Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Set the date for my next photoshop course!

Two Day Beginner Photoshop for Photographers
I've set the dates for my next two day beginner photoshop course. If you are interested in attending, please contact me via the methods below. For those in Fredericton, as soon as I know if there are any carpool opportunities I will let you know.
Please feel free to forward the info on to anyone else who may be interested.

Details:
Sunday May 24, Sunday May 31st 9-4:30pm on both days
Location: V.A. Snow Centre, Hamton
Cost: $150, includes a comprehensive manual complete with all information/techniques covered with illustrations.

About the Course
As a user of Photoshop on a daily basis over the past ten years, I will teach you all the basic Photoshop tools and techniques you can use to manipulate and enhance your images.

During the course, you will learn
-all the basic tools(crop, selection, move, brushes, etc)
-how to resize images for various uses(print, email, online)
-the various file formats and when to use them
-how to use layers to combine images
-adding text to images
-proper techinques and tools to retouch, adjust, color correct, and sharpen
your images
-retouching old photographs
-how to hand color images

and tons of other fun and creative ways to make your photographs look great!

Assignments will be given to complete during the week between classes to give you time to work on the skills and knowledge gained.

To see some of the images created during my last workshop go here:
http://www.noelchenier.ca/GALLERY/photoshop

Required for the course:
-A mac or PC laptop with the following software installed
-Photoshop CS/CS2/CS3/CS4
or Photoshop Elements version 5.0 or higher
If you have not yet purchased a version of photoshop, you can download
demo software here: www.adobe.com
(you will need to register for an adobe ID, but you then can get access
to lots of stuff) NOTE-THE DOWNLOADS ARE A THIRTY DAY TRIAL, WHICH STARTS ONCE YOU DOWNLOAD THE DEMO, NOT WHEN YOU INSTALL IT. SO IF YOU ARE GOING TO USE THE DEMO VERSION, DOWNLOAD IT THE WEEK BEFORE THE COURSE!
-images, and lots of em! Pictures of people, textures, etc. A full list of
required shots will be given, I will also provide examples for students to
work on.



To register for a course contact Noel by any of the following methods

best- email: nchenier@nbnet.nb.ca
Phone: 657-FOTO(3686)

Head to http://www.learnphoto.ca/ for more info on the courses, student
testimonials, etc.

To see some of the awesome work done by some of my students, head to
http://www.noelchenier.ca/GALLERY/

ABOUT NOEL CHENIER
Noel Chenier is an award winning staff photographer for the New Brunswick
Telegraph Journal. His work has appeared in newspapers and magazines across
North America, and can be viewed on his website at http://www.noelchenier.ca
Noel has a Bachelors of Adult Education from the University of New
Brunswick and was previously a part time photography instructor at the New
Brunswick College of Craft and Design in Fredericton.
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Noel Chenier
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Photographer and teacher
Portfolio
http://www.noelchenier.ca
Photography Courses Website
http://www.learnphoto.ca
Noel’s Photo Tips Blog
http://noelchenier.blogspot.com
Contact Email:
nchenier@nbnet.nb.ca


1 comment:

Digital Art Photography for Dummies said...

The fire twirling is great.

--Matt Bamberg, Author, http://www.amazon.com/Quick-Secrets-Create-Winning-Photographs/dp/1598639021