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October 16, 2011

Nikonians Academy Europe tops off 2011 with variety of workshops

Nikonians-Academy-EU_100.jpgHayo Baan, Head Instructor of the Nikonians Academy Europe, tells us the closing months of 2011 are full of informative and exciting workshops. He also fills us in on plans for next year.

New image processing workshop and revised camera body workshops!
ImageProcessing_200.jpgLearn essential digital workflow, colour management and post processing techniques to improve your images using either Capture NX2, Adobe Camera Raw/Lightroom, and/or Photoshop — In the Netherlands and Belgium we are introducing an all-new workshop on image processing, focusing on those techniques, essential to the photographer.

The Essential Image Processing Techniques post processing workshop is suitable for people using either Nikon Capture NX2, Adobe Camera Raw/Lightroom and/or Adobe Photoshop and is planned on Sunday 6 November in Utrecht and on Saturday 12 November in Antwerp.

Camera Body Workshops
Body20Workshop_200.jpgJoin us as we go in depth to unlock the potential of the amazing Nikon D7000, D300/D300s, D700, and D3/D3s/D3x cameras — Yes-- you did read it correctly-- our new and revised camera body workshop now also covers the popular D7000.

The new Master your D7000, D300/D300S, D700, D3/D3S/D3X In Depth camera workshop will be given on Sunday 13 November in Antwerp and on Saturday 26 November in Utrecht.

Harness the power of Nikon flash systems
flash_workshop_200.jpgLearn to use Nikon's innovative wireless flash system — To Learn all about the Nikon flash system, come join us on Saturday 5 November in Utrecht for our Master the Nikon i-TTL Flash System workshop.

The workshop progresses — adding elaborate set-ups for portraiture and product photography towards the end. All the way through, you will have plenty of time to ask the questions that are specific to your equipment, your area of interest and your photographic aspirations.

This is an in-depth workshop which covers the subject in a thorough manner that you will find highly rewarding. We strive for a friendly relaxed atmosphere were the emphasis is on learning, sharing and inspiring.

Amazing location—Amazing techniques
4nude_175.jpg Learn techniques to create appealing and artistic nude and beauty photography — Join Pascal Baetens on his Artistic Nude / Beauty photography workshop on 7–11 July 2012 in Arles, France.

During this five day workshop, you will be given the chance to create a unique collection of images in an exclusive location.

Supported by daily feedback, demonstrations and expert tips from Pascal Baetens and his team, you will learn to fine tune your ideas and techniques so that you can go back home with a unique and strong collection of images.

UK Workshops
Portraiture_200.jpgShoot better portraits using a wide range of traditional and contemporary techniques — John has added two new dates for his Digital Portraiture weekend workshop.

He'll be in London (Hammersmith 29+30 October and in Manchester on 19+20 November.

At key points during these two days, we will look at the work of a range of different photographers (some famous and others contemporary) who’s style and approach illustrate the major techniques you will learn to use in the workshop. Throughout the workshop, the Instructor will guide you through the process and provide positive feedback. You will be encouraged to look and learn from your images and experiment as much as you can.

A great way to get to grips with your high-end Nikon DSLR’s Hi ISO capabilities. Blues_04a_200.jpgExperience a real life “Photo Assignment” working with your fellow Nikonians and collaborating with the Tenby Blues Festival organization.

Produce stunning performance images while listening to fabulous Blues music! — Shoot exclusive during the performances and back stage at the Tenby Blues Festival (Fri 11– Mon 14 November).

Italy Workshops
Glamour_3_175.jpgPhotography is not only technique, but technique is important.

Learn the fundamentals of glamour photography and enhance your skills in communication aspects.

Giuseppe Circhetta has added a new date for his Glamour Photography workshop on 28 and 29 January 2012.

You will enjoy the many opportunities of shooting in Legnano, a small village 15 minutes away from the city of Milan with the availability of a studio and different locations.

To give you an idea of the workshop and the models, look at Giuseppe's blog for some photos and backstage impressions of our 10-11 September 2011 workshop and models.

Germany Workshops
Knackscharftour_200.jpgLearn how to become a better Photographer — the Knackscharf 2011 tour with the two famous German Podcasters “Paddy” and “der Stilpirat”, visiting seven major German cities between October and December.

Posted by flashdeadline at October 16, 2011 7:46 PM