Houston Center for Photography

Session 7) Composition I: From Good to Great

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015 – Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015

10:30 AM – 02:30 PM

Composition—the overall visual arrangement visual elements—can take your photo from subpar to superb. This intro course will teach you different composition techniques, introduce you to important terminology and familiarize you with different photographic styles. Constructive critiques and group discussions of class work will guide you in the right direction.

What students need to bring:
Flash-drive (or storage device or CD)
Notebook and pen
Snack or lunch

Suggested classes to continue education:
Photography II: Beyond the Basics
Lightroom I: Beginning Your Workflow
Photoshop I: Getting Started

Suggested Reading:
Composition Photo Workshop by Blue Fier

About the Class

Class meets two Mondays: December 9th & 16th, from 10:30 am–2:30 pm.

Instructor Valerie Yaklin-Brown

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    Friday, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday & Sunday, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Closed major holidays, including Easter, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, and New Year's Day.
  • $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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