Photo Boot Camp at Allerton Park & Recreation Center Schedule

Saturday, March 2

 
9 a.m.
Check in to Allerton Retreat Center
 
9:30 a.m.
Introductions and overview of the agenda
 
9:30 a.m. to Noon
Intro to DSLR and basic photography theory
 
Noon to 1 p.m. 
Lunch
 
1 to 2 p.m.
Photographing individuals and groups with reflectors and fill flash.
 
2 to 3:30 p.m.
Field exercise: Divide into five groups of three
A. Environmental portrait
B. Portrait
C. Group photo
 
3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Individual photo assignment (15 assignments pulled from hat)
 
4:30 p.m.
Regroup & Happy Hour (cash bar)
Turn in photos for review by instructors
 
6 p.m.
Dinner
 
7 to 9 p.m. 
Flash basics and overview of advanced techniques
 
Sunday, March 3
 
6 to 7 a.m.
Dawn Patrol photo walk looking at early morning light (Sunrise 6:25 a.m.)
 
8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Breakfast and review of photos; Q & A
 
11 a.m. 
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