$45

Portrait and Macro Day

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Noelridge Park

4900 Council Street NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

View Map

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Event description

Description

Location: We will meet in the Greenhouse at Noelridge Park.

Our Schedule:
- 9:00: Meet at the Greenhouse for instruction on how to take a good portraits. We will check out lenses for you to use. We will have 1-2 models that you can photograph.
- 9:30-10:30: Use the borrowed Tamron lenses for portrait photography using our model(s).
- 10:30-11:00: Break
- 11:00-11:30: Meet at the Greehouse for instruction on macro photography.
- 11:30-1:00: Use the borrowed Tamron lenses for macro photography.
- 2:30-4:30: Photo Critique

Our Gear: Mike Pazandak from Tamron will be with us and is brining a large trunk full of lenses for us to use. This is an awesome opportunity to test out some of the Tamron lenses. He will be brining lenses for Canon and Nikon cameras only.

Our Instructor: Mike Pazandak has worked in the Photography industry for over 20 years as a Sales Rep, Technical Rep, and Pro Photographer. His favorite subjects include landscape, sports, cityscape, and street photography. When not working he enjoys spending time with his wife and three children and is often found watching or playing hockey.

Free Photo Critique: By attending the Newbo Photo Walk, you are also invited to attend the Photo Critique on Saturday, May 4 from 2:30-4:30 at the Longbranch Hotel and Convention Center, 90 Twixt Town Road NE, CR. Bring two JPEG images on a memory card and Mike Pazandak from Tamron and a Photo Pro team member will provide free image critique. Images will be reviewed anonymously with the whole group so we can all learn how to improve our photography. Each particpant will receive a coupon for a Free 8"x10" Print from Photo Pro!

Macro Gear Class - Monday , April 29 from 6:30-8:30 PM: When you sign up for the Portrait/Macro Day Workshop you also have the option to attend the free Macro Class that we are offering. While this is not a prerequisite for attending the Macro/Portrait Workshop, it does help you with some tools and techniques that we'll be putting to use in the greenhouse. This class focuses on what defines macro photography as well as the techniques and tools needed to get good close-up/macro pictures. Topics covered include:
- Close-Up vs Macro
- Depth of Field
- Close-Up Filters
- Extension Tubes
- Macro Lenses
- Lighting
This class will be held at Atlas CPAs and Advisors conference room, 5925 Council Street NE, Cedar Rapids, IA. The class instructor is Doug Hoeger. Doug is a 32 year Photo Pro employee and instructor who enjoys macro photography and has taught the macro class for several years. Doug also teaches our Intro and Intermediate Photgraphy classes.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Noelridge Park

4900 Council Street NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Save This Event

Event Saved