Workshops & Trips
Workshops are on location with Kathy Peoples as your instructor. Check them out below.
Winter Photo Fun for Kids
Put on your hats and coats and explore Fonthill Castle in the winter. Learn how to shoot the architecture, angles, composition, streams & squirrels.
Kathy is very patient and enjoys helping young adults find a passion in their life. Children will be given a variety of things to shoot with various settings to try out. There's always fun stuff to learn no matter what kind of camera your child owns. Cell phone cameras are also welcome.
Ages 10-17. Parents are always welcome to hang out.
Dates: Sat. Feb. 4, 2017
Time: 2:00-3:00 pm
Raindate: Sat. Feb. 5, 2017
Alexander Hamilton History & Photography Workshop
Come learn all about the man and founding father, Alexander Hamilton.
April 1, 2017
Day 1-BRIEF OF THE LIFE OF ALEXANDER HAMILTON, HIS ROLE IN THE BATTLE OF TRENTON AND A KATYDID PHOTOGRAPHY CLASS
• 10:00 am You'll listen to an expert historian, Joe Fabrizio, tell you all about the accomplishments of this great man featured on the $10 bill. This is a great preempt to fully understand the Broadway play, "Hamilton". Lecture held at Washington Crossing State Park Visitors Center in Pa.
• 12:00 Enjoy a photo lesson on your digital camera or cell phone camera.
• 1:00 pm Eat lunch while listening to the music from the Hamilton play Washington Crossing Inn.
• 2:00 Meetup at Washington Crossing State Park, Ranger brief on cannons and Durham boats used by George Washington during the crossing at the Battle of Trenton.
April 2, 2017
Day 2-TOUR & PHOTOGRAPH PHILADELPHIA, HISTORICAL GOV' BUILDINGS OF THE CITY. PHILADELPHIA WAS AMERICA'S FINEST, MOST GLAMOROUS CITY OF THE 18TH CENTURY & CAPITOL OF THE US FROM 1790-1800.
• 8:20 am Meet at Visitors Center, 41 N. 6th St.. Phila, Pa 19106
• 9:00 am Park Ranger Tour of Independence Hall, Declaration of Independence & United States Constitution were signed, 520 Chesnut St.
Liberty Bell Center Museum, S. 6th St. / photo opp..
• 11:00 am Tour of the United States Mint, 151 N. Independence Mall East.
• 12:00 pm Lunch at the famous City Tavern where Hamilton & the Founders often frequented.
• National Constitution Center brief, 525 Arch St.
• Pictures of Hamilton statue.
• 1:00 pm Take photos of The 1st National Bank that Hamilton started. 116 S
• 2:00 pm Stop at Hamilton's Phila residence and have a snack at The Little Lion restaurant, 243 Chestnut St, Phila.
• 3:00 Workshop completed.
Natural Light Portrait & Posing class
Join Kathy Peoples, professional photographer as she shares and teaches her skill of 30 years.
9:00 am start in Katydid Photography's large indoor studio.
Enjoy learning about the ins and outs of posing men, women and children.
See images of how families are arranged for best poses and light.
Also learn how composition plays an important role in portrait photography.
10:15 Get to personally know your model.
10:30 SEE THE LIGHT outdoors.
Watch as Kathy explains how to find and meter the perfect lighting. Learn how to utilize reflectors and how to pose your model. Students will have time to shoot and practice photographing our model.
Dates: Saturday, April 22, 2017
Raindate: Sunday, April 23, 2017
Inspiration and Vision
Learn how to See, Compose and Create art thru your camera.
This class includes lots!
Four 1-1/2 hour Private Sessions ALONG with TWO 15 min. critique sessions.
Go at your leisure to schedule your private time. It is suggested that you try and come once a week or every other week for best results. Technical camera info and shooting time will be included with lessons.
Personal private lessons with instructor Kathy Peoples.
Cell Phone Photography Workshop
Learn how to capture a masterpiece with your cellphone! We will discuss
• how to get the exposure right on your cell phone
• composition and the different rules
• using the light in front of you
• how to enhance the color of your photos
• how to manipulate your photos using free Apps.
Time: 7-9 pm