Winter and Spring 2021 continuing education classes are being taught remotely. Studio classes have live remote meetings. Basic requirements to take a class are an internet connection, computer, and an internet linked camera (like a cell phone). Most classes will be hosted through Zoom or MassArt Moonami. For specific course requirements, contact the CE office at ce@massart.edu or your instructor.

Learn about photography as fine art with an emphasis on the history of photography and the body of criticism surrounding the medium. Develop your own personal vision and experimentation in the studio.

This course builds upon students’ existing digital photography skills, with the goal of cultivating a personal vision and photographic style through increased technical competence. Topics covered include advanced-level DSLR operations (focus and metering modes, interval timed shooting, and tethering), honing of the digital image workflow, image sequencing, and the fine … Read more

Start Date

01/26

Meeting Day

Tuesdays

End Date

05/04

Faculty

Rebecca Morrison

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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Students are introduced to the creative and technical possibilities of digital photography while exploring photographic history and current practices. They learn how to use a digital camera and computer imaging software to create photographs through raw file formats. Topics covered include camera operations (aperture, shutter speed, ISO, focal length) as … Read more

Start Date

01/28

Meeting Day

Thursdays

End Date

05/06

Faculty

Rebecca Morrison

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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Capturing a powerful portrait goes well beyond the press of a button. In this class, we will explore all aspects of portraiture and delve in to the process of creating a long term project involving portraiture. Participants will learn attention to detail, postures and expressions, approaching potential subjects, establishing trust … Read more

Start Date

02/02

Meeting Day

Tuesdays

End Date

04/27

Faculty

Rania Matar

Time

5pm–7pm

Credits

1.5

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This critique group of advanced photographers offers peer group feedback on current work. Typically, participants are developing a portfolio, project, or exhibition. Meetings are scheduled once every two to three weeks. To be admitted into this class, students should submit five jpeg images and a one paragraph description of their … Read more

Start Date

02/03

Meeting Day

Wednesdays

End Date

04/28

Faculty

Stephen Tourlentes

Time

6:30pm–9:30pm

Credits

1.5

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In this workshop, students learn the basics of digital photography and explore effective techniques for making better photographs with their digital cameras. Knowing the basics of digital photography allows photographers to take better control of their photographs. This workshop is taught online and is divided into two classes with time … Read more

Start Date

03/20

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

03/21

Faculty

Molly Lamb

Time

10am–1pm

Credits

0

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Photographer Michael Hintlian will host a 9-week hands-on workshop focusing on shooting on the street, a traditional method of documentary investigation made popular in the 20th century by greats such as Cartier-Bresson, Garry Winogrand, and Diane Arbus as well as the modern masters working today. The theater of the street … Read more

Start Date

03/27

Meeting Day

Saturdays

End Date

05/22

Faculty

Michael Hintlian

Time

10am–1pm

Credits

0

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There comes a time when many of us find ourselves reflecting on our personal and familial histories. Artists have long contemplated these ideas visually and have used various methods to create dynamic personal stories that reflect their experiences. In this workshop, we will explore the various methods photographers have used … Read more

Start Date

05/01

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

05/02

Faculty

Molly Lamb

Time

10am–1pm

Credits

0

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