August 2016
DSLR-1-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Aug
30
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.
September 2016
DSLR-2-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Sep
01
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
Sep
06
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.
DSLR-4-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Sep
08
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.
studio lighting - dallas center for photography
MULTI-
DAY
September 10 - September 11

Introduction to Lighting

2-day workshop
Advanced • Intermediate
A thorough, hands-on exploration of the techniques and tools of lighting for shooting everything from people to product.
Photoshop 101-dallas-center-for-photography
Sep
12
Mon

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.
Movie-Nights-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Sep
14
Wed

Movie Nights at DCP

Special Event
All Levels
Join us for a movie about photography and a group discussion afterwards.
Lightroom-101-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Sep
15
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.
natural-light-portrait-dallas-center-for-photography
Sep
17
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.
Photoshop 102-dallas-center-for-photography
Sep
19
Mon

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.
DSLR-1-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Sep
21
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.
Lightroom-102-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Sep
22
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.
Lightroom-103-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Sep
26
Mon

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.
Photoshop 103-dallas-center-for-photography
Sep
27
Tue

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.
DSLR-2-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Sep
28
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.
dcp-speaker-series-dallas-center-for-photography
Sep
29
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.
October 2016
Beginner-DSLR-Workshop-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Oct
01
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.
food-blogger-2-dallas-center-for-photography
Oct
02
Sun

The Art and Business of Food Blogging

Full-day workshop
All Levels
Learn how to turn your passion for food and photography into a successful blog.
Photoshop 104-dallas-center-for-photography
Oct
03
Mon

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.
DSLR-3-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Oct
05
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.
lightroom-workshop-state-fair-of-texas-dallas-center-for-photography
Oct
06
Thu

Shoot & Edit Workshop State Fair Edition

Full-day workshop
All Levels
We'll spend the morning shooting together at the Texas State Fair, then meet back at the studio in the afternoon to hone your Lightroom skills.
Lightroom-104-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Oct
06
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.
Photoshop 201-dallas-center-for-photography
Oct
10
Mon

Photoshop 201

Evening class
Intermediate
Getting clever with selection methods. There's usually a dozen ways to do something in Photoshop and we'll look at most of them. Exploring the worlds of alpha channels and lens corrections.
DSLR-4-Evening-Class-Dallas-Center-for-Photography
Oct
12
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.
Photoshop 202-dallas-center-for-photography
Oct
17
Mon

Photoshop 202

Evening class
Intermediate
Advanced image manipulation with layers and brushes with a focus on landscapes and product photography.
Photoshop 203-dallas-center-for-photography
Oct
24
Mon

Photoshop 203

Evening class
Intermediate
This session could be called “Keeping it Real”, as we will concentrate on photorealistic techniques. We’ll discuss the power of retouching and why it can be important to be literate, creative and responsible as you prepare your photos for personal or commercial use.
November 2016
Photoshop 204
Nov
01
Tue

Photoshop 204

Evening class
Intermediate
Hands-on lab. Using your own laptop we'll use the more advanced tools we've learned to edit select photos provided by the students.