Charter Oak Photographic Society

  • Trinity-on-Main 69 Main St New Britain, CT, 06051 United States

The Charter Oak Photographic Society presents A Day with Bryan Peterson

Bryan has been a successful commercial photographer for over 30 years. His clients include American Express, Kodak, UPS, Phillips and Citibank. In addition he has received awards from the Communication Arts Photography Annual seven times, Print Magazine four times and has also won the prestigious New York Art Directors Gold Award. He has also been a contributing editor at Popular Photography and Outdoor Photographer magazines.

Morning presentation: Understanding Composition - Light is to photography as paint is to a painter: without light, our art would never progress beyond mere blank canvasses, unrealized potential never brought to life. Professional photographer Bryan Peterson will share his years of field experience chasing the light and trying to find the right combination of color, light, mood, and composition to bring his subjects to their fullest expression.

 Afternoon Presentation: Learning to See Creatively - Once you've captured the light in the field, it is important to optimize your photos during the digital processing phase to bring them to their fullest potential. Bryan will discuss a number of techniques that are part of his personal digital darkroom workflow for unlocking the magic contained with the digital raw file.

Registration on the day of the seminar will be from 8:00 until 9:00.

Special student pricing will be $25.00 on the day of the seminar only. Tickets will be on sale on the day of the seminar: Members $50.00 and Non-members $55.00 Advance reservation prices are Members $40.00 and Non-members $45.00.

Deadline for pre-registration is April 1, 2015.

All tickets will be held at the door. If you wish confirmation, please include a self-addressed stamped envelope or provide your email address below.

Cancellation Policy: There will be no refunds unless cancellation is received by April 1, 2015.

Email David Stewart with questions: crowfeatherphoto@att.net