March 2017
Mar
28
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.
Mar
30
Thu

DSLR-3: Beyond Basics

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.
April 2017
Apr
01
Sat

Photo Swap Meet: Buy, Sell, Trade, Gawk

Special Event
All Levels
(Sold Out)
Photo swap meets are a great place to find equipment you want or didn't even know you needed! Rent a table to sell your own gear or come and browse what others are selling. It's about photography gear. It's fun.
Apr
05
Wed

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.
Apr
06
Thu

DSLR-4: Creative intent

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.
Apr
08
Sat

Natural Light Portraits

Full-day workshop
All Levels
This portrait workshop is for any photographer wanting to learn to capture stunning portraits of people of any age. You’ll learn how to take your basic DSLR skills and apply them to create beautiful and stylish natural light images.
Apr
09
Sun

Portfolio Building

Full-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
Explore different photographic styles and subjects and learn how to present your best work. This workshop is for any photographer wanting to build a strong series of images to present to clients or to showcase on a website.
Apr
10
Mon

DSLR-1: The Basics

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.
Apr
11
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.
Apr
12
Wed

Travel Photography

Evening class
All Levels
(Only 6 seats available)
Travel photography gives you a chance to share your experiences and to interpret the world in your own unique way. We’ll look at topics ranging from the technical challenges of gear, packing and data backup to the creative and cultural aspects of shooting people, landscapes and details.
Apr
17
Mon

DSLR-2: Taking Control

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.
Apr
18
Tue

7+3 Group Image Critique

Evening class
All Levels
Join a small group of photographers for professional feedback on your images and a lively discussion about composition and what makes a strong photograph. You’ll have a chance to discuss your own work in a supportive setting and have fun looking at other people’s photos.
Apr
19
Wed

Lightroom Lab

Evening class
All Levels
This Lightroom lab lets you practice tools and techniques hands-on with your own laptop. The instructor will provide images for you to work on and follow along with.
Apr
20
Thu

DCP Speaker Series

Special Event
All Levels
Join us for a series of photography lectures brought to you by DCP, Texas Photography Society and Frame Destination.
Apr
22
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.
Apr
23
Sun

Darkroom Beginner Workshop

Class series • Full-day workshop
Beginner
Take Beginner Darkroom in a one day workshop instead of three evening classes!
Apr
24
Mon

DSLR-3: Beyond Basics

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.
Apr
26
Wed

Darkroom 101

Class series • Full-day workshop
Beginner
An overview of the darkroom setup and minimum tools and materials needed to develop film and make prints.
MULTI-
DAY
April 29 - April 30

Introduction to DSLR Video

2-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
Whether you’re an amateur photographer wanting to make memorable family videos or a professional still shooter looking to offer video services to your clients, you’ll come away with new knowledge, skills and an appreciation for what video can do.
May 2017
May
01
Mon

DSLR-4: Creative intent

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.
May
03
Wed

Darkroom 102

Class series • Full-day workshop
Beginner
A step-by-step demonstration of film processing; and participants developing their own rolls of film.
May
06
Sat

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.
May
09
Tue

Shooting Panoramas

Evening class
All Levels
Creating beautiful panoramic images is among the most fun and satisfying techniques in digital photography. Learn to make these immersive, high resolution images with any digital camera.
May
10
Wed

Darkroom 103

Class series • Full-day workshop
Beginner
You'll make a contact print of your negatives and select a frame for a full size print. Hands-on printing by participants!
May
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.
May
17
Wed

DSLR-1: The Basics

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.
May
24
Wed

DSLR-2: Taking Control

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.
May
31
Wed

DSLR-3: Beyond Basics

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.
June 2017
Jun
07
Wed

DSLR-4: Creative intent

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.
Jun
10
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
11
Sun

Making and Using a Pinhole Camera

Full-day workshop
All Levels
Photography unplugged! In a full day of low-tech photo fun you’ll make and use a camera that you build yourself and find out how pictures were made before digital cameras. You’ll have the opportunity to experiment with exposures and darkroom processing.
MULTI-
DAY
June 17 - June 18

Studio Portrait Lighting Intensive

2-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
A thorough, hands-on exploration of the fundamentals of portrait lighting in the studio.
Jun
22
Thu

DSLR-1: The Basics

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.
Jun
24
Sat

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
27
Tue

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
29
Thu

DSLR-2: Taking Control

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.
July 2017
Jul
06
Thu

DSLR-3: Beyond Basics

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.
Jul
09
Sun

Handmade Prints: Cyanotypes

Full-day workshop
All Levels
Join a small group of students for a hands-on workshop that will explore the ins-and-outs of the cyanotype process. You’ll come away with archival prints of found objects of your choosing.
Jul
12
Wed

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.
Jul
13
Thu

DSLR-4: Creative intent

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.
Jul
15
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.