Introductory Courses

Learn how to get the most out of your digital SLR camera. With this 6 hour course spread over 3 evenings, you will learn how to maximize the potential of your camera and become a better photographer.

The Presenter

Andy Zeltkalns, a member of Muskoka Arts and Crafts, is an avid nature and landscape photographer who has been involved in photography for over 40years.
As a freelance photographer he has been published in a variety of magazines such as, Unique Muskoka, Dockside, Canadian Geographic, Canoeroots, and Sports Illustrated.
Andy looks forward to sharing with you his experience and his passion for photography.
Come out for three evenings of learning and fun!

What this course will cover

Camera set-up
Digital basics (resolution, picture file formats, colour)
Understanding exposure
How to combine shutter speed and aperture to capture motion and manipulate depth of field
Lenses and how to use them effectively
Basic flash photography
Accessories for your camera and camera care
Field tips and techniques for nature and landscape photography

Session two and three will include some hands-on activities to help you practice your photography skills.

Introductory Course 2018

Title: Introduction to Digital SLR Photography
Instructor: Andy Zeltkalns
Dates: Wednesday September 19th, Wednesday September 26th, and Wednesday October 3rd

Time: 7pm-9pm

Location: Muskoka Arts and Crafts, Chapel Gallery, 15 King Street, Bracebridge
Experience: Beginner to intermediate.
Cost: Muskoka Arts and Crafts Members - $113 ($100 + $13 HST); Non-Member - $135.60 ($120 + $15.60 HST)
Includes a 20 page manual which summarizes the course.

(Limit 10 people)

Material List: Digital SLR Camera

Please contact Muskoka Arts and Crafts at (705) 645-5501 or
to register and pay for the course.

Thank You