MacsWest CLASSES
*******IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT**********
CW Board has voted to make monitoring once a year mandatory for taking classes or receiving computer maintenance. Board members and teachers are exempt.

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IPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY

CLASS DESCRIPTION:  Question?  What can I do with my iPhone or iPad?  Answer:  A lot!! 

The class will be for folks NEW to photography using the iPhone or iPad.  It is not about using photoshop.  It is about how to take better pictures.  Bring your phone or iPad with some pictures on it and/or we will take more and have fun exploring iPhone photography

A. Review shutter speed, aperture, IOS and composition.

B. iPhone camera options-controls 

C. Take photos using the different options

D. We will use some tutorials from ThemacU and iPhone photography school 

INSTRUCTOR:  David Morin

Date & Time:  Monday, April 6, 1:30 - 3:00 PM

LOCATION:  Palm Ridge Rec Center - Room C

FEE:  $5.00, payable by check to Computers West.  Due at the class.

SIGN UP for this CLASS:  Click on the Mac mouse (top right of this page).  Fill in registration form, indicate date of class, and submit. 

The instructor will confirm your place within a few days. 

STUDENTS MUST PREREGISTER ONLINE FOR THIS CLASS, have monitored, or Be Signed Up to monitor prior to class start.


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IPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY

CLASS DESCRIPTION:  I have a photo-now what can I do with it??

A.  Modify the photo using built in camera adjustments or computer adjustments

B.  Share your photo:  printing, facebook, mail, messages

C.  Camera add on:  Apps and lenses

D.  Sources of information

INSTRUCTOR:  David Morin

Date & Time:  Monday, April 13, 1:30 - 3:00 PM

LOCATION:  Palm Ridge Rec Center - Room C

FEE:  $5.00, payable by check to Computers West.  Due at the class.

SIGN UP for this CLASS:  Click on the Mac mouse (top right of this page).  Fill in registration form, indicate date of class, and submit. 

The instructor will confirm your place within a few days.

STUDENTS MUST PREREGISTER ONLINE FOR THIS CLASS, have monitored, or Be Signed Up to monitor prior to class start.

 

 

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Mac Basics for Catalina

Mac Basics for Catalina (macOS 10.15)

Prerequisite: Must Have Monitored in Past Year

Fee: $20, payable at first class

Instructor: Wally Bock

This is a BASIC, hands-on class of five 2-hour sessions covering the essentials of working on an Apple Macintosh computer using the latest Mac operating system—Catalina.

The class covers:
• starting up and shutting down the computer • getting around the desktop
• using the mouse and Magic Track Pad
• starting and quitting applications
• adjusting the Mac’s preferences
• creating documents and folders
• email basics
• photos
• printing, copying and sharing
• surfing the web
• copying to and from a flash drive

and much more. This is a class for people who have limited computer experience, and for those who want to brush up on their basic skills. Class members will use the Club’s iMacs—No personal computers. Space is limited to eight persons. You must sign up online for this class, receive confirmation of acceptance from the instructor, and have monitored in the past year.WALK-INS NOT PERMITTED.

Classes will be held 10 AM to Noon, in Room C of Computers West’s New Computer Lab @ Palm Ridge Rec Center, on the following dates:

Monday March 2, 2020 — 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Thursday, March 5, 20209 — 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Monday, March 9, 2020 — 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM 

 Thursday, March 12, 2020 — 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Monday, March 16, 2020 — 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

SIGN UP for this CLASS:  Click on the Mac mouse (top right of this page).  Fill in registration form, indicate date of class, and submit. 

The instructor will confirm your place within a few days. 

STUDENTS MUST PREREGISTER ONLINE FOR THIS CLASS, have monitored, or Be Signed Up to monitor prior to class start.



 

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SENIOR "GENIUS BAR" - Walk in Sessions for Mac Products in Room C

Topic - Help with Mac Products - Macswest Members Only

WE REQUEST THAT YOU HAVE MONITORED.

DESCRIPTION: A group of wise old owls have volunteered to solve problems / or answer questions you might have using your Mac products.

HELPERS:  Mac members who have knowledge of the MAC

DATE & TIME - Every Wednesday from 10:00 to 11:30

 

 FEE:  Free to MacsWest Members