“I had enough of a grasp of aperture, shutter speed and ISO to make me dangerous! It was exactly the amount of information I was looking for.“
— Allison Bonlander / Beginner DSLR / November, 2014
“The true learning that occurred was from an engaged speaker who is passionate about photography and imparted expert level experiential knowledge and tips and tricks.“
— Kasey Pool / DSLR Evening Classes / March, 2015
““Surprises?” Yes. I can shoot in manual mode now. I usually call that scary mode.“
— Frank Urias / Beginner DSLR / February, 2013
“The books and online tutorials I’ve taken don’t come close to how much I learned in just 2 ½ hours!“
— Zaida Quinteros / DSLR Evening Classes / October, 2018
“Terrific value - greatly appreciate the quality of instruction for the money.“
— Shawn Hearn / DSLR Evening Classes / June, 2018
“Peter was an awesome instructor and explained the material very well. I can't imagine improving on the class.“
— Troy Aikman / Beginner DSLR / February, 2018
“Peter is the consummate professional, but more importantly to me I have found him to be creatively encouraging. I am much bolder now and more confident in my choices and believe he has been instrumental in this.“
— J.Pritchard / Private Tutoring / June, 2011
“I like that Peter advised to just go out and shoot. Sometimes it can be info overload and this advice helps.“
— D'Andre Ballard / Intermediate DSLR / March, 2015
“I'm so excited to know how to light meter! It was great to practice this when I had a backlight model today! Instant improvement and feeling of control in this situation.“
— Jayia Pauza / Intermediate DSLR / January, 2018

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In this small group, hands-on workshop we dig deeper into exposure control, lens choices, composition and the creative process.
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    A complete introduction to DSLR photography in four evening classes. Available for purchase as individual classes or as a bundled series.
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    This introduction takes you on a tour of the major tools and gets you ready for the Intermediate series. After just a couple of classes you'll be getting real work done.
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  • Tue. Jun 18, 2019
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    There is a whole realm of beauty and discovery just out of reach of your regular camera lens. We’ll use traditional and non-traditional macro techniques and equipment to explore this tiny world.
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  • Sun. Jul 14, 2019
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    Advanced • Intermediate