Classes at West Side Annex


  • April 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • June 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


 

Classes at Santa Monica College


 

GETTING STARTED


  • April 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This workshop focuses on the most essential workflow and developing features of the new Adobe Lightroom Classic CC 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.


  • April 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • April 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In this six-session course students will continue to learn basic camera operation and photography fundamentals while practicing and refining their personal process for achieving a unique photographic vision.


  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 29, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 5, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 4, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This new five-session class will teach you how to realize your vision by making quality photographs with the iPhone. The class will entail getting started with your iPhone (basic tools) and move forward to image making and photo editing.


  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 9, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 23, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Photoshop 1: The Basics is a core fundamental class for photographers. The course teaches the most important tools, composition and basic image optimization, helping students to understand the process behind simple photo correction.


  • May 13, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • June 3, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 5, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 6, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 7, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 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.


  • June 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


 

Actors Headshots


 

Beauty


 

Book Making & Publishing


 

Business & Practical


 

Creative Thinking


  • March 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 23, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • March 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Students will explore altering and enhancing existing images as well as incorporating visual materials into existing images to create dream-like montages using Photoshop.


  • May 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • May 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join photographer Matt Eich for a weekend workshop focused on fresh approaches to the development of long-term documentary projects. Through a combination of lecture, discussion, critique and making pictures, students will hone new ideas for the creation and dissemination of their work.


  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 11, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • June 12, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 26, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This class is designed to help you expand your approach to photography, to question the “how” and “why” of your technique, and to challenge and understand your creative process.


  • June 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • June 29, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • June 30, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This workshop is designed for those photographers whose inspiration is found in literature and art. Whether you are currently developing a photographic series based on a poem or look to illustrate your dreams, this class will explore the technical and stylistic means needed to express visually what holds meaning for you.


  • November 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 23, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • November 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join Eddie Soloway in a unique workshop experience designed to push your seeing from what is in front of your eyes into the world of abstractions, reflections, layers, movement, and then deeper into the realm of concepts and imagination.


 

Darkroom & Alternative Processes


 

Digital Camera Basics


  • April 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • April 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In this six-session course students will continue to learn basic camera operation and photography fundamentals while practicing and refining their personal process for achieving a unique photographic vision.


  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 29, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 5, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 4, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This new five-session class will teach you how to realize your vision by making quality photographs with the iPhone. The class will entail getting started with your iPhone (basic tools) and move forward to image making and photo editing.


  • May 13, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • June 3, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 5, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 6, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 7, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 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.


  • June 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • June 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 20, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 21, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


  • June 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 20, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 21, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


  • June 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 25, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 26, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 27, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 28, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


  • July 29, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 30, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 31, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • August 1, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • August 2, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


 

Documentary & Social Consciousness


  • March 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This workshop focuses on how to produce a long-term documentary project, giving participants the skills needed to create images that are stylistically and thematically unified.


  • May 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • May 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join photographer Matt Eich for a weekend workshop focused on fresh approaches to the development of long-term documentary projects. Through a combination of lecture, discussion, critique and making pictures, students will hone new ideas for the creation and dissemination of their work.


 

Editorial


 

Fashion


 

Figure/Nude


 

Fine Art


  • March 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 23, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • March 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Students will explore altering and enhancing existing images as well as incorporating visual materials into existing images to create dream-like montages using Photoshop.


  • June 12, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 26, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This class is designed to help you expand your approach to photography, to question the “how” and “why” of your technique, and to challenge and understand your creative process.


  • June 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • June 29, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • June 30, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This workshop is designed for those photographers whose inspiration is found in literature and art. Whether you are currently developing a photographic series based on a poem or look to illustrate your dreams, this class will explore the technical and stylistic means needed to express visually what holds meaning for you.


 

Flash


  • June 13, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 11, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 13, 2019
    12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • July 18, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

If you feel confident with a camera but less so with a flash and would like to master portable lights, this class is for you. The goal of this six-week class is to learn how to use a flash so well that the outcome looks like beautiful ambient light.


 

Food Photography


  • June 22, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This one-day workshop introduces students to the joy and beauty of creating memorable food imagery. Whether you are an established photographer, emerging professional, food blogger, chef or culinary writer, this one-day workshop is for you!


 

Infrared


 

iPhones, Androids, Point-and-Shoots


 

Lifestyle


 

Lighting & Portraiture


  • April 14, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • April 28, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 5, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

This classes is designed to provide students with basic knowledge for seeing and working with light on location and the confidence to use natural and artificial light in various conditions.


  • May 2, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 9, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 23, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 6, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Designed for students having completed Introduction to Studio Lighting, this workshop will help students create their own sense of lighting design using advanced lighting techniques and specialized equipment.


  • June 13, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 11, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 13, 2019
    12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • July 18, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

If you feel confident with a camera but less so with a flash and would like to master portable lights, this class is for you. The goal of this six-week class is to learn how to use a flash so well that the outcome looks like beautiful ambient light.


 

Nature & Landscape


  • November 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 23, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • November 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join Eddie Soloway in a unique workshop experience designed to push your seeing from what is in front of your eyes into the world of abstractions, reflections, layers, movement, and then deeper into the realm of concepts and imagination.


 

Night Photography


 

Pets & Animals


  • March 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 23, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • March 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Students will explore altering and enhancing existing images as well as incorporating visual materials into existing images to create dream-like montages using Photoshop.


  • March 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This workshop focuses on how to produce a long-term documentary project, giving participants the skills needed to create images that are stylistically and thematically unified.


  • April 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This workshop focuses on the most essential workflow and developing features of the new Adobe Lightroom Classic CC 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.


  • April 2, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 9, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 23, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In this six-session class, students will learn all the technical elements on their video-enabled DSLR cameras to shoot motion properly.


  • LACP's Fourth Annual Fundraising Gala
    April 13, 2019
    6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for our Fourth Annual Fundraising Gala, a benefit for the Los Angeles Center of Photography (LACP) celebrating its 20th anniversary. Honoring Art Streiber with introduction by Jamie Lee Curtis.


  • April 14, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • April 28, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 5, 2019
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

This classes is designed to provide students with basic knowledge for seeing and working with light on location and the confidence to use natural and artificial light in various conditions.


  • April section
    April 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May section
    May 14, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • June section
    June 11, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The printer training session is mandatory for all individuals looking to print in LACP’s lab for the first time. The two-hour session will cover how to properly load paper in to the Canon PRO-2000 printer and basic usage of Print Studio Pro, the Photoshop plug-in software used for printing.


  • April 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • April 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In this six-session course students will continue to learn basic camera operation and photography fundamentals while practicing and refining their personal process for achieving a unique photographic vision.


  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 29, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 5, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 4, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This new five-session class will teach you how to realize your vision by making quality photographs with the iPhone. The class will entail getting started with your iPhone (basic tools) and move forward to image making and photo editing.


  • May 2, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 9, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 23, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 6, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Designed for students having completed Introduction to Studio Lighting, this workshop will help students create their own sense of lighting design using advanced lighting techniques and specialized equipment.


  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 9, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 23, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Photoshop 1: The Basics is a core fundamental class for photographers. The course teaches the most important tools, composition and basic image optimization, helping students to understand the process behind simple photo correction.


  • May 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This one-day workshop will teach you how to upload and catalog your images using Lightroom, how to use the basic Lightroom tools to build your vision of the final image, when to use Photoshop and other editor plugins when Lightroom tools are not sufficient, and how to print your image from Ligthroom and Photoshop.


  • May 13, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • May 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • May 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join photographer Matt Eich for a weekend workshop focused on fresh approaches to the development of long-term documentary projects. Through a combination of lecture, discussion, critique and making pictures, students will hone new ideas for the creation and dissemination of their work.


  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 11, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • June 3, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 5, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 6, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 7, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 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.


 

Photography Fundamentals


  • April 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • April 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In this six-session course students will continue to learn basic camera operation and photography fundamentals while practicing and refining their personal process for achieving a unique photographic vision.


  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 29, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 5, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • May 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 4, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • May 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This new five-session class will teach you how to realize your vision by making quality photographs with the iPhone. The class will entail getting started with your iPhone (basic tools) and move forward to image making and photo editing.


  • May 13, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 11, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • June 3, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 5, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 6, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • June 7, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:30 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.


  • June 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 24, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • June 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 20, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 21, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


  • June 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 20, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 21, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


  • June 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 25, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 26, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 27, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 28, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


  • July 29, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 30, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 31, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • August 1, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • August 2, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


 

Photoshop & Lightroom


  • March 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 23, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • March 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Students will explore altering and enhancing existing images as well as incorporating visual materials into existing images to create dream-like montages using Photoshop.


  • April 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 8, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This workshop focuses on the most essential workflow and developing features of the new Adobe Lightroom Classic CC 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.


  • April section
    April 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May section
    May 14, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • June section
    June 11, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The printer training session is mandatory for all individuals looking to print in LACP’s lab for the first time. The two-hour session will cover how to properly load paper in to the Canon PRO-2000 printer and basic usage of Print Studio Pro, the Photoshop plug-in software used for printing.


  • April 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In this six-session course students will continue to learn basic camera operation and photography fundamentals while practicing and refining their personal process for achieving a unique photographic vision.


  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 9, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 23, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Photoshop 1: The Basics is a core fundamental class for photographers. The course teaches the most important tools, composition and basic image optimization, helping students to understand the process behind simple photo correction.


  • May 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This one-day workshop will teach you how to upload and catalog your images using Lightroom, how to use the basic Lightroom tools to build your vision of the final image, when to use Photoshop and other editor plugins when Lightroom tools are not sufficient, and how to print your image from Ligthroom and Photoshop.


  • June 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 5, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 12, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

More than just a technical class on Photoshop and Lightroom, this course will emphasize the digital print as a unique art form in which the choice of inkjet paper to print on makes the difference between an ordinary photo and an extraordinary piece of artwork.


  • June 11, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 13, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 27, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This class is an in-depth exploration into masking, the heart and soul of Photoshop and the key to complete mastery of image quality.


 

Printmaking


  • April section
    April 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May section
    May 14, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • June section
    June 11, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The printer training session is mandatory for all individuals looking to print in LACP’s lab for the first time. The two-hour session will cover how to properly load paper in to the Canon PRO-2000 printer and basic usage of Print Studio Pro, the Photoshop plug-in software used for printing.


  • April 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In this six-session course students will continue to learn basic camera operation and photography fundamentals while practicing and refining their personal process for achieving a unique photographic vision.


  • May 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This one-day workshop will teach you how to upload and catalog your images using Lightroom, how to use the basic Lightroom tools to build your vision of the final image, when to use Photoshop and other editor plugins when Lightroom tools are not sufficient, and how to print your image from Ligthroom and Photoshop.


  • June 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 5, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 10, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 12, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

More than just a technical class on Photoshop and Lightroom, this course will emphasize the digital print as a unique art form in which the choice of inkjet paper to print on makes the difference between an ordinary photo and an extraordinary piece of artwork.


 

Social Change


 

Special Guests


  • March 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 23, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • March 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Students will explore altering and enhancing existing images as well as incorporating visual materials into existing images to create dream-like montages using Photoshop.


  • May 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • May 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join photographer Matt Eich for a weekend workshop focused on fresh approaches to the development of long-term documentary projects. Through a combination of lecture, discussion, critique and making pictures, students will hone new ideas for the creation and dissemination of their work.


  • June 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • June 29, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • June 30, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This workshop is designed for those photographers whose inspiration is found in literature and art. Whether you are currently developing a photographic series based on a poem or look to illustrate your dreams, this class will explore the technical and stylistic means needed to express visually what holds meaning for you.


  • November 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 23, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • November 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join Eddie Soloway in a unique workshop experience designed to push your seeing from what is in front of your eyes into the world of abstractions, reflections, layers, movement, and then deeper into the realm of concepts and imagination.


 

Specialized Photography


  • March 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 22, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • July 15, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This workshop focuses on how to produce a long-term documentary project, giving participants the skills needed to create images that are stylistically and thematically unified.


  • May 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 28, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 4, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 11, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • June 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 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.


  • June 22, 2019
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This one-day workshop introduces students to the joy and beauty of creating memorable food imagery. Whether you are an established photographer, emerging professional, food blogger, chef or culinary writer, this one-day workshop is for you!


 

Spring Open House Classes


 

Street Shooting


  • June 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 25, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 26, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 27, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 28, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class is intended to teach students how to shoot candidly on the street, not only from practical experience, but also from studying historic and contemporary street photographers.


  • July 15, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 16, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will help students discover the secrets in “Street Portraiture” that will hone their storytelling skills, allowing them to better discover hidden gems and how to approach and engage random subjects without disrupting their environment.


  • July 29, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 30, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 31, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • August 1, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • August 2, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class is intended to teach students how to shoot candidly on the street, not only from practical experience, but also from studying historic and contemporary street photographers.


 

Sunday in the City


 

Teen Classes – After School


 

Teen Classes – Summer Session


  • June 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 20, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 21, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


  • June 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 20, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 21, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


  • June 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 25, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 26, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 27, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 28, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


  • June 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 25, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 26, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 27, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • June 28, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class is intended to teach students how to shoot candidly on the street, not only from practical experience, but also from studying historic and contemporary street photographers.


  • July 8, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 9, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 10, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 11, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 12, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class is very hands-on, exploratory, and fun. Students will take many portrait photographs, turning the classroom into a professional photography studio, and taking field trips around Los Angeles to shoot at different sites.


  • July 15, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 16, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Los Angeles is a massive, sprawling metropolis housing neighborhoods and communities of all shapes and sizes. In this class, students will take advantage of this melting pot of environments and turn their cameras on their neighborhoods in an effort to document their communities.


  • July 15, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 16, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will help students discover the secrets in “Street Portraiture” that will hone their storytelling skills, allowing them to better discover hidden gems and how to approach and engage random subjects without disrupting their environment.


  • July 22, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 23, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 25, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 26, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This week-long course for teens (ages 12-18) is designed to introduce students to the fundamental operations, techniques, and critical vocabulary of the two standard photographic imaging softwares: Adobe Lightroom & Adobe Photoshop.


  • July 29, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 30, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 31, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • August 1, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • August 2, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class is intended to teach students how to shoot candidly on the street, not only from practical experience, but also from studying historic and contemporary street photographers.


  • July 29, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 30, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 31, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • August 1, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • August 2, 2019
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This class will cover technical information such as shutter speed and aperture, white balance, image quality, and compositional methods to help students develop their vision as budding photographers.


 

Travel & Stock


 

Travel Workshops


 

Video-Filmmaking-Multimedia


  • April 2, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 9, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 23, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • April 30, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • May 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In this six-session class, students will learn all the technical elements on their video-enabled DSLR cameras to shoot motion properly.