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Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM EST
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ArtSpace Herndon 
750 Center St.
Herndon, VA 20170

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Mary Louise Ravese 
Bella Vista Photography 
571 594 2390 

Student Testimonials

“Love, love, love, her.  Really amazing ability to teach! Mary Louise’s passion comes through and is understandable.  Her ability to translate skill, passion and knowledge – phenomenal!” – Marji G.

"Mary Louise impressed me with giving everyone equal training time. She displayed great patience."

“Mary Louise is great - she obviously understands photography and all of the equipment so thoroughly that she can explain technical details to novices” – Jan W.



Smartphone photography: iPhone basics and beyond - November 2019 Herndon VA 

The smartphone is the camera many people have with them at all times. The phone's integrated camera has advanced with each generation, now making it worthy of our attention as a legitimate camera. Learn how to more fully use "native" iPhone camera functionality, as well as additional apps to control the camera (ProCamera) and edit images (SnapSeed) right on the iPhone. Additional accessories for smartphone photography will also be discussed.

This workshop is suitable for participants with an iPhone 6 or later model.

Workshop fee: 

Early Bird Discount: $69 if registered by October 26, 2019, $89 if registered after October 26, 2019

Bring a Friend -- a 2nd participant registering at the same time qualifies for a discount of $10

Student Rate (age 14+): $59 if registered by October 26, 2019, $69 if registered after October 26, 2019 (please provide copy of valid student id)

Workshop does not include lodging or transportation. Participants meet on site.  A suggested equipment list will be provided to registered participants. Lodging recommendations are available on request.

About the Instructor

Photo by Richard Fain

Mary Louise Ravese specializes in fine art nature and travel photography from locations across the world. Her photographs are in private, university & corporate collections in over 40 states and are exhibited nationally.

She has published images in calendars, magazines, books and websites. Mary Louise is a regular speaker and competition judge for photography clubs. She also enjoys teaching on a wide range of topics related to nature, travel and creative photography. Based in North Carolina, Mary Louise leads classes and workshops at a variety of locations across the US and abroad.