Workshops at the Digital Learning Lab

Fall ’18 Workshops

All listed workshops are held in the Digital Learning Lab located at 130 Lewis Science Library, located on the 1st floor of the Lewis Science Library.

Crafting a Portfolio

Thursday, October 18 from 7:30 until 9:00 p.m.
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Whether you have an online portfolio or are just starting to look for a way to showcase your work, come learn how to tell your story and curate your achievements, whether you’re a designer, writer, photographer or programmer. Instructors: Rae Perez ’19 & Dimitris Ntaras ‘21

Color Correcting Video and Photographs

Sunday, October 21, from 7:30 until 9:00 p.m.
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Are Instagram filters starting to bore you? Discover how to properly color-correct and stylistically grade your photos and videos in this seminar. We will learn how to do quick fixes on your phone, as well as how to use Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop, and Premiere to achieve professional results. Instructor: Jessica Zhou ‘19

Tooling around in Photoshop

Monday, October 22, from 7:30 until 9:00 p.m.

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Learn the basic tools of photoshop that everyone, from beginner to pro, needs to take their work to the next level! We'll navigate and work with tools such as the marquee, quick selection/magic wand, eyedropper, spot healing brush, clone, and stamp tools for example. If you've ever wondered how that cool photo was created or what that artist used to create that one effect, come down to the DLL and find out! Instructor: Sarah Sanneh ‘19

Designing a Website

Wednesday, November 7, from 7:30 until 9:00 p.m.
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Learn the basic theory and workflow of designing a website, no coding required. Instructor: Wendy Ho ‘21

Depth and Focus: Using Lightroom to Create Dynamic Photography

Thursday, November 8, from 7:30 until 9:00 p.m.
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Most memorable photographs combine creative vision with skilled post-processing. Learn how professionals use Adobe Lightroom to enhance photos and prepare them for posters, books, banners, videos, or Instagram. Instructor: Felicity Audet ‘21

Logo Design with Illustrator

Sunday, November 11, from 2:00 until 4:00 p.m.
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Tips and tricks to bring your logo design to the next level with Illustrator. Develop a vector-based logo, learning new tools and workflows on the way. Instructor: Rae Perez ‘19

Make your own Soundtrack

Tuesday, November 13, from 7:30 until 9:00 p.m.
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Need background music for a project and don’t want to spend money or just don’t know where to look?

Come to this workshop to learn how to make your own soundtrack with GarageBand. Instructor: Aiden Hintermaier ‘22

Memes Deluxe: An Introduction to Photoshop

Tuesday, November 20, from 8:00 until 9:00 p.m.
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New to Photoshop? Learn to cut, color and contrast in Photoshop by designing your own meme. Instructor: Sarah Pan ‘19

Editing Documentary Film

Tuesday, November 27, from 7:30 until 9:00 p.m.
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Dive into documentary editing by learning methods to construct argument and narrative out of a long-form interview. The workshop will cover both technical and substantive approaches to parsing through and organizing material effectively. Instructor: Amanda Morrison ‘19

Find your Light! Inclusive Photography

Wednesday, November 28, from 7:30 until 9:00 p.m.
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Lighting is a commodity of film and photography that many often take for granted. However, with the right kind of lighting, every skin tone can pop on camera. Whether for selfie lighting or short filmmaking, this workshop will instruct participants how to manipulate lighting for various situations and will teach every participant how to find the light in (and on!) everyone. Instructor: Adia Weaver ‘21