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Digital Photo 101 - Getting started in the Digital World

Photographie Numérique 101: Pour commencer - Débutant

Our 16th Year teaching workshops at Stewart Hall!

Starts: Monday February 26, 2024 from 7:30pm to 10:00pm

12 1/2 hours over 5 nights at

Pointe-Claire Cultural Centre - Stewart Hall
176 chemin Bord-du-Lac / Lakeshore Road

Register now to secure your place!

Photo above - Mount St Hilare shimmers in the Richelieu River in late fall light

Do you want to take better photos with the camera in your hands?

Go beyond AUTO mode and learn how to use the BEST features & settings of your new iPhone, DSLR or mirrorless camera, with composition tips and techniques to create stunning landscape and portrait photos!

Learn how to easily transfer your camera files to your computer, then how to resize and sharpen your images using Photoshop Elements for printing, emailing to friends and family, or for uploading to social media and more!

Four stimulating assignments with helpful critiques and a Q&A session, will provide you with new skills!

Dates: Monday February 26, & March 4, 11, 18 & 25, 2023

12.5 hours over 5 evenings - from 7:30pm till 10pm at Stewart Hall

Recommended for Beginners

Mostly in English, with questions answered in English and French.
For all camera models - iPhones are welcome too!
Bring your camera and operating guide.

Maximum class size: 10

Course Outline:

- Exposure and composition tips for superior photos
- Learning your digital camera menus & functions
- How to fine-tune your images with Exposure Compensation
- White Balance: HOW to select and WHY it's important!
- Magic Hour - How the quality of light creates stunning images!
- How to easily process and edit your images with Adobe Photoshop Elements for emailing to friends or uploading to social media such as Facebook and Instagram

Workshop information, lessons and assignments will be emailed to participants after each class for at-home reading and practice.

Four unique photo assignments with easy-to-follow instructions, will help you practice techniques learned in class. Your assignments will be projected onto a BIG screen and evaluated to provide helpful suggestions and critiques of your photo projects.

Cost for this 5 night workshop is just $98.00 (taxes included)

Register now to secure your spot!

Register online at:


At the top left of the page, select your Language: English or French

Next, go to Step 1: Search For Activities / Étape 1: Recherchez vos activités
In the search box, type: Photo 101
Proceed to register and pay.


Register by phone or in person at the Stewart Hall Cultural Centre,
176 chemin Bord-du-Lac/Lakeshore Road in Pointe-Claire from
Monday to Thursday - 8:30am to 8pm
Friday - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Saturday - 9:30am to 5:00pm
Sunday - 1pm to 5pm

For more information, please call:

This workshop is crafted and produced exclusively for
the Pointe-Claire Cultural Centre at Stewart Hall
by professional photographer and multimedia instructor

Frederic Hore
Not to be missed!