Creative Thinking

November 10, 2020 5:00 pm

The Photographer’s Eye – Part 1 with Thomas Alleman (Online Learning)


  • December 8, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • December 15, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Through lectures and discussions, exercises and assignments, this class will explore the specifics of camera vision in such areas as motion, time and focus.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 29, 2020 10:00 am

The Lyrical Photograph with Sal Taylor Kydd (Online Learning)


  • December 10, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join photographer/writer Sal Taylor Kydd as you explore your personal narrative through the lens of memory. Through written exercises and photographic cues you will explore connections to the landscape and the natural world to your own personal narratives; through symbolism, myth and metaphor.

By Brandon Gannon |
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November 5, 2020 5:00 pm

Composition 101: A Course in Photographic Design with Kevin Weinstein (Online Learning)


  • 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.

By Brandon Gannon |
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January 20, 2021 6:00 pm

Creating Personal Breakthroughs: The Secret to Becoming a Better Photographer with Ibarionex Perello (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • January 20, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • January 27, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 3, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 10, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 17, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 24, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Led by photographer and educator, Ibarionex Perello who brings over 25 years in the photographic industry, the course will breakdown how to thoughtfully assess where you are and where you need to go in terms of seeing, creating and showcasing your photographs.

By Brandon Gannon |
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January 27, 2021 9:00 am

Shooting with Intention with Aline Smithson (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • January 27, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 3, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 10, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 17, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 24, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 3, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Aline Smithson in a six-session workshop designed to help photographers create significance in their imagery. Participants will be exposed to genres of contemporary photography, projects created around ideas, and projects that tell personal stories.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 10, 2021 6:00 pm

Creative Portraiture with Ken Merfeld (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • February 10, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 17, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 24, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 3, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 10, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 17, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This six-week workshop will begin to explore the world of portraiture, the basics of natural and artificial lighting, and the psychology of dealing with people in front of your camera.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 15, 2021 9:00 am

The Color of Light with Arthur Meyerson (Online Learning – Five Sessions)


  • February 15, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • February 16, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • February 17, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • February 18, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • February 19, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

This renowned workshop is designed for both amateur and professional photographers who wish to strengthen their ability to see and work in color.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 18, 2021 6:00 pm

The Photographer’s Eye – Part 1 with Thomas Alleman (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • February 18, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 25, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 4, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 11, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 18, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 25, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Through lectures and discussions, exercises and assignments, this class will explore the specifics of camera vision in such areas as motion, time and focus.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 20, 2021 9:00 am

The Big Bang: Creating Your Place and Finding Your Tribe in the New World of Fine Art with Lori Vrba (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • February 20, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 21, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 27, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 28, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lori Vrba leads this workshop with big ideas for expanding how we think about and pursue viable careers in the photographic arts.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 20, 2021 11:00 am

Conceptual Photography with Ann Elliott Cutting (Online Learning – One session)


  • February 20, 2021
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

In this one-day conceptual photography class, students will learn to develop their ideas and think before shooting, discovering a new workflow that cultivates creativity.

By Brandon Gannon |
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March 8, 2021 10:00 am

Breaking from Convention: Crafting Compelling Narratives from Your Personal Photographic Archive with Daniel Coburn (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • March 8, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 10, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 15, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 17, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 22, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 24, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This six-session, online workshop will provide you with new strategies for constructing a compelling narrative from a seemingly disparate collection of images.

By Brandon Gannon |
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March 16, 2021 9:00 am

Writing Pictures: An Exploration of Text and Image – Part 2 with Joanne Dugan (Online Learning – Five Sessions)


  • March 16, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • March 23, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • March 30, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • April 6, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • April 13, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am

This workshop is Part 2 of the workshop “Writing Pictures,” offered at LACP in 2020. This all-new class will build on the previously-presented material, encouraging students to go even deeper with the text/image form to express their authentic voice.

By Brandon Gannon |
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April 6, 2021 5:00 pm

Seeing Pink: The Queer Perspective in Photography with Richard Renaldi (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • April 6, 2021
    5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • April 13, 2021
    5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • April 20, 2021
    5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • April 27, 2021
    5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • May 4, 2021
    5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • May 11, 2021
    5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

In this six-week workshop, students will be challenged to approach their image-making with an LGBTQ oriented theme in mind.

By Brandon Gannon |
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April 7, 2021 6:00 pm

Experimental Projects with Ken Merfeld (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • April 7, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • April 14, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • April 21, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • April 28, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 5, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 12, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This class provides a foundation to develop confidence in one’s ability to “create”, to discover the inherent artist in each of us, and to expand our abilities to explore.

By Brandon Gannon |
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April 8, 2021 6:00 pm

The Photographer’s Eye – Part 2 with Thomas Alleman (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • April 8, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • April 15, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • April 22, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • April 29, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 6, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 13, 2021
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In this class, we’ll continue exploring the obstacles and limitations imposed by cameras, lenses, and “film”, and we’ll use lectures, presentations and assignments to learn techniques that overcome and exploit those troublesome realities.

By Brandon Gannon |
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April 11, 2021 1:00 pm

Artist as Subject: Strategies of Self-Portraiture with Jennifer McClure (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • April 11, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • April 18, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • April 25, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • May 2, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • May 16, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • May 23, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This class studies the history and techniques of self-portraiture, shooting at home, and reviewing photos as a class.

By Brandon Gannon |
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April 17, 2021 9:00 am

Photography as Language: The Art of Visual Storytelling with David Hilliard (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • April 17, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • April 18, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • April 24, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • April 25, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop explores photography as a universal storytelling language.

By Brandon Gannon |
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May 18, 2021 9:00 am

Playing with Pictures with Odette England (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • May 18, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • May 20, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • May 25, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • May 27, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • June 1, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • June 3, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

This course focuses on collage, the archive, collecting, and appropriation related to contemporary photography.

By Brandon Gannon |
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June 1, 2021 9:00 am

Writing Pictures: An Exploration of Text and Image – Part 1 with Joanne Dugan (Online Learning)


  • June 1, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • June 8, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • June 15, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • June 22, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • June 29, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am

This highly collaborative workshop will encourage and inspire students to combine text and image to tell their stories in a visual way.

By Brandon Gannon |
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June 12, 2021 9:00 am

Creative Still Life with Kimberly Witham (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • June 12, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • June 13, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • June 19, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • June 20, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join photographer Kimberly Witham for a two weekend-intensive workshop focused on developing and refining your still life photography skills.

By Brandon Gannon |
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June 19, 2021 10:00 am

Found Treasures: Making Art with Your Photo Archives with Kelly Webeck (Webinar)


  • June 19, 2021
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

During this webinar, participants will be introduced to contemporary artists who work with found photographs and alter them through a variety of processes.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 22, 2021 7:00 pm

Encaustic with Photographs with Amanda Smith & Kevin Tully (In-Person Learning)


  • October 22, 2021
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • October 23, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • October 24, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This workshop explores the application of encaustic to digital pigment prints, transcending the photographic process by adding depth, luminescence and providing the opportunity for greater artistic expression.

By Brandon Gannon |
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November 5, 2021 7:00 pm

Studio Lighting & Photo Montage with Richard Tuschman (In-Person Learning)


  • November 5, 2021
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 6, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • November 7, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

In this workshop we will uncover and explore the practical tools and long-term strategies necessary to achieve success on our quest to becoming more effective emotional messengers.

By Brandon Gannon |
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