Join a small group of novices and learn the basics of your camera in this full-day, hands-on workshop. Includes a live shoot and edit session.
A complete introduction to the fundamentals of photography in four engaging and interactive classes.
Discover surprising angles and structures in downtown Dallas with photographer Nikola Olic.
This introduction takes you on a tour of the major tools of this powerful software. After just a couple of classes, you'll be getting real work done.
Move beyond the basics to learn more about metering, exposure control and the creative aspects of photography in this four-class series.
In this small group, hands-on workshop we dig deeper into exposure control, lens choices, composition and the creative process.
Process your film and print in DCP's community darkroom, now open for rentals.
a good time to organize your photos!
flexible online sessions
This is a good time to learn that technique, setting or concept you've struggled with or to get your digital photo collection organized. Work with us from your location at your own time and pace.
learn on your own schedule
custom corporate classes
Private instruction for camera skills, Photoshop, Lightroom, printing, lighting, or any area of photography that we cover. Custom classes for groups and corporate events.
ED KASHI RETURNS TO DCP
Practice a different style of photography by learning to capture unstructured, abandoned moments in your life. You'll be coached on how to shoot from the gut in an instinctive way.
Night Mode changed everything for smartphone photography. Learn how to harness this powerful tool to capture long exposures with your iPhone.
Convinced that making portraits with studio lighting is too expensive and too complicated? Let's keep it simple!
Learn to process your own black and white film, make contact sheets and work with an enlarger. Using chemistry and light you'll create unique prints, completely hand made by you.
Learn the full range of Lightroom Classic tools to keep you organized, improve your photos and show off your work.
Through instruction, practice and review, you'll expand your technical skills and explore the storytelling capabilities of that excellent little camera you always have at hand.
Photograph the flora and fauna of the Trinity! Join our DCP instructor and a naturalist for this unique experience in the Lower Chain of Wetlands.
In this three-class series, learn to use your tripod and basic camera skills to shoot alluring photos after the sun goes down.
Take photos of 2022 Dallas with a film camera from the 1950s – and look fabulous doing it.
Practice your photography with an instructor-guided location shoot along the bridges of the Trinity River.