Learn how to digitize your portfolio in this one day crash course on artwork capture and documentation! Instructor Liz Bannish walks participants through the process of making accurate digital representations of your artwork for use on your website, calls for entry, or any other digital platform. See the setup for camera shooting or scanner captures, learn Photoshop best practices, and tips and ticks for RAW edits and JPG export. A useful tutorial for any artist looking to create a digital archive of existing artwork. Questions encouraged; there will be an opportunity for individual inquiries and students will receive a handout of the topics covered at the end of class.
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LIZ BANNISH is an artist and printmaker who has been training professionally in the arts since 2009. Her work uses themes of feminine power, anti-capitalism, and anxiety, usually wrapped in marine imagery. Liz’s personal prints have been shown on a national scale and in mediums from fine art prints, to photographs, to alternative processes. She was the Printmaking and Photo Technician for Smith College in Northampton, MA for five years. Previously, she has trained as Apprentice Printer at Wingate Studio in NH and conducted workshops for the Southern Graphics Council. She earned her BFA in Printmaking from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, receiving the John Roy second best in show award for her senior thesis exhibition in 2011. Visit Liz at www.lizbannish.com and instagram @lizbannish.
During this workshop, Liz will be touching on the complexities of DSLR Cameras and along with this knowledge there will be recommendations for cameras best used for this practice. A camera is not required to attend this workshop but will be a central focus on the workshop.
This class covers software purchased from Adobe. Subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud, with Photoshop, is necessary to use the tools covered within. Plans start as low as $10/month. See all plan options at https://www.adobe.com/creativecloud/plans.html