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SAPF Annual Exhibition

The South Australian Photographic Federation’s (SAPF) annual exhibition details have been announced.



Photographic work by members of the South Australian Photographic Federation Affiliated Clubs and Groups on display at the

Hamra Centre Library Gallery
1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton

From Monday 28th April to Sunday 11th May 2014

Gallery Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Friday – 10am to 6pm
Wednesday – 8am to 6pm   Thursday – 10am-8pm
Saturday – 1pm to 4pm       Sunday – 1pm to 4pm

Free Admission

To celebrate
History Month
there will also be a historical display of prints
by early South Australian amateur photographers from the
SAPF Permanent Collection

Photoshop Basics Course

The South Australian Photographic Federation (SAPF) is running a Photoshop basics course in March.


Course will run over two Monday nights – 24th March and 31st March 2014 from 7pm onwards at SAPF Headquarters, College Park House.
The course is designed for extreme beginners.
Tutors: Alberto Giurelli and Andy Smylie.
There will be a maximum of 6 students.
Students to bring their own laptop computers with a recent version of photoshop installed, preferably CS4 upwards.
Cost for the two sessions – $50.00 to be paid before or on day one.  All proceeds to go to SAPF general revenue stream.

Session 1:

•    Why Raw?
•    Importing files
•    Camera Raw
•    Basic skills – cropping, sharpening, levels, curves and more

Session 2:

•    Summary of session1
•    Questions and answers
•    Layers and Masks and more

Lightroom will be discussed briefly but students are not required to own this program.

Please contact Course Co-ordinator Helen Whitford for bookings:

Quote of the Day

Your first 10,000 photographs are your worst.

Henri Cartier-Bresson