Basic Photography Class Offered – 2019

Mike Goodwin, a 45-year self-taught photographer will be leading a two-day basic photography class.   Mike is a digital and film black and white photographer who enjoys all forms of photography.  He is also the current Photographers Guild President. 

DATES: Saturday, April 27th and Saturday, May 4th. The class will be divided up into 4 two-hour sessions over these two days.

Session 1: 4/27/19 from 9:00am to 11:00am
Break for Lunch (not provided)
Session 2: 4/27/19 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Session 3: 5/4/19 from 9:00am to 11:00am
Break for Lunch (not provided)
Session 4: 4/4/19 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Some of the topics covered:

Understanding the Exposure Triangle
Understanding ISO Sensitivity
Understanding Shutter Speed
Understanding Aperture
Understanding Photographic Lenses
Understanding Auto Modes on your Camera
Understanding Manual / bulb modes
Histograms, what are they?
Shooting RAW vs. JPEG
Touching on Post Production

Don’t let all the big words scare you away. We will be making sense of these in plan English, and showing you how understanding your camera and settings will give you better photographs. There will be time for hands on and one-on-one instruction. Bring you camera and manual. If you don’t have a manual, Mike will show you where to get one. Mike’s goal is to give you the basics and resources to allow you to continue to grow and enjoy photography. If you have questions or want registration information contact mike at

Cost for this two-day workshop: $80.00. All proceeds will go to further the Guild’s mission.