A one day photography workshop at gyaan adab centre
With an egarness to learn and savour life intensely every hundredth of a second by capturing the moment though a photograph 14 participants attended the one day photography workshop help at Gyaan Adab on Septemper 27, 2014.
The workshop was facilitated by eminent photographer Anwar Mirza and was designed to give a practical knowledge of photography both indoors and outdoors. Anwar Mirza is an alumnus of Sir J.J. College of Applied Art, Mumbai. For over 3 decades Anwar Mirza has been involved in journalism, travel and advertising photography. He has travelled extensively around the globe & his travel photo features are published in leading airlines’ in-flight magazines. He has covered news and editorial assignments for Reuters/London, Motivate Publishing, and Hall Marks/Scenic postcards.
He is a recipient of numerous regional and international photography awards, such as Nikon and Hasselblad international photo contest. Contributed photography works to 5 pictorial coffee table books published by Motivate Publication (Dubai, UAE). He has participated in group exhibitions in Pune, Mumbai, Delhi, & Bangalore and held a solo photo exhibition in Bahrain.
The workshop covered understanding the technicality of camera, Lenses & its operation, the secret of how to control light, travel photography guidelines, practical daylight shoot and post production (editing images in Photoshop). Anwar Mirza helped the participant’s develop their photography skills by revealing 14 golden proven tips to enhance images.
Apart from some good photographs, what also developed during this workshop was camaraderie, a photography group and a promise to meet every month for a photography excursion in the city.