Creative Thinking

September 12, 2020 9:00 am

Scene + Herd with Lori Vrba (Online Learning)


  • September 20, 2020
    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. Examine her radical shift from the traditional notions of fine art success to what is now considered a guerrilla movement in the exhibition, curatorial, and marketing arenas.

By Brandon Gannon |
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August 10, 2020 6:00 pm

The Daily Visual with Ken Merfeld (Online Learning)


  • September 21, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Daily Visual workshop is intended to motivate you to shoot every day, no matter what. Every day your goal is to shoot at least one visually compelling image, a piece of art, per se, no matter where you are or what you are doing.

By Brandon Gannon |
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September 23, 2020 5:00 pm

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


  • September 23, 2020
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • September 30, 2020
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • October 7, 2020
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • October 14, 2020
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • October 21, 2020
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • October 28, 2020
    5:00 pm - 7:00 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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September 24, 2020 5:00 pm

Photographing in the Social Landscape with Thomas Alleman (Online Learning)


  • September 24, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • October 1, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • October 8, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • October 15, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • October 22, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • October 29, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Through lectures and discussions, exercises and assignments, this class will explore the Social Landscape as other photographers have seen it over that last hundred years.

By Brandon Gannon |
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September 26, 2020 10:00 am

The Singular Vision (Ways of Seeing) with Andrew Southam (Webinar)


  • September 26, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

With over thirty years of experience in editorial portrait and fashion, photographer, director and teacher Andrew Southam leads a discussion about defining and refining a vision all your own.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 3, 2020 9:00 am

The Art of Seeing with Stephen Wilkes (Online Learning)


  • October 3, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 4, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 11, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 17, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop will be a deep meditation on elevating each of the student’s ability to take the time to see, enabling each student to explore a deeper and more personal vision through photographing.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 17, 2020 9:00 am

Creative Still Life with Kimberly Witham (Online Learning)


  • October 17, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 18, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 24, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 25, 2020
    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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October 17, 2020 10:00 am

Concept Aware: A Beginner’s Guide with Sybylla Smith (Webinar)


  • October 17, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Concept Aware ® is a unique concept development framework which provides tools to develop inspired ideas into impactful images. Participants refine their creative practice by defining how they see and why it matters.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 19, 2020 9:00 am

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


  • October 19, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • October 26, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • November 2, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • November 9, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • November 16, 2020
    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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October 29, 2020 10:00 am

The Lyrical Photograph with Sal Taylor Kydd (Online Learning)


  • October 29, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 5, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 12, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 19, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 3, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • 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 1, 2020 9:00 am

Bringing Ideas to Life: Crafting Personal Projects with Brandon Thibodeaux (Online Learning)


  • November 1, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • 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

Brandon Thibodeaux will show you how to take your idea and mold it into a finished body of work. Come prepared to put your vision to work, drumming up new ideas or fleshing out old ones, as we spend a weekend working on assignments in the Los Angeles area.

By Brandon Gannon |
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November 4, 2020 5:00 pm

The Art of Photography: Your Creative Approach with Ken Merfeld (Online Learning)


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

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)


  • 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.

By Brandon Gannon |
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November 10, 2020 9:45 am

Defining the Personal Narrative with Susan Burnstine (Online Learning)


  • 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.

By Brandon Gannon |
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November 10, 2020 5:00 pm

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


  • 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

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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December 5, 2020 9:00 am

Hyper Local Storytelling with Ed Kashi (Online Learning)


  • 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.

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

Encaustic with Photographs with Amanda Smith & Kevin Tully (Weekend-Intensive)


  • 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 (Weekend-Intensive)


  • 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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