Workshops

The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift- A Lifetime of Beautiful Photos!

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Workshops | Comments Off on The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift- A Lifetime of Beautiful Photos!

When we want photos that truly capture our kids, sometimes an iPhone just doesn’t cut it. If you’re starting to think of the perfect Mother’s Day gift for YOURSELF or the mama in your life, our Introduction to Digital Photography Workshop or our Taking Great Natural Light Photos in Manual (M) Mode Workshop (our next level up) are 3.5 hour afternoon workshops that will return a lifetime of memorable photographs! What mom doesn’t want great photos of the precious and fleeting moments of their kids as they grow up? May 9th 1:00-4:30pm INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY Did you...

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July Events: Introduction to Digital Photography Workshop & Urban Walk Meetup!

Posted by on Jul 1, 2014 in Events, Workshops | Comments Off on July Events: Introduction to Digital Photography Workshop & Urban Walk Meetup!

Hi Mamas, Make sure to join us for our Mamas With Cameras events in July! Summer is a great time to play with your camera and capture those timeless joys of summer! Saturday, July 26thth 1-4:30pm: INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY Did you buy a digital SLR camera but have no idea how to use it outside of the automatic setting? Does the idea of reading an instruction manual make you nauseous? Are you interested in taking amazing pictures of your kids, but feel a bit intimidated by technology? In a few short hours, we’ll ground you in the basic definitions and controls on your digital...

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June and July Events!

Posted by on Jun 9, 2014 in Meeting Details, Workshops | Comments Off on June and July Events!

Hi Mamas, This is a reminder that our free monthly meet up this month will be June 16th, 6:30pm at Golden Gardens. Let’s go enjoy the outdoors! Bring your DSLR camera and get some hands-on practice on the beach at Golden Gardens! We’ll meet at the bathhouse and walk to the beach from there. This is a great opportunity to shoot and practice in the ever-changing summer light. Let us know if you are bringing a little one with you, we’d love to have a few models! UPCOMING WORKSHOPS: -On June 28th, take the next LEAP in your photography and join our well-loved Manual (M)...

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April 28th Meetup: Rock your Camera Phone! May 3rd Photo Exhibit, and the next Intro Workshop!

Posted by on Apr 24, 2014 in Meeting Details, Workshops | Comments Off on April 28th Meetup: Rock your Camera Phone! May 3rd Photo Exhibit, and the next Intro Workshop!

Hi Mamas! We are so excited for our next meetup coming up on Monday, April 28th at Mosaic Coffeehouse in Wallingford (6:30-8:30pm) Let’s face it, we don’t always have our “fancy cameras” on hand when we need them! Sometimes we are so weighed down with kids and gear that all we have are our camera phones. Camera phones can be a great way to have a small moment of creativity in a busy day! Come to our April Meetup where Cecile Tinder of Ava Kai Photography will be presenting on ways to harness the power of your camera phone (iPhone or Android) and Instagram to get more beautiful,...

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April Photo Challenge(s), and upcoming dates!

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014 in Assignments, Meeting Notes, Workshops | Comments Off on April Photo Challenge(s), and upcoming dates!

Hi Mamas! We had so much fun at last night’s meet up with Nicole from Orange Anchor Photography on the subject of COLOR! The big take away, you don’t TAKE photos with color, you make them! You do this by thinking about the location and coordinating the colors and accessories on your subject to be at the opposite end of the color wheel from your back drop (aka a magneta dress against green grass). Use a color wheel to determine contrast.   Vivid color in photos is achieved by being thoughtful about the backdrop and outfit coordination, but also about being intentional about...

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Monday October 28th Meetup: Guest Speaker Lynette Johnson, and Workshop Updates

Posted by on Oct 14, 2013 in Announcements, Meeting Details, Workshops | Comments Off on Monday October 28th Meetup: Guest Speaker Lynette Johnson, and Workshop Updates

Hi Mamas, We are excited to see you all again for our first Fall meetup! We are absolutely THRILLED to welcome one of Seattle’s most inspiring photographers: Lynette Johnson! Lynette has over 20 years of experience as a much sought-after family and wedding photographer. She has been featured in People Magazine and in news outlets around the world for her incredible work with the Soulumination Foundation. She will be speaking about the way she captures special moments in a natural way. It’s perfect timing for capturing those special Fall moments! We hope you’ll...

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