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*Please note that all Early Registration and New Student Discounts can only be processed by registering in person, or by phone. Discounts cannot be applied through our online registration process and discounts cannot be applied retroactively. 

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E67518 Lightroom Fundamentals II [NEW!], Tuesdays, 1 - 4 p.m.
Instructor: Alan Shefland

Skill level: AB, I
This course is the next step to understanding Lightroom in a more professional way. You will further explore the capabilities of Lightroom and think more in-depth about the changes you make and why you make them. Each student will need to bring a laptop computer running the current operating system along with Adobe Lightroom CC15 or LR6 installed and a jump drive with images to work on. Prerequisite: Lightroom Fundamentals level I or a basic understanding of how Lightroom operates.

Enrollment limited to 12 / Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 4/24/2018 and ending 6/12/2018 at 1:00PM
Attendees: 1 $ 281.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 312.00 ea.

E66218 Beginning Digital Photography, Thursdays, 1 - 4 p.m.
Instructor: Alan Shefland

Skill level: B, AB
If you're a beginning photographer and a bit mystified by your digital camera, this class is for you. You'll start by learning camera basics like aperture, shutter speed, and ISO settings. You'll move on to learning how to make pictures and to develop your compositional skills. We'll also discuss lenses and other equipment and how to care for your gear. By the end of the course you'll be more excited than ever about photography and you'll own a collection of images that demonstrate your techical and creative growth. Please bring your camera (fully charged) and its manual. The class workbook, Understanding Photography Field Guide by Brian Peterson, is optional but strongly recommended.

Enrollment limited to 10 / Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 4/26/2018 and ending 6/14/2018 at 1:00PM
Attendees: 1 $ 281.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 312.00 ea.

E61018 Making Photographs, Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Carl Beihl

Skill level: I, AD
This class will help serious amateur and professional photographers find more passion in their work by exploring the narrative, aesthetic and emotional aspects of image making, with an emphasis on simplicity and the use of natural light. Through practical demonstrations, field trips, individual portfolio reviews and studying the work of other photographers, we will refine our views on producing work and balancing the various aspects of a busy life.

Enrollment limited to 10 / Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 4/25/2018 and ending 6/13/2018 at 9:30AM
Attendees: 1 $ 281.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 312.00 ea.

E676W18 Creative iPhone Photography Bootcamp, Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Instructor: Eric Mueller
Skill level: B, AB

Learn to take amazing photos with your iPhone. You'll explore photography basics such as lighting, composition, and storytelling along with the specific aesthetics of mobile photography. You'll gain experience with easy-to-use apps for shooting and editing and get great tips for sharing your images on social media platforms. They'll be a shooting assignment between the first and second week and an in-class review and sharing of work. No previous photography experience necessary, but you'll need an iPhone for shooting, editing and sharing. Expect to spend an additional $5-$10 on iPhone apps. Bring a lunch for the half-hour break.

Enrollment limited to 12, ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 5/5/2018 and ending 5/12/2018 at 9:30AM
Attendees: 1 $ 170.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 188.00 ea.

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2240 North Shore Drive
Wayzata, MN 55391

952.473.7361, x. 160

Monday          9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday         9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday        9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Friday             9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday        9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
   (mid-June through August, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Sunday closed

Building is closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve through New Year's Day*, Memorial Day and the last week in August through Labor Day.* There is no open studio when the building is closed. 

* Phone lines will be open M-F, excluding holidays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. to take class registrations.  

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