Summer has gone by way too fast. The fall terms at both Torrance and the South Bay Ault School (SBAS) begin very soon. In fact, SBAS classes begin in less than two weeks on September 8th, and Torrance one week later.
Time is running out to register for these classes.
To see the schedule and descriptions for the classes I will be teaching at the South Bay Adult school CLICK HERE.
For the classes I will be teaching at Torrance CLICK HERE.
Don’t be left out. Register before it is too late. I hope to see you in one of the classes.
The summer is going by far too quickly. The fall term will be starting before you know it. Both the Torrance Adult School and the South Bay Adult Schoolwill be mailing their catalogs and opening their online registration very soon. The fall term starts on September 8th for both schools.
I have the description and schedule for the classes I will be teaching this fall posted on my website. You can see them by clicking on the links below.
As always, the technology continues to change which creates new challenges but also new opportunities for learning. Below I have included a short survey that will help me determine just what subjects you would like to see classes offered either at one of the schools, as well as PVNET.
Also, let me know if you are interested in taking an online class similar to those I now teach in adult education. An online class actually allows more opportunities for me to interact with you and provide personal feedback than is often possible in a classroom situation.
As a reminder, my classes cover of digital photography in general, including, using your camera, Photoshop Elements, Photoshop, Lightroom, and video editing with Movie Maker, and other programs. Additionally, I teach basic iPad/iPhone classes, as well as those focused on using these devices to enhance your photography and the images they capture.
For those of you who have thought about learning Photoshop and/or Lightroom, but have not taken that step due to the high cost, now may be the time. You can rent the latest versions of both Lightroom, and Photoshop for $9.99 per month. In fact, that is the only way you can get Photoshop anymore. Additionally, both programs are updated multiple times per year adding new features. This is something to think about as you complete the survey below.
One final thought. Adult school budgets continue to by very tight. They simply cannot keep up with the latest software updates. As I hope you know, one way I have been trying to deal with this is to teach classes, like Photoshop CC and Lightroom 5, using a laptop. These classes do require you to have the applicable software on your laptop, which for many of you is the case anyway.
So far, I have taught these laptop classes only at PVNET. However, I understand that Torrance is going to be setting up a classroom specifically for this type of class for the winter term. That will open up a lot of new opportunities there.
Ok, the survey is below. It is short. I would really appreciate it if you would take the minute or two it takes to complete it. Thanks a lot!
Are you totally new to Photoshop Elements and would like to quickly learn how to begin using the program effectively? Are you currently using an older version and are a bit mystified be its new look and feel? If so, this short class is for you. It will teach you what you need to know to get started with both the photo Organizer and the photo Editor module. This class provides an excellent foundation for you to further explore this feature rich program on your own or by taking more focused and advanced classes if desired.
Mondays 5:00-7:00 pm, beginning October 21, 2013 (5 Meetings)
The fall term for both school districts start on September 9th. Registration has not yet started but will shortly. it is best to check with the schools to find out when on-line and walk-in registration begins. You can do that by clicking on the above links.
CLICK HERE to see my description and the schedule for the courses I will be teaching at the South Bay Adult School.
CLICK HERE for my description and schedule for the courses I will be teaching at Torrance.
I will also be teaching classes for PVNET, but do not have them defined or scheduled yet. Classes there are not run on a fixed term schedule. Once I know the next class I will be teaching there, I will post it here.