Photography Summer Camp

  Start Date June 26
  Time 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
  Instructor Andrea Allen

Class meets June 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th and 30th, from 9:00 am–3:00 pm.

HCP’s Summer Camps introduce young enthusiasts to the world of photography. In this camp, students will become familiar with camera basics and photographic processing software such as Photoshop, Lightroom and Bridge, learning color and image correction as part of the photographic process. Young photographers will also learn about the history of photography and how great images are created!

Summer Camps include lectures, hands-on activities creative writing, indoor and outdoor photographic sessions, editing and feedback sessions.

No prior photographic experience needed.

About the Instructor:
Andrea Allen moved to Houston in 2011 to pursue a degree in Broadcast Journalism at the University of Houston with a minor in Art History, which she completed in 2014. Always having a passion for the Arts, and coming from a long line of educators, Andrea chose to continue her studies and obtained a Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis on Art Education in 2016. Throughout her graduate career, Andrea has worked as an educator in formal and informal educational settings. She has taught multi-media, drawing, and painting classes, English Language Arts and Journalism, as well as most recently teaching a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) curriculum for the Children’s Museum of Houston. From her experiences, she developed a love for the sense of community nonprofits and art can foster, and is excited to continue to learn and grow with her students at the Houston Center for Photography.

Ages: 13-17

$245 HCP Members / $295 Regular price

Day 1 - Intro to Photography: How the camera works
Day 2 - Serial and Narrative Photography Objective
Day 3 - Portraiture
Day 4 - The world around me
Day 5 - Sharing your work

Snacks will be provided.

What to Bring:
Camera: Point-and-Shoot or DSLR Recommended
Thumbdrive to save your work

Registration for courses and workshops takes place through HCP's website on a first-come first-serve basis. HCP members receive discount on all of our education events. If this is your first time taking a course or workshop at HCP you will need to create a profile online; make sure to add the camp participant's name at the "student name" field. Registration will be complete upon receipt of the filled student form.

Photography Summer Camp Registration Form

Level Introductory
Course Type Capture, Edit, Process, Present
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