Youth Photography: Shots that POP! AGES 11-16
Instructor: Susan Simon
Days: July 8-12, Monday-Friday
*Important! When ordering online, please include your child’s name and age in the order notes*
Go beyond snapshots and selfies. Explore your creativity through digital photography. We will photograph in several locales and create pictures that grab a viewer’s attention. Improve your skills and while enjoying the opportunity to explore the area. You’ll emerge with a portfolio of best shots ready to print or use in a slide show to share with family and friends.
Monday, July 8—In the Studio: Photography Basics, composition fundamentals, and tips to improve your shots.
Tuesday, July 9—Photo Shoot: Hyannis Waterfront
Wednesday, July 10 —Photo Shoot: Dowses Beach, Osterville
Thursday, July 11—Photo Shoot: Mass Audubon Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary
Friday, July 12—In the Studio: Post Processing, Sharing, Critique
You may bring your own camera (point and shoot, DSLR, or cell phone) and the manual if you can find it or use one of our loaners. A laptop will be helpful on the last day of class. (Not ChromeBooks)
Drop-Off and Pick-Up Locations:
Monday:Cape Cod Art Center, 3480 Rte. 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630
Tuesday: Hyannis Public Library, 401 Main Street, Hyannis, MA 02601
Wednesday: Dowses Beach Parking Lot, 348 E. Bay Road, Osterville, MA 02655
Thursday: Mass Audubon Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary, 345 Bone Hill Road
Barnstable, MA 02637
Friday: Cape Cod Art Center, 3480 Rte. 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630
When registering online, please include your child’s name and age in the order notes.
Instructor Bio: A juried artist and board member of Cape Cod Art Center, Susan’s work has been exhibited at multiple galleries and museums in Massachusetts. In May of 2014, her Icicle Studies were included in the 3 person exhibit “Light Matter” at the Griffin Museum of Photography, in Winchester. Additionally, Susan teaches photography to teens and adults at Cape Cod Art Center, leads photowalks, and helps organize the CCAC Camera Club and Click! Photography conference each fall sponsored by the Photography Center. A retired middle school teacher, Susan now devotes her time largely to fine art photography.