer. Through demonstrations, lectures and guided tutorials, students will learn fundamental image editing tools such as color corrections, layers, white balance, exposure and other useful skills to perfect your photos. A basic knowledge of the Windows operating system is required as well as a digital camera over five megapixels (this can be cell phone camera!) 


Ages 18+

Dates: Wednesdays, September 20 - November 8 | 8 weeks

Times: 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Members $200 | Non-members $230