Raul Roa, a veteran photographer, will discuss photojournalism techniques to improve your photography and what’s in your photo toolbox for today’s social media. He will speak about using not only conventional digital cameras and lenses but also using iPhone and GoPro cameras in the course of working as a photojournalist and the techniques used to improve your overall photography skills.
Roa has worked as a photojournalist for 23 years in Southern California and is presently a staff photographer at the Los Angeles Times Community News covering Burbank, Glendale and La Cañada Flintridge. He is also an avid bird photographer and astrophotographer.
Early arrival is recommended to guarantee a seat which is first come, first serve; doors open at 12 p.m. and program starts at 12:15 p.m.
Presented by the Los Angeles Public Library. Sponsored by Photo Friends.
All images ©Raul Roa 2017.
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