Intro to Macro & Creative Photography

Date: Saturday, March 15 @ 9:00 am

Where to meet: Seattle Mountaineer Program Center

Activity Fee:
Member: $40.00 / Non Member: $50.00

This class is for all students who want to go beyond the basics of beginning photography and discover the world of close-up and creative photography techniques. This class also includes a hands-on practice session working with the techniques learned in the lecture. So dust off your camera and join in the fun.

Leader Notes
Doors open at 8:30 am. Class will start promptly at 9 am. Bring a sack lunch as there are no nearby places to grab lunch. This class includes hands on practice so be sure to bring your camera gear including a tripod if you have one and also any macro lenses that you may have. Class ends at 4 pm


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I Got a New Camera for Christmas Now What?

Registration is now open for the I Got a New Camera for Christmas Now What? class. This would be a great holiday gift for someone that is getting a new camera!

It doesn’t matter how you came by your camera or how long you have had it the Seattle Branch Photography Committee is here to help. This will be a fun morning, approximately 4 hours, in a hands on workshop that will help you understand and demystify the use and features of your camera. We will also discuss transferring your images to a computer and cover some common basic editing techniques. We will cover Digital-SLR and Digital Point and Shoot cameras. The class instructors are members of the Photography Committee. Additional volunteers will be available to answer questions about your camera. You will need to bring your camera with fully charged batteries, memory card, and the owner’s manual.

When: January 25, 2014; 9:00 a.m.

Member: $40.00 / Non Member: $50.00

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I got a new camera for Christmas

Are you getting a new camera for Christmas? Or maybe you are giving one as a gift? The photography committee is offering a class on January 12th at 9am (clubhouse) to will endeavor to teach you (or gift recipient) how to use all the features of the new camera. Sign up at the Mountaineers Website.