ADULT SUMMER photo & COMPUTER ARTS


GRAPHIC DESIGN WITH PUNCH
5 SESSIONS
 / THURSDAYS
DATES: JULY 13 - AUG 10, 2017
TIME: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
FEE: $160.00

Instructors: Dean Field
Competent  computer skills required.  Increase effectiveness in commercial graphics by working on layout design, creation of copy, and review marketplace evaluations / media kit analysis. Grasp the psychology of support media and multi-page brochure design, including use of photography and art. Develop graphics for books that include a dust cover, hard cover, title page and the first page of chapter one design possibilities. Work on MAC. Needed materials: Medium size sketch pad, 2B & 6B pencils, kneaded eraser, box of crayons or color pencils, a pack of copier paper 24lb., roll of scotch-tape. Mid-size personal lap-tops are acceptable.

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SFX COSTUME DESIGN
6 SESSIONS / THURSDAYS
DATE: JULY 13 - AUG 17, 2017
TIME: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
FEE: $195.00

Instructor:  Blake Lichtenberger
Learn how to design, create and construct SFX armor suits and sci-fi costumes for major motion pictures, Comic Con or the television industry. Discover the multiple techniques of foam crafting in a step by step process to create realistic and complex art forms designed for moving actors on any theatrical or film set. Using the latest software, tools, and trade tips available, turn your ideas into a fully formed and armored fan fictional character, in a wildly exciting design course you can’t miss out on!

**CLASS NOW CLOSED.


3D MODELING & RENDERING 
6 SESSIONS / SATURDAYS
DATES: JULY 15 - AUG 19, 2017
TIME: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
FEE: $195.00

Instructor: Angel Villacis 
Start to build a career in 3D computer graphics and discover all aspects of both visual effects and the game pipeline, from 3D figures to 3D printing. Learn how to model, texture, light and compose in 3D using computer generated images. Understand the fundamentals of basic modeling; both hard surface and organic. You will also learn the principles of creating materials to create realism in your models and light them accordingly to create portfolio ready work. Software you will learn will be 3DS Max, Mental Ray , Photoshop, Maya. 


Images by Jessica Tyner

Images by Jessica Tyner

PRO PHOTO INTENSIVE
3 SESSIONS / THURSDAYS

DATES: AUG 3, 10, 17 2017
TIME: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
FEE: $135.00

Instructor: Jess Tyner, Owner / J. Tyner Studio
Class 1: Get Great Shots, Using What You've Got!
In this 3 part series students will learn how to take great photographs overall. Class focus will be on the basics of your WB and ISO settings, aperture and shutter speed, electing auto-focus point and manual focus and color temperatures of light. Review inspirational slides of great macro photography to understand why they work! 

Class 2: Shooting in the Great Outdoors / weather permitting (may swap with class 3)
Learn how to capture a great image of something 'still' such as flora and fauna, and then move to moving objects. Learn how to use fill cards, backgrounds, framing, and sun vs. shadow to create dazzling effects. There will be a critique on monitor screen of some photos taken (if time allows).

Class 3: Smashing Results for Indoor Photography
Learn how to see and find great natural and available light, lighting by standard room light, and by windows, etc. This workshop will include basic composition with backgrounds, people, pets and objects, with demonstrations. Learn about the rule of thirds, leading lines, color and texture, frame fill, avoiding center shots, editing, processing and printing your photos. Materials to Bring: Any camera or cell phone! 

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Images by Jessica Tyner

Images by Jessica Tyner

PRO PHOTO INTENSIVE
3 SESSIONS /
 THURSDAYS
DATES: AUG 3, 10, 17 2017
TIME: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
FEE: $135.00

Instructor: Jess Tyner, Owner / J. Tyner Studio
Class 1:  Creating Images that Sell!
Learn how to easily take eye catching photos that sell something on: eBay, craigslist, real estate, e-commerce. Students will discover what makes great selling portraits that people want to buy, including touching lightly on wedding/event coverage. View a slideshow of great photos of: cars, artwork, crafts, furniture, portrait, events, wedding, landscapes, and architecture, with a brief review of: camera buying, WB and ISO, Aperture and Shutter Speed, auto focus point, manual focus, composition. 

Class 2: Photographing in Nightlight / weather permitting (can swap with class 3) 
Learn how to use background material for your work space outside (safely), how to work with people: (via a live fashion model), using flex fill and fill cards: white, silver, gold, one vs. multiples, scrims, diffusion, shade, using multiple modifiers at once. Learn how to avoid flares, use fill flash and what the best times of eve to shoot are.

Class 3: Capturing Everyday Objects Indoors
Learn how to photograph your artwork, ceramics and jewelry or just about anything you would like to promote using just window light. Key focus will be on reflectivity, bouncing and diffusing light, creating multiple light sources from one ambient light and how to use household flash bulbs. Become efficient in using gear, basic modifiers for flashes on and off camera, light stands, sync connections, umbrellas and boxes and adapters. Materials to Bring: Any camera or cell phone! 

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Summer Workshop Refund Policy: For workshops that meet 5 or more times: 100% Refund will be given if dropped prior to the first class/session series. 80% Refund will be given if dropped after the first class. No refund will be given once a second workshop class has commenced. For Workshops that meet 4 or fewer sessions: 100% refund will be given if dropped prior to the first class. No refund will be allotted once a workshop class has commenced. All refunds must be done in writing and be received before the start of the session as listed. Workshop drops will not be accepted by phone.