Spring 2016 Semester at Sea student Brendan Sullivan is passionate about the environment. For his final project in the Beginning Documentary Photography class he photographed some of the environmental challenges in Cape Coast, Ghana.… Read More Student Spotlight: Brendan Sullivan “Coastal Ghana”
The above student produced AV slideshow takes us from Hawaii to South Africa through the lens of 55 photographers.… Read More Student Spotlight: SAS Spring ’16 Photography Student AV Show
PHOTOGRAPHY IN FRANCE CLASS OF 2015 Presents: “A Photographic Journey” SHOW DATES: December 9th-January 15, 2016 Opening Reception: Wednesday, December 9, 2015 6-8pm LOCATION: Rayko Photo Center 428 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94107 (415) 495-3773 A small group of photographers journeyed through Provence, France in July 2015 as part of the workshop Photography in France led… Read More Photography in France 2015 Show
Today in my CCSF PHOTO class Intermediate Photoshop – my students and I explored the frequency separation technique as part of a lab module on retouching. This is part of a series of lab modules implemented to build the skills that they’ll need to complete the below creative assignment “Before and After”. With frequency separation – an… Read More Assignment: Before & After / Tutorial: Frequency Separation
Teaching students photoshop is a challenge, especially while trying to get across technical information and cultivate creativity. Today we completed a tech primer in preparation for the assignment “Creative Curves” and I recorded the demonstration. I’ve posted the assignment below for my colleagues as well as the practice lab and accompanying file for anyone who’d like to follow along. Happy image… Read More Assignment: Creative Curves
It’s time to start thinking about your photography workout again whether you’re interested in a full semester course or an intense workshop experience to tune up your foundation skills. Let me help you finesse and celebrate your images of summer, and create new ones this fall. I hope you can join my colleagues and I… Read More 2015 Fall Classes Start Soon – Register Now!