A Look Into Video Editing

Join us for a peek into the world of video editing.

Dates Times Fees  
6/04/196/04/19
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 15
9am12pm $0.00 Details

Advanced iPhone Photography

Great for all level iPhone and iPad users.

Dates Times Fees  
4/09/194/09/19
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 15
1pm4pm $28.00 Details

Advanced Photography for SLR Photographers

This class will focus on mastering the key features of your SLR camera.  You will finally be able to move beyond automatic to the Creative Modes of Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority, Program and Manual.  ISO, White Balance and bracketing also will be discussed.  We will learn about aperture and f/stops and what impact they have on your picture's depth of field.  Micro four thirds cameras are welcome.  The SLR camera has a removable lens, plus the ability to control speed and exposure separately (such as S, or Tv, A or Av, M).  Handouts will be provided.

Dates Times Fees  
3/20/194/03/19
Tech/Adult Center
Computer Lab 13055 Bill Francis Drive, Auburn
1pm3:30pm $44.00 Details

Aerial Photography with a Drone

This course will introduce you to the use of drones for attaining beautiful aerial photography.

Dates Times Fees  
3/13/194/10/19
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 16
6:30pm9:30pm $68.00 Details

Digital Storytelling

Digital stories are short 3-5 minute multimedia movies about a topic that is important to the writer.

Dates Times Fees  
2/12/193/19/19
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 15
6:30pm9pm $68.00 Details

Exposure to the World of Graphics

This class is designed to share knowledge about the power of graphics including jpg images, GIF files, vector art, fonts, etc.  Graphics are playing a larger role in the delivery of content production.  This 3-hour workshop will expose you to some of the basics, the common terms and phrases used in many of today's leading software programs, and may lead you to a career in graphic design. 

Dates Times Fees  
4/24/194/24/19
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 15
1pm4pm $0.00 Details

How to Use a Digital Camera (SLR Point & Shoot)

Are you tired of not knowing how to use your digital camera?

Dates Times Fees  
2/27/193/13/19
Tech/Adult Center
Computer Lab 13055 Bill Francis Drive, Auburn
1pm3:30pm $35.00 Details

How to Use Your Samsung, Motorola, HTC, and LG Smartphone

This course offers hands-on instruction on how to setup and use your phone on a day-to-day basis.  We will cover the Android App store, plus how to synchronize your calendar, contacts, and emails seamlessly to your windows computer.  Also you'll learn about your settings and notifications, how to delete apps and how to organize your home screen.  Time will also be spent on learning to use the high quality camera on your phone.  Find out what you can do besides make a phone call.  This class is designed for beginners. No experience necessary. No iPhones/iPads please. Please bring your fully charged smartphone and charger.

Dates Times Fees  
2/06/192/20/19
Tech/Adult Center
Computer Lab 13055 Bill Francis Drive, Auburn
1pm3:30pm $44.00 Details

Introduction to the Adobe Software Products

Adobe is a leading software company for photographers, videographers, editors, web developers, graphic designers, artists, and audio users.  If you have interest in these areas, this is the class for you.  This class demonstrates over a dozen different products and is supported by current PSA classes.  Our open lab facilities provide access to the Adobe software for our students.

Dates Times Fees  
5/07/195/07/19
Placer School for Adults, 3775 Richardson Dr. Auburn CA 95602
PSA Rm 16
1pm4pm $0.00 Details

Manage Your Photo Collection with Google Photos

Learn how to use Google Photos, an intuitive and free program to organize, edit, email, and share your photos.  Learn how to get your photos stored and organized, then do some retouching and sharing with friends and family.  We will combine lecture with hands-on class time and you'll take home the skills to manage your own pictures.  Google Photos can be installed on any computer.  Bring 30 or so of your own photos on a thumb drive, if you wish.Prerequisite: Basic computer skills

Dates Times Fees  
5/16/195/23/19
PSA Career Center, 1919 Grass Valley Hwy, Auburn
PSA CC Rm 106
6pm8:30pm $0.00 Details

Photoshop Elements 14 Level 1

Come learn to use the #1 selling consumer photo editing software.

Dates Times Fees  
4/10/195/15/19
Tech/Adult Center
Computer Lab 13055 Bill Francis Drive, Auburn
1pm3:30pm $35.00 Details

Photoshop Elements 14 Level 2

Continue to improve your photo editing skills, including managing layers, masking, styles, blending modes, filters, advanced layer techniques, custom brushes, and dynamic use of text.

Dates Times Fees  
5/22/196/19/19
Tech/Adult Center
Computer Lab 13055 Bill Francis Drive, Auburn
1pm3:30pm $69.00 Details

Photoshop Lightroom

Learn how to edit and get the most out of your photos from image capture to the final print by using Adobe Photoshop Lightroom.

Dates Times Fees  
4/25/195/09/19
Tech/Adult Center
Computer Lab 13055 Bill Francis Drive, Auburn
6pm8:30pm $44.00 Details