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Photography Workshops

Led by a. paul cartier

(BFA, Commercial and Art Photographer for over 30 years) 

Bring your Digital Camera (even your Smart or cellphone) and gain some tips and tricks for getting better photos.
to our new Series of Photography workshops!

Understanding your camera: What it does and what it's trying to tell you  

All those numbers in your display - which are the most important, what they mean,  and why you should care.
Understanding of technique, metering, strategies…  

Portraiture: Posing and lighting, what is possible? 

      Lights! Camera! Strike a pose! Ready for the close-up?

      Take portraits beyond the snapshot and DMV. 

Action! Photos!      

      Work with an acrobat/model as she runs through her act!

      Learn strategies for freezing action, showing movement, lighting and composition 

Landscape & Wildlife Photography     

      Tour the backroads of lovely Marin in a van with our intrepid guide Fred Crum. 

PhotoShop Basics for Photographers   

      What are the most important functions used in PhotoShop (and other image- editors)? Learn basic techniques of turning your snapshots into works of art.  Learn about Adjustments/Filters/Layers - and more!  

Copying Stuff: Set up, lighting and exposure  

      Photograph still life, 2D and 3D for art, pleasure, and craigslist.

Bring cameras, questions, and (if you have them)

manuals, tripods, lenses, flash, etc.!

More Info: 415 260 5445

A. Paul Cartier
415 260 5445