Doug Johnson

Workshop

October 18-20, 2019
“Color is descriptive. Black and white is interpretive.”
– Eliott Erwitt
Twenty Members Maximum
Fee:  $150

Doug Johnson is a highly respected professional photographer and educator. His work has taken him across this amazing planet; from South Africa, Ireland, Canada, and Cuba to his own home in Missoula Montana and all over the US.

He has taught along side many highly esteemed educators including; Alison Shaw, Freeman Patterson and good friends Neil Chaput de Saintonge, Eileen Rafferty and Tim Cooper.

He believes education and admiration are the “means to the end” and good old fashion fun is the vehicle we use to navigate through the journey.

Doug’s lifelong passion for teaching the technical and esthetics in the art is a direct reflection of the long term relationships he shares with his students and peers.

The workshop will start with a lecture Friday night, 7pm, in the Lewis & Clark room at the Red Lion, 5500 Midland Rd, Billings, MT 59101.

 

Saturday will be spent  learning to edit in Lightroom Classic and Silver Efex Pro 2, plus a two hour field session taking our own photos. 

 

Sunday will  include more editing plus a photo review. 

You will need to bring a laptop computer with Lightroom Classic or your editing software of choice, plus Silver Efex Pro 2, part of Nik Collection 2, available at DXO.com 

Don't use Lightroom Classic or Silver Efex Pro 2? 

Want to try them out for free?

➙Download the free trial versions from Adobe and DXO right before the workshop, import some of your photos, and let Doug show you what they can do.

Workshop Schedule

Friday, Oct 18

7pm – 9pm   Lewis & Clark room at the Red Lion                                       Greetings and Introduction

                    Presentation: A B&W Introduction

 

Saturday, Oct 19

8am - 10am   B&W Processing in LR “Classic” CC                             *Bring your computer w/ LR installed

10am - 11am  Edit session

11am - 12:30  Lunch

12;30 - 3pm    Field session TBD

3pm - 5pm      B&W Processing in Silver Efex Pro 2

                      *Bring your computer w/ SE installed

5pm - 6pm      Edit session

 

 

Sunday Oct 20

8am - 10:30am Edit session    

10:30-12pm     Review of your B&W work

12pm               Workshop ends

MEETING SCHEDULE

First Tuesday of every month, 

September through June, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.

 

Meeting place:

 

Billings Public Library

Community Room

 

Turn left upon entering the building via south door from parking lot

2019-20  ASSIGNMENTS

This year's competition

due dates

Converging Lines - Due Dec 1

LonelyDue Jan 1

PSA PID Open, Rnd 2 - Feb 1

Still Life - Due Mar 1

PSA PID Open, Rnd 3 - Apr 1

UPCOMING

BCC Monthly Meeting –

Tuesday, Dec 3, 2019

6:30 PM at the Library

"Converging Linesin-club competition due by Dec 1

Battle of the Camera Clubs Winners need to take framed and matted prints to Sandstone Gallery by December 3

LATEST COMPETITIONS

Here are competition critiques, scores  & placings. (click to open)

 

"Abandoned" in-club competition - Slideshow of images and critiques may be accessed here.

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