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Jan
29
Dog Walk at Capital Spring Dog Park

Join the Camera Company Photographers Group at the Capital Spring Dog Park and practice capturing images of our furry friends. This is a free event sponsored by the Camera Company Photographers Group

1:00 - 3:00 PM CT
Feb
4
Mastering Your DSLR or Mirrorless Camera Hands-on Workshop

This workshop is great for photographers who recently got a camera and those who have been shooting in Auto mode or Manual mode but seek better results.

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM CT
Feb
7
Nikon Camera Basics

During this 2-hour in person class, we will explore the settings on your Nikon camera and different controls and menu settings.

5:30 - 7:30 PM CT
Feb
8
Lake Superior North Shore Winter Photo Workshop, February 8-10, 2023

Winter is an amazing time along the North Shore of Minnesota. Join us as we explore shorelines, islands, and waterfalls as they take on a special majesty in the snow and ice. Places we will photograph include Hollow Rock, The Tombolo, Split Rock, Pigeon Falls, and more. If the skies cooperate, we will also do some night sky photography. In addition, we will have daily sessions where we are available to assist you with post-capture processing questions and ideas. These are judgement-free sessions, and we maintain a positive learning environment! Your workshop registration includes: • Personalized, one-on-one attention from our instructors. • All transportation during the workshop. • All entry fees to parks. • Set of Neutral Density filters. • Workshop handouts/materials. And even after you return from the workshop, we provide you with some extras! • You will have the opportunity to be part of the adventure's social media group, so you can continue to learn and share from others you met. • Your instructors will always be available for ongoing support and ideas after you return.

Feb
8
Adobe Lightroom Basics - online session

The class is for those who are just starting to use Lightroom or need to know the basic operation of this powerful photography software

6:00 - 7:30 PM CT
Feb
15
Advanced Adobe Lightroom - Online Session

In this online course, take your Lightroom skills to the next level and learn more about what in-depth features the program has to offer.

6:00 - 7:30 PM CT
Feb
16
Canon Camera Basics

During this 2-hour in person class we will explore the settings on your Canon camera and different controls and menu settings.

5:30 - 7:30 PM CT
Feb
21
Understanding Exposure (ISO, Shutter Speed & Aperture)

This 2-hour class will give you a solid understand of ISO, shutter and aperture and how they work together to give you accurate exposure and give you the artistic look of the image.

5:30 - 7:30 PM CT
Feb
23
Sony Camera Basics

During this 2-hour in person class, we will explore the settings on your Sony camera and different controls and menu settings.

5:30 - 7:30 PM CT
Mar
2
Composition, Changing The Way You Look At Photography

Photography is basically composition and controlling light. During this 2 hour in person class we will explore the composition part of photography. We will also give you the opportunity to have the class critique your images.

5:30 - 7:30 PM CT
May
10
Door County Spring Workshop, May 10-12, 2023

Door County. The name itself conjures images of quaint shoreline towns, idyllic farms with cherry trees, and gorgeous vistas overlooking Lake Michigan. We will be shooting at classic Door County locations, including Cave Point, Peninsula State Park, Sturgeon Bay Lighthouse, Cana Lighthouse (if conditions allow), Tofte Point, and other iconic Door County sites. In addition, we will have daily sessions where we are available to assist you with post-capture processing questions and ideas. These are judgement-free sessions, and we maintain a positive learning environment! Your workshop registration includes: • Personalized, one-on-one attention from our instructors. • All transportation during the workshop. • All entry fees to parks. • Set of Neutral Density filters. • Workshop handouts/materials. And even after you return from the workshop, we provide you with some extras! • You will have the opportunity to be part of the adventure's social media group, so you can continue to learn and share from others you met. • Your instructors will always be available for ongoing support and ideas after you return.

May
30
Badlands Photo Workshop, May 30-June 9, 2023 - Four Elements Photo Adventures

There are few places in North America that are as iconic as the Badlands of South Dakota. From the multi-colored spires and cliffs to the wildlife, grasslands, and some of the darkest skies anywhere - the Badlands have it all. It's a photographer's dream. We will explore iconic locations within the park with this photo workshop, as well as some lesser-known spots. In addition, the Badlands Workshop will take advantage of the park's dark skies to do some night sky photography (depending on weather conditions). In addition, we will have daily sessions where we are available to assist you with post-capture processing questions and ideas. These are judgement-free sessions, and we maintain a positive learning environment! Your workshop registration includes: • Personalized, one-on-one attention from our instructors. • All transportation during the workshop. • All entry fees to parks. • Set of Neutral Density filters. • Workshop handouts/materials. And even after you return from the workshop, we provide you with some extras! • You will have the opportunity to be part of the adventure's social media group, so you can continue to learn and share from others you met. • Your instructors will always be available for ongoing support and ideas after you return.

Jun
13
Lake Superior South Shore Workshop, June 13-16, 2023 - Four Elements Photo Adventures

This workshop concentrates on the South Shore of the Big Lake as summer kicks off. We’ll travel along the shoreline starting in the Porcupine Mountains of Upper Michigan and moving west to the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in Wisconsin. Along the way, we will photograph hidden waterfalls, rugged shorelines, and amazing vistas of the largest lake in the world. If the skies cooperate, we will also do some night sky photography. In addition, we will have daily sessions where we are available to assist you with post-capture processing questions and ideas. These are judgement-free sessions, and we maintain a positive learning environment! Your workshop registration includes: • Personalized, one-on-one attention from our instructors. • All transportation during the workshop. • All entry fees to parks. • Set of Neutral Density filters. • Workshop handouts/materials. And even after you return from the workshop, we provide you with some extras! • You will have the opportunity to be part of the adventure's social media group, so you can continue to learn and share from others you met. • Your instructors will always be available for ongoing support and ideas after you return.

Jul
10
Northwoods Wisconsin Summer Workshop, July 10-12. 2023

Wisconsin’s Northwoods are a true treasure. Deep forests, crystal-clear lakes, wildlife, brilliant sunsets. This three-day workshop is an exposure to the Northwoods with a large focus on post-capture processing. We’ll be shooting around the largest concentration of freshwater lakes in the world! We will spend our evenings shooting along pristine lakes, waterfalls, and in Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. Then we’ll spend most of the following days learning post-capture processing including, file maintenance, workflow, prepping images for printing – and much more. We’ll base our class work out of Natural Spaces Studio – Four Elements instructor Dave Miess’ studio located on the shores of beautiful Ross Allen Lake near Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin. We especially encourage photographers newer to image processing to attend! This is a small-group workshop allowing more interaction with students by the instructors.

Sep
19
Lake Superior North Shore Photo Workshop, September 19-22, 2023 - Four Elements Photo Adventures

This is the ultimate North Shore workshop! We will start our photography on the Canadian border and work our way down along the scenic North Shore. Places we will photograph include Hollow Rock, The Tombolo, Split Rock, Pigeon Falls, and more. If the skies cooperate, we will also do some night sky photography. In addition, we will have daily sessions where we are available to assist you with post-capture processing questions and ideas. These are judgement-free sessions, and we maintain a positive learning environment! Your workshop registration includes: • Personalized, one-on-one attention from our instructors. • All transportation during the workshop. • All entry fees to parks. • Set of Neutral Density filters. • Workshop handouts/materials. And even after you return from the workshop, we provide you with some extras! • You will have the opportunity to be part of the adventure's social media group, so you can continue to learn and share from others you met. • Your instructors will always be available for ongoing support and ideas after you return.

Oct
2
Fall Lake Superior Workshop, October 2-6, 2023 - Four Elements Photo Adventures

Arguably some of the best fall color in the Midwest is along the South Shore of Lake Superior in Upper Michigan. We will photograph the UP in all its autumn beauty during this workshop. We will visit Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, dazzling waterfalls, quiet inland lakes, and more! If the skies cooperate, we will also do some night sky photography. In addition, we will have daily sessions where we are available to assist you with post-capture processing questions and ideas. These are judgement-free sessions, and we maintain a positive learning environment! Your workshop registration includes: • Personalized, one-on-one attention from our instructors. • All transportation during the workshop. • All entry fees to parks. • Set of Neutral Density filters. • Workshop handouts/materials. And even after you return from the workshop, we provide you with some extras! • You will have the opportunity to be part of the adventure's social media group, so you can continue to learn and share from others you met. • Your instructors will always be available for ongoing support and ideas after you return.

Oct
9
Door County Fall, October 9-11, 2023 - Four Elements Photo Adventures

Door County. The name itself conjures images of quaint shoreline towns, idyllic farms with cherry trees, and gorgeous vistas overlooking Lake Michigan. We will be shooting at classic Door County locations, including Cave Point, Peninsula State Park, Sturgeon Bay Lighthouse, Cana Lighthouse (if conditions allow), Tofte Point, and other iconic Door County sites. In addition, we will have daily sessions where we are available to assist you with post-capture processing questions and ideas. These are judgement-free sessions, and we maintain a positive learning environment! Your workshop registration includes: • Personalized, one-on-one attention from our instructors. • All transportation during the workshop. • All entry fees to parks. • Set of Neutral Density filters. • Workshop handouts/materials. And even after you return from the workshop, we provide you with some extras! • You will have the opportunity to be part of the adventure's social media group, so you can continue to learn and share from others you met. • Your instructors will always be available for ongoing support and ideas after you return.

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Class and Workshop Gift Cards

Not sure what to get that photo enthusiast this year? A Camera Company Class or Workshop gift card is always sure to be a hit! Good towards any Class or Workshop. We will email you a promotional code that will reduce the cost of any Class or Workshop by $50.00. Our in-person classes generally cost $50.00.
Click here to purchase a class gift card.

The Camera Company Photographer's Group
Camera Company Photographers Group

If you would like to meet some great people and go out and have fun shooting pictures while getting some tips and trying out some equipment join our Camera Company Photographer's Group. Every month we find an interesting place to go out and shoot as a group. There is no cost or commitment to joining our group.

Click here to check out our Photographer's Group Facebook page.

The Camera Company Photographer's Group
Four Elements Photo Adventures

We have partnered with Four Elements Photo Adventures to offer world-class photo workshops. Their instructors Cassius Callender, Mike Murray, and Dave Miess have decades of experience not only behind the viewfinder but also putting boots on rocks at their adventure locations.

Their objective is not only to make you a better photographer, but also to make sure you have fun and become part of a group of friendly, non-judgmental group of photographers..

Camera Company customers receive a 10% discount on their first Four Elements Workshop! Just use Coupon Code CC2022 when checking out!
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