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Nexus

Professional Development for Self-Taught Artists

2019 NEXUS FILMMAKing

TECHNICAL TRAINING SCHEDULE

PHOTO CAMERA 101

4 Sessions

January 7.9.15.17

6PM - 7:30PM

INSTRUCTOR

Tomas Leal

Learn the basic elements of DSLR camera use, lenses, and vocabulary.  Participants will build and expand their knowledge of the digital photography process, and build a foundation for visual expression through still images.

Each session will include a short lecture or demonstration, creative practice and time for questions and answers.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.


LIGHTING TECHNIQUES

1 Session

January 22

6PM - 7:30PM

INSTRUCTOR

Tomas Leal

Join photographer Tomas Leal for an introduction to basic lighting techniques as well as product photography. Participants will learn the difference between natural and studio lighting effects with special emphasis on light source.

Each session will include a short lecture or demonstration, creative practice and time for questions and answers.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.


Adobe LIGHTROOM BASICS

1 Session

January 30

6PM - 7:30PM

INSTRUCTOR

Katherina Vang

Join photographer Katherina Vang for an introduction Adobe Light Room. Participants will learn how to upload and save files, and use folders and collections to organize work.

Each session will include a short lecture or demonstration, creative practice and time for questions and answers.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.


Adobe PHOTOSHOP BASICS

Join photographer Katherina Vang for an introduction to Adobe Photoshop. Participants will learn how to use Photoshop tools to touch up photo portraits.

Each session will include a short lecture or demonstration, creative practice and time for questions and answers.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

1 Session

January 31

6PM - 7:30PM

INSTRUCTOR

Katherina Vang


Nexus is made possible due to the generous support of the McKnight Foundation and the MInnesota State Arts Board Arts Learning Program.