I arranged that which was marketed like a final course in Death Valley, Florida, with Gale Perry n/w/a The Light Wonderful, on the basis of the happy remarks from former customers on her site. The "course" was 3 1/2 times and price $585.00. I discovered that there have been likely to be 10 people whole only at that "course" and had high expectations that I'd acquire some greater understanding of my dslr camera, and photographic methods, along side producing new friends that had similary pursuits. The team didn't mesh nicely with one another, and Ms. Perry's remark in my experience following the course, was that she'd no control over "team dynamics." After I didn't possess the equipment that she recommended that people provide for that course, because of the cost, and my restricted budget, she didn't attempt to use the equipment that I'd, choosing to invest her period with these within the team that had better gear. After I asked questions of her, she appeared exasperated, offered brief, attached solutions, without any clarification of the thinking behind what she was telling me. She appeared exasperated that used to do not need a great working understanding of my camera, and at-one stage mentioned in my experience "you do not understand how to utilize your camera, and so I am simply likely to set it on guide" and quit it at that. Whenever we weren't capturing at places of her choosing, we were watching pictures that every people had delivered to display our level of skill. This did nothing to-go within the exsiting conditions that people had undergone that day, methods of the industry, things to search for, just how to alter configurations for various problems, etc. I had been therefore dissatisfied, that about the next day, I quit the team and went out to get images by myself. I've never been thus dissatisfied in a "course" or perhaps a intended teacher in my own life. I saved for 3 months to manage this catastrophe, so when I e mailed Ms. Perry about my ideas of what I recognized went wrong in her course, I had been completely ignored, and he or she charged me for not asking enough concerns. I can not think that as she explained she's "repeat business" if she treats all her individuals the way in which I had been handled. You might have a great encounter together with her, but used to do not, and definitely wouldn't suggest her to anybody.