Houston Center for Photography


Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016 – Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016

10:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Class meets four Thursdays: January 14th, 21st, 28th & February 4th, from 10:30 am–12:30 pm.

What makes a successful documentary image? This course will teach you the basics of lighting, accessing subjects and typical equipment used in photojournalism. This course will also emphasize how to effectively tell the story through your imagery alone (with text being supplemental). With this knowledge in hand, you’ll then go out and create your own photojournalistic images. Safari jacket not included.

About the Class

What to bring to class:
5 - 10 images on a flash drive or CD

Suggested Pre-requisites:
Photography I: Learning the Basics
Composition I: From Good to Great

Suggested classes to continue education:
Composition II: Finding Your Vision
Presenting Your Work: Creating a Body of Work

Instructor Lynn Lane

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  • Wednesday & Thursday, 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Friday, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday & Sunday, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Closed Monday and Tuesday
  • $150 HCP members / $190 Regular price

Directions & Parking

  • Free Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Parking lot is located at the front of the building. Street parking available in surrounding residential area.

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