Houston Center for Photography

Session 12: Photography I: Learning the Basics

Thursday, Jul. 9, 2015 – Thursday, Jul. 30, 2015

04:30 PM – 06:30 PM

Class meets four Thursdays: July 9th, 16th, 23rd, & 30th, from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm.

Students can come and reign in their creative potential with this hands-on course. They will become familiar with professional terms while also learning basic composition, color theory, lighting and white balance. Students can become a master of the DSLR as they learn the various menu functions. They'll also engage in out-of-class field work, where they can show off what they’ve learned.

About the Class

What students need to bring:
DSLR Camera
Camera Manual
Flash Drive

Suggested classes to continue education:
Composition I: From Good to Great
Photography II: Beyond the Basics
After Dark: Photographing at Night
Lightroom I: Beginning Your Workflow

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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 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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