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Product & Tabletop

at Chicago Photography Academy - Lakeview 3047 N Lincoln Ave Unit 209, 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60657

This two day class held on both Saturday and Sunday of the same weekend will cover the essentials of photographing objects. You will learn to light for shape and form. Concepts: Achieving precise exposure using a hand-held exposure meter Lighting for shape and form Qualities of light Reflective qualities of surfaces Product photography...

Saturday Jun 1st, 10am - 5pm

  (2 sessions)
$295

2 sessions

Intermediate Digital Photography

at Chicago Photography Academy - Lakeview 3047 N Lincoln Ave Unit 209, 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60657

The Intermediate Digital classes are designed for photographers who have taken their skills past the beginner level and are passionate about learning photography. The classes are packed with the information you need and are run on a timescale that works for you. You can learn Intermediate Digital Photography over a four week period running one night...

Wednesday Jun 5th, 7pm - 10pm

  (4 sessions)
$295

4 sessions

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Digital 101 4 Week Session

at Chicago Photography Academy - Lakeview 3047 N Lincoln Ave Unit 209, 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60657

The Fundamentals classes are, by far, the most popular starting point for photography classes in Chicago and are designed to give the complete beginner a solid understanding of their digital camera and the fundamental knowledge needed to embark upon a lifetime's exploration of photography. There are no 'hidden' or extra fees to pay for any classes...

Monday Jun 3rd, 7pm - 10pm

  (4 sessions)
$295

4 sessions

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Half Day Private Digital Photography (Chicago) Deal

Half Day Private Digital Photography (Chicago)

at Digital Photo Academy

Digital Photo Academy instructors are available to accommodate personal schedules and provide a half day, 3 hours of instruction to suit the needs of individual parties. Typically the session will last approximately, beginning with a discussion about the student’s specific camera equipment and photographic needs, then leading into an in-the-field...

Wednesday May 29th, 10am - 1pm

Now:
$270
Was:
$300

Urban Photography

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Take advantage of the photographic opportunities presented by the beautiful city of Chicago and its environs. This class integrates the photography of landscape and hardscape and allows the use of camera settings beyond the everyday. The School’s CEUs=12 hours

Friday Jun 14th, 9am - 12pm

  (5 sessions)
$373.75

5 sessions

The Fine Art Water Portfolio

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Water, the essence of life, will be our canvas for creating artistic images. ​​We will freeze patterns of design formed by water. You will learn to isolate images reflecting the water’s surface. Using slow shutter speed, polarizers, and neutral density filters, you will direct your camera to paint works of water art. You must understand...

Tuesday Jun 4th, 9:30am - 12pm

  (6 sessions)
$373.75

6 sessions

The History of Photography

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

An overview of the history of photography as both an art and a science. Class will begin with the birth of the photographic process, in the 1830s, (and its inspiration by the camera obscura) and end with our present day digital photography.  Discussions will include the science and technique behind various photographic processes, and will concentrate...

Tuesday Jun 11th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$150

5 sessions

Urban Photography

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 112 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

This topical photography course includes historical investigation and shooting assignments related to the theme of urban life and urban spaces. The focus will be on exploring the architecture and urban topologies of Chicago in order to develop new and unique ways to represent city life through digital photography.  Students will capture urban...

Saturday Jun 1st, 1pm - 4pm

  (10 sessions)
$585

10 sessions

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Digital 101 in a Day

at Chicago Photography Academy - Lakeview 3047 N Lincoln Ave Unit 209, 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60657

The Fundamentals classes are, by far, the most popular starting point for photography classes in Chicago and are designed to give the complete beginner a solid understanding of their digital camera and the fundamental knowledge needed to embark upon a lifetime's exploration of photography. There are no 'hidden' or extra fees to pay for any classes...

Saturday Jul 27th, 10am - 5pm

All Day Private Digital Photography (Chicago)
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All Day Private Digital Photography (Chicago)

at Digital Photo Academy

Digital Photo Academy instructors are available to accommodate personal schedules and provide a full day, 7 hours of instruction to suit the needs of individual parties. Typically the session will last approximately, beginning with a discussion about the student’s specific camera equipment and photographic needs, then leading into an in-the-field...

Wednesday May 29th, 10am - 4pm

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$436.50
Was:
$485

Basic Nature Photography

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Become a nature photographer. Move beyond shooting in automatic; learn how to adjust your camera’s manual settings to get the shot you want. Learn basic composition and editing techniques. Apply your new skills on the grounds of The Arboretum, where there’s no shortage of natural beauty to capture. The course includes classroom instruction, in-field...

Thursday Jun 6th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

  (4 sessions)
$162

4 sessions

Intermediate Digital Photography

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Gain a deeper understanding of digital photography with an emphasis on the skill-sets needed to create high-quality images. Understand best practices for image capture, shooting and processing of camera RAW images (using Lightroom and/or Photoshop), simple retouching, specific student-driven issues, and more!  Classes will be divided into a lecture...

Thursday Jun 13th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

  (5 sessions)
$200

5 sessions

Master Your Digital Camera Controls (Chicago)
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Master Your Digital Camera Controls (Chicago)

at Digital Photo Academy - South Loop 300 West 19th St, Chicago, Illinois 60616

This workshop will offer instruction for people who want to learn the ins and outs of their cameras. Improve your skills no matter which camera model you own! Take this Course if you: Just purchased a Digital SLR Camera/Point and shoot camera Want to learn to make simple and creative changes to your pictures using the functions of your camera ...

Saturday Jun 1st, 9:30am - 11am

Now:
$63
Was:
$70

Fine Art Photography Portfolio A

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

The Garden will serve as a natural laboratory as we explore a variety of photographic design techniques to take you from an ordinary snapshot to art. We will study the work of successful contemporary fine art photographers.  Emphasis will be put on finding your own artistic style while advancing your photographic skill set to create your own...

Tuesday Jun 4th, 1pm - 4pm

  (7 sessions)
$498.75

7 sessions

Beginning Digital Photography

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60022

This course will help beginners and enthusiasts grasp the techniques and principles of photography. Participants will explore the basics of photography, including image composition rules, how the camera works, proper exposure, and the functions of lens aperture and shutter speed. Some minimal photo processing will also be covered.  Note: Course...

Tuesday Jun 4th, 6pm - 9pm

  (4 sessions)
$290

4 sessions

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