PHOTOGRAPHY CLASSES TAUGHT BY NANCY KAYE:
A variety of photography classes taught by Nancy Kaye are now open for registration. Nancy Kaye is a professional journalistic photographer, exhibited artist, and experienced teacher. She has classes for various levels and interests. These classes are offered on a regular basis. Full details and dates for current and upcoming sessions are on her website. Questions welcomed!
BEGINNING PHOTOGRAPHY, all about understanding your camera, meets 5 evenings plus a daytime meeting for hands-on camera practice. Class covers skills needed to master control of your camera - film or digital - with step-by-step instruction. Students learn how to operate their cameras on manual settings, how to best use automatic modes, creativity of stop or blur motion, ISO, white balance, depth of field, and using flash. Offered through LA Valley College Community Services. (Next session starts Tues 3/7 and offered at LAVC on an ongoing basis)
INTERMEDIATE PHOTOGRAPHY/MOVING BEYOND SNAPSHOTS, all about improving your photography and going beyond making snapshots, meets 5 evenings plus a daytime group photo trip. Class is about creativity and making dynamic images. Topics include visual composition, bringing meaning to images, lighting, perspective, camera angle, lenses, creative use of f-stop, shutter speed, and filters. (Next session starts 4/18 through LA Valley College Community Services and offered on an ongoing basis)
CREATING A PHOTO ESSAY is all about visual storytelling and the impact of grouping photos by story or theme. This is for anyone interested in photography and wanting to work on a personal photo project. This small group photo class will provide feedback, guidance, and inspiration. Any type of camera may be used. (Next session starts 4/20 at Santa Monica Community College Community Education and is offered on an ongoing basis)
SHOOT & REVIEW is a series of photo group outings to take pictures and meetings to review and discuss those photos. This is a fun and social opportunity to explore new places with your camera and do street photography with the support of a group and guidance of a teacher. The photo workshop is organized independently and sign up is directly with Nancy Kaye. Cost is very reasonable for this sort of small group. Please contact me for more details.