January 2020
Jan
28
Tue

DSLR-3: Beyond Basics

Day class • Evening class
Intermediate
(Only1 seat left)
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.
February 2020
Feb
01
Sat

Smartphone Photography

Day class
All Levels
(Only1 seat left)
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.
Feb
04
Tue

DSLR-4: Creative intent

Day class • Evening class
Intermediate
(Only1 seat left)
Step beyond the elements of focus and exposure to explore the creative aspects of photography, including composition, motion blur and lens choices.
Feb
08
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.
Feb
10
Mon

DSLR-1: The Basics

Day class • Evening class
Beginner
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.
Feb
11
Tue

Lightroom 101

Evening 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.
Feb
12
Wed

DSLR-2: Taking Control

Day class • Evening class
Beginner
Through hands-on exercises explore and understand the PASM exposure modes and learn to control how, when and where your camera focuses.
Feb
13
Thu

Film Screening: "COWBOYS" by John Langmore

DCP Event
John Langmore will show his documentary about modern working cowboys on America's largest and most remote cattle ranches. Stay for a discussion with the filmmaker following the screening.
Feb
16
Sun

Intermediate DSLR

Full-day workshop
Intermediate
A group of up to 12 students will continue the work done in the beginner workshop. The material is the same as the DSLR 3 & 4 evening classes but with more time for hands-on exercises and individual help. You'll have a choice of shooting people or table top at the end of the day followed by a live edit session and review.
Feb
17
Mon

DSLR-3: Beyond Basics

Day class • Evening class
Intermediate
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.
Feb
18
Tue

Lightroom 102

Evening 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.
Feb
19
Wed

DSLR-4: Creative intent

Day class • Evening class
Intermediate
Step beyond the elements of focus and exposure to explore the creative aspects of photography, including composition, motion blur and lens choices.
Feb
25
Tue

Lightroom 103

Evening 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.
Feb
27
Thu

DCP Speaker Series: Alan Ross

DCP Event
Alan Ross recounts his experiences as Ansel Adams' photographic assistant and how he developed his own fine art printing techniques.
Feb
28
Fri

Portfolio Reviews with Alan Ross

Portfolio Review
Get feedback and advice on your portfolio from Alan Ross - photographer, master printer and Ansel Adams’ Photographic Assistant.
MULTI-
DAY
February 28 - March 1

Alan Ross: Crafting the Fine Silver Print

3-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
(Only 2 seats available)
Intensive darkroom printing workshop with Alan Ross, master printer and Ansel Adams assistant. In cooperation with Sun to Moon Gallery Photography Workshops.
March 2020
Mar
02
Mon

DSLR-1: The Basics

Day class • Evening class
Beginner
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.
Mar
03
Tue

Lightroom 104

Evening 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.
Mar
04
Wed

DSLR-2: Taking Control

Day class • Evening class
Beginner
Through hands-on exercises explore and understand the PASM exposure modes and learn to control how, when and where your camera focuses.
Mar
07
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.
Mar
09
Mon

DSLR-3: Beyond Basics

Day class • Evening class
Intermediate
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.
Mar
11
Wed

DSLR-4: Creative intent

Day class • Evening class
Intermediate
Step beyond the elements of focus and exposure to explore the creative aspects of photography, including composition, motion blur and lens choices.
Mar
14
Sat

Beginner Darkroom

Full-day workshop
Beginner
In this full-day workshop, you’ll learn to process your own black and white film, make contact sheets, select the best frame for printing and work with an enlarger. Using chemistry and light you’ll create unique prints, completely hand made by you.