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California Genealogical Society and Library 


Saturday June 18, 2011 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM PDT

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California Genealogical Society and Library 
2201 Broadway, Suite LL2
Oakland, CA 94612

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Class is full.  Registration is closed. 

Digital Photography: A Tool for Your Genealogical Research

with Mary Beth Frederick

Let Mary Beth Frederick teach you how to use your digital camera to take photographs of books, original documents, microfilms, and computer screens.

Using her method will save you time, money, energy, and frustration. You'll also be kind to your back by never again toting a mountain of paper in your carry-on baggage!

New this year!  Mary Beth has added a post-lunch lecture on organizing digital files.

10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Lecture
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Lunch – Brown bag or carry-in from neighborhood cafes. Informal hands-on photo session – Bring your camera, and Mary Beth will help you to take photos in the library.
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Q & A from hands-on photo session
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Lecture

This class is limited to 40 participants and is one of the free benefits for CGS members. Non-members fee is $20.00 (non-refundable) and can be applied towards a CGS membership the day of the class

Pre-registration is required. 

Registration confirmations will be sent to the first 40 participants who register. Additional names will be collected and placed on a waiting list in case of cancellations.
Walk-ins will not be admitted.

Lunch - Please bring a bag lunch or visit a nearby restaurant for the lunch hour.