Photoshop Techniques Workshop with Peter Levey
January 27, 2018

Join avid educator Peter Levey for ideas, techniques, and tips to improve your images in Photoshop and other post production programs.

25 years ago the Levey family emigrated from South Africa and landed in Vancouver. 17 years ago, Peter started his Digital Photography school in North Vancouver under the name Advanced Digital Training (now shortened to ADT Camera School).

Ever since that day, he has been teaching thousands of students the techniques required to understand and properly use digital cameras of all makes and models. In addition, he has been offering training in all of the mainstream photo editing programs including Adobe Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, Adobe Lightroom, Apple's Aperture, iPhoto and Photos apps, and on a custom course basis.

Peter has offered instruction in the art of video photography and video editing using iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere and Premiere Elements.

He is passionate about technology and has recently begun offering photography classes for iPhone, now that the standard of phone cameras has advanced significantly to make them a useable photographic platform. Peter's school has worked in conjunction with Kerrisdale Cameras to offer digital cameras Introduction courses to all purchasers of new cameras from Kerrisdale branches across Vancouver.

This full day workshop will assist you in achieving that WOW factor from your images

  • Layers, Masking & Blending
  • Advanced Selection Techniques
  • Repair tools including Spot Healing, Patch Tool, Content-aware Move Tool.
  • Intelligent Upsampling without the need for Plugins for upscaling smaller images
  • Image Merge - Panorama and HDR using RAW files

Bring a notebook (sorry, no laptops permitted) and be ready to be both inspired and challenged!

This workshop is suitable to photographers at any stage of their journey - from totally newbie to fully experienced enthusiast.

The morning session will cover layers, masking & blending. A two hour lunch break is scheduled to accommodate travel time and lunch to and from your choice of restaurant (at your expense)
The afternoon session will delve into tools to enhance your images.

Registration is limited to 60 photographers to ensure to ensure a personal and interactive learning experience. The fee for the day is only $59 for pre-registration and $65.00 at the door (cash only).

The workshop will be held in the Community Services facility, 2nd floor of the Center Ice complex, 3600 Townline Rd, Abbotsford, BC.  (Corner of Townline Rd and Blue Ridge Drive).

Click here for a map for Center Ice Complex Aura


8:30 - 9:00 am - Registration and coffee

9:00 - 10:30 am - Session 1

10:30 - 10:45 am - Coffee Break

10:45 - 12:00 pm - Session 2

12:00 - 2:00 pm - Lunch (not included in registration fee)

2:00 - 3:15pm - Session 3

3:15 - 3:30 pm - Coffee Break

3:30 - 4:30 pm - Session 4