“Adventures in Abstract Photography:
An Artistry Techniques Workshop”
Friday & Saturday, June 2 – June 3, 2017
at Mountain Lens Retreat, Hendersonville, NC
The tentative schedule for our time together is:
FRIDAY EVENING: Gather in the Training Room at 6 pm. If you are staying overnight at Mountain Lens Retreat, you may want to arrive earlier to get settled in your room. Check in is at 3 p.m. and check-out is Noon.
Cocktail Hour! We’ll get to know each other over appetizers and your choice of beverages. Susanna will present an Overview of Abstract Art and the Different Genres of Abstract Photography; we’ll explore the concepts of Seeing Abstractly and Translating Your Vision into Abstract Images.
SATURDAY: Begin at 8:00 am
(Coffee, Tea, Fruit, Cheese & Gluten Free Breads will be provided)
Saturday Morning—Session One: Intentional Camera Movement Overview, Equipment and Techniques
Saturday Morning—Session Two: Infrared Overview, Equipment, Techniques
Saturday Morning—Session Three: Abstract Macro Overview, Equipment, Techniques
Saturday Morning—Session Four: Composition Basics Review; Planning Images for Compositing Overview, Equipment, Techniques
Lunch (will be provided—please indicate food preferences or allergies)
Saturday Afternoon—Session One: Hands-On Field Work on Mountain Lens Retreat’s beautiful grounds.
Saturday Afternoon—Session Two: General Post Processing Techniques Overview, Lightroom & Photoshop, Plug-ins, e.g. Topaz, NIK, MacPhun demonstrations.
Saturday Afternoon—Session Three: Genre & Technique Review; Participant Final Image Review.