Special Guests/Master Photographers

January 19, 2021 10:00 am

The Intimate Portrait: Staying Connected During Covid-19 with Rania Matar (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • January 19, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • January 26, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 2, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 9, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 16, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 23, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this workshop, we discuss all the elements of what makes a good portrait and delve into the process of working with people.

By Brandon Gannon |
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January 21, 2021 10:30 am

The Interpretive Portrait with Andrea Modica (Online Learning – Three Sessions)


  • January 21, 2021
    10:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • January 28, 2021
    10:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • February 4, 2021
    10:30 am - 4:30 pm

This course investigates historical and contemporary fine art as well as editorial portraiture, with an emphasis on creating a sense of personal vision.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 11, 2021 12:00 pm

Bookbinding for the Photographer: Sequencing, Printing and Binding Methods with Shawn Bush (Online Learning – Eight Sessions)


  • February 11, 2021
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • February 18, 2021
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • February 25, 2021
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • March 4, 2021
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • March 11, 2021
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • March 18, 2021
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • March 25, 2021
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • April 1, 2021
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Through class discussions, demonstrations and individual research, students will form a personal vision of what their images mean in the book form. Our focus will be equally on content, concept, production and technique.

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 20, 2021 9:00 am

Self-Publish & Design Your Own Photo Book with Elizabeth Avedon (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

This workshop will cover the basic principles of designing your own photography book. Drawing on over thirty years of experience, Elizabeth Avedon will demonstrate the bones of creating a successful photography book

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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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 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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April 27, 2021 10:00 am

Street Photography Around the World with Julia Dean (Online Learning – Eight Sessions)


  • April 27, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • April 29, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 4, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 6, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 11, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 13, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 18, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 20, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 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

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 26, 2021 9:00 am

The Flash Clash with Bobbi Lane (In-Person Learning – Two Sessions)


  • June 26, 2021
    9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • June 27, 2021
    9:00 am - 6:00 pm

In this two-day workshop, participants will learn how to control and modify their portable flash units.

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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November 19, 2021 7:00 pm

Crafting Compelling Visual Stories with Ami Vitale (In-Person Learning)


  • November 19, 2021
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • November 20, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • November 21, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

In this hands-on workshop, designed to provide a broad overview of multimedia techniques, we move through the full course of crafting compelling visual stories.

By Brandon Gannon |
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