Classes

Spring classes begin the week of February 22

 

 

Note: Spring classes at In-Sight will run on a 12-week schedule beginning February 22 and ending the week of May 16, 2016.


 

Analog Photo Workshop — Wednesdays 4-6pm 

This 5-week workshop is intended for students who want a quick refresher or introduction into the basics of black and white analog photography. Students will learn how to use manual 35mm cameras, process their own film, and print their own images in the darkroom.  They will also learn how to see in a new way through the basic techniques of composition, shape, and light. Advanced students will be able to refresh and grow their current skills.

*THIS CLASS IS NOW FULL

 


Spring Semester

Analog Photo 101 — Wednesdays 4-6pm 

This class, which is great for youth of all ages and all skill levels, will dive right into the basics and magic of traditional black and white film photography.  Students will learn how to use manual 35mm cameras, process their own film, and print their own images in the darkroom.  They will also learn how to see in a new way through the basic techniques of composition, shape, and light. Advanced students will be able to refresh and grow their current skills.

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Digital Photo 101 — Thursdays 4-6pm 

Time to step up those snapshots of your cat and learn how to make some great digital photos!

This class is great for youth of all ages and skill levels who are interested in advancing their skills with digital photography and photo editing in Photoshop. Students will learn the basics of digital photography, including camera operation, composition, lighting, basic image editing and archiving. Advanced students will learn more complex shooting, processing, and image manipulation techniques.

*THIS CLASS IS NOW FULL

Analog Photo 2: Hip To Be Square — Thursdays 6-8pm

This semester, why not try something new? Try shooting with medium format!

Normally analog photography classes at In-Sight use 35mm film, but this semester we thought we would switch things up! This class is for advanced students want to learn new photographic skills and techniques. During this class we will discuss techniques for shooting with this film, playing with different kinds of cameras, and printing our pictures. This will be a great class for anyone who wants to take their photography to the next level.

*Note:Students must have already taken an Analog Photo 101 class at In-Sight.

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Digital Photo 2: Words and images — Mondays 4-6pm

Writing and photography go together like peanut butter and jelly!

Students in this class will have the opportunity to explore the relationship of the still image with the written word. Students will learn skills in providing a personal written narrative to their images and in creating illustrative images for their writing.

*Note: Students must be at least 14 years old and must have taken a digital photography class at In-Sight.

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Exposures Cross-Cultural Exchange — Mondays 6-8pm

Photography is a wonderful tool for learning and investigating bigger ideas. With this in mind, in the Exposures Cross-Cultural Exchange, students will be diving into ideas such as community, culture, and place. Students will work on photo projects, visit culturally significant places in their community, attend artist lectures, and more. Throughout the class students will be communicating what they have learned, created, and experienced with partner sites throughout the country via our online classroom.

Students who have participated in the Exposures Cross-Cultural Exchange will be eligible to apply for the 3 week intensive summer program.

*This class is available for students 15-18 years old.

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Independent Study (application required)

Have a specific project or technique that you want to work on? Apply for an Independent Study and work one-on-one with an instructor over the course of the semester. You must have taken a level 1 class in the medium you project is based in. Email zachary@insight-photography.org to apply.


Materials: In-Sight provides all materials for every class including camera, film, paper, chemicals and more. Participants are welcome to use materials they already have, but are not expected to bring anything at all.

Please Note: All classes are offered on a sliding scale fee. No interested youth will be turned away for lack of ability to pay.