Sick of lugging that big camera around with you? Get the flexibility and quality of a larger camera, without the size, weight, hassle, and price. Control shutter, aperture, and even lens effects all with a camera that fits in your pocket! Join award-winning, commercial photographer, Bryan Niven, who has traveled extensively using cameras from the most basic to the world's most advanced. Taught through UVU’s Community Education program. Click this link to sign up!


This image was shot with a credit card sized camera, without a tripod, and no manual control!

© Copyright 2012 Bryan Niven

Natural Lighting

Light is what makes photography possible. It is what directs the viewer and creates depth and mood in an image. Learn from award-winning, professional artist and photographer, Bryan Niven. as he teaches you what type of light is needed, and how to create it. You will learn what light temperature does to an image, and how to control it. Make your photography stand out and look beautiful, using available light creatively.  Taught through UVU’s Community Education program. Click this link to sign up!


This image was shot in natural light with a Leica M8 rangefinder, in Jerusalem.

© Copyright 2012 Bryan Niven

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Photography is Art

Combining some of the most powerful elements of photography, such as lighting, composition, and color, you’ll learn what makes a photograph stand out. Enjoy an unforgettable four-week course full of visual technique, artistic mind set, professional insight, and personal motivation, taught by award-winning, professional artist and photographer, Bryan Niven. Get what you need to take your photography to the next level. Taught by Bryan Niven, through UVU’s Community Education program. Click this link to sign up!


This image was shot with the Canon 1Ds Mark 2 at around 2am downtown in Los Angeles.

© Copyright 2012 Bryan Niven

SLR - Beginner

If you have an advanced camera, and you want to take advantage of all the quality it has to offer, WITHOUT having to learn the advanced side of photography, this is the class for you! Learn from award-winning, professional artist and photographer, Bryan Niven, as he covers how to use the shutter and aperture of your camera, as well as your lens, flash, and more! Whether you take pictures inside or out you’ll learn - hands on - what it takes to get a great shot.

Taught by Bryan Niven, through UVU’s Community Education program. Click this link to sign up!


I captured this image using a Leica M8 at the Dead Sea.

SLR - Intermediate

Now that you have learned the fundamentals of your camera, lets take a closer look at what it can do. In this class we will learn how to gain control of your camera by manually adjusting your exposure. Join award-winning, professional artist and photographer, Bryan Niven, as he teaches you how to separately and independently, adjust shutter speed and aperture. We’ll study the different effects lenses create. Learn how to read histograms, white balance, focus and more! Take control of every shot, and get exactly what you want. Taught by Bryan Niven, through UVU’s Community Education program. Click this link to sign up!

 

This shot was taken using a fully manual Leica M8 camera, in Israel.

© Copyright 2012 Bryan Niven

© Copyright 2012 Bryan Niven

Photoshop 1

When you look at some of the amazing images being created in Photoshop nowadays, have you ever wondered how they do it? Join award-winning, professional artist and photographer, Bryan Niven, as he introduces you to the most popular photo-manipulation software in the world! In this class we’ll explore Photoshop's near limitless abilities by finding out which tools do what and when to use them. You’ll learn how to harness the power of these tools and use them to gain control of your images. We’ll also learn how to create "Layers" and "Selections" which are the signature elements of Photoshop. Adobe has worked with Bryan, and even licensed his images to represent Photoshop throughout the country. This is an introduction to Photoshop you won't want to miss! Taught through UVU’s Community Education program. Click this link to sign up!


This image was created for Nick Rimando using Adobe Photoshop.

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Point and Shoot MAXED OUT!

Buying the Right Camera: Only $25!

With so many cameras out there, it’s nearly impossible to know which one to buy... until now. Join award-winning professional photographer, Bryan Niven, for an evening of fun, food, education, motivation, and give-aways! Having traveled extensively using cameras from the most basic to the worlds most advanced, Bryan will tear down the marketing barriers and help you focus on YOUR photography needs. Get a hands-on experience and learn which cameras provide amazing image quality and control, without the hassle and intimidation of the typical shopping experience. Taught through UVU’s Community Education program. Click this link or the green flyer below to sign up!


This seminar will be presented in the incredible UVU Auditorium pictured below.

© Copyright 2012 Bryan Niven

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