|Your Host:||A Joint Meeting of the Pacific Chapter of the Royal Photographic Society and Millbrae Camera Club|
An evening with Stephen Johnson at his studio/gallery in Pacifica - Stephen Johnson is a photographer, designer and teacher. He is widely known for his communication skills and passion as a photographic educator. Canon named him one of their Explorers of Light in 2006, a 2003 inductee into the Photoshop Hall of Fame, in 1999 Folio Magazine declared the publication of Johnson's digital photographs in Life Magazine to be one of the Top 15 Critical Events in magazine publishing in the twentieth century.
Twelve Steps to Improve Your Photography
Common problems make for common grief. In this lecture Stephen Johnson addresses many of the problems that come up for people, often with the user not even knowing what is going wrong. These issues are covered with a clarity and in a context so that their purpose and problem causing potential is understood and able to be applied to a photographer's workflow immediately.
Part One: Making the Photograph and Initial Interpretations
1. calibrate your monitor
2. shoot RAW and preserve bit depth
3. set jpg to low contrast on camera
4. use histogram, expose to the right
5. gray cap
6. customize RAW presets
7. metadata: name, label and keyword your files
Places (free!) are limited so please RSVP soon (may be a voluntary donation if you do not then arrive on the night)!
Part Two of the lecture will be scheduled for a later date.
How to find us: Stephen Johnson's Photography Studio and Gallery is located at the rear of the Sanchez Art Center complex 1220 Linda Mar Blvd. about 1 mile in from Highway One. Parking is directly opposite his studio and all along the west parking lots as you enter. It's located at the very back of the Art Center.
Steve's photographs have graced magazine and book covers, and been featured in television news and features. His work has appeared in Life Magazine, American Photographer, Communication Arts, Camera Arts, Omni, Audubon, Adobe Magazine, California Magazine, Photo Electronic Imaging, , Landscape Magazine, the Adobe Photoshop Deluxe Edition CD ROM, Nautilus CD ROM Magazine, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times.
He has taught photography at college level since 1979, run numerous workshops and has an ongoing photography, publishing and consulting business. He has lectured for MacWorld, Image World, PhotoEast, PhotoWest, PhotoPlus, Fotofusion, at the Maine Photo Workshops, the Santa Fe Workshops, University of California and at Stanford University.
An evening with Stephen Johnson at his studio/gallery in Pacifica - Stephen Johnson is a photographer, designer and teacher. He is widely known for his communication skills and passion as a photographic educator. Canon named him one of their Explorers of Light in 2006, a 2003 inductee into the Photoshop Hall of Fame, in 1999 Folio Magazine decla...
|What:||A Lecture Meeting at Stephen Johnson Photography Studio|
1220-C Linda Mar Boulevard, Creekside Suites, 5-7
Pacifica, CA 94044
|When:||February 21st, 2013, 7pm - 10pm|
The guest list is private