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October 29, 2021 7:00 pm

Master Class: Creating the Digital Montage with Fran Forman (In-Person Learning – Three Sessions)


  • October 29, 2021
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • October 30, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • October 31, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Students will explore altering and enhancing existing images as well as incorporating visual materials into existing images to create dream-like montages using Photoshop.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 30, 2021 9:00 am

Finding Your Voice with Michael Crouser (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • October 30, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 6, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 13, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 20, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this workshop, Michael Crouser, an experienced fine art/commercial photographer and teacher, will help students progress with their personal vision.

By Brandon Gannon |
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July 31, 2021 9:00 am

The Portrait with Brian Ulrich (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • August 1, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • August 7, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • August 8, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this class we will explore the myriad ways in which contemporary and historical photographers have made portraits and discuss the underlying social and political issues that undergirds both subject and photographer.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 8, 2021 9:00 am

Social Justice X The Media with Lauri Lyons (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • October 8, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • October 15, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • October 22, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • October 29, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • November 5, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • November 12, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

This course examines how media arts has been used to portray and influence contemporary American social justice movements.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 6, 2021 10:00 am

Our Inner Monologue with Jason Langer (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • October 6, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 13, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 20, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 27, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 3, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 10, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Over the course of six weeks, student will discover their “Inner Monologue” and identify key words which will lead to a creation images that will form the basis for their work to come in the following decades.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 12, 2021 9:00 am

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


  • October 12, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 19, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 26, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 2, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 9, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 16, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 23, 2021
    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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August 21, 2021 9:00 am

Finding a Language for Your Art with Camilla Brown (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • August 21, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • August 22, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • August 28, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • August 29, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this workshop, we will work to develop 150 words that summarizes your photographic practice – an “elevator pitch” of sorts. This short and concise summary will be extremely useful when applying for opportunities and publicizing your work.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 3, 2021 10:00 am

Building a Personal Project from the Ground Up with Lynsey Weatherspoon (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • October 3, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 10, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 17, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 24, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 31, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 7, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this six-week workshop, students will be able to learn the beginning stages of building a successful personal project to pitch to local publications. The top goal is for students to become confident in writing, researching, and photographing for their proposed projects.

By Brandon Gannon |
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September 23, 2021 10:00 am

Photographing with Purpose: Pandemic Edition with Greg Miller (Online Learning – Five Sessions)


  • September 23, 2021
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • September 30, 2021
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • October 7, 2021
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • October 14, 2021
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • October 21, 2021
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Greg Miller guides students to find what is most important to them at this moment in time and discusses strategies for making pictures happen on a regular basis by overcoming common fears. Students will focus on portraiture and its context within historical and contemporary photography.

By Brandon Gannon |
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September 7, 2021 9:00 am

Writing Pictures: An Exploration of Text and Image – Part 1 with Joanne Dugan (Online Learning – Five Sessions)


  • September 7, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • September 14, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • September 21, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • September 28, 2021
    9:00 am - 11:30 am
  • October 5, 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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December 4, 2021 9:00 am

The Photo Book as Art with Susan kae Grant (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • December 4, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • December 11, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • December 12, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • December 5, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop introduces participants to the practice of creating handmade limited edition photographic artists’ books that balance form, content and materials in innovative ways.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 16, 2021 9:00 am

Photography as Language: The Art of Visual Storytelling with David Hilliard (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • October 16, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 17, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 23, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 24, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop explores photography as a universal storytelling language.

By Brandon Gannon |
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October 9, 2021 1:00 pm

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


  • October 9, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • October 16, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • October 23, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • October 30, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • November 6, 2021
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • November 13, 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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September 18, 2021 9:00 am

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


  • September 18, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • September 19, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • September 25, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • September 26, 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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November 4, 2021 10:00 am

The Lyrical Photograph with Sal Taylor Kydd (Online Learning – Six Sessions)


  • November 4, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 11, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • November 18, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 2, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 9, 2021
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 16, 2021
    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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September 20, 2021 9:00 am

Breaking from Convention: Crafting Compelling Narratives from Your Personal Photographic Archive with Daniel Coburn (Online Learning – Four Sessions)


  • September 20, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • September 22, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • September 27, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • September 29, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This four-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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December 3, 2021 7:00 pm

Sharpening Your Photographic Vision with Sam Abell (Weekend-Intensive – In-Person Learning)


  • December 3, 2021
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • December 4, 2021
    10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • December 5, 2021
    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 Brandon Gannon |
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October 9, 2021 9:00 am

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


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

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


  • 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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October 22, 2021 7:00 pm

Encaustic with Photographs with Amanda Smith & Kevin Tully (In-Person Learning – Three Sessions)


  • 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 and Photo Montage with Richard Tuschman (In-Person Learning – Three Sessions)


  • 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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