Workshop Offered – Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

The Fine Art of Printing a Photograph –

  1. Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2018
  2. Time: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
  3. Location: The Photographers Guild, 212 W Washington, Goshen
  4. Cost: Free for Guild members, $25 for non-members
  5. Registration Deadline: You must pre-register by Monday November 5th, class limited to 15 – first come, first served.
  6. Click here to Register… 
  7. Instructor: Danny Graber

Class Syllabus:

  1. You must be in control of all your steps in the printing process
  2. How the monitor or screen you are using impacts your final print
  3. What kind of monitor is suitable – brand name, color spectrum coverage, etc.
  4. Calibrating your monitor for correct color tones and brightness
  5. Which brand and type of printer should I use – all-in-one for home use, dedicated photo printers, etc.
  6. Printer ink types
  7. How, and under what lighting source should one use, to evaluate your print once it is off the printer
  8. How long do I need to let a print dry before putting it under glass
  9. How to prepare your print on your monitor (using Photoshop, Lightroom or any other post processing software)
  10. The heart of this class – a handout: A detailed, step-by-step, written procedure for establishing the correct black tones, midtones, and white tones for your color or black & white prints.

Also included as quick side notes, but not demonstrated in detail:

  • Setting your camera color settings
  • Setting your camera image size and image quality (getting your maximum resolution)
  • Why shooting in anything other than raw for your fine art prints will cheat the final outcome of your fine art print once printed on paper