Studio Arts: Photography Classes
Build Your Photographic Portfolio
3-Session Evening Course

Go beyond taking random photographs and develop a cohesive body of work that is uniquely yours. Review some contemporary photographers’ work and define the characteristics that are incorporated into their portfolios.

Date
Monday, May 1 to 15, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Photographic Creativity, Design, and Composition
4-Session Evening Course

Get a better practical understanding of elements such as simplicity, balance, and natural lighting and how they can contribute to taking better and more unique photographs.

Date
Wednesday, May 3 to May 24, 2017 – 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Understanding Your Digital Mirrorless or SLR Camera: Moving Beyond Auto Mode

Get the most out of your digital mirrorless or SLR camera by taking part in this one-day class, which includes a shooting session on the Mall; and an in-the-field discussion of technical elements along with composition, light, and other aesthetic considerations.

Date
Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Mastering Exposure
5-Session Evening Course

In this workshop designed for intermediate photographers, participants develop a greater understanding of the complex relationship among aperture, shutter speed, and ISO and how a camera’s exposure meter views a scene.

Date
Thursday, May 18 to June 15, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Custom Digital Printing and Mat Cutting
2-Session Evening Course

Learn how to get digital photos printed accurately and custom cut windows in mat board. Classes cover inexpensive online printing labs, paper choices, aspect ratios, printing techniques, mat board choices and sources, and mat-cutting tools.

Date
Monday, May 22 and June 5, 2017 - 6:30 p.m to 9:30 p.m.
Understanding Your Digital Mirrorless or SLR Camera: Moving Beyond Auto Mode

Get the most out of your digital mirrorless or SLR camera by taking part in this one-day class, which includes a shooting session on the Mall; and an in-the-field discussion of technical elements along with composition, light, and other aesthetic considerations.

Date
Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
iPhone Photography

Put away your point-and-shoot camera. This one-day workshop helps you make the most of your iPhone’s camera—and create great images.

Date
Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Alternative Photographic Processes
2-Session Weekend Course

Nineteenth-century photographers worked with a variety of light-sensitive materials and now-forgotten processes to create images. Get a hands-on introduction to some of them in an intriguing and enjoyable 2-session workshop.

Date
Sunday, June 11 and 18, 2017 - 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Exhibiting and Selling Your Photographs

You’ve got a great portfolio of photos. What’s next? This valuable session covers how to prepare your images to exhibit or sell, get them seen by the public, and effectively market your work.

Date
Monday, June 12, 2017 - 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.