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Introduction To Digital SLR Class Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

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10th July

Wednesday, September 24th
6 to 8PM
Seawood Photo, San Anselmo
(FREE with camera purchase)


Join Seawood Photo Instructor Yau-Man Chan for an informative two-hour class on how to use your Digital Single Lens Reflex camera!

In this class you will be introduced to the wonderful features of modern DSLR’s and how these features are best used to create amazing images.

He will teach you to understand them to help you get the most out of your camera.

The following topics will be covered:

1. Pixels, Sensors and Resolution;  what they have to do with pictures you get.

2. Images sizes and type – JPEG Large, Medium, Small and RAW and when to use what.

3. Focusing modes – what the different modes does and when to use them.

4. Exposure metering modes and how they affect the exposure of your images.

5. Shooting modes – Auto, P, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority and … Read More »

Seawood Gallery Night (11/30/13)

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15th November

Saturday, November 30th, 2013
Seawood Photo, San Anselmo
Cost: FREE

Come to the 2nd Annual Seawood Gallery Night!

Spend an evening sharing your photos with fellow photographers.

Bring in your favorite images,  family photos, fine art or whatever you would like to share.  Digital and traditional prints welcome!  Bring your laptop/iPad or whatever!

This will be a great way to get feedback and ideas, and get to know your  peers.

This is a casual, fun and FREE event.

Click on the “Order Now” button to RSVP!

An Evening With Robert Holmes (6/20/13)

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8th June

When: Thursday, June 20th, 6:00pm-9:00pm
Where: Seawood Photo
Price: $49.00

Bob Holmes has been a professional photographer for over 30 years.

Ansel Adams invited him to California in 1977 and he moved here to live in Marin in 1979.   His first major assignment in 1980 was to Northern Pakistan for National Geographic magazine and he has since traveled the world on assignment for dozens of magazines and to illustrate over 50 books.

The Society of American Travel Writers has given him their Travel Photographer of the Year award three times.

Over his 30+ year career he has learned not just to look but to see.  In this presentation Bob will share his methods that he considers fundamental to becoming a better photographer whether you use an iPhone or $5,000 DSLR.

Without light there would be no photographs.  Bob will illustrate how to look at light and harness … Read More »

Enjoy our classes, workshops & field trips!

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1st September

Sharpen your photography skills with our in-house classes, workshops and field trips!

Enjoy hands on, personal training, tips and experiences with some of the top photographers in the world.  From shooting to processing, digital to film, basic to advanced, you’ll find great events at Seawood Photo.

Find the newest schedule here, or subscribe to our newsletter to be informed as soon as we schedule new happenings.

Free class with camera purchase!

Seawood Photo offers a free basic 2-hour photo class with any camera purchase, retail value $49.00!  See the schedule below, or call us for more details at 415-453-4322.

Classic Camera Corner

Digital cameras are amazing, yet we love old cameras here at Seawood! 

This section of our world is dedicated to those machines, how they work, what you can do with them, and why they are still viable tools despite technological advances in digital photography.

Hope you enjoy it!

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