Editorial Photography

Printmaking


  • November 21, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 22, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 5, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 6, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 12, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 13, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This Intermediate Lightroom Classic course continues where the Beginning Lightroom Classic class left off. Using Adobe Lightroom Classic, we will explore, in depth, some of the topics we already covered and learn new techniques as well.

Boudoir

Special Guest


  • November 10, 2020
    9:45 am - 12:45 pm
  • November 17, 2020
    9:45 am - 12:45 pm
  • November 24, 2020
    9:45 am - 12:45 pm
  • December 1, 2020
    9:45 am - 12:45 pm

In this online learning classes, Join acclaimed photographer Susan Burnstine for a rich exploration of the self that focuses on exploring, realizing and defining personal narratives through the power of the still image.


  • December 5, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 6, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 12, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 13, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Designed for amateurs and professionals alike, the workshop will help photographers grow and develop their work, including exploring options for publication online or in books, exhibitions and websites.

Flash

The Business of Photography

Wedding Photography

After-School Sessions

After School

Documentary Photography

Events


  • Inside Photography - Shawn Theodore, moderated by Ali LeRoi
    November 5, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Inside Photography - JuliaDean, moderated by Mark Edward Harris
    November 12, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Inside Photography - Joanne Dugan, moderated by Aline Smithson
    December 10, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The Los Angeles Center of Photography is proud to produce a new six-part, ongoing series called “Inside Photography: Conversations with Contemporary Photographers.” The series, programmed on the first or second Thursday of each month, will feature a conversation between a guest photographer and moderator.


  • History of Photography - Fashion
    November 13, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • History of Photography - Nude
    December 11, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The Los Angeles Center of Photography is thrilled to produce a new four-part series on the history of photography. This season features the overall history of photography, portraiture, fashion and nude.


  • An Evening With Series - Michael Grecco
    November 18, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • An Evening With Series - TBD
    December 30, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The Los Angeles Center of Photography is thrilled to present another online series of events, “An Evening With: Featured Presentations from Notable Photographers.” This ongoing series, normally programmed on the last Wednesday of each month, will feature online presentations from notable guest photographers aimed to educate, enrich and inspire.


  • Photo Book Discussion Series w/Melanie McWhorter
    November 19, 2020
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Photo Book Disucssion Series with Elin Spring and Suzanne Révy
    December 3, 2020
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

LACP is starting a monthly Photo Book Discussion where photographers, publishers and photo editors will address the contemporary photo book market. In each session, guest(s) will cover the process of photo book making including editing, publishing and marketing photo books.

Exhibitions

Street Shooting

Summer Session

Youth Program

Specialized Photography


  • November 16, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 21, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • January 11, 2021
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • February 8, 2021
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • March 8, 2021
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This class is about finding ways to create change locally by shooting in an artful and empowering documentary way. At the same time, the class will demand each student learn and follow the ethics that go along with the profession of social documentary work.


  • November 16, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 23, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 30, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 7, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 14, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 21, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This workshop is designed to help students get started exploring and photographing an extraordinary nocturnal landscape. Learn how to utilize tools and techniques such as long time exposures, balance ambient light with artificial light sources, and work with low and high ISOs and bracketing.


  • December 13, 2020
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mastering architecture photography and location is a complex yet rewarding process. In this workshop we will examine the intricate relationship between architectural design, natural light and the weather, and explain approaches to artificial and natural lighting.

Actors Headshots

Lighting & Portraiture


  • December 13, 2020
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mastering architecture photography and location is a complex yet rewarding process. In this workshop we will examine the intricate relationship between architectural design, natural light and the weather, and explain approaches to artificial and natural lighting.

Nature & Landscape


  • December 10, 2020
    12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • December 11, 2020
    5:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • December 12, 2020
    5:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • December 13, 2020
    5:30 am - 12:00 pm

Internationally acclaimed landscape photographer Michael E. Gordon has carefully selected some of the park’s most photogenic locations for this workshop, where outstanding photographic opportunities will be joined with inspirational, creative, and technical discussions.

Travel Workshops

Photography Fundamentals


  • November 4, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 11, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 18, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 2, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 9, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 16, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In this beginning workshop, students will learn all the controls and functions on their digital Single Lens Reflex (SLR) cameras, basic camera operation (including f-stop, shutter speed and ISO), fundamental concepts of photography, and how to control the photograph’s final look.


  • November 5, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 12, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 19, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 3, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 10, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 17, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This course, devoted entirely to composition and photographic design, is intended to help you develop the way you see and pre-visualize your images so the tools and ingredients can help you achieve more compelling, meaningful images.


  • November 8, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 15, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 22, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 6, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 13, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 20, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ever wanted to try photographing with film? Get started the right way with this in-depth workshop. We will learn the advantages/disadvantages of different camera formats including: 35mm, medium format, and large format.


  • November 10, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 17, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 24, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 1, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 8, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 15, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Building on concepts learned in “Basic Photography”, students will use the camera to interpret the world around them and work toward mastering camera settings, metering techniques, and white balance selection for proper image capture.


  • December 7, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 8, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 9, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 10, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 11, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 12, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this beginning workshop, students will learn all the controls and functions on their digital Single Lens Reflex (SLR) or mirrorless cameras, basic camera operation (including f-stop, shutter speed and ISO), fundamental concepts of photography, and how to control the photograph’s final look.

Getting Started


  • November 4, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 11, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 18, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 2, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 9, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 16, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In this beginning workshop, students will learn all the controls and functions on their digital Single Lens Reflex (SLR) cameras, basic camera operation (including f-stop, shutter speed and ISO), fundamental concepts of photography, and how to control the photograph’s final look.


  • November 8, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 15, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 22, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 6, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 13, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 20, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ever wanted to try photographing with film? Get started the right way with this in-depth workshop. We will learn the advantages/disadvantages of different camera formats including: 35mm, medium format, and large format.


  • November 10, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 17, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 24, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 1, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 8, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 15, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Building on concepts learned in “Basic Photography”, students will use the camera to interpret the world around them and work toward mastering camera settings, metering techniques, and white balance selection for proper image capture.


  • December 7, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 8, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 9, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 10, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 11, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 12, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this beginning workshop, students will learn all the controls and functions on their digital Single Lens Reflex (SLR) or mirrorless cameras, basic camera operation (including f-stop, shutter speed and ISO), fundamental concepts of photography, and how to control the photograph’s final look.

Digital Camera Basics


  • November 4, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 11, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 18, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 2, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 9, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 16, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In this beginning workshop, students will learn all the controls and functions on their digital Single Lens Reflex (SLR) cameras, basic camera operation (including f-stop, shutter speed and ISO), fundamental concepts of photography, and how to control the photograph’s final look.


  • November 10, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 17, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 24, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 1, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 8, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 15, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Building on concepts learned in “Basic Photography”, students will use the camera to interpret the world around them and work toward mastering camera settings, metering techniques, and white balance selection for proper image capture.


  • December 7, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 8, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 9, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 10, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 11, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 12, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this beginning workshop, students will learn all the controls and functions on their digital Single Lens Reflex (SLR) or mirrorless cameras, basic camera operation (including f-stop, shutter speed and ISO), fundamental concepts of photography, and how to control the photograph’s final look.

Photoshop & Lightroom


  • October 31, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

See how luminosity blending can help you re-shape the tones of your photographs to solve common problems, and create superior enhancements for a variety of photographic genres.


  • November 2, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 4, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 9, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 11, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 16, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 18, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This workshop focuses on the most essential workflow and developing features of the Adobe Lightroom Classic with the needs of the photographer in mind. Students will learn how to import, sort, organize and enhance their digital images, as well as batch process groups of images, quickly and efficiently.


  • November 5, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 10, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 12, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 17, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 19, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 24, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 1, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 3, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 8, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 10, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 15, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 17, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This 12-session class combines all material covered in Beginning Photoshop and then pushes forward into an in-depth exploration of masking – the heart and soul of Photoshop – and the key to complete mastery of image quality.


  • November 21, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 22, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 5, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 6, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 12, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 13, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This Intermediate Lightroom Classic course continues where the Beginning Lightroom Classic class left off. Using Adobe Lightroom Classic, we will explore, in depth, some of the topics we already covered and learn new techniques as well.


  • November 30, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 2, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 7, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 9, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 14, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 16, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This Intermediate Lightroom Classic course continues where the Beginning Lightroom Classic class left off. Using Adobe Lightroom Classic, we will explore, in depth, some of the topics we already covered and learn new techniques as well.