April 2016
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MULTI-
DAY
April 28 - May 1

"It's The Journey" with Sam Abell

4-day workshop
All Levels
This unique travel workshop emphasizes the journey itself with a focus on the physical and emotional movement that carries us from one place to another.
May 2016
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May
01
Sun

Seeing Gardens Lecture with Sam Abell

Special Event
Join DCP at the Perot Museum to hear National Geographic photographer Sam Abell speak about his experience photographing gardens throughout his career.
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May
03
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.
DSLR-2-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
May
05
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.
DSLR-3-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
May
10
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.
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May
12
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.
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MULTI-
DAY
May 14 - May 15

Introduction to Studio Lighting

2-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
A thorough, hands-on exploration of the techniques and tools of studio lighting for shooting everything from people to product.
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May
28
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.
DSLR-1-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
May
31
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.
June 2016
DSLR-2-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Jun
07
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.
robert-herman-workshop-grid-cropped-dallas-center-for-photography
MULTI-
DAY
June 8 - June 12

Street Photography with Robert Herman

5-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
A hands-on master workshop with award-winning NYC street photographer Robert Herman. Shoot, review, repeat as you hone your skills on the streets of Dallas.
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Jun
09
Thu

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.
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MULTI-
DAY
June 13 - June 17

Summer Photo Camps for Kids and Teens

5-day camp
Beginner
Photography unplugged! In a week of low-tech photo fun you’ll build a camera, work with film and find out how pictures were made before digital cameras. There are individual and group projects, sun prints and a closing photo exhibit of your work to show your family.
DSLR-3-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Jun
14
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.
Lightroom-102-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Jun
16
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.
Beginner-DSLR-Workshop-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Jun
18
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.
Dallas-Center-for-Photography-Summer-Photo-Camp-03
MULTI-
DAY
June 20 - June 24

Summer Photo Camps for Kids and Teens

5-day camp
Beginner
Photography unplugged! In a week of low-tech photo fun you’ll build a camera, work with film and find out how pictures were made before digital cameras. There are individual and group projects, sun prints and a closing photo exhibit of your work to show your family.
DSLR-4-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Jun
21
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.
Lightroom-103-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Jun
23
Thu

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.
Beginner-DSLR-Workshop-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Jun
29
Wed

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.
Lightroom-104-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Jun
30
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.
July 2016
Dallas-Center-for-Photography-Summer-Photo-Camp-03
MULTI-
DAY
July 11 - July 15

Summer Photo Camps for Kids and Teens

5-day camp
Beginner
Photography unplugged! In a week of low-tech photo fun you’ll build a camera, work with film and find out how pictures were made before digital cameras. There are individual and group projects, sun prints and a closing photo exhibit of your work to show your family.