Getting Started in Street Photography with Julia Dean (Webinar)
Photo by Julia Dean

Getting Started in Street Photography with Julia Dean (Webinar)

  • March 20, 2021
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

In this webinar, Julia Dean will talk about the laws and ethics of street photography, as well as what it takes to become comfortable on the street. She will discuss what makes a good street photograph, how to work quickly, and how to approach people. Julia will show you a variety of styles of street photography, including her own photojournalistic candid style.

Julia Dean ( is a photographer, educator, writer, and executive director/founder of the Los Angeles Center of Photography. She began her career as an apprentice to pioneering photographer Berenice Abbott. Later, Julia was a photo editor for the Associated Press in New York. Her extensive teaching experience includes 38 years at various colleges, universities and educational institutions including the University of Nebraska, Santa Monica College, the Santa Fe Workshops, the Maine Photographic Workshops, and Oxford University.

For the past 20 years, Julia has concentrated on street photography around the world. For the past 10 years, street shooting in downtown Los Angeles has been her primary focus. In 2015, her work was selected for a book published by Acuity Press and PDN magazine featuring 20 street shooters around the world. Julia and her work was also featured in Digital Photo Pro and Black & White Magazine UK in 2017.

Julia received a Bachelor of Science degree in photography at the Rochester Institute of Technology and a Master of Arts degree in journalism at the University of Nebraska, and is the author/photographer of the award-winning children’s book, A Year on Monhegan Island.

Webinar – Online Learning Class via Zoom

This class is part of our Saturday “Webinar” series. These 90-minute online presentations, taught by leading leading professionals in the field, are designed to be informative and educational. A wide range of topics will be explored. Each webinar will end with Q&A from the audience.
A link for the Zoom webinar will be emailed to the prior to the start date. Please read the instructions included in the email. If you have additional questions please contact Kevin Weinstein or Janis McGavin at

One Session
Dates: Saturday, March 20, 10-11:30 am PST
Skill/Experience Level: Open to all levels
Tuition: $45 Non-Members;$35 Members




This course will be meeting online via Zoom. We encourage you to install and test the software on your device prior to the class.

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