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Community Workshops
The Southeast Museum of Photography’s workshops are designed for adults of all ages and skill levels. Due to limited space, pre-registration and payment is required at least 24 hours in advance. Call (386) 506-4569 or
e-mail Christina Katsolis for more information.


Saturday, October 18, 2014 / 9:30am – 4:30pm / Level I workshop

An introduction to DSLR camera operation, composition, exposure controls, resolution and file formats. This full-day workshop combines classroom instruction with an opportunity for hands-on application and feedback.

What to bring: Fully charged DSLR camera, camera manual, cords/cables and media cards.
Cost: $70.00 Register by September 26th and receive $10.00 off!
Instructor: Angela Biggs

Note: Requires travel. This workshop meets at the News-Journal Center and ends at the Daytona State College main campus.

Workshop Schedule:
9:30am-10:30am: Introduction to Basic Principles
10:30am-12:30pm: Practice/ photo-shoot on location
12:30pm-1:30pm: Lunch/travel to Daytona State main campus (Photography dept., bldg. 530)
1:30pm-4:30pm: Review, Edit and Critique

Saturday, October 25, 2014 / 9:00am – 1:00pm / Level I workshop


A primer to basic scanning processes for analog materials, including photographic prints, slides, and negatives. Resolution, magnification, file formats and basic file management will be covered.

What to bring: 8-10 items to scan. Items may include negatives, slides or photographs (no larger than 8” x10”).
Cost: $35.00 Register by October 3rd and receive $10.00 off!
Instructor: Michael Bradtke

Saturday, November 15, 2014 / 9:00am – 1:00pm / Level I workshop

An overview of archival materials, measuring, mat-cutter operation, hinging, mounting and framing methods for your artwork. After learning the basics, you will have time to practice cutting mats for photographs/2D artwork that you bring in.

What to bring: A minimum of two photographs (2D prints or drawings are also acceptable) no larger than 8.5x11, no smaller than 4x6. Note: 11”x14” inch matboard and backboard will be provided for two practice mats. If you plan on matting additional work, please bring cash to purchase additional board from the Photography Department stockroom.
Cost: $35.00 Register by October 24th and receive $10.00 off!
Instructor: Per Hans Romnes

Click here for matboard pricing (Information to come).

Saturday, November 22, 2014 / 9:00am – 5:00pm / Level I workshop


Participants will be guided through basic digital image editing processes such as image resizing, cropping, color correcting, working with layers, and saving images for various outputs in order to bring out the best in their digital images.

What to bring: 10-15 personal digital files, a flash drive and a notebook.
Cost: $90.00 Register by October 31st and receive $10.00 off!
Instructor: Edson Beckett

All full-day Saturday workshops include an hour lunch break (participants should bring a bag lunch). Registration and payment can be made at the Museum reception desk in building 1200 during regular gallery hours.

For more information about community workshops, please e-mail Christina Katsolis or call (386) 506-4569.

* Class and Workshop Skill Levels
Level I – Open to all individuals interested in photography with no previous experience.
Level II – Individuals may have a basic understanding of photographic principles but rely on shooting in Program or Auto mode. Basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop or basic computer skills are necessary.
Level III – Individuals that have had formal training and/or significant experience making, capturing and processing images. Participants feel comfortable using image-editing techniques in Adobe Photoshop.
Level IV – Individuals that have advanced skill and knowledge of photography. Participants are comfortable using/learning advanced image-editing techniques in Adobe Photoshop.

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The Southeast Museum of Photography is a service of Daytona State College
1200 W. International Speedway Blvd. (Building 1200) Daytona Beach, FL, 32114, (386) 506-4475
Free Admission & Parking

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Daytona State College prohibits discrimination and assures equal opportunity in employment and education services to all individuals without regard to age, ancestry, belief, color, disability, ethnicity, genetic information, gender, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, and veteran status. For more details, read our Equal Opportunity Statement or contact: Lonnie Thompson, Chair of the Equity Committee at 386-506-3403 or 1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach, Fl. 32114.