In this 5-day workshop with the 5th day for self-instruction come explore the deserts tiny landscapes and small details with the help of international award winning professional macro photographer Mike Moats.
We will be searching out artistic designs and abstracts in the desert plant life.
Key Concepts covered in this workshop:
Cameras / Lenses / Tripods / Heads / Accessories Controlling light with diffusers, reflectors, and LED lights / working with natural lighting.
Depth of Field How to control depth of field with f/stops and special techniques / focus stacking with Helicon Focus.
Composition Learn how to compose properly / finding character in nature / elements of design / textures / contrast / lines / light / visual weight / learning to work camera angles for blurred backgrounds / Two Subject Compositions / What not to do when composing.
Post Processing Learn Mike's post processing techniques using Photoshop, Smart Photo Editor, Nik Software, and Topaz software programs