2018 Winter Classes

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Below this list, you will find at-a-glance class descriptions…


 

Photography Center Orientation (Dates Vary)

Matting, Framing, Presenting Your Photos (February 11)

Zine Making! Hand-Made Books (February 11)

Digital SLR Camera – Level 2 (Feb 13 – Mar 6)

Creative Inquiry (Feb 16 – Feb 18)

Developing Photographic Narratives (Feb 18 – Mar 11)

Chinatown & North Beach (February 20)

What Makes a Successful Image? (Feb 22 – Mar 8)

Environmental Portraits (Feb 24 – Mar 10)

Photo Textiles – Salt Print, Cyanotype (February 24)

Color Solarization (February 25)

Digital Printing Made Easy – Intro Level (Feb 28 – Mar 7)

The Art of Storytelling (Mar 2 – Mar 4)

Model Photography on Location (Mar 3 – Mar 10)

Instructional Walk – Sultry Sutro Baths (March 3)

Cyanotype and Salt Printing (Mar 4 – Mar 11)

Gallery Tour (March 6)

Location Lighting Workshop (March 6)

Intro to Night Photography on Mare Island (March 10)

Getting to Know Your Digital SLR Camera – Introduction (Mar 14 – Apr 4)

Basic B/W Film Development & Scanning (March 18)

Detailed Class Description

Photo Explorations: Chinatown

Photo Explorations: Chinatown Description: Join us in photographing the culturally areas around San Francisco. The day starts in the classroom discussing this area's rich history and using the camera to develop your personal narrative. Then it’s out to the field to...

Learn To Select Your Best Work

  Learn To Select Your Best Work Description: This is the constant comment we hear from nearly every artist and photographer. How do I possibly edit and select my best images? Through examples and looking at others and your own work we will constructively look, share...

Photo Explorations: Dogpatch

Photo Explorations: Dogpatch Description: Join us in photographing the culturally areas around San Francisco. The day starts in the classroom discussing this area's rich history and using the camera to develop your personal narrative. Then it’s out to the field to put...

Photo Explorations: Union Square

Photo Explorations: Union Square Description: Join us in photographing the culturally areas around San Francisco. The day starts in the classroom discussing this area's rich history and using the camera to develop your personal narrative. Then it’s out to the field to...

Photo Explorations: Yerba Buena

Photo Explorations: Yerba Buena Description: Join us in photographing the culturally areas around San Francisco. The day starts in the classroom discussing this area's rich history and using the camera to develop your personal narrative. Then it’s out to the field to...

Photo Explorations: The Wharf

Photo Explorations: The Wharf Description: Join us in photographing the culturally areas around San Francisco. The day starts in the classroom discussing this area's rich history and using the camera to develop your personal narrative. Then it’s out to the field to...

Painting With Light

Painting With Light Description: Forget all that you know about photography and enter a world of flowing light and spectral elements. With the flick of a wrist or a run through the park, you too can paint with paint. Join us, as demonstrate how to build cheap lighting...

LGBTQ – Intro to Darkroom

LGBTQ - Intro to Darkroom Description: This course is open to anyone interested in learning about printing in the darkroom, using Black & White film, with the focus on supporting Queer identities, as well as giving students the platform to pursue their own direction &...

Compelling Dynamic Portraits

Compelling Dynamic Portraits Description: What makes a portrait compelling and dynamic? Above all, it's about developing your own unique way of seeing. This course will give you the opportunity of working in different surroundings and situations. Students will work...

Zine Making! (Hand-Made Books)

Zine Making! (Hand-Made Books) Description: A whirlwind class on the history, culture and practice of zine making (Hand-Made Books). Students will walk away with an understanding of what zines can offer them as photographers, writers, and artists. They will also be...

What Makes A Successful Image?

What Makes a Successful Image? Description: This is an introductory course to photography where students will learn about historical and contemporary photographs and practices. Time will be spent discussing the various elements that make up a photograph including the...

The Art of Storytelling

The Art of Storytelling Description: This is a hands-on Photography class that explores the possibilities of visual narrative as a way to find your own voice in relation to the art making process. This course will help you develop creative skills and will enable you...

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Operation Hours:

Monday: Closed
Tue-Thur: 3pm-10pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10am-6pm
Sunday: 11am-6pm

50 Scott Street, San Francisco, CA

harveymilkphotocenter@gmail.com

Gallery Hours:

Monday: Closed
Tue-Thur: 3pm-9:30pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10am-5:30pm
Sunday: 11am-5:30pm

415.554.9522

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