SFW Online

Getting the Most from Your Sony Alpha a7 Series Camera

with Amanda Arrick

October 26 – November 5, 2021

Tuesdays and Fridays; 9:30-11:30 am (Mountain Time)

  • Tuition $450.00

Online registration for this program has closed. To check availability or if you would like further information, please call 505-983-1400 ext. 111.

Course Description

For over 11 years, Sony has been the pioneer and innovator in the mirrorless digital imaging world. Sony saw the future of imaging in mirrorless technology in 2010 with the invention of E-Mount—revolutionizing and energizing the industry.

In 2013 Sony created the first full-frame mirrorless camera using that same, incredibly versatile, E-Mount. Since then, Sony has been innovating at such a rapid rate, they have become the #1 full-frame camera system worldwide.

The Alpha a7 camera system is complex and powerful, and Sony Pro Support Representative Amanda Arrick shows you how to get the absolute most out of your camera. Over four online workshop sessions, Amanda helps you fully understand the system and the best techniques to utilize with your camera for all types of photography.

Amanda guides you through all the Sony menus and custom configurations possible within the camera. Far beyond what the instruction manual can provide, she helps you customize the camera for your creative expression. Topics include an overview of still and video techniques and customization; understanding the myriad controls for exposure and focusing; how to be prepared for any situation with your camera; choosing the right lens for every scenario; the best mobile workflow with Sony’s Imaging Edge; and post processing techniques—to name a few of the subjects covered by Amanda over this two-week workshop.

Have you recently purchased an Alpha camera or owned for awhile? Consider joining the Sony family by taking this workshop with Amanda to expand your technical skillset. It offers a unique opportunity to explore Sony’s Alpha mirrorless technology with someone who knows the camera system as well as anyone and can teach you how to maximize your use of it.

Many thanks to workshop sponsor

Additional Information

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
All are welcome
What You Should Know:

This program is designed and intended for current owners of a Sony Alpha 7a series camera or those interested in learning more about this mirrorless camera system. A working knowledge of basic camera operations is required.

Special Notes:

Class will meet 9:30-11:30 am (Mountain Time) on Tuesdays and Fridays starting October 26 and ending November 5 (four online group sessions). Enrollment is limited to 14 participants.

Zoom Video Conferencing software (available for no charge from Zoom.com) will be used to facilitate the class sessions. Further details will be emailed to registrants.

View Withdrawal and Transfer Policies for online programs.

Santa Fe Workshops always aims to produce a high-quality experience for our online attendees. That said, variables including regional and local internet provider speeds, traffic on Zoom's servers, and your own computing hardware can contribute to a less than ideal streaming event. While we do our best to minimize the impact of these variables, they are outside the control of Santa Fe Workshops.

Policies:

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For the convenience of participants, recordings of each class session are posted privately for one month after the end of each session. Santa Fe Workshops takes the recordings down after one month to protect the intellectual property of our instructors.

Categories
Foundation, Technical
© Amanda Arrick
about
Amanda Arrick

Amanda Arrick has worked in the photo industry as an educator for 15 years. She began working for Sony in 2012 and has been on the Sony Pro Support Team since its inception in 2017. She enjoys meeting and talking to photographers from all over the world and loves learning about what they do. When she isn’t working she is spending time with her two children.

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