Photography and PhotoShop Classes with Jen Livia

All Workshops are limited to 8 people Max, sign up early to reserve you place. Call the gallery for more information 805-643-6400! To see more samples of Jen's work please click Jen Livia.

All class reservations must be paid in advance and cannot be cancelled or changed less than 72 hours prior to class. Sorry, no exceptions.

“Photography- Getting Comfortable with your Camera Workshop”w/Jen Livia

Private Classes Available Please call for dates (805-643-6400) 

$90 for 2 hour class

Now that you have your camera what do you do with it? This class will take you beyond the basic point image. We will discuss how to capture the image that you see in your head and create great images. This is a great class for beginner photographer and those who need some help. We will decode the various settings in your camera and you will feel confident enough to go shooting on your own once we are finished with class. Part of the class will be discussion based and the other hands on so please bring your camera ready to shoot and walking shoes for our field trip.

 

Intermediate and Advanced Photography w/ Jen Livia

Private Classes Available Please call for dates (805-643-6400)

$90 for 2 hour class

Go Beyond the fundamentals to rally learn what you can do with your camera and additional components.  We will work with capturing an amazing image and the perfect light.  Bring ideas of what you would like to learn and we will explore how you can capture your one vision with your camera.

 

The Art of Photographing your Work w/ Jen Livia

Private Classes Available Please call for dates (805-643-6400)

$90 for 2 hour class

Get the tips on how to photograph your artwork for the best realistic representation of the piece.  This class is appropriate for all types of art both 2-D and 3-D.You will learn lighting techniques to capture your work's colors and textures, what settings your camera should be on and how to use photo editing software to give you images ready for the web and print.  Please come with 2 pieces of art, your camera, tripod and computer with photo editing software.

 

“PhotoShop The Basics and Beyond” w/Jen Livia

Private Classes Available Please call for dates (805-643-6400)

$90 for 2 hour class

This class is for both the beginner and the intermediate students to get a good foundation to understand the many features in PhotoShop, as well as refine your images to improve your final prints. Some of the elements we will cover include layers, adjusting your images, photo filters how to use the masking, adding text and more.Students will gain compositional design knowledge and Photoshop skills that can be applied to any photographic style.Each student will work on their own images and be given individual feedback.

We will also cover all of the steps necessary to go from your raw image to your final printed product. Information on printing options and locations will be covered with a list of recommended places.

In class we will work step by step through design concepts, content, sizing and image manipulation for your own images. Your computer loaded with a photo editing software is Required for this class.

 

Photoshop Special Projects w/ Jen Livia

Private Classes Available Please call for dates (805-643-6400)

 $90 for 2 hour class

This class is for someone who already has a general understanding of Photoshop, layers, pallets and how to navigate the program and has images they need to work on.  Each student is encouraged to bring in images and projects that they are struggling with or just need a second opinion on as well as any questions about the program that you have.  We will work through some questions as a group so we can learn from each other’s challenges and we will work individually to fine tune your personal projects.