Training Information

Rachel Glazer

Rachel Glazer

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Taking Effective Pictures

Principle & Standard

7. Leadership and Organizational Culture

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Course Description

Your organization does great work, and the world needs to see it! By mastering a few basic photography techniques, you’ll feel empowered to take high quality photos to use in promotional materials, publications, and grant applications. In this session, participants will learn strategies for capturing compelling moments during events, empowering volunteers to take on the role of photographer, and best practices for obtaining consent for using people's images.

Learning Objectives

Participants will be able to...

  • develop a plan for capturing high-interest moments during their volunteer events.
  • compose balanced photos, considering elements such as lighting, framing, and orientation.