Masur Museum to offer Photo Classes

Beginner Digital Photography Workshop with Jenny Ellerbe


Learn the basics of digital photography and editing in this six week workshop.

  •  Tuesdays, July 31 – September 4, 2012
  • 6:15 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Masur Museum Carriage House
  • $160 non - members / $120 museum members

What you learn

The class will cover the basic camera settings such as aperture and shutter speed, exposure control, depth of field, composition, digital camera menus, histograms, and very basic image editing.  Classes will be small and relaxed with plenty of time for discussion and

hands-on experience.

What you need

The only requirement is a either a digital SLR (such as a Canon Rebel or Nikon D40) or an advanced point and shoot with manual settings.  Please call or e-mail if you are unsure about

your camera.

About Jenny Ellerbe

Jenny Ellerbe is a Louisiananative and a self-taught photographer who has received national acclaim for her work. She has been featured in the publications Lenswork, Louisiana Conservationist, Arkansas Review, and Louisiana Life.  Her work is represented by the Afterimage Gallery in Dallas, Texas.  She has previously taught workshops for the Ansel Adams Gallery.  In 2008 a monograph of her work, Here is Home, was published by the Canadian firm of Scotia Waterous.

To Register

Contact Jenny Burnham at (318) 329-2237 or email or