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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, March 14, 2015 / 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Registration is full for this class. Please email to be put on the waiting list.
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.

Cost: $70.00 Register by Monday, March 2nd and receive $10.00 off!
Instructor: Angela Biggs
Please note: This class requires travel

TBA / 6:00 – 8:00 pm *Due to scheduling conflicts the free demonstration has been cancelled.

Artist and printmaker Christopher Hannon will discuss the history of printmaking and screen-printing while conducting a special in-house demonstration of the same processes utilized by Andy Warhol to achieve his iconic works.

*Attendance is strongly recommended before participating in the screen-printing workshop on April 11.

Saturday, April 11 / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

On Saturday, April 11th the Southeast Museum of Photography is hosting a beginner’s workshop on screen printing that is open to the community, though spaces are limited. No previous experience is necessary. This hands-on workshop will be taught by Christopher Hannon, a local artist who specializes in screen printing, acrylic paintings and pen and ink illustrations. This workshop will take participants through every step of the screen printing process, from generating a design to preparing and exposing a screen to making a finished product on professional equipment. Differences in inks, printing substrates, screen mesh, and filmwork will all be discussed, and various multi-color registration techniques will be covered. Attendees will be able to leave with a poster print as well as a customized T-Shirt.

Note: Attendees are responsible for bringing a shirt in their size.
Cost: $100.00 ($75.00 for students with a valid ID).
Register by Wednesday, April 8th to receive a $25.00 discount!

Instructor: Christopher Hannon
Click here to view the instructor's biography.

Saturday, May 16 / 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
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.

Cost: $90.00 Register by Monday, May 4th and receive $10.00 off!
Instructor: Edson Beckett
Click here to view the instructor's biography.

May 18 - 21 / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
This 4-day workshop is an introduction to the history, identification, and preservation of photographic materials. Participants will acquire hands-on identification skills and learn practical photograph preservation techniques.
Preservation topics include enclosures, handling guidelines, environmental monitoring, the effects of temperature and relative humidity on collections, and the importance of cold storage for certain photographic materials.
A 240-page workshop notebook (printed in color) and a 60x handheld microscope w/LED light is given to every participant to take home.

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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Exhibitions and programs at the Southeast Museum of Photography are supported in part by Daytona State College, Volusia ECHO and the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on the Arts.

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.