classes & events

Upcoming classes and events!

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classes & events

Our photographers are keen on sharing their knowledge and know-how. We offer unique and informative photography classes, from basic to expert, digital and film throughout the year. 

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Saturday - May 19, 2018  - OMD-EM1 Mark II Super Menu Class- 10:00-1:00

Exciting News! Camera Bar and Olympus are pleased to offer this fabulous class at our store!

Do you own an Olympus EM1-Mark II? Ever wonder how to use all of the features it has to offer? Camera Bar is pleased to offer an EM-1 Mark II Super Menu Class on Saturday, May 19th, 2018 from 10 am - 1 pm. Meet Olympus technical representative Brian Rycyk. This 3 hour class will cover Super Control Panel and camera menu. Features in the camera's menu will be discussed with real life scenarios. This class will show you how to download current firmware to your camera, lenses, and accessories if time allows. This class is specific to the OMD E-M1 Mark II only. It is strongly suggested that you know photo 101 before taking this class. Please call the store to sign up because space is extremely limited! There is no fee for this class.

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tuesday, June 26, 2018 - Pics & Pints At City Steam Brewery - 6 PM - 9 PM

Camera Bar presents "Pics & Pints!"

Join Camera Bar at City Steam Brewery in Downtown Hartford, for beer and photo gear! Representatives from Tamron, Olympus, and MAC Group will be joining us with a full range of cameras, lenses, lighting, and tripiods for a causal night of taking photographs and learning about new gear over drinks. 

This unique setting provides real-world evaluation and experimentation you wouldn't normally get in our store plus the fun of having a drink with your newest photography friends! This event is free, excluding alchoholic beverages, but appetizers will be provided. Demo of gear will be from 6-9 PM, but feel free to stay later if you choose.

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One-On-One InstructionJuly 8th, 2017

Hourly Rate: $100.00

Learn one-on-one in depth knowledge about your camera, and equipment from our experienced photographic professionals in a quiet and private learning environment.


  • Camera & video techniques

  • Camera & video techniques

  • The right lens at the right time

  • Advanced features of your camera

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More classes coming soon...