Naturally Wild Photo Adventures | Workshop Schedule
2018 Photo Instructional Workshop Schedule
This schedule is the source for Jerry & Barb Jividen's photo workshops, tours, classes and offerings.
Jerry & Barb also serve clients who are seeking commercial photography services, copyright license of images for publication, and fine art photographic prints.

Six-Weeks Digital Photography Course (Intro)

March 14, 21, 28, April 4,11 and 18, 2018
Instructors: Jerry & Barb Jividen
Fee:  Call (740) 642-2550
This is a six-week, entry-level digital photography course held at Pickaway-Ross Career & Technology Center (PRCTC) with instructors Jerry and Barb Jividen.  Both Jerry and Barb are state-certified photography instructors (since 1997), and have been teaching PRCTC Adult Education Photography Courses since 1998.  This is the first of three available courses (Intro, Intermediate, and Advanced).  
This course will cover:  camera settings, functions, and operation modes; controlling effects (movement/shutter speed; depth-of-field/aperture); exposure adjustments; lens and focal length choices; flash usage; and composition.  
Participants must book directly through the Adult Educational Department Center at Pickaway-Ross by calling PRCTC at (740) 642-2550, and dialing the Adult Education Department.

Seminar Speaking Engagements

Dates by arrangement only.

Fee:  Varies based on location and travel expenses.   Topics include many prepared titles (a short list follows).  Other topics available, as well as the option of having a specific topic prepared for and geared towards your group or organization.

“Exposure in the Wild” (Emphasis:  a visual presentation featuring many how-to examples of mastering manual exposure settings in nature and wildlife photography.)

“The WildLIFE of a Nature Photographer” (Emphasis:  a visual presentation featuring hundreds of wildlife images that chronicle a year of photography in North America—including when, where and how to capture incredible images of your own.)

“Breaking the Pattern of ‘Consistently Inconsistent’ Photography” (Emphasis:  visual presentation teaching discovery and insight for controlling exposure in the constantly changing environments of wildlife and nature photography.)

“Mastering Three Dimensional Effects in a Two Dimensional Photos”  (Emphasis:  a visual presentation teaching how to create visual depth in your photography, a two-dimensional medium.)

“Photographing the Senior Market” (Emphasis:  how to distinguish yourself in the market of “Senior Pictures”—session offerings, package offerings, preparing the senior for their session, as well as posing, lighting use, equipment use, and props.)

Camera Club Presentations

Dates by arrangement only.

Fee: Varies based on group size, status (for non-profit or profit), and desired length and location. Topics include a wide range of photography-related PowerPoint presentations for educational or entertainment purposes.  Most programs include music and sound effects, and may include speaking segments. Bookings suggested 3-6 months in advance. 

Small Group Workshops

Dates by arrangement only.
Fee: Varies based on desired length and location. Tailored in-depth sessions on location. Topics include: digital photography, photo editing and software, nature/wildlife photography, studio photography, specific equipment instruction, exposure and metering lessons, marketing courses, and more. Bookings suggested 3-6 months in advance. 

Personal Consultations & Private Workshops

Fee:  Varies based on desired length and location (half and whole days available).  Topics include: digital photography, photo editing and software, studio lighting, equipment selection/instruction, trouble-shooting, marketing, digital file management, portfolio critiques, and more.  (Also available at "youth" levels.)  Bookings suggested 14 days minimum in advance.