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Photography Classes, Workshops and Seminars


 
Everything we do is focused on one thing: help you get the pictures you want. As part of this mission, we offer an assortment of photography classes for all skill levels, all ages, and many interests. And it is a fun, dynamic group of instructors who teach these classes and provide the tools you need to grow in your passion and love of picture taking. Click here and meet the instructors!
 
Browse our current schedule below, and click on classes you are interested in to learn more and sign-up. Click here to add yourself to our ‘Notify List’ for future classes that aren’t currently on the schedule.
 

Landscape and Nature Photography 201: Field Workshop

Landscape and Nature Photography 201: Field Workshop

Instructor

Michael Kawano (professional photographer and photography instructor)

Length:

Approximately 2-3 hours

Price:

$89

Dates & Times:

Saturday, September 23rd at 8:00am (on location in Alameda) Learn more.

Photo Editing with Adobe Lightroom

Photo Editing with Adobe Lightroom

Instructor

Reid Thaler (professional photography instructor)

Length:

7 hours (includes 45-minute break)

Price:

$129

Dates & Times:

Saturday, September 23rd from 10:30am-5:30pm. Learn more.

Landscape and Nature Photography 301: Editing

Landscape and Nature Photography 301: Editing

Instructor

Michael Kawano (professional photographer and photography instructor)

Length:

Approximately 3-4 hours.

Price:

$89

Dates & Times:

Sunday, September 24th at 10:30am Learn more.

Nikon Photography Bootcamp All-Inclusive Pass

Nikon Photography Bootcamp All-Inclusive Pass

Instructor

Paul Van Allen - National Training Specialist, Nikon

Length:

Access to ten classes over three days

Price:

$250 ($125 back as a Nikon credit voucher at Looking Glass)

Dates & Times:

Three consecutive days of classes starting on Friday evening, September 29th. Learn more.

Nikon DSLR Tips & Tricks

Nikon DSLR Tips & Tricks

Instructor

Paul Van Allen - National Training Specialist, Nikon

Length:

2 hours

Price:

$49

Dates & Times:

Saturday, September 30th from 10:15am to 12:15pm. Learn more.

Nikon’s Close Look at Macro Photography

Nikon’s Close Look at Macro Photography

Instructor

Paul Van Allen - National Training Specialist, Nikon

Length:

Approximately 1-hour

Price:

$49

Dates & Times:

Saturday, September 30th from 1:15pm to 2:30pm Learn more.

Nikon’s Landscape Before and After Dark

Nikon’s Landscape Before and After Dark

Instructor

Nikon National Training Specialist, Paul Van Allen

Length:

1.5 hours

Price:

$49

Dates & Times:

Saturday, September 30th from 4:00pm to 5:30pm. Learn more.

Composition and the Photographic Eye

Composition and the Photographic Eye

Instructor

Michael Kawano (professional photographer and photography instructor)

Length:

3-4 hours

Price:

$99

Dates & Times:

Add yourself to the Notify List for future Composition classes: Learn more.

Landscape and Nature Photography: The Complete 3-Class Series

Landscape and Nature Photography: The Complete 3-Class Series

Instructor

Michael Kawano (professional photographer and photography instructor)

Length:

Three classes over the course of three consecutive Saturdays.

Price:

$199 (this is a 25% savings from the individual class registration fees)

Dates & Times:

To add yourself to our notify list for future "Landscape & Nature" courses, please click here: Learn more.

DSLR 101 – Elements of Photography

DSLR 101 – Elements of Photography

Instructor

Michael Kawano

Length:

4 hours

Price:

$99

Dates & Times:

Coming soon! Add yourself to the Notify List for future "DSLR 101" classes: Learn more.

Landscape and Nature Photography 101: Classroom Lecture & Presentation

Landscape and Nature Photography 101: Classroom Lecture & Presentation

Instructor

Michael Kawano (professional photographer and photography instructor)

Length:

Approximately 3-4 hours

Price:

$89

Dates & Times:

To add yourself to our notify list for future "Landscape & Nature" courses, please click here: Learn more.

Intro to Photography Workshop

Intro to Photography Workshop

Instructor

Michael Kawano (professional photographer and photography instructor)

Length:

Three days across two consecutive weekends; Each session starts at 11am and lasts approximately 4 hours.

Price:

$199 (each class separately would add up to $297 - that's about a 33% savings!)

Dates & Times:

To add yourself to our notify list for future "Intro to Photography" courses, please click here: Learn more.

Night Landscapes and Astrophotography

Night Landscapes and Astrophotography

Instructor

Tony Rowell

Length:

Approximately 5 hours (both in classroom and in the field)

Price:

$119

Dates & Times:

To add yourself to future Night Landscapes classes, please click here: Learn more.

Smartphone Photography 101

Smartphone Photography 101

Instructor

Reid Thaler (professional photography instructor)

Length:

5 hours (includes 45-minute break)

Price:

$99

Dates & Times:

To add yourself to our notify list for future "Smartphone Photography" courses, please click here: Learn more.

Photo Organizing with Adobe Lightroom

Photo Organizing with Adobe Lightroom

Instructor

Reid Thaler

Length:

7 hours (includes 45-minute break)

Price:

$129

Dates & Times:

To add yourself to our notify list for future "Lightroom" courses, please click here: Learn more.

Intro to Black & White Printing

Intro to Black & White Printing

Instructor

Brian Marcais (teaching & sales team, Looking Glass)

Length:

5 hours

Price:

$179.00

Dates & Times:

Coming soon! Add yourself to the Notify List for future Darkroom classes: Learn more.

Intro to Black & White Developing

Intro to Black & White Developing

Instructor

Brian Marcais (teaching & sales team, Looking Glass)

Length:

2.5 hours

Price:

$89.00

Dates & Times:

Add yourself to the Notify List for future darkroom classes: Learn more.

Get the Most from Your Olympus OM-D Camera

Get the Most from Your Olympus OM-D Camera

Instructor

Olympus representative

Length:

1.5 hours

Price:

$49 (or free with purchase of Olympus OM-D camera)

Dates & Times:

Add yourself to the Notify List for future Olympus-related classes: Learn more.

Using Light to Describe Form

Using Light to Describe Form

Instructor

Dana Davis (teacher & professional photographer)

Length:

5 hours

Price:

$99.00

Dates & Times:

Add yourself to the Notify List for future 'Using Light to Describe Form' classes: Learn more.

Macro Photography Workshop

Macro Photography Workshop

Instructor

Reid Thaler

Length:

6 hours (includes 45-minute break)

Price:

$99

Dates & Times:

Add yourself to the Notify List for future Macro photography classes: Learn more.

Flash and Studio Strobe Photography 101

Flash and Studio Strobe Photography 101

Instructor

Michael Kawano (professional photographer and photography instructor)

Length:

3-4 hours

Price:

$99

Dates & Times:

Coming soon! Add yourself to the Notify List for future Flash Photography classes: Learn more.

Choosing the Right Camera & Gear!

Choosing the Right Camera & Gear!

Instructor

Michael Kawano

Length:

3 hours

Price:

$25

Dates & Times:

Coming soon! Add yourself to the Notify List for future "Choosing the Right Camera & Gear" classes: Learn more.

Travel Photography 101

Travel Photography 101

Instructor

Reid Thaler

Length:

3-4 hours

Price:

$89

Dates & Times:

Coming in 2017! Add yourself to the Notify List for future Travel Photography classes: Learn more.

Street Photography Workshop

Street Photography Workshop

Instructor

Joe Aguirre & Emilio Bañuelos (both are teachers & professional photographers)

Length:

Three consecutive days (Friday, Saturday & Sunday - see times below)

Price:

$279.00

Dates & Times:

Coming in 2017! Add yourself to the Notify List for future Street Photography classes: Learn more.

PhoDography 101

PhoDography 101

Instructor

Dianne Morey (dog trainer & award-winning author); Jen Waicukauski (owner of Looking Glass Photo)

Length:

2-3 hours

Price:

$99.00

Dates & Times:

Coming in 2017! Add yourself to the Notify List for future Phodography classes: Learn more.



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