April 2020
Apr
13
Mon

Photoshop 101

Online Class
Beginner
We start at the beginning with an overview of workflow, including how to organize media, open files and set up your workspace. Then we dive into global corrections.
Apr
14
Tue

Online Group Image Review

Online Class
All Levels
Pictures are meant to be shown and appreciated. The best way to do that is in a structured review with other photographers. If you've done it before, you know how valuable it is. If you haven't, this is the perfect way to get professional and peer review of your work.
Apr
15
Wed

Photoshop 102

Online Class
Beginner
Layers and cloning make up a lot of what people mean when they say “that’s been Photoshopped”. We’ll explore those tools as well as ways to use them in an organized way so you don’t lose track of the pieces of your image.
Apr
20
Mon

Photoshop 103

Online Class
Beginner
Photoshop has powerful text tools and you can often finish a project without going to Illustrator or InDesign. We'll also explore the often confusing areas of resolution, bit depth and file formats.
Apr
22
Wed

Photoshop 104

Online Class
Beginner
Hands-on lab. Using your own laptop you'll follow along while the instructor takes you through some basic exercises to test your new skills. Image files will be supplied.
May 2020
May
04
Mon

Lightroom 101

Online Class
All Levels
We tackle the all-important subjects of image organization and data backup. Learn how to set up the Library module and preferences to work for your shooting style and workflow.
May
06
Wed

Lightroom 102

Online Class
All Levels
This class covers editing and culling your images, using collections and stacks to organize and the develop tools for global adjustments, corrections and special effects.
May
11
Mon

Lightroom 103

Online Class
All Levels
We explore Lightroom's powerful local editing tools including cropping, spotting, editing, brushing and masking. Then learn how to export and publish your finished photos.
May
13
Wed

Lightroom 104

Online Class
All Levels
This last class will teach you how to get the most out of Adobe Lightroom. We cover the map, web and print module, tethered shooting, slide shows and how to publish a high quality book.
May
14
Thu

Online Group Image Review

Online Class
All Levels
Pictures are meant to be shown and appreciated. The best way to do that is in a structured review with other photographers. If you've done it before, you know how valuable it is. If you haven't, this is the perfect way to get professional and peer review of your work.
June 2020
Jun
07
Sun

Dog Photography

Full-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
Capturing the essence of our beloved furry companions goes beyond technique and gear. Learn to capture the beauty of our canine companions in this full day, hands-on workshop. Dogs included!
Jun
10
Wed

DSLR-1: The Basics

Day class • Evening class
Beginner
(Sold Out)
Start at the beginning with an overview of your camera's controls. Learn the basics of exposure and the creative effects of shutter speeds, f-stops and their relationship to ISO and light.
Jun
13
Sat

Beginner DSLR

Full-day workshop
Beginner
Join a small group of 12 students and learn the basics of your DSLR camera. The material covered is the same as the DSLR 1 & 2 evening classes but with more time for hands-on, individual questions and help. The day ends with a live model shoot and a review of everyone’s work.
Jun
17
Wed

DSLR-2: Taking Control

Day class • Evening class
Beginner
(Sold Out)
Through hands-on exercises explore and understand the PASM exposure modes and learn to control how, when and where your camera focuses.
Jun
24
Wed

DSLR-3: Beyond Basics

Day class • Evening class
Intermediate
(Sold Out)
Dig deeper into common exposure problems and how to solve them. Discover metering patterns and exposure control. Learn about tripods and camera stability and how to clean your sensor.
July 2020
Jul
01
Wed

DSLR-4: Creative intent

Day class • Evening class
Intermediate
(Sold Out)
Step beyond the elements of focus and exposure to explore the creative aspects of photography, including composition, motion blur and lens choices.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have cancelled or rescheduled all in-person classes, events and gallery shows. We are now offering online classes here and will be adding more soon!