Whether you’re a beginner or a more seasoned shutterbug, we have classes that can help you become a better photographer. Get the shots you want by learning the features and controls of your camera. Explore the rules of composition, and learn when to follow them and when to break them. Get expert help in organizing your shots with Lightroom and enhancing them with Photoshop and Nikon Silver EFX Pro. Discover how to turn mundane scenes into surreal images with high dynamic range photography. Our instructors have the know-how and teaching experience to help amateurs create beautiful photographs to share with friends and family.
Current Photography Classes
This very practical class will give you the tools and the confidence to sell your work, covering a different topic each of the 5 evenings of the class. Explore 20 basic practical steps to move your art from a hobby... More about Business of Photography: Merchandise, Licensing and Pricing
An introduction to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom to organize and edit photos. Competencies: Create a Lightroom catalog Manage files using Lightroom Import and export files from Lightroom Demonstrate development techniques Print files Organizing, editing, and printing photos: this introductory course... More about Adobe Lightroom I
Get the photos you want by learning features and controls of your digital camera. Competencies: Operate and handle a digital camera Demonstrate the use of variables to exposure, such as ISO, shutter speed and aperture Control focus point and... More about Digital Photography I
Explore key elements of composition and design. Competencies: Describe and apply basic principles of composition Critique and select images Demonstrate visual literacy Regardless of your subject matter, a great photo comes down to the composition. Explore how to... More about Photographic Composition
Become a photographer who knows how to find and create great light. In this course, you'll learn about different types of available and created light, as well as the facts and qualities of light and their effects on your images.... More about Photographic Lighting I