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January 7, 2023 10:00 am

The Wet Plate Collodion Workshop with Allan Barnes (In-Person – Two sessions)


  • January 7, 2023
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • January 8, 2023
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This two-day workshop serves as a hands-on introduction to this demanding but beautiful photographic process, invented by Frederick Scott Archer in the mid-19th Century.

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April 17, 2023 12:00 pm

Introduction to Adobe Lightroom Classic with Michael e. Stern (Online Learning – 12 Sessions)


  • April 17, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • April 19, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • April 24, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • April 26, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • May 1, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • May 3, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • May 8, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • May 10, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • May 15, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • May 17, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • May 22, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • May 24, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

This workshop focuses on the most essential workflow and developing features of the Adobe Lightroom Classic with the needs of the photographer in mind. Students will learn how to import, sort, organize and enhance their digital images, as well as batch process groups of images, quickly and efficiently.

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March 8, 2023 10:00 am

Introduction to Canon Professional Print & Layout: Updated for Version 1.3.6 with Eric Joseph – March 8


  • March 8, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This class will cover the basic operation of Canon imagePROGRAF PRO and newer model Pixma Pro series of printers. Both have a powerful and FREE program available called Professional Print Layout designed to make your printing experience more streamlined and simple.

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January 11, 2023 10:00 am

The Six Steps to Making Perfect Inkjet Prints with Eric Joseph – Jan 11


  • January 11, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This class provides a brief overview of the six steps you need to consider when setting yourself up for success in making perfect inkjet prints.

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February 27, 2023 9:00 am

Impacting our World: Photography for Social Change with John D. Russell (Online Learning – Six Months)


  • February 27, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 27, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • April 24, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 22, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • June 19, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • July 17, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This class is about finding ways to create change by photographing in an artful and empowering documentary way. At the same time, the class will demand each student learn and follow the ethics that go along with the profession of social documentary work.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 8, 2023 9:00 am

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


  • February 8, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 15, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 22, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 1, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 8, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 15, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 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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May 9, 2023 9:00 am

Seeing into Photographs: The Art of Composition in Photography with Kevin Weinstein (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • May 9, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 16, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 23, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 30, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • June 6, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • June 20, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 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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April 12, 2023 9:00 am

Publishing a Photo Book with Harvey Stein (Online Learning – Seven Sessions)


  • April 12, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • April 19, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • April 26, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 3, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 10, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 17, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 24, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This seven-week workshop is a nuts and bolts exploration of the steps necessary to successfully approach publishers and what to do when they say yes.

By Brandon Gannon |
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January 17, 2023 10:00 am

Photoshop Layering Unbound: Creating Digital Collages with Maggie Taylor (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • January 17, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • January 19, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • January 24, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • January 26, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • January 31, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 2, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Spend four weeks expanding the boundaries of your digital collages with Maggie Taylor as your guide. This online workshop will focus on Photoshop layering techniques to create cohesive and compelling images.

By Brandon Gannon |
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March 6, 2023 10:00 am

Silver and Gold Leafing Workshop with Marcy Palmer (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • March 6, 2023
    10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • March 20, 2023
    10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • March 27, 2023
    10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • April 3, 2023
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Join Marcy Palmer to learn about artwork created with silver and gold leaf, as well as the techniques to make your own silver or gold leafed artwork.

By Brandon Gannon |
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January 10, 2023 1:00 pm

The Master Class: Bringing Projects to Completion with Aline Smithson (Online Learning – Six Sessions) – Jan 10


  • January 10, 2023
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • January 24, 2023
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • February 7, 2023
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • February 21, 2023
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 7, 2023
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 21, 2023
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This invitational four-month class will include five in-class sessions and one private, one-on-one session. Photographers who have a deeply considered potential series or significant projects underway are encouraged to apply so that they can bring the work to fruition with focused intention.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 27, 2023 9:30 am

Portfolio Development Workshop with Susan Burnstine (Online Learning – Six Months)


  • February 27, 2023
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • March 27, 2023
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • April 24, 2023
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • May 22, 2023
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • June 19, 2023
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • July 10, 2023
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

This workshop, designed specifically for fine art photographers, focuses on developing artists’ portfolios over a six-month period of time.

By Brandon Gannon |
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May 2, 2023 9:30 am

Poetry of Abstraction with Susan Burnstine (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • May 2, 2023
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • May 9, 2023
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • May 16, 2023
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • May 23, 2023
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

This online workshop gives participants the skills to identify key abstract elements and skills to create compositions that bear little or no resemblance to the subject at hand.

By Brandon Gannon |
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May 4, 2023 10:00 am

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


  • May 4, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 11, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 18, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 25, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • June 1, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • June 8, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Designed for those who are new to self-portraiture, as well as those who might need a push with current self portrait projects, 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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February 11, 2023 10:00 am

An Alternative Vision: Reimagining the Photo with Gerald Slota (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • February 11, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 18, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • February 25, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 4, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 11, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 18, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This class is about experimenting with a hands-on approach and pushing the boundaries of what a “typical” photograph is supposed to be. We explore different techniques in creating original imagery (this includes experimenting with different cameras and other visual sources and using multiple images of various sizes), work spontaneously with chance, and turn mistakes into advantages.

By Brandon Gannon |
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May 13, 2023 9:00 am

Self-Publish & Design Your Own Photo Book with Elizabeth Avedon (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • May 13, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 14, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 20, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 21, 2023
    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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June 2, 2023 7:00 pm

The Art of Seeing with Stephen Wilkes (In-Person Learning – Three Sessions)


  • June 2, 2023
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • June 3, 2023
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • June 4, 2023
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Since opening his studio in New York City in 1983, photographer Stephen Wilkes has built an unprecedented body of work and a reputation as one of America’s most iconic photographers, widely recognized for his fine art, editorial and commercial work.

By Brandon Gannon |
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Portfolio Reviewers – EXPOSURE WEEKEND 2023

List of reviewers bios for EXPOSURE WEEKEND 2023 Sessions will run 8:30AM-1PM (AM) and 1pm -6:00 pm (PM) PST, February 1-5, 2023   Emanuel Aguilar, Director, PATRON Gallery, Chicago  Emanuel Aguilar is a gallerist and independent curator living and working in Chicago, IL. In 2015 he founded PATRON, a contemporary art gallery with a focus […]

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June 10, 2023 10:00 am

The Fine Art of Digital Printmaking with Eric Joseph (In-Person Learning – Two Sessions)


  • June 10, 2023
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • June 11, 2023
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

More than just a technical class on Photoshop and Lightroom, this course will emphasize the digital print as a unique art form in which the choice of inkjet paper to print on makes the difference between an ordinary photo and an extraordinary piece of artwork.

By Brandon Gannon |
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June 1, 2023 10:00 am

Printer Training Class with Eric Joseph (In-Person Learning – One session)


  • June 1, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This two-hour clas will cover how to properly load paper in to the Canon PRO-2000/PRO-4000 printers and basic usage of Print Studio Pro, the Photoshop plug-in software used for printing.

By Brandon Gannon |
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May 4, 2023 10:00 am

Printer Training Class with Eric Joseph (In-Person Learning – One session)


  • May 4, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This two-hour clas will cover how to properly load paper in to the Canon PRO-2000/PRO-4000 printers and basic usage of Print Studio Pro, the Photoshop plug-in software used for printing.

By Brandon Gannon |
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April 6, 2023 10:00 am

Printer Training Class with Eric Joseph (In-Person Learning – One session)


  • April 6, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This two-hour clas will cover how to properly load paper in to the Canon PRO-2000/PRO-4000 printers and basic usage of Print Studio Pro, the Photoshop plug-in software used for printing.

By Brandon Gannon |
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March 2, 2023 10:00 am

Printer Training Class with Eric Joseph (In-Person Learning – One session)


  • March 2, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This two-hour clas will cover how to properly load paper in to the Canon PRO-2000/PRO-4000 printers and basic usage of Print Studio Pro, the Photoshop plug-in software used for printing.

By Brandon Gannon |
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February 2, 2023 10:00 am

Printer Training Class with Eric Joseph (In-Person Learning – One session)


  • February 2, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This two-hour clas will cover how to properly load paper in to the Canon PRO-2000/PRO-4000 printers and basic usage of Print Studio Pro, the Photoshop plug-in software used for printing.

By Brandon Gannon |
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January 5, 2023 10:00 am

Printer Training Class with Eric Joseph (In-Person Learning – One session)


  • January 5, 2023
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This two-hour clas will cover how to properly load paper in to the Canon PRO-2000/PRO-4000 printers and basic usage of Print Studio Pro, the Photoshop plug-in software used for printing.

By Brandon Gannon |
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April 22, 2023 10:00 am

Lighting without Lights: Harnessing the Power of Natural Light with Stella Kalinina (In-Person Learning – Two Sessions)


  • April 22, 2023
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • April 23, 2023
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This weekend-intensive workshop focuses on methods of naturalistic lighting. Designed for beginners, we will discuss making use of natural light as well as interior available light.

By Brandon Gannon |
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March 18, 2023 10:00 am

Crash Flash Weekend: Speedlight Essentials with Jennifer Emery (In-Person Learning – Two Sessions)


  • March 18, 2023
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • March 19, 2023
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

If you feel confident with a camera but less so with a flash and would like to master external speed-light flash technology, this class is for you. The goal of this class is to learn how to use a flash so well that the outcome looks like professional lighting utilizing TTL/SB flash units on and off camera.

By Brandon Gannon |
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May 13, 2023 10:00 am

Portrait Studio Lighting: A One-Day Workshop with Kevin Scanlon (In-Person Learning – One Session)


  • May 13, 2023
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

This one-day studio lighting course is designed as a basic introduction to lighting portraits in a controlled studio environment.

By Brandon Gannon |
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December 7, 2022 5:00 pm

The Master Class Artist Talks – Dec 7

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  • Master Class 2022 Artist Talks
    December 7, 2022
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Master Class 2022 Artist Talks
    October 19, 2022
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Master Class 2022 Artist Talks
    November 2, 2022
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The Los Angeles Center of Photography (LACP) is proud to present a series of Artist Talks from Aline Smithson’s “The Master Class 2022.”

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October 13, 2022 5:00 pm

Virtual Opening Reception: Comeback: LACP’s 8th Annual Members’ Exhibition, 2022 – Oct 13

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  • Opening Reception - Comeback: LACP's 8th Annual Members' Exhibition
    October 13, 2022
    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us on Thursday, October 13, 5pm PST for Comeback: LACP’s 8th Annual Members’ Exhibition, juried by Samantha Johnston, Executive Director and Curator at the Colorado Photographic Arts Center.

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