The length of this course is about five hours depending upon questions asked. The class starts at 6:00 pm and the class ends at approximately 8:00 pm for two nights. The class cost $60, payable at Henley's Photo, 2000 H Street, Bakersfield, California.

Check with Henley's for the next available class: 661-324-9484.

In this course you will gain an understanding of the tools and techniques used in computer programs to improve the quality of digital images. You may use Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop or Elements but the basic ideas are the same. The goal is to properly use software functions to add to the quality of the image.

Individual instruction in this subject is always available. The next class will be conducted at Henley's Photo, 2000 H Street, Bakersfield (661-324-9484). For additional information, you may contact Henley's at: 661-324-9484 or email the instructor (Ed Ruth) at

Photoshop is powerful because of layers and the ability to combine them in any number of ways. Adobe Photoshop is an indispensable marketing tool.

Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop or Elements can be used to add POP to your images.

The goal of photography is often to communicate using shapes, color and the position of the subject of interest. The steps used to achieve this are not difficult.

In this course we will examine the software tools that are used to correct color, exposure, saturation, contrast and sharpness.

Once you learn a few basic concepts regarding exposure, image tonal values and contrast, it becomes easy to fine tune any digital image.

Topics covered in a Post-production class vary according to student needs but often include:

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