5 Dollar Friday Events
Featuring REALTALKS and 5 Dollar Fridays
Fridays are dedicated to open-to-the-public, community-focused events. Join us for REALTALKS, monthly thoughtful discussions about the role of commerce in the creative industries, or drop in for a 5 Dollar Fridays, a 60-min capsule class on an evolving range of topics, for just 5 bucks each.
So much of a photographer's toolkit revolves around controlling contrast. How do we use contrast for more effective photography? Explore different ways to create and harness contrast, so you can enhance separation, emphasize detail or just make your photos pop.
The age-old question: Should you shoot RAW or should you shoot JPG? Well, first we gotta define what a RAW file is, and what a JPG is. There are advantages for both. What are they? When would you choose one of the other? What about all those different funky shapes and icons in my camera's JPG menu options? How do I deal with RAW files and get the most out of them? Let's do a dive into some basic file mechanics and hopefully demystify this situation once and for all.
We've got smart pro-tips and best practices to help you grow your photo library without self-destructing. Plus we'll overview some of the photo management popular software like Lightroom, Bridge and Photomechanic, and how you can make them work for you.