Thursday, October 8, 2015

Charter Oak Photographic Society will be hosting Deborah Sandidge on April 9, 2016

The Charter Oak Photographic Society will be hosting Deborah Sandidge on April 9, 2016 in New Britain, CT.

Charter Oak Photographic Society, Inc. presents A Day with Deborah Sandidge World Photography
April 9, 2016, 9:00—4:00
Trinity-on-Main Cultural Center in New Britain, CT
Sponsored in part by Hunt’s Photo and Video. Hunt’s will be at the seminar.

Deborah Sandidge Seminar Flyer, click for registration form

Deborah Sandidge is a professional photographer specializing in world travel and artistic imagery. As an author and instructor, Deborah, expands the horizons of those who enjoy her photographic artistry. She generously shares her creative perspective and inspirational ideas through workshops and seminars. Deborah is well respected for her ability to blend the creative and the technical aspects of photography, giving the viewer a unique and fresh dimension illustrated in each subject she photographs. She is a charismatic and frequently requested guest speaker. Through her photography, she encourages others to connect with the people, places, and things that surround us.
Deborah is the author of Digital Infrared Photography, published by Wiley. She has collaborated with the Nikon Learn and Explore site demonstrating star and star trail photography, along with long exposure photography. Nikon is currently using Deborah’s images for advertising, brochures and product guides. Her website is You can also follow Deborah on Google+, Twitter and Facebook.

Morning presentation. Creative Techniques – Recognizing the visual potential of an image is important to your creativity. This section will explore the creation of unique images that reflect the passage of time using time-lapse and multiple exposure techniques.

Long Exposure Creativity – The use of neutral density filters, motion, such as crashing waves or busy walkways, can be controlled with these filters allowing you to create expressive, fine-art imagery.
Afternoon Presentation. Infrared: The World of Invisible Light – Capture the surreal qualities of infrared light with your digital camera and create stunning images. You’ll learn the essentials for utilizing infrared light for beautiful landscapes, portraits and still life imagery.

Artistic Imagery – Expand your techniques through the use of plug-ins, filters, and texture blending techniques with before and after illustrations of photographic interpretation. You’ll learn how to use the tools of your craft and your own endless imagination to turn your photography into art.