Category Archives: Photography Class

Fall 2016 Beginner Photography Class

Did you get a DSLR this year? Or, have you had one for a while and are tired of not knowing how to use it to it’s fullest potential?? Would you like to know how to be THE BOSS of your camera and use it to take better pictures of your family!? You’re in luck! Michelle Kersey Photography is hosting another 4 hour photography class October 16, 2016!!

What’s Included:

  • 4 hours of instruction covering photography basics and how to shoot in manual mode
  • Light snacks and refreshments
  • One-on-one assistance throughout the class
  • A private facebook group for three months to receive continued learning, feedback, and to help each other after the class is over!

What’s Required:

  • A Digital SLR camera (DSLR)
  • A lens. The lens that came with your camera will work just fine!. If you want to take your photography up a notch, consider purchasing a “Prime” lens. A good entry level lens is a 50mm f1.8 if you’re on a limited budget. If you want to purchase a new lens before the class, we can discuss what will be best for you after registration. Otherwise, lens options and uses will be discussed during the class
  • Your cameras manual – Bonus points for those that read it before the class!

When: Sunday, October 16, 2016, from 12pm to 4pm

Where: Louisville, KY – Location TBD

How Much: This class is $125 per person. The class is limited to approximately 10 people to keep the class small for better one-on-one assistance. Sign up with a friend before August 30th and you both will receive $25 off your fee!!

“Where do I sign up!?!?”
E-mail me at Michelle@MichelleKerseyPhotography.com or through my contact page to sign up. The $125 fee is due within one week of registering. If not paid within one week, your spot will not be held. The fee is non-refundable.
After your payment is received, I will send you a link to a questionnaire to help me personalize the class to all the attendees!

Are you already comfortable shooting in Manual Mode and want to learn more?
I will be offering an intermediate level class in October which will include outdoor instruction on lighting and composition. Check back for more details!

Want to see images I’ve taken of my own kids? Check out this flickr set.

Please Note:  This class will not be covering any information on starting a photography business, advanced photography skills or editing. This class will only cover the basics of using your camera in Manual Mode to help you take better photos of your kids and family. 

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Intermediate Photography Class | Louisville, KY | Fall 2015

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Are you comfortable shooting in Manual Mode on your DSLR, but still feel like you could learn more about lighting and composition? Well then, join me for an afternoon behind your camera learning first hand how to look for the best lighting, backgrounds, and composition!

 

 

 

What’s Included:

This intermediate class will last approximately 4 hours and is highly interactive. I will cover how to find and utilize natural light, locations, depth of field, composition, and how to get genuine expressions. I will also cover equipment and if you’re a Canon shooter, you will have the opportunity to try out different lenses during the class.

What’s Required:

  • A Digital SLR camera (DSLR)
  • Knowledge of the exposure triangle and using the Manual Mode setting on your camera.
  • A lens. The lens that came with your camera will work just fine!. If you want to take your photography up a notch, consider purchasing a “Prime” lens. A good entry level lens is a 50mm f1.8 if you’re on a limited budget. If you want to purchase a new lens before the class, we can discuss what will be best for you after registration. Otherwise, lens options and uses will be discussed during the class

When: Sunday, October 11, 2015, from 2pm to 6pm

Where: Louisville, KY – Location TBD

How Much: This class is $200 per person. The class is limited to approximately 10 people to keep the class small for better one-on-one assistance. Sign up with a friend before August 30th and you both will receive $25 off your fee!!

“Where do I sign up!?!?”
E-mail me at Michelle@MichelleKerseyPhotography.com or through my contact page to sign up. The fee is due within one week of registering. If not paid within one week, your spot will not be held. The fee is non-refundable.
After your payment is received, I will send you a link to a questionnaire to help me personalize the class to all the attendees!

Are you not comfortable shooting in Manual Mode yet and want to learn how?
I will be offering a beginners level class in September which will include how to shoot in manual mode and basics of lighting and composition.

Want to see images I’ve taken of my own kids? Check out this flickr set.

Please Note:  This class will not be covering any information on starting a photography business or editing. This class will only cover intermediate photography principles to help you take better photos of your kids and family. 

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Illuminate Photography Class Fall 2015

Did you get a DSLR this year? Or, have you had one for a while and are tired of not knowing how to use it to it’s fullest potential?? Would you like to know how to be THE BOSS of your camera and use it to take better pictures of your family!? You’re in luck! Michelle Kersey Photography is hosting another 4 hour photography class September 19th, 2015!!

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What’s Included:

  • 4 hours of instruction covering photography basics and how to shoot in manual mode
  • Light snacks and refreshments
  • One-on-one assistance throughout the class
  • A private facebook group for three months to receive continued learning, feedback, and to help each other after the class is over!

What’s Required:

  • A Digital SLR camera (DSLR)
  • A lens. The lens that came with your camera will work just fine!. If you want to take your photography up a notch, consider purchasing a “Prime” lens. A good entry level lens is a 50mm f1.8 if you’re on a limited budget. If you want to purchase a new lens before the class, we can discuss what will be best for you after registration. Otherwise, lens options and uses will be discussed during the class
  • Your cameras manual – Bonus points for those that read it before the class!

When: Saturday, September 19, 2015, from 12pm to 4pm

Where: Louisville, KY – Location TBD

How Much: This class is $125 per person. The class is limited to approximately 10 people to keep the class small for better one-on-one assistance. Sign up with a friend before August 30th and you both will receive $25 off your fee!!

“Where do I sign up!?!?”
E-mail me at Michelle@MichelleKerseyPhotography.com or through my contact page to sign up. The $125 fee is due within one week of registering. If not paid within one week, your spot will not be held. The fee is non-refundable.
After your payment is received, I will send you a link to a questionnaire to help me personalize the class to all the attendees!

Are you already comfortable shooting in Manual Mode and want to learn more?
I will be offering an intermediate level class in October which will include outdoor instruction on lighting and composition. Check back for more details!

Want to see images I’ve taken of my own kids? Check out this flickr set.

Please Note:  This class will not be covering any information on starting a photography business, advanced photography skills or editing. This class will only cover the basics of using your camera in Manual Mode to help you take better photos of your kids and family. 

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Introduction to Lightroom | Louisville, KY | Photography Class

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Adobe’s Lightroom is an amazing software program that not only allows you to process the images you take, but easily and efficiently organize all of your images. If you are ready to take your photography to the next level by learning how to process your images, then join me March 21, 2015!

With a focus on the Library and Develop Modules, you will learn how to import, organize, process, and export images. As well as have the opportunity to have an image of yours processed in class.

March 21, 2015

12:00-3:00pm

Cost is $75 per person.

This class will be held in Jeffersontown, KY and it limited to 6 attendees.

Contact Michelle at Michelle@MichelleKerseyPhotography.com to sign up for the class!

Attendees are encouraged, not required, to bring their own computer with Lightroom installed to get hands on experience during instruction time.

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