February 2018
Feb
24
Sat

Beginner DSLR

Full-day workshop
Beginner
(Sold Out)
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
26
Mon

DSLR-1: The Basics

Evening class
Beginner
(Only 3 seats available)
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
27
Tue

Photoshop 102

Evening class
Beginner
(Only 2 seats available)
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.
Feb
28
Wed

DSLR-2: Taking Control

Evening class
Beginner
(Only 3 seats available)
Through hands-on exercises explore and understand the PASM exposure modes and learn to control how, when and where your camera focuses.
March 2018
Mar
03
Sat

Beginner DSLR

Full-day workshop
Beginner
(Sold Out)
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
05
Mon

DSLR-3: Beyond Basics

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.
Mar
06
Tue

Photoshop 103

Evening class
Beginner
(Only 3 seats available)
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.
Mar
07
Wed

DSLR-4: Creative intent

Evening class
Intermediate
(Only 2 seats available)
Step beyond the elements of focus and exposure to explore the creative aspects of photography, including composition, motion blur and lens choices.
MULTI-
DAY
March 7 - March 11

Ed Kashi: The Art of Visual Storytelling

4-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
Join Ed Kashi is this 4.5 Day Workshop focused on finding new ways to personalize your approach to photography and bring greater meaning to your work.
Mar
08
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.
Mar
13
Tue

Photoshop 104

Evening class
Beginner
(Only 3 seats available)
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.
Mar
20
Tue

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.
MULTI-
DAY
March 24 - March 25

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.
Mar
24
Sat

Real World Grip

Day class
All Levels
Join a group of filmmakers and photographers for a hands-on mini workshop where students will work with grip equipment and learn about best practices and safety on the set.
Mar
27
Tue

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.
Mar
31
Sat

Parent & Child Photo Scavenger Hunt

Day class
All Levels
Team up with your family for a fun photo hunt with your smartphones. You’ll learn how to make the most of this portable camera and shoot at a fun and interesting location in Dallas. Each family will leave with a print of their best shot.
April 2018
Apr
03
Tue

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
07
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
10
Tue

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.
Apr
14
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
15
Sun

Natural Light Portraits

Full-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
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
16
Mon

Travel Photography

Evening class
All Levels
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
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.
Apr
19
Thu

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.
Apr
23
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
24
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.
Apr
26
Thu

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
28
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.
MULTI-
DAY
April 28 - April 29

Light Painting at Night with Noel Kerns

2-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
Join Noel Kerns and a small group of fellow photographers and learn the fine art of Light Painting and Night Photography from one of the best in the business.
Apr
30
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.
May 2018
May
01
Tue

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.
May
05
Sat

Macro Photography: Close-up Magic

Full-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
There is a whole world of beauty and discovery just out of reach of your regular camera lens. We’ll use traditional and non-traditional macro techniques to explore these details. You’ll use your own gear as well as accessories that we'll have on hand.
May
07
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.
May
12
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
14
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
30
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.
June 2018
Jun
02
Sat

Darkroom Beginner Workshop

Class series • Full-day workshop
Beginner
Take Beginner Darkroom in a one day workshop instead of three evening classes!
Jun
06
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.
Jun
07
Thu

Photoshop 101

Evening 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.
Jun
09
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
11
Mon

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.
Jun
13
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.
Jun
14
Thu

Photoshop 102

Evening 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.
Jun
16
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
20
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
21
Thu

Photoshop 103

Evening 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.
Jun
28
Thu

Photoshop 104

Evening 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.
July 2018
MULTI-
DAY
July 13 - July 15

Alan Ross: Crafting the Fine Silver Print

3-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
Intensive darkroom printing workshop with Alan Ross, master printer and Ansel Adams assistant. In cooperation with Sun to Moon Gallery Photography Workshops.