Out of the Box: Photo Basics Crash Course

Intimidated by your camera’s bells and whistles? Have no fear! HCP will help you take control of your camera controls. Go beyond the instruction manual: this hands-on introduction course will teach you about the basics of aperture, shutter speed, ISO & more!

Attention: This class has been moved online in response to the growing impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Please register as you normally would, and Houston Center for Photography staff will update you with information and a link to take this course at it’s scheduled time. 

To participate in an online course, students will need access to a desktop, laptop, or tablet with an internet connection. If you have any questions about navigating our new system, please email education@hcponline.org for more information.

Registration & Fees: $75
Members Enjoy 20% Off Tuition

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Suggested classes to continue education:
  • Photography I
Suggested reading:

A Short Course in Digital Photography, by Barbara London and Jim Stone



Class meets Wednesday, November 18th
1 - 4 pm (CST)



What to Bring to Class

Access to a computer with an internet connection
Digital Camera
Camera Manual


Laura Burlton