Photo Editing Workshop
Jan
12
to Jan 13

Photo Editing Workshop

In underwater photography taking the pictures is only half the task. Organising and editing your photos is just as important and we'll help you make it easier and more productive.  We are holding another of our very popular two day, Photo Editing Workshops in Manchester.

Day one is about getting started with Adobe Lightroom. It covers among other things setting up preferences, importing images, keywording, rating, using smart collections, colour correction, cropping, exposure adjustment and exporting your finished pictures. 
Day two is more advanced and includes using brushes and filters and creating HDR and Panoramic images in Lightroom. Then we move on to using Photoshop in conjunction with Lightroom to remove backscatter and large objects, make use of content aware features and carry out sharpening.

Each day can be booked individually for £100. If you decide you would like to join us for both days please note the cost is reduced to £175. There is limited avaliability for this course. A £30 per day non-refundable deposit is required when booking with balance to be paid no later than a week before the event. Balance is non-refundable if you cancel within a week of the event.
Each day runs from 9.30am to 5.00pm Lunch and hot drinks are included in the price. Please let us know any dietary requirements when booking.
Attendees will need a laptop with at least a trial version of Adobe Lightroom Classic CC and Adobe Photoshop CC installed. 

Free parking is plentiful at the venue and it is close to a Metrolink station and bus route. Overnight accommodation is available at a number of hotels in the area. 
To book a space or if you have any questions:
Email info@alphamarinephoto.com
Message us through Facebook
Or Call 0800 234 3350

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Underwater Photography Course
Feb
9
to Feb 10

Underwater Photography Course

We will be running one of our new two day classroom based underwater photography course in North Manchester. This would suit anyone starting out in underwater photography or who would like to improve their images.

Day One content includes: Housing Care, Available Light Photography, Using Artificial Light Sources, Composition, Camera Features and Settings, Diving Skills for Underwater Photography and Basic Editing.

Day Two covers: Understanding marine life, what to do with your finished images (competitions, social media etc), more advanced use of light and how to achieve more artistic results.

Cost is £175 per person for the two days or £100 for individual days. Anyone who has already attended our oone day course in 2018 can book day two for £75. A £30 per day non-refundable deposit is required when booking with balance to be paid a no later than a week before the event. Balance is non-refundable if you cancel within a week of the event.

The course runs from 9.30am to 5.00pm Lunch and hot drinks are included in the price. Please let us know any dietary requirements when booking.

Free parking is plentiful at the venue and it is close to a Metrolink station and bus route. Overnight accommodation is available at a number of hotels in the area. 
To book a space or if you have any questions:
Email info@alphamarinephoto.com
Message us through Facebook
Or Call 0800 234 3350

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Photo Editing Workshop
Mar
2
to Mar 3

Photo Editing Workshop

In underwater photography taking the pictures is only half the task. Organising and editing your photos is just as important and we'll help you make it easier and more productive.  We are holding another of our very popular two day, Photo Editing Workshops in Manchester.

Day one is about getting started with Adobe Lightroom. It covers among other things setting up preferences, importing images, keywording, rating, using smart collections, colour correction, cropping, exposure adjustment and exporting your finished pictures. 
Day two is more advanced and includes using brushes and filters and creating HDR and Panoramic images in Lightroom. Then we move on to using Photoshop in conjunction with Lightroom to remove backscatter and large objects, make use of content aware features and carry out sharpening.

Each day can be booked individually for £100. If you decide you would like to join us for both days please note the cost is reduced to £175. There is limited avaliability for this course. A £30 per day non-refundable deposit is required when booking with balance to be paid no later than a week before the event. Balance is non-refundable if you cancel within a week of the event.
Each day runs from 9.30am to 5.00pm Lunch and hot drinks are included in the price. Please let us know any dietary requirements when booking.
Attendees will need a laptop with at least a trial version of Adobe Lightroom Classic CC and Adobe Photoshop CC installed. 

Free parking is plentiful at the venue and it is close to a Metrolink station and bus route. Overnight accommodation is available at a number of hotels in the area. 
To book a space or if you have any questions:
Email info@alphamarinephoto.com
Message us through Facebook
Or Call 0800 234 3350

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Underwater Photography Course
Apr
6
to Apr 7

Underwater Photography Course

We will be running one of our new two day classroom based underwater photography course in North Manchester. This would suit anyone starting out in underwater photography or who would like to improve their images.

Day One content includes: Housing Care, Available Light Photography, Using Artificial Light Sources, Composition, Camera Features and Settings, Diving Skills for Underwater Photography and Basic Editing.

Day Two covers: Understanding marine life, what to do with your finished images (competitions, social media etc), more advanced use of light and how to achieve more artistic results.

Cost is £175 per person for the two days or £100 for individual days. Anyone who has already attended our oone day course in 2018 can book day two for £75. A £30 per day non-refundable deposit is required when booking with balance to be paid a no later than a week before the event. Balance is non-refundable if you cancel within a week of the event.

The course runs from 9.30am to 5.00pm Lunch and hot drinks are included in the price. Please let us know any dietary requirements when booking.

Free parking is plentiful at the venue and it is close to a Metrolink station and bus route. Overnight accommodation is available at a number of hotels in the area. 
To book a space or if you have any questions:
Email info@alphamarinephoto.com
Message us through Facebook
Or Call 0800 234 3350

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Underwater Photography Course in Worthing
Nov
24
9:30 AM09:30

Underwater Photography Course in Worthing

We will be running a classroom based underwater photography course in conjunction with Worthing BSAC Branch. This would suit anyone starting out in underwater photography or who would like to improve beyond taking snaps.

Course content includes: Housings and their care, Available Light Photography, Using Artificial Light Sources, Composition, Camera features and settings, Diving Skills for Underwater Photography and Basic Editing.

Cost is £100 per person. Contact Sam Wood to book a place.                                               Email bsac1323treasurer@gmail.com

Get in touch with us for more information about course content.

 

 

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Underwater Photography Course
Nov
17
9:30 AM09:30

Underwater Photography Course

We will be running another of our one day, classroom based underwater photography course in North Manchester. This would suit anyone starting out in underwater photography or who would like to improve beyond taking snaps.

Course content includes: Housing Care, Available Light Photography, Using Artificial Light Sources, Composition, Camera Features and Settings, Diving Skills for Underwater Photography and Basic Editing.

Cost is £100 per person. A £30 per day non-refundable deposit is required when booking with balance to be paid a no later than a week before the event. Balance is non-refundable if you cancel within a week of the event.

The course runs from 9.30am to 5.00pm Lunch and hot drinks are included in the price. Please let us know any dietary requirements when booking.

Free parking is plentiful at the venue and it is close to a Metrolink station and bus route. Overnight accommodation is available at a number of hotels in the area. 
To book a space or if you have any questions:
Email info@alphamarinephoto.com
Message us through Facebook
Or Call 0800 234 3350

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Nov
3
to Nov 4

Photo Editing Workshop

In underwater photography taking the pictures is only half the task. Organising and editing your photos is just as important and we'll help you make it easier and more productive.  We are holding another of our very popular two day, Photo Editing Workshops in Manchester.

Day one is about getting started with Adobe Lightroom. It covers among other things setting up preferences, importing images, keywording, rating, using smart collections, colour correction, cropping, exposure adjustment and exporting your finished pictures. 
Day two is more advanced and includes using brushes and filters and creating HDR and Panoramic images in Lightroom. Then we move on to using Photoshop in conjunction with Lightroom to remove backscatter and large object, make use of content aware features and carry out sharpening.

Each day can be booked individually for £100 per day. If you decide you would like to join us for both days please note the cost is reduced to £175. There is limited avaliability for this course. A £30 per day non-refundable deposit is required when booking with balance to be paid a no later than a week before the event. Balance is non-refundable if you cancel within a week of the event.
Each day runs from 9.30am to 5.00pm Lunch and hot drinks are included in the price. Please let us know any dietary requirements when booking.
Attendees will need a laptop with at least a trial version of Adobe Lightroom Classic CC and Adobe Photoshop CC installed. 

Free parking is plentiful at the venue and it is close to a Metrolink station and bus route. Overnight accommodation is available at a number of hotels in the area. 
To book a space or if you have any questions:
Email info@alphamarinephoto.com
Message us through Facebook
Or Call 0800 234 3350

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Sep
15
9:30 AM09:30

Underwater Photography Course

We will be running another of our one day, classroom based underwater photography course in North Manchester. This would suit anyone starting out in underwater photography or who would like to improve beyond taking snaps.

Course content includes: Housing Care, Available Light Photography, Using Artificial Light Sources, Composition, Camera Features and Settings, Diving Skills for Underwater Photography and Basic Editing.

Cost is £100 per person. A £30 per day non-refundable deposit is required when booking with balance to be paid a no later than a week before the event. Balance is non-refundable if you cancel within a week of the event.

The course runs from 9.30am to 5.00pm Lunch and hot drinks are included in the price. Please let us know any dietary requirements when booking.

Free parking is plentiful at the venue and it is close to a Metrolink station and bus route. Overnight accommodation is available at a number of hotels in the area. 
To book a space or if you have any questions:
Email info@blueduckphoto.com
Message us through Facebook
Or Call 0800 234 3350

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An Evening About Underwater Photography
Aug
16
7:30 PM19:30

An Evening About Underwater Photography

 We'll be doing a evening on underwater photography at Severn Tec Diving  The talk will cover the basics of how to get better underwater images, what to look for when buying an underwater camera and what extra equipment is or isn't worth buying. There should also be time afterwards for some Q&A. Entry is £3 including some snacks. Please let Kevin at SevernTec know you are attending to give him an idea of numbers.

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Jul
18
7:00 PM19:00

Women's Dive Day : The FUNdamentals of Underwater Photography

We'll be doing a talk on underwater photography at The Fifth Point Diving Centre  as part of their week of events around Women's Dive Day. The talk will cover the basics of how to get better underwater images, what to look for when buying an underwater camera and what extra equipment is or isn't worth buying. There should also be time afterwards for some Q&A.

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Jul
1
9:30 AM09:30

Underwater Photography Course

Blue Duck Photography Ltd and Below the surface dive school are running a joint Underwater Photography Course. We'll be teaching a classroom based day covering camera settings, composition, how diving technique relates to photography, lighting and much more. This will be on the 1st July, at a venue in Hebden Bridge to be announced when numbers are confirmed. Cost is £150 which includes the opportunity to do a dive with the Below the Surface team (date and location to be confirmed) and gain the PADI Digital Underwater Photographer certification. Call 07967733764 for more details or to book a space. Get in touch with us via Facebook or at info@blueduckphoto.com for more information about course content.

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Jun
16
to Jun 17

2 Day Photo Editing Workshop

In underwater photography taking the pictures is only half the task editing your photos is what takes the time. We are holding one of our very popular Photo Editing Workshops in Prestwich, Manchester.

Saturday 16th June- Starting out with Lightroom- £100
Sunday 17th June- Intermediate and Advanced Lightroom Day-£100

If you decide you would like to join us for both days please note the cost is reduced to £175. There is limited avaliability for this course. A £30 per day non-refundable deposit is required when booking with balance to be paid a week before the event.
Lunch and hot drinks are included in the price. Please let us know any dietary requirements when booking.
Attendees will need a laptop with at least the demo versions of Adobe Lightroom (ideally Classic CC) and Adobe Photoshop.

Free parking is plentiful at the venue and it is close to a Metrolink station and bus route. Overnight accommodation is available at a number of hotels in the area. 
To book a space or if you have any questions:
Email info@blueduckphoto.com
Message us through Facebook
Or Call 0800 234 3350

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May
25
to Jun 1

North and Easy with Duxy

Northern Red Sea Liveaboard on Emperor Superior with Duxy. This will be a unique itinerary with a number of days where open deck diving will be available.

Contact us for more details. 

Note times given for event are not accurate, only dates. Travel times may vary.

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Komodo and Java Photography Trip Led By Duxy
May
5
to May 19

Komodo and Java Photography Trip Led By Duxy

Located in the center of the Coral Triangle, on the outskirts of Komodo National Park, Kalimaya Resort offers spectacular muck, reef and drift diving opportunities. It is the first dedicated dive resort in East Sumbawa Island and the only dive operator offering day trip diving to West Komodo islands, Gili Banta, and Sangeang Volcano, so one almost always has these untouched reefs to oneself.

Contact us for more details. 

Note times given for event are not accurate, only dates. Travel times may vary.

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Apr
21
2:00 PM14:00

An Afternoon with Blue Duck Photography



Come and spend a relaxing afternoon with  the whole Blue Duck Photography team talking about all things underwater photography hosted by Pontefract Scuba Club. There may well be a bit of advice for those videographers out there too!!

Starting with a talk covering the essentials of underwater photography and videography, we shall then do a formal Q&A session followed by a relaxed chat at the bar. 

Feel free to bring your current camera rig for advice how to get the best from it and and for tips and tricks that will take your photography to the next level! 

This is a great opportunity to spend some time with us and get your photography questions answered!

There is a limited number of spaces available for this folks so don't delay snagging a ticket!

PSC members £8
Everyone else £10

***Please note your place is only secured once you've paid***

Call : 07751 837881 Email : pontefractbsac@gmail.com

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