Giveaway: “Playground to Paris” Photography Workshop!

This week’s giveaway is an awesome one if you’ve got aspirations of being a shutter bug!! Check it out, and remember- since spaces are limited, you can go ahead and sign up NOW if you want to ensure that you get a spot, and if you win, your fee will be refunded! 
it was Christmas morning when you received your first DSLR camera. Or
shortly before or after the birth of your first child. You planned to
every milestone with crisp clarity – so perfect that it would appear
that you were reliving the moment with each glance of the photograph.
You excitedly opened the new box and unloaded a piece of machinery that
weighs more than a small child and has more buttons
and controls than an airplane cockpit. How in the world will you ever
understand how to use this investment? All you wanted were a few good
shots of your family!!! 
If you can relate to this common Mom dilemma, then this workshop is for you! 
resort to accepting iPhone shots of your daughter’s recital. Don’t be
ok with your son all blurry as he scores the winning goal! Or worse! Is
your “good”
camera stored at home – and you aren’t even sure where! Gain control of
your DSLR and proudly carry it with you to all your events and USE it
like a Pro! 
to Paris” is a 3-hour hands-on experience with Rachael Nichols, teacher
and photographer, as you learn how to get your DSLR OFF of Auto and
ON to great family memories.
What’s included:
Meet other beginning camera users who share your struggles of learning to use their DSLR camera
Discover what all the buttons are and when is the appropriate time to use which setting
An explanation and practical practice of the basics needed for Correct Exposure using Manual Mode. 
How to best work with kids/adults
Hands-on practice inside the meeting room and outside on the streets of Occoquan 
Complimentary Professional Headshots for all attendees (because you deserve to be in the spotlight too!)
Take-home materials for continued practice and review
Morning and Afternoon Snacks
Gift and raffle items 
Invitation to join an informative and interactive Facebook group open to workshop attendees only
Discounts for future sessions and workshops with Parlez-Vous Photography
Other details:
This practical and hands-on workshop will be held on
Sunday, October 4th. 9am-12pm
The Loft Gallery in Historic Occoquan
313 Mill Street, Occoquan VA

**Use the Coupon Code: “PWCMoms” for a discounted rate of $100 (valid for registration before 10/06/15 
seats are available. Please register early to ensure you have a spot.
All participants will need to provide their own camera for use in
this class is perfect for parents wishing to photograph their families,
it is also a great place for anyone who wants to get a better
of their DLSR camera in a hands-on, practical setting. 
AND it gets better! Enter this week’s giveaway for your chance to win a FREE spot at the workshop for YOU AND A FRIEND!!
are limited. Register now to be sure you have a spot. If you are
selected as the winner, your registration will be fully refunded)

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