Photographer, Artist, Educator
Upcoming Online Classes with Dan
All class times are in the Eastern Time Zone
Photo Gilding with Vellum & Precious Metals–Jan 19 & 26
JAN 19 & 26, 2023
Class is FULL. Another will be scheduled soon.
7-9pm Dive headfirst into the magical world of translucent paper and hand-applied gold leaf ONLINE. After you register, you will receive a Gilding Workshop Kit from Dan containing what you'll need for both 2-hour online sessions through Zoom. You will also need to purchase a can of spray varnish (that cannot be shipped from Dan).
Your kit will include inkjet vellum, 24K gold, imitation gold, gilding size, reusable working container, masking strips, artist tape, bristle and foam brushes and stirring sticks.
Complete information will be sent on how to prepare for these hands-on sessions including printing your images on the vellum in your kit. Learn the basics on how to make your archival prints glow! Class is limited to 10 participants. Registration includes 1 Gilding Workshop Kit and two 2-hr. online sessions with Dan as your guide.
Start time for each 2 hour session is 7 pm ET.
Making Prints, Slideshows and Books from iPhone Photos-Feb 8
Feb 8, 7-9pm ET
If you long to enjoy and share your iPhone and iPad masterpieces beyond the virtual world of your computer or iOS screen, this is the workshop that opens expressive doors. Create a book for a special occasion, craft a slideshow as online entertainment or bring your image into the real world as an elegant print. Learn how an iPhone/iPad can be your scanner to save family photos or old negatives, too.
One of Dan's most popular online training options is the Small Group Session in which 2-7 participants interact with questions, screen sharing and conversation with Dan and each other using Zoom to connect. An efficient and affordable for those who enjoy group learning. Ask questions and get the individual attention that's missing in a Webinar. Class time is listed in the Eastern Time zone out of Dan's studio in Palenville, New York.
The day before class, you will receive confirmation by email with information on how to sign into Dan's virtual classroom.
Snapseed: Diving Below the Surface
Feb 27, 6-8pm
Jan 11, 7-9pm is full.
A 2-hr online Small Group session for 2-7 people. This Snapseed session goes beyond the expected, bringing you up-to-speed with Snapseed’s well known editing talents plus the hidden techniques and artistic approaches that will empower you to make your photos more beautiful and intriguing than ever. Join Dan in this delightful, small group Zoom session to advance your editing skills while enjoying your iPhone and iPad more than ever! Scroll down for the specific details of this class.
One of Dan's most popular online training options is the Small Group Session in which 2-5 participants interact with questions, screen sharing and conversation with Dan and each other using Zoom to connect. An efficient and affordable for those who enjoy group learning. Ask questions and get the individual attention that's missing in a Webinar. Class time is listed in the Eastern Time zone out of Dan's studio in Palenville, New York.
You will receive confirmation by email with information on how to sign into Dan's virtual classroom.
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Bridging the classic history of photography with the digitally-based world of photography today, Dan has inspired thousands of photographers with his willingness to present his knowledge through humor-filled workshops and digital publications. He continues to share his enthusiasm for new cameras, techniques and approaches along with more than a few gadgets thrown in for good measure.
The Photo Gilding Intro Kit comes with vellum, size, gesso, varnish, imitation gold, imitation silver and real copper, plus the brushes, roller, artist's tape and containers to make it easy.Dan offers kits with everything you need to make a translucent vellum and metal leaf print. Choose either inkjet vellum or darkroom vellum for photographers working in alternative processes. A detailed pdf (downloadable) will guide you with videos and photos.
Dan's News Alerts - You'll get an infrequent email twice a year (at most) to keep in touch with new workshops, Dan's thoughts about cameras and equipment and so much more.
The easiest "How To" for making desktop negatives for darkroom photographic processes. Available in download or DVD.
Dan regularly offers a small group session "Making Digital Negatives with Epson and Canon Printers."