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Milky Way Photography Workshop with Lightroom Classic CC Instruction

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Eleven Mile State Park

4229 County Road 92

Colorado Springs, CO 80827

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2019 Milky Way Photography Workshop with Lightroom Classic CC Instruction.

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Capture the Majesty of the Milky Way & Create Stunning Images with Lightroom Classic CC Instruction!

The first time you see the Milky Way on the back of your camera on a clear night, it's truly an exhilarating experience!

Hosted By: www.Image10photographic.com

Join us April 5th - 6th for the kick off of the Milky Way Photography Season this April during new moon when the skies are at their darkest!

This workshop will give you the building blocks for photographing the night sky, location planning, best equipment to use plus a comprehensive classroom instruction on how to enhance your images using Lightroom Classic CC and much more!

We will focus on wide-field astrophotography, which can best be described as landscape photography in the dark, with an emphasis on capturing brilliant Milky Way images using wide-angle lenses.

Day 1: Includes 2 hours of classroom instruction followed by a shooting session at a dark sky location near Lake George, Colorado.

Day 2: Includes a 3 hour comprehensive class on how to enhance your images using Lightroom Classic CC.

Beginner to Advanced photographers will benefit from this workshop.

What You’ll Learn:

  • The best times to photograph the Milky Way
  • How to find the best dark sky location
  • Best equipment to use
  • How to focus in the dark
  • How to set exposure and ISO
  • Rule of 500
  • Identifying other lights in the night sky

Required Equipment and Accessories :

  • DSLR or mirrorless camera with ISO range to at least 6400 and shutter speeds to at least 30 secs
  • Wide angle lens with a aperture of f/4 or larger and a full frame equivalent of 14 - 35 mm
  • A sturdy tripod
  • Intervalometer, wireless remote or shutter release cord
  • Headlamp with a red filter
  • Small flashlight

Please feel free to contact me through my website www.image10photographic.com if you have ANY questions or need ANY help with your gear or equipment requirements.

Suggested Items:

  • Warm clothes
  • Gloves and hat
  • Snack and beverage

Below is a basic itinerary for these workshops:

Day 1 of the Workshop:

We will meet in the early evening for two hours of classroom instruction about gear, techniques and a equipment review at :

Banning Lewis Ranch Recreation Center, 6885 Vista Del Pico Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80927

Depart for shooting location at 10 pm (Transportation is included)

Arrive at shooting location at 11:30 PM

On-location instruction ( 4 hours)

Return to Colorado Springs, CO (approximately 5 AM)

Day 2 of the Workshop:

We will meet at 1 pm in Colorado Springs for a 3 hour comprehensive class on Lightroom Classic CC at the Banning Lewis Ranch Recreation Center , 6885 Vista Del Pico Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80927

Class Size: Limited to 8 participants.

What You’ll Need:

You can bring your laptop to the class or just follow along with the handout. If you do bring your laptop, make sure you have the latest version of Lightroom Classic CC loaded.

You should already be well acquainted with your computer and settings and know your way around your operating system.

What Version Will You Be Teaching?

This class is based on the version of the software that is now known as Lightroom Classic CC. If you don’t already own Lightroom you can download a free 7 day trial.

Please feel free to contact me through my website www.image10photographic.com if you have ANY questions.

I am happy to help!

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If you need to cancel....

Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Due to the limited number of workshops and spots available on workshops, once you book a spot, it no longer is available for anyone else, therefore we can not offer a refund unless the cancellation is 60 days before the workshop date for one-day workshops and 60 days before the workshop date for 2 day workshops. Within this time period we will refund your registration fee, minus a 25% cancellation fee.

This policy is essential to ensure that those who sign up are serious and will not back out, taking the opening from someone else.

However, if for some reason a workshop or one-on-one is cancelled by Image 10 Photographic, you will be entitled to a refund or may choose a credit for a different date.

Because we rely on participants attendance in order to schedule facilities, book travel arrangements, secure needed permits and arrange lodging, please follow the following policies:

If for any reason you need to withdraw from a class or workshop, you must notify Image 10 Photographic through our Contact Form.

1 Day workshops: prior to 60 days before the date of your class or workshop.

2 Day workshops: prior to 60 days before the date of your class or workshop.

Within this time period we will refund your registration fee, minus a 25% cancellation fee.

If notification of cancellation is made less than 60 days before the start of the class or workshop, there is no refund.

No refund will be made for withdrawal after any class or workshop begins.

Image 10 Photographic is not responsible for cancellations due to medical emergencies.

In the unlikely event that a class or workshop is cancelled by Image 10 Photographic, all fees may be refunded in full or may be transferred to another workshop that is scheduled within 12 months of the cancellation.

In the event of a class or workshop cancellation, Image 10 Photographic is not responsible for reimbursement of any travel, lodging, equipment rental or any other related expenses. We recommend purchasing travel insurance to cover any non-refundable registration fees, travel, lodging, equipment rental or any other related expenses.

There are no exceptions to our Cancellation and Transfer Policy.

For more information please visit: www.image10photographic.com

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