Photography Class

The Illinois IAAI Chapter

Presents a Free Event

Photography Training
February 23 – 24, 2016

Illiinois State Faregrounds, Emerson Building

Only 20 Seats are Available

Online registration, certification information, schedule, and class descriptions are below.

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IF TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT Contact Chris Valentine, OSFM. 217-785-4713
CANCELLATIONS: Contact Chris Valentine, OSFM. 217-785-4713

This is a non-tested class.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This class will be a combination of lecture and hands-on training. The topics that will be covered are:

– Camera basics
– Exposure
– Flash photography
– Night time photography
– How to shoot a scene
– Macro photography

All students will need to bring the following:

– Digital Camera (it should be a DSLR)
– Flash
– Tripod
– Shutter release cord
– Memory card
– Batteries
– Camera battery charger
– Any additional equipment that has been assigned.

Class will be held in the Emmerson Building at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in the Kids Korner. That is on the first floor on the south side of the building.

Contact Chris Valentine, OSFM for information, if needed. 217-785-4713


Brian Miller

Brian Miller is a Public Service Administrator with the Illinois State Police, having joined the department in 1990 as a photographer. Mr. Miller received a degree in Photographic Production Technology from Southern Illinois University in 1982 and operated two photographic labs until joining the department. Along with his duties as the Forensic Diagramming and Animation Section supervisor, Mr. Miller teaches photography, crime scene diagram, and crime scene mapping using the total station to law enforcement agencies throughout the state of Illinois.

Illinois State Police

Unmanned Aircraft System Coordinator/Pilot

Forensic Diagramming and Animation Supervisor

Crime Scene Services Command

Disclaimer: No liability is assumed by the IL-IAAI for changes in program content, speakers, or venue. The instructor’s presentation and content thereof is the responsibility of the individual instructor and not necessarily endorsed by any of the persons or organizations associated with this seminar. The IL-IAAI reserves the right to cancel, alter, or substitute any class or instructor without advanced notice.

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Illinois Chapter IAAI        P.O. Box #446        Fairfield, IL   62837