Special Guests

January 10, 2020 7:00 pm

Eyes Wide Open with Eddie Soloway (Weekend-Intensive)


  • January 10, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • January 11, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • January 12, 2020
    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.

By Brandon Gannon |
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January 17, 2020 7:00 pm

Light Modifiers: Experiments in Mixing Light with Miranda Penn Turin (Weekend-Intensive)


  • January 17, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • January 18, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • January 19, 2020 - January 20, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join photographer Miranda Penn Turin in a fun and creative workshop exploring the most versatile lighting modifiers available – their benefits, shortfalls and how to use them to your best advantage.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 21, 2020 7:00 pm

Gorman on Portraiture with Greg Gorman (Weekend-Intensive)


  • February 21, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 22, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • February 23, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join photographer Greg Gorman in this hands-on, weekend workshop as he shares his portrait lighting techniques both in the studio and on location.

By Janis McGavin |
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February 28, 2020 7:00 pm

Sharpening Your Photographic Vision with Sam Abell (Weekend-Intensive)


  • February 28, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • February 29, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • March 1, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

In this weekend-intensive workshop, Sam Abell will discuss his technique of seeing in layers, the importance of seeing well, and how to see with more discriminating power. The goal of this workshop is to help each participant discover where they are now and where their work can take them.

By Janis McGavin |
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March 6, 2020 7:00 pm

Figure/Ground: Environmental Portrait Workshop with Paul D. Amato (Weekend-Intensive)


  • March 6, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 7, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • March 8, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

In this workshop, participants will select locations in the Los Angeles area that culturally, ethnically and aesthetically set the stage for the narratives that they want the subjects of their portraits to express.

By Brandon Gannon |
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March 20, 2020 7:00 pm

The Art of Editing and Sequencing Your Photo Book with Eliot Dudik (Weekend-Intensive)


  • March 20, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 21, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • March 22, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This workshop will cover basic strategies for editing and sequencing photo-based projects, specifically with photobook production in mind, and give workshop attendees the opportunity to receive feedback on their personal project’s structure and direction.

By Brandon Gannon |
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March 27, 2020 7:00 pm

Hollywood Lighting in the Hurrell Style with Bobbi Lane & Lee Varis (Weekend-Intensive)


  • March 27, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • March 28, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • March 29, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join the dynamic duo of Bobbi Lane and Lee Varis to explore the world of Hollywood glamour, and learn the photographic style of George Hurrell.

By Brandon Gannon |
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May 1, 2020 7:00 pm

Writing Pictures: An Exploration of Text and Image with Joanne Dugan (Weekend-Intensive)


  • May 1, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 2, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • May 3, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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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May 15, 2020 7:00 pm

New Frontiers in the Art of Visual Storytelling with Ed Kashi (Weekend-Intensive)


  • May 15, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 16, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • May 17, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Designed for amateurs and professionals alike, the class will help you grow and develop your work to a new level, including exploring options for publication online or in books, exhibitions and websites.

By Janis McGavin |
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May 29, 2020 7:00 pm

Creative Still Life with Kimberly Witham (Weekend-Intensive)


  • May 29, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • May 30, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • May 31, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join photographer Kimberly Witham for a weekend workshop developing and refining your still life photography skills.

By Janis McGavin |
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June 12, 2020 7:00 pm

Scene + Herd with Lori Vrba (Weekend-Intensive)


  • June 12, 2020
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • June 13, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • June 14, 2020
    10:00 am - 6:00 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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