Basic Photo Editing Workshops

Join Source Photography’s Basic Photo Editing Workshop, a comprehensive, hands-on instructional workshop designed to teach you the fundamentals of editing and retouching your photographs, and how to apply what you learn the next time you take and edit photos. During our 3-hour instructional workshop we will teach you how to use your photo editing software’s most important features, settings, and how each one affects your photo. The session primarily focuses on teaching you how to edit your images, but the instruction will also apply to how you take photos in the future. Decisions made before you press the shutter button have a dramatic impact on your final image, so our Basic Photo Editing Workshop not only helps you create a fantastic final image, it will change your approach to actual picture-taking and improve your overall photography skills.

Basic Photo Editing Workshop

Workshop #3 in the Source Photography Workshop Series™

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Source Photography’s Basic Photo Editing Workshop is a comprehensive, hands-on instructional workshop designed to teach you the fundamentals of editing and retouching your photographs, and how to apply what you learn the next time you take and edit photos.

During Source Photography's Basic Photo Editing Workshop, you will learn how to edit and retouch your images to produce photos that POP!  

During Source Photography's Basic Photo Editing Workshop, you will learn how to edit and retouch your images to produce photos that POP!

 

During our 3-hour instructional workshop we will teach you how to use your photo editing software’s most important features, settings, and how each one affects your photo. The session primarily focuses on teaching you how to edit your images, but the instruction will also apply to how you take photos in the future. Decisions made before you press the shutter button have a dramatic impact on your final image, so our Basic Photo Editing Workshop not only helps you create a fantastic final image, it will change your approach to actual picture-taking and improve your overall photography skills.

The session covers basic photo editing techniques that apply to any editing software you currently use, including Lightroom, Aperture, Photoshop, iPhoto, and others.

What We Will Teach You

Our workshop will give you a practical overview and specific techniques covering basic editing terminology, workflow, and the most important and useful software functions, including:

  • Use of the Histogram
  • White Balance
  • Exposure
  • Highlights
  • Shadows
  • Whites
  • Blacks
  • Clarity
  • Vibrance
  • Saturation

We will teach you basic touch-up techniques such as softening skin tones, improving color and tone, increasing contrast for sharper images, cropping, and applying creative filters to make images compelling and dynamic.

Source Photography’s Basic Photo Editing Workshop is held inside our private Walnut Creek Studio. We keep our class size small to ensure that you receive plenty of personalized instruction from our professional photographers. We believe the best method for learning is a hands-on approach, so you will be editing your photos throughout the workshop to put into practice what you are learning as you learn it. Be prepared to create dramatically improved photos!

Our award-winning pro photographers will teach you how to take any color photograph and convert it to into a beautiful back-and-white stunner.

Our award-winning pro photographers will teach you how to take any color photograph and convert it to into a beautiful back-and-white stunner.

What We Will Provide

  • Friendly instructors who are seasoned professional photographers & editors
  • A comfortable photography studio environment
  • Access to power to run your laptops or tablet
  • Instructional handouts
  • Notepads and pens
  • Non-alcoholic beverages

What You Will Need To Bring

  • Your laptop or tablet, with several of your digital photographs and any photo editing software
  • An eagerness to learn how to edit and improve the photos you take

Whether you are new to photo editing or just want to develop your skills, Source Photography’s Basic Photo Editing Workshop will give you the practical instruction and hands-on learning experience you need to improve your final images. Check out our upcoming workshops and sign up today!

We’ll make you a better photographer – Guaranteed!™