Spring 2018 Classes

Early Registration for HCP members begins Tuesday, November 14th at noon.
Registration for the general public begins Tuesday, November 21st at noon.

The following list of classes are listed by level. Each session is a complete class.

All Levels
Classes that are open to all skill sets and mediums.

Introductory
Classes that cover the basics of camera based photography, i.e. basic camera functions, composition and digital workflow. A great first step for those new to photography.

Intermediate
Classes that cover the next steps in learning the camera, photo basics and digital manipulation. Perfect for the photographer who already knows aperture, shutter speed, and how to control them on their camera and is familiar with Photoshop. A good fit for the photographer who is ready to learn a bit more control with using the camera and computer to correct images.

NEW Special Topics
Classes that cover a wide range of topics and techniques: from state-of-the-art digital to historic, hands-on processes & contextual discussions. These classes are perfect for the photographer looking to create or improve a body of work and/or to learn new techniques. While a basic understanding of photography is necessary for most of the special topics classes, they are not restricted to advanced students, instead, they are open to all photographers with a desire to gain new insights into photographic processes.

Master Classes
Throughout the year, HCP invites renowned photography experts to teach Master Classes on various topics. These are unique opportunities to learn directly from celebrated industry professionals.

ALL LEVELS

Critique Group
Open to Members Only / Free to HCP Members

Session 1) January 29, from 6:00-9:00pm, TBA
Session 2) February 26, from 6:00-9:00pm, TBA
Session 3) March 26, from 6:00-9:00pm, TBA
Session 4) April 30, from 6:00-9:00pm, TBA

INTRODUCTORY

Before You Buy: Planning Your Photographic Purchase
$45 HCP Members / $55 Regular price
Session 1) January 6, from 11:00am-1:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) April 3, from 4:30-6:30pm, with Mark Chen

Composition I: From Good to Great
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) January 3, 10, 17 & 24, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Jean Sebastien-Boncy
Session 2) January 14 & 21, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Valerie Yaklin-Brown
Session 3) February 1, 8, 22 & March 1, from 10:30am-12:30pm, with Anne-Marie D'Arcy
Session 4) February 6, 13, 20 & 27, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Laura Napier
Session 5) March 8, 15, 22 & 29, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Laura Napier
Session 6) April 21 & 28, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Valerie Yaklin-Brown

How to Secure Your Files And Live Happily Ever After
$45 Members / $55 Regular Price
Session 1) January 20, from 3:30-5:30pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) March 26, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen

Introduction to Photoshop Elements
$190 HCP Members / $235 Regular price
Session 1) February 11, from 11:00am-5:00pm, with Kristy Peet

Lenses & Focal Lengths
$45 HCP Members / $55 Regular price
Session 1) January 16, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Laszlo Perlaky

Lightroom I: From Import to Image Perfection
$190 HCP Members / $235 Regular price
Session 1) January 11, 18, 25 & March 1, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Teresa Munisteri
Session 2) January 20 & 27, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 3) February 6, 13, 20 & 27, from 2:30-4:30pm, with Mark Chen
Session 4) March 5, 12, 19 & 26, from 4:30-6:30pm, with Mark Chen
Session 5) March 7, 14, 21 & 28, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Teresa Munisteri
Session 6) March 24 & 31, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 7) April 2, 9, 16 & 23 from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen

Photography I: Learning the Basics
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) January, 2, 9, 16 & 23, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Laura Burlton
Session 2) January 4, 11, 18 & 25, from 10:30am-12:30pm, with Anne-Marie D'Arcy
Session 3) January 20 & 27, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Laura Burlton
Session 4) January 28, from 11:00am-5:00pm, with Kristy Peet
Session 5) February 1, 8, 22 & March 1, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Laura Napier
Session 6) February 14 & 21, from 10:30am-2:30pm, with Valerie Yaklin-Brown
Session 7) February 18 & 25, from 11:00am—3:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 8) March 4, from 11:00am—5:00pm, with Valerie Yalkin-Brown
Session 9) March 6, 13, 20 & 27, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Laura Napier
Session 10) March 8, 15, 22 & 29, from 10:30am-12:30pm, with Mark Chen
Session 11) March 17 & 24, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Teresa Munisteri
Session 12) April 4, 11, 18 & 25, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Laura Napier
Session 13) April 14, from 11:00am -5:00pm, with Kristy Peet
Session 14) April 20 & 27, from 10:30am-2:30pm, with Valerie Yaklin-Brown

Out of the Box: Using Your Digital Camera
$45 HCP Members / $55 Regular price
Session 1) January 13, from 11:00am-1:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) February 12, from 4:30-6:30pm, with Laura Napier
Session 3) March 25, from 11:00am-1:00pm, with Laura Napier
Session 4) April 23, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Laura Napier

Printing Your Photographs I: The Basics
$205 HCP Members / $250 Regular price
Session 1) January 9, 16, 23 & 30, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) February 17 & 24, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 3) March 7, 14, 21 & 28, from 10:30am-12:30pm, with Jan Rattia
Session 4) April 3, 10, 17 & 24, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Teresa Munisteri

The Camera, The Negative, The Print: Film Photography
$395 HCP Members / $455 Regular price
Session 1) February 22, March 1, 8 & 15, from 6:00-9:00pm, with Laura Burlton

Using Your Flash
$80 HCP Members / $100 Regular price
Session 1) January 9 & 16, from 4:30-6:30pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) April 17 & 24, from 4:30-6:30pm, with Mark Chen

INTERMEDIATE

Black & White Photography in the Digital Age
$205 HCP Members / $250 Regular price
Session 1) February 26, March 5, 12 & 19, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen

Composition II: Finding Your Vision
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) January 31, February 7, 14 & 21, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Jean Sebastien-Boncy
Session 2) March 3 & 10, from 1:00-5:00pm, with Jean Sebastien-Boncy
Session 3) March 26, April 2, 9 & 16, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Jean Sebastien-Boncy

Printing Your Photographs II: Getting the Color Right
$205 HCP Members / $250 Regular price
Session 1) March 18 & 25, from 2:00-6:00pm, with Mark Chen

Lighting Techniques in Photography
$85 HCP Members / $105 Regular price
Session 1) February 3 & 10, from 3:30-5:30pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) March 24 & 31, from 3:30-5:30pm, with Mark Chen

Light Meters & the Lies They Tell You
$65 HCP Members / $80 Regular price
Session 1) January 30, from 6:00-9:00pm, with Laszlo Perlaky

Lightroom II: Sharing Your Photographs
$190 HCP Members / $235 Regular price
Session 1) March 6, 13, 20 & 27, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen

Lightroom Mobile: Perfection on the Go
$125 HCP Members / $155 Regular price
Session 1) April 29, from 11:00am-1:00pm, with Mark Chen

Natural Light Portraiture
$130 HCP Members / $160 Regular price
Session 1) March 2 & 9, from 10:30am-1:30pm, with Anne-Marie D'Arcy

Photographing Families
$130 HCP Members / $160 Regular price
Session 1) April 22 & 29, from 3:00-6:00pm, with Laura Burlton

Photography II: Beyond the Basics
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) February 3 & 10, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) March 7, 14, 21 & 28, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 3) April 22 & 29, From 11:00am-3:00pm, with Laura Napier

Photojournalism
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) January 11, 18, 25 & February 1, from 2:30-4:30pm, with Lynn Lane

Photoshop I: Getting Started

$190 HCP Members / $235 Regular price
Session 1) January 3, 10, 17 & 24, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) February 6, 13, 20 & 27, from 10:30am-12:30pm, with Mark Chen
Session 3) February 22, March 1, 8 &15, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Teresa Munisteri
Session 4) April 7 & 14, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Mark Chen

Photoshop II: Working with Layers
$190 HCP Members / $235 Regular price
Session 1) March 10 & 17, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Mark Chen

Presenting Your Work: Framing & Matting
$100 HCP Members / $125 Regular price
Session 1) February 28, from 6:00-9:00pm, with Laszlo Perlaky

Presenting Your Work: Creating a Body of Work
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) January 22, 29, February 5 &12, from 7:00—9:00pm, with Jean-Sebastien Boncy

Studio Portraiture: Lights, Background, and Pose
$85 HCP Members / $105 Regular price
Session 1) January 8, from 6:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen

Studio Lighting: Still Life & Product Photography

$85 HCP Members / $105 Regular price
Session 1) April 30, from 6:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen

NEW SPECIAL TOPICS

After Dark: Photographing at Night
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) February 25, March 5m 12 & 19, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Teresa Munisteri

Alternative Printing: Cyanotypes & Vandykes
$235 HCP Members / $295 Regular price
Session 1) February 25 & March 4, from 11:00am-3:00pm, with Laura Burlton

Alternative Printing: Wet Plate Collodion
$395 HCP Members / $455 Regular price
Session 1) April 7 & 8, from 11:00am-4:00pm, with Laura Burlton

Architecture Photography: Shooting Space
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) January 3, 10, 17 & 24, from 4:30-6:30pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) March 23, 30, April 6 & 13, from 10:30am-12:30pm, with Anne-Marie D'Arcy

Bird & Wildlife Photography
$195 HCP Members / $240 Regular price
Session 1) March 13, from 6:00-9:00pm, March 17, from 8:00am-12:00pm, & March 20, from 6:00-9:00pm, with Laszlo Perlaky

Black & White Photography in the Digital Age
$205 HCP Members / $250 Regular price
Session 1) February 26, March 5, 12 & 19, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen

Bodies: Celebrating the Human Figure - NEW CLASS
$165 HCP Members / $205 Regular price
Session 1) January 4, 11, 18 & 25, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Jan Rattia

Building a Studio on a Budget
$65 HCP Members / $80 Regular price
Session 1) March 17, from 3:30-5:30pm, with Mark Chen

Close Up: Macro Photography
$195 HCP Members / $240 Regular price
Session 1) April 16, from 6:00-9:00pm, April 21, from 8:00am–12:00pm & April 23, from 6:00-9:00pm, with Laszlo Perlaky

Drone Photography
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular Price
Session 1) January 22, 29, February 5 & 12, from 4:30-6:30pm, with Mark Chen

Food Photography
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) January 6 & 13, from 3:00pm-7:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) April 8 & 15, from 3:00pm-7:00pm, with Mark Chen

Going Digital: Scanning Your Images
$100 HCP Members / $125 Regular price
Session 1) April 19 & 26, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Laura Burlton

How to Put a Great Photo Into Words
$85 HCP Members / $105 Regular price
Session 1) April 7 & 14, from 3:30-5:30pm, with Mark Chen

Photography III: Hacking Your Camera
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) April 3, 10, 17 & 24, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen

Printing Your Photographs III: Fine-Tuning & Experimenting with Inkjet Printing
$205 HCP Members / $250 Regular price
Session 1) April 4, 11, 18 & 25, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen

Project Incubator: A Photographic Mentoring Program
$365 HCP Members / $420 Regular price
Session 1) January 2, February 5, March 8 & April 5, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen

Street Photography I
$155 HCP Members / $195 Regular price
Session 1) February 6, 13, 20 & 27, from 2:30-4:30pm, with Lynn Lane

Think BIG and Print LARGE
$205 HCP Members / $250 Regular price
Session 1) January 22, 29 & February 5, from 7:00-9:00pm, with Mark Chen
Session 2) March 25 & April 8, from 11:00am-2:00pm, with Mark Chen

Time-Lapse Photography
$125 HCP Members / $155 Regular price
Session 1) April 9, 16 & 23, from 4:30—6:30pm, with Mark Chen

Video I - Capture, Edit and Share!
$190 HCP Members / $235 Regular price
Session 1) January 31, February 7, 14 & 21, from 7:00—9:00pm, with Mark Chen

Wildflower Workshop
$195 HCP Members / $240 Regular price
Session 1) April 2, from 6:00—9:00pm, April 7, from 8:00am—12:00pm & April 10, from 6:00—9:00pm, with Laszlo Perlaky

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