Auto Detailing / Beginning Automotive Photography
Oct 13, 2023 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructors: Stephen Chevalier / Barry Kluczyk
This is a two-part class.
Auto detailing: Whether a professional in the vehicle business or someone who merely wants their vehicle to look neat and tidy, auto detailing is a service that really makes ‘em shine. This course will provide insights useful for do-it-yourselfers as well as illustrate professional services available.
About the Presenter: Stephen Chevalier is the owner of iDetail, located in Chesterfield, Michigan. He grew up in the auto detailing business—his father owned and operated a professional detailing business. He spent most of his childhood growing up in his father's shop and around the car business. After gaining further experience, he opened his own detailing business in 2016. He relates "one of the most memorable classic vehicles I detailed was a cherry red late 1960s Plymouth Road Runner that was brought back to like-new condition."
Beginning Automotive Photography: This course is a beginner's guide to photographing automobiles using smartphones and digital cameras. Presentation will include composition, lighting, and other considerations for producing better images of autos. Such issues as background selection, focal lengths and shooting angles will be explored.
About the presenter: Barry Kluczyk has been an automotive author and photographer for more than 30 years. He has served as a staff editor and/or freelance contributor to numerous automotive publications and his photos have graced more than 70 magazine covers. He is also the author of four automotive books.