Photography Classes

Photography Classes at VMFA Studio SchoolFrom the intricacies of learning to shoot with a digital or film camera to exploring 19th century alternative photo processes, the Studio School has a photo class for everyone.  Traditional photo darkroom enthusiasts can refine both technical and creative skills and learn about photo history and aesthetics.

Instructors Regula Franz, Frank Saunders, and Georgianne Stinnett teach most weekly classes.

 

Class Schedule


[42] Intermediate Digital Photography - AM

Mon, Oct 25 - Nov 29, 1– 4pm (6 sessions) | Studio School, first floor 
JACLYN BROWN

This class helps students refine both technical and creative photographic skills. Through discussions, class critiques, and weekly assignments, participants solve problems with exposure, low-light situations, and creative ennui, and learn time-saving methods for an effective digital workflow. A digital SLR to use in class is recommended.

Students must download the ZOOM app to their computer or iPad to participate in the class.  The instructor will email students before the session begins with a link for accessing class.

$175 (VMFA members $155)


[43] Intermediate Digital Photography - PM

Mon, Oct 25 - Nov 29,  7–10 pm (6 sessions)| Studio School, 1st floor
JACLYN BROWN

This class helps students refine both technical and creative photographic skills. Through discussions, class critiques, and weekly assignments, participants solve problems with exposure, low-light situations, and creative ennui, and learn time-saving methods for an effective digital workflow. A digital SLR to use in class is recommended.

$175 (VMFA members $155)


[47] Visiting Artist Workshop: Photographing People NEW!

Sat, Nov 20, 10am - 4 pm (1 session) | Studio School, 1st floor
GLEN MCCLURE

Learn some of the fundamentals of photographing people. McClure will share a selection of his photographic portraits as well as strategies for making compelling images. The class will tour the special exhibition Man Ray: The Paris Years for inspiration. Back in the classroom, students will have the opportunity to practice some of the techniques they have learned using
their digital cameras while photographing each other. 

$90 (VMFA member $75)