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Photography Workshop with Edwin Hacking – DSLR/Point & Shoot Camera

January 14, 2023 at 9:30 am - 12:30 pm PST

Limited to 6 people, duration: 3 hours, location: Visitor Center.

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Edwin Hacking will be leading our fun and informative photography workshops.

About the leader: Edwin majored in Arts and education receiving a master’s degree in Educational Technology. Edwin has been in the visual arts world, expressing himself through photography and video production for decades. He is an active world traveler and has come to love travel and nature photography.

Class:  Photography workshop, Basic to Intermediate level

Camera Type:  DSLR or Point & Shoot camera.

Duration:  3 hrs.

What to bring to class:  camera manual, charged battery and an extra battery is optional, bring charger

Class Content: Technical set up (1.5 hrs)  We will demystify the camera controls. We’ll cover the menus, exposure compensation, white balance, flash settings, ISO, mode dials, info on your LCD screen, metering, resolution settings, using manual vs auto controls, depth of field, etc. There will be plenty of hands-on practice using your own camera in this session!

Creative Controls: (30 min)  In this section we’ll concentrate on creative composition, lens perspective, angles, the advantage of high shooting ratio, rule of thirds, use of foreground and much more!

Photography Field Trip: (1 hr)  This is where it all comes together, and we practice what we learned.  We will go outdoors and practice composition, exposure compensation, use of flash as fill-in, ISO control, white balance, etc.  Bring a jacket and a fully charged battery.


January 14, 2023
9:30 am - 12:30 pm PST


San Pedro Valley Park Visitor Center
600 Oddstad Blvd
Pacifica, 94044 United States
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