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Henry's Events & Seminars

Throughout the year, Henry's hosts a variety of events and seminars. These seminars are presented by members of the Henry's community and sales staff, and cover a wide range of topics such as how to use a video or still camera, using a flash, lighting techniques, lenses and general maintenance of your equipment. Please check back frequently for news and information regarding upcoming seminars!

Sony Presents:

Birds in Flight

Date: Thursday, February 29, 2024
Time: 12:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Henry's Vancouver
Cost: Free — Registration Required

Discover the art of capturing avian wonders in their natural habitats. Learn about the best cameras, lenses, and techniques for stunning bird imagery.

Hosted by Steward Sy, in-store Sony rep, who will provide expert tips including mastering focus, utilizing natural light, and post-processing tricks.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to dive into the exciting world of bird photography!

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Photography 101

Dates: March 2024 (see below)
Time: Varies by Location (see below)
Locations: Select retail locations (see below)
Cost: Free — Registration Required

Ignite your passion for photography with a comprehensive guide to the fundamentals! From mastering your camera to crafting visually appealing compositions, this workshop empowers you to capture the world around you.

In this workshop you will learn the various controls on your camera, how to best hold a camera, plus common settings are explained.

Date Time Location Registration
Saturday, March 2, 2024 1:00pm–3:00pm Henry's London Register Now
Sunday, March 3, 2024 4:00pm–5:00pm Henry's Kanata Register Now
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Manual Mode Workshop

Dates: March 2024 (see below)
Time: Varies by Location (see below)
Locations: Select retail locations (see below)
Cost: Free — Registration Required

Embark on a transformative journey into the world of manual mode photography. This workshop empowers both beginners and enthusiasts to take full control of their cameras, enabling you to craft images with precision and artistic flair.

In this workshop we explore taking full control of your exposure, and provide composition tips for more interesting photos.

Date Time Location Registration
Sunday, March 3, 2024 1:00pm–2:00pm Henry's Toronto Register Now
Sunday, March 17, 2024 4:00pm–5:00pm Henry's Kanata Register Now
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FUJIFILM Experts In-Store

Dates: March 2024 (see below)
Time: Varies by location (see below)
Locations: Select retail locations (see below)
Cost: Free — No Registration Required

Take advantage of 1-on-1 discussions with a FUJIFILM Product Specialist.

  • See demos of new cameras and lenses.
  • Want to see a specific product? Let a Henry's sales associate know and we'll try to arrange with the FUJIFILM rep to bring it in.
Date Time Location
Wednesday, March 6, 2024 11:00am–12:30pm Henry's Barrie
1:30pm–3:00pm Henry's Newmarket
Friday, March 8, 2024 11:00am–12:30pm Henry's Ottawa
4:30pm–6:00pm Henry's Kanata
Thursday, May 2, 2024 2:00pm–3:30pm Henry's Vancouver
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Travel Photography Workshop

Dates: March 2024 (see below)
Time: 1:00pm–2:00pm
Locations: Select retail locations (see below)
Cost: Free — Registration Required

This workshop goes beyond typical travel snapshots, teaching you to create evocative imagery that tells the stories of your journeys. From bustling cityscapes to serene landscapes, learn to encapsulate the spirit of each location.

Register for the "Travel Photography” Workshop and embark on a journey to capture the world as only you can!

Date Time Location Registration
Sunday, March 10, 2024 1:00pm–2:00pm Henry's Toronto Register Now
Sunday, March 17, 2024 1:00pm–2:00pm Henry's Oshawa Register Now
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Aperture & Depth of Field Workshop

Date: Sunday, March 10, 2024
Time: 4:00pm–5:00pm
Location: Henry's Kanata
Cost: Free — Registration Required

Join us for a free, informative session on aperture & depth of field; what it is, and how you can utilize it to get the exact type of shots you’re looking for.

Whether you're a beginner seeking to understand the basics or an intermediate photographer looking to refine your skills, this workshop is tailored to all levels of expertise.

Don't miss this opportunity to transform your photography skills — Register for the "Aperture & Depth of Field Workshop" today and capture the world in a whole new way!

Date Time Location Registration
Sunday, March 10, 2024 4:00pm–5:00pm Henry's Kanata Register Now
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Introduction to Photography: Part 1: Understanding Cameras and Lenses

Date: Saturday, March 16, 2024
Time: 11:00am–1:00pm
Location: Henry's Ottawa
Cost: Free — Registration Required

This double workshop is aimed at people who want to get started in photography! You might have bought your first camera, or you may have been taking pictures for a short time but now want to start making better images. Either way, this workshop is for you!

Part 1: Understanding Cameras and Lenses

This session will focus on the basics of camera operation and how to understand aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and focus. By the end of this session, you will be more confident when you take control of your camera. You will also learn the importance of a lens’s focal length and understand what lenses are most useful for different genres of photography.

Session 2 will begin right after this one. Signing up for both parts will give attendees the full experience so don't miss out!

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Introduction to Photography: Part 2: An Introduction to Composition

Date: Saturday, March 16, 2024
Time: 2:00pm–4:00pm
Location: Henry's Ottawa
Cost: Free — Registration Required

This double workshop is aimed at people who want to get started in photography! You might have bought your first camera, or you may have been taking pictures for a short time but now want to start making better images. Either way, this workshop is for you!

Part 2: An Introduction to Composition

This session will enable you to make more interesting and better composed images. Composition is at the core of great photography whatever your level of experience and ability. By the end of the session, you will understand key photography ideas such as the rule of thirds, leading lines, curves, isolation, framing, and scale. By learning and applying these concepts your images will become more interesting and more memorable whether you are taking family photographs or pictures that you want to hang on your wall.

Session 1 will be taught right before this one. Signing up for both parts will give attendees the full experience so don't miss out!

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Pet Portrait Event

Date: Saturday, March 16, 2024
Time: 2:00pm–4:00pm
Location: Henry's Scarborough
Cost: Free — Registration Required

Elevate your Pet Portrait Photos with our Free Portrait Event! We are really looking forward to this event and hope you are too!

Each participant attending is also entitled to one free 5x7 print after the event. (Additional prints available at regular price.)

Please email the store at scarborough@henrys.com to book a time.

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Video 101 Workshop

Date: Sunday, March 17, 2024
Time: 1:00pm–2:00pm
Location: Henry's Toronto
Cost: Free — Registration Required

Whether you're a beginner or looking to expand your creative horizons, this workshop introduces you to the art of video production.

In this workshop we begin to explore video production, from concept to settings and equipment.

Unleash your storytelling potential — Register for the "Video 101 Workshop" and take your first steps into the world of video production!

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Ladies Night

Date: Thursday, March 21, 2024
Time: 7:00pm–9:00pm
Location: Henry's Oshawa
Cost: Free - Registration Required

Join our monthly event for women photographers as we continue exploring the unique challenges that women face in photography.

This is an opportunity to connect with other women photographers, make new friends, and gain valuable insights. Register for the upcoming event using the email below, and let's continue the conversation about the important role that women play in the field of photography.

  • Thursday, March 21, 2024: Hosted by Guest speaker Renee Lodge from Gentec

If you are planning on attending, please register via email at oshawa@henrys.com.

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Vlogging 101: From Ideas to Engaging Content

Date: Sunday, March 24, 2024
Time: 1:00pm–2:00pm
Location: Henry's Oshawa
Cost: Free — Registration Required

Whether you're a vlogging novice or aiming to up your game, this workshop guides you through the art of vlogging. Explore content creation, storytelling, and platform optimization to connect with your audience effectively.

From planning your content to building a loyal following, this workshop empowers you to become a confident vlogger.

Unleash your creativity — Register for the "Vlogging 101" workshop and embark on a journey to becoming a successful vlogger!

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Sponsored by Henry's

Complete Lighting and Shooting Workshop Event

Date: Sunday, April 28, 2024
Time: 11:00am–5:00pm
Location: Studio 311 - 9 Davies Ave., Toronto (Queen E. & DVP)
Cost: $325 — Registration Required

This extensive hands-on learning and shooting experience is designed to take your studio photography to new creative heights. During this six-hour event, you will learn core lighting principles and work with professional studio lighting gear. This is a skills-transfer workshop with plenty of hands-on. You will learn everything needed to set up and use studio lighting for yourself. You will learn all about an array of light modifying tools that you can use to shape and control the light to suit your creative vision.

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Sponsored by Henry's

Immersive Online Photography Courses

Dates: Varied (see schedule at www.cameraschool.ca)
Times: Varied
Location: Learn from anywhere!
Cost: $199

These courses are offered to small groups, and are very new photographer friendly. Online access is easy, so you can learn from anywhere. We provide lots of individual attention and get you out of AUTO mode immediately.

Attendees can expect an in-depth and rich experience. We not only set up your camera for success, but we explore various creative shooting strategies and demystify your camera to give you maximum creative control over the results. Student notes and homework assignments are provided to aid in your progress!

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