Western Carolina University’s Office of Continuing Education will be offering workshops on digital camera basics and processing digital images in the coming weeks.
The first workshop, “Mastering Your Digital Camera,” is designed for the novice digital photographer and will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Jan. 27, in Room 143 of the Cordelia Camp Building. Instructor Gordon Pike will show participants how to take photographs by covering topics such as composition basics, memory cards, camera settings, exposure, resolution, compression, file formats, and color adjustments and white balance. The workshop cost is $59, with lunch included.
The second workshop, “Digital Workflow with Adobe Lightroom,” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Feb. 3 and Feb. 4. Designed for beginner and intermediate photographers, the workshop will provide information on topics such as setting up folders on a hard drive, importing and cataloging images, and sharpening and printing images. Instructor Les Saucier is a nature photographer with more than 30 years of teaching experience. The workshop will be held in Room 137 of Camp Building and the cost is $229.