HCP (HOUSTON CENTER FOR PHOTOGRAPHY) WORKSHOPS

Houston Center for Photography, 1441 West Alabama, Houston, TX 77006     Registration Call:  713-529-4755 or visit: http://www.hcponline.org

UPCOMMING HCP / NATURALPERL WORKSHOPS:

2018 

  • January 16, 2018  “Lenses and Focal Length” from 7-9 PM at HCP.
  • January 30, 2018 “Light meters and the Lies They Tell You” from 6-9 PM at HCP
  • February 28, 2018  “Presenting Your Work: Framing and Matting” from 6-9 PM at HC
  • March 13, March 17, March 20, 2018 “Birds and Wildlife” from 6-9 PM at HCP and from 3-7 PM at the Houston Audubon Society Bird Sanctuary, High Island Rookery, TX
  • April 2, April 7, April 10, 2017 “Texas Wildflower Photography Workshop” from 6-9 PM at HCP and from 8 AM – 12 PM at the Washington on the Brazos SP, TX
  • April 16, April 21, April 23, 2018 “Close Up – Macro Photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 8 AM – 12 PM at the Houston Audubon Society Edith Moore Sanctuary”, Houston, TX.

Registration for  2017 – 2018 classes: (HCP link

  • December 18, 2017 “Close-up and Macro Photography” from 6 – 9 PM at HCP .
  • December 11, 2017 “Filters for the Camera and for the Computer” from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • November 6, November 18 and November 20, 2017″ Landscape Photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 2 PM – 6 PM Brazos Bend State Park, and from 6-9 PM at HCP.

PAST HCP / NATURALPERL WORKSHOPS:

2017

  • October 9, October 21, October 23, 2017 “Photographing Birds and Wildlife” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 12 PM  – 4 PM North Jetty of Port Bolivar, TX and from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • September 18, 2017 “Lightmeters and the Lies They Tell You” from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • September 11, 2017 “Presenting Your work, matt cutting, framing” from 6-9 PM at HCP
  • August 14, August 19, August 28, 2017 “Close Up – Macro Photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 8 AM – 12 PM at the Houston Audubon Society Edith Moore Sanctuary”, Houston, TX.
  •  June 19, 2017 “Light meters and the Lies They Tell You” from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • June 6, 2017 7-9 PM at HCP: “Travel Photography: The World Through Your Lens”
  • May 31, 2017  “Lenses and Focal Length” from 7-9 PM at HCP.
  • May 1, May 13, May 15, 2017  “Landscape Photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 8 AM – 12 PM Jessie Jones Park, Humble TX and from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • April 27, 2017 “Light meters and the Lies They Tell You” from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • April 26, 2017  “Presenting Your Work: Framing and Matting” from 6-9 PM at HCP
  • April 4, April 8, April 18, 2017 “Texas Wildflower Photography Workshop” from 6-9 PM at HCP and from 8 AM – 12 PM at the Washington on the Brazos SP, TX.
  • March 13, March 18, March 27, 2017 “Birds and Wildlife” from 6-9 PM at HCP and from 3-7 PM at the Houston Audubon Society Bird Sanctuary, High Island Rookery, TX.
  • February 21, 2017 “20th Century Masters of Landscape and Wildlife Photography” from 7-9 PM at HCP.
  • February 7, 2017  “Lenses and Focal Length” from 7-9 PM at HCP.
  • January 17, January 21, January 30, 2017 “Close Up – Macro Photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 8 AM – 12 PM at the Houston Audubon Society Edith Moore Sanctuary”, Houston, TX.

2016

  • November 14, November 19, November 28, 2016 “Landscape Photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 8 AM – 12 PM Jessie Jones Park, Humble TX and from 6-9 PM at HCP.  
  • October 24, October 29, November 7, 2015 “Photographing Birds and Wildlife” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 9 AM – 1 PM North Jetty of Port Bolivar, TX and from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • September 20, 2016 “Presenting your work: Matting and Framing” from 6-9 PM at HCP
  • August 15, August 20, August 29 “Close-up and Macro Photography” 6-9 PM at HCP and 8 AM -12 PM at the Houston Audubon Society Edith Moore Sanctuary”, Houston, TX.
  • August 2, 2016 “Presenting your work: Matting and Framing” from 6-9 PM at HCP
  • June 14, 2016 “Art and Technique of Photography with Hasselblad film cameras” from 7-9 PM at HCP.
  • May 16, 2016 “Light meters and the lies they tell you” from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • May 9, May 14, May 23, 2016 “Landscape Photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 8 AM – 12 PM Jessie Jones Park, Humble TX and from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • May 2, 2016 6-9 PM at HCP: “Travel Photography”
  • April 20, April 23 and April 27, 2016 “Close-up and Macro Photography” at HCP and at the Houston Audubon Society Edith Moore Sanctuary”, Houston, TX.
  • April 5, April 9, and April 12, 2016 “Wildflower Workshop: Photographing Texas Blooms” at HCP and at the Washington on the Brazos SP, TX.  
  • March 14, March 19, and March 28, 2016 “Photographing Birds and Wildlife” at HCP and at the Houston Audubon Society Bird Sanctuary, High Island Rookery, TX.
  • February 9, 2016 “Lenses and Focal length” from 7-9 PM at HCP.
  • January 7, 2016 “Lightmeters and the lies they tell you” from 6-9 PM at HCP.

2015

  • December 16, 2015 “Close Up / Macro photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • December 9, 2015 “Filters for the Camera and for the Computer” from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • December 2, 2015 “Masters of Photography: Ansel Adams” from 7-9 PM at HCP
  • November 11, November 14 and November 18, 2015″ Landscape Photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 2 PM – 6 PM Brazos Bend State Park, and from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • October 14, October 17, October 21, 2015 “Photographing Birds and Wildlife” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 8 AM – 12 PM North Jetty of Port Bolivar, TX and from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • October 5, 2015 “Introduction to Large format film cameras” from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • September 28, 2015 “Presenting your work: Framing and Matting” from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • September 8, 2015 “Light meters and the lies they tell you” from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • August 19, August 22, August 26, 2015 “Landscape Photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 8 AM – 12 PM Jessie Jones Park, Humble TX and from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • June 15, June 20, June 22, 2015: “Close-up: Macro Photography” from 6-9 PM at HCP, from 8 AM – 12 PM at Houston Audubon Edith Moore Nature Sanctuary, and from 6-9 PM at HCP.
  • June 8, 2015 : “Presenting your work: Matting and Framing” from 6-9 PM at HCP
  • May 18, 2015 6-9 PM at HCP: “Travel Photography” (more info)
  • April 22, 2015 6-9 PM at HCP: “Lenses and focal length”
  • April 1, April 4, April 8, 2015 at HCP and at the Washington on the Brazos SP, TX: “Wildflower Workshop: Photographing Texas Blooms” (more info)
  • March 31, 2015 6-9 PM at HCP: “Light Meters and the Lies they tell you” (more info)
  • March 12, March 28, March 30, 2015 at HCP and at the Houston Audubon Society Bird Sanctuary, High Island Rookery, TX: “Photographing Birds and Wildlife”
  • March 10, 2015 6-9 PM at HCP: “Close-up: Macro Photography” (more info0)
  • February 4, 2015  6-9 PM at HCP: “Presenting your work: Matting and Framing” (more info)
  • January 26, 2015  6-9 PM at HCP: Building Your Photography Web site (more info)

2014

  • December 11, 2014 6-9 PM at HCP: “Light Meters and the Lies they tell you”
  • November 26, 2014 6-9 PM at HCP: “Presenting your work: Matting and Framing” (Cancelled by HCP)
  • November 19, November 22, December 2, 2014 “Landscape Photography” at HCP and at Brazos Bend State Park, TX
  • October 21, October 25, November 4, 2014 at HCP and at the North Jetty of Port Bolivar, TX: “Photographing Birds and Wildlife”
  • October 20, 2014 6-9 PM at HCP: “Macro Photography” 
  • September 16, 2014 6-9 PM at HCP: “Lenses and focal length” more info
  • August 13, 2014 6-9 PM at HCP: Presenting your work: Matting and Framing” more info
  • May 29, 2014  6-9 PM at HCP: “Travel Photography”
  • April 17, April 19, April 24, 2014   at HCP and at the North Jetty of Port Bolivar, TX:  “Photographing Birds and  Wildlife”  more inf
  • March 26, April 5, April 8, 2014   at HCP and at the Washington on the Brazos SP, TX:  “Wildflower Workshop: Photographing Texas Blooms”  more info
  • March 10, 2014  6-9 PM at HCP: “Presenting your work: Matting and Framing”  more info
  • February 5, 2014  6-9 PM at HCP: “Macro Photography”  more info

2013

  • January 13, 2014  6-9 PM at HCP: “Light Meters and the Lies they tell you”  more info
  • December 16, 2013 6-9 PM at HCP: “Macro Photography”   more info
  • November 18, November 23, December 3, 2013 “Landscape Photography” at HCP and at Brazos Bend State Park, TX   more info
  • October 16, October 19 and October 23, 2013 “Bird and Wildlife Photography”  3 part workshop at HCP and at Port Bolivar, North Jetty, TX   more info
  • August 29, 2013 6-9  PM at HCP: “Light Meters and the Lies they tell you”  more inf
  • June 17, 2013, 6-9  PM at HCP: “Presenting your work: Mat Cutting”   more info
  • May 13, 2013 6-9 PM at HCP: “Macro Photography”  more inf
  • May 7, May 11, May 20, 2013 “Landscape Photography” at HCP and at Brazos Bend State Park, TX   more info
  • April 2, April 6, April 10, 2013 “Wildflower Workshop: Photographing Texas Blooms” at HCP and at Washington on the Brazos State Park, TX  more info
  • March 12, 2013, 6-9  PM at HCP: “Mat Cutting”   more info
  • February 11, 2013 6-9 PM at HCP: “Macro Photography”  more info
  • January 29, 2013 6-9  PM at HCP: “Light Meters and the Lies they tell you”   more info

2012

  • December 18, 2012 2-6 PM “Landscape photography” at Brazos Bend State Park, Private class of HCP. 
  • November 7, November 10, November 15, 2012 “Landscape Photography” at HCP and at Brazos Bend State Park, TX  more 
  • August 21, 2012 6-9 PM at HCP: “Macro Photography”  more info
  • May 2, 2012  7-9 PM at HCP: “Travel Photography”
  • April 12, April 14, April 19, 2012 “Wildflower Workshop: Photographing Texas Blooms” at HCP and at Washington on the Brazos State Park, TX
  • March 22, 2012 6-9 PM at HCP: “Lenses and focal length”
  • February 29, March 8, March 12, 2012 6-9 PM at HCP: “Light meters and the lies they tell you” 3 part workshop with field trip to HAS Edith Moore Nature Center
  • January 4, 2012 6-9 PM at HCP: “Cheap macro / close-up” photography

2011

  • November 14, November 19, November 30, 2011 “Fall color Landscape Photography” at Brazos Bend State Park, TX and HCP, 3 part workshop
  • November 10, 2011 6-9 PM at HCP: “Mat cutting”
  • October 12, October 15, October 19, 2011 at HCP and at the North Jetty of Port Bolivar, TX:  “Photographing Birds and  Wildlife”
  • October 3, 2011 7-9 PM at HCP: “Digital filters”
  • September 26, 2011 7-9 PM at HCP: “Optical filters”
  • August 8, 2011 6-9 PM at HCP: “Light meters and the lies they tell you”
  • May 16, 2011 7-9 PM at HCP: “Lenses and focal length”
  • April 21, April 23, May 3, 2011 “Landscape Photography” at HCP and at Cypress boardwalk at Jesse Jones Park, TX
  • April 14, April 16, April 28, 2011 “Wildflower Workshop: Photographing Texas Blooms” at HCP and at Washington on the Brazos State Park, TX
  • March 31, 2011 7-9 PM at HCP: “Travel photography”
  • February14, 2011 6-9 PM at HCP: “Preparing for Art Festivals and Print Sales”
  • January 12, 2011 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light meters and the lies they tell you”

2010

  • December 16, 2010  7-9 PM at HCP: “Travel Photography”
  • November 18, November 20, November 30, 2010 “Landscape Photography” at HCP and at Brazos Bend State Park, TX
  • November 3, 2010  6-9 PM at HCP: “Preparing for Art Festivals and Print Sales”
  • October 11, 2010  7-9 PM at HCP: “Digital photography for film photographers”
  • September 20, 2010  6-9 PM at HCP: “Macro photography”
  • September 13, 2010  7-9 PM at HCP: “Light meters and the lies they tell you”
  • August 19, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “Lenses and focal length”
  • July 13, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light meters and the lies they tell you”
  • June 3, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “Travel Photography”
  • June 2, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “Transitioning from film to digital”
  • May 5, May 12, May 19, May 26, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “beginning Photography: Camera”
  • May 10, 2010 6-9 PM at HCP: “Mat cutting”
  • April 14, April 17, April 28, 2010 “Wildflower Workshop: Photographing Texas Blooms” at HCP and at Washington on the Brazos State Park, TX
  • March 15, March 22, March 29, April 5, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “beginning Photography: Camera”
  • February 1, February 8, February 15, February 22, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “Advanced Photo: Bodies of Work – Nature”
  • January 27, February 3, February 10, February 17, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “Beginning Photography: Camera”
  • January 26, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “Seeing color – Color Management”
  • January 25, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light metering”
  • January 14, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “Composition Tips”
  • January 6, 2010 7-9 PM at HCP: “Digital SLR basics”

2009

  • December 3, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Mat cutting”
  • November 18, November 21, December 2, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Color of Fall – landscape photography”
  • October 26, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light metering”
  • October 19, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Seeing color – Color Management”
  • September 22, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Lenses”
  • September 15, 2009 6-9 PM at HCP: “Mat cutting”
  • August 31, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Camera Basics: Filter effect programs”
  • August 24, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Camera Basics: Glass filters”
  • August 17, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Seeing color, introduction to color management”
  • July 6, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Lenses”
  • June 25, June 27, June 30, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light metering”
  • June 4, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Camera Basics: Filter effect programs”
  • May 27, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Camera Basics: Glass filters”
  • April 16, April 18, April 23, 2009 “Wildflower Workshop: Photographing Texas Blooms” at HCP and at Washington on the Brazos State Park, TX
  • March 26, March 28, April 2, 2009 “Nesting birds” 3 Parts workshop at HCP and High Island rookery
  • March 24, March 31, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Composition Part 1 and 2”
  • March 9, 2009 6-9 PM at HCP: “Color management”
  • February 26, February 28, March 4, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Macro” 3 Parts workshop
  • February 16, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Mat cutting”
  • January 29, January 31, February 2, 2009 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light Metering” 3 Parts workshop

2008

  • December 18, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Mat cutting”
  • December 16 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Lenses and Focal length”
  • November 20, November 22, November 25,  2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Landscape Photography” 3 Part workshop
  • October 23, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Flash Photography, single and multiple flashes”
  • September 25, September 27, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light metering” 2 Part workshop
  • September 18, September  2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Close-up, / Macro” 2 Part workshop with Field trip to Houston Arboretum
  • September 4, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Camera basics, film and digital” 
  • August 21, August 23, August  2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Landscape Photography” 3 Part workshop with field trip
  • August 14, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Preparing for Art Festivals, Print Sales”
  • July 17, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Closer and closer: Introduction to macro photography”
  • July 10, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Optical filters and digital filter plugins”
  • June 26, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Seeing color, introduction to color management”
  • June 12, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Camera basics, focal length and lenses”
  • May 15, May 17, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light metering” 2 Parts workshop with field trip 
  • April 21, April 28, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Composition basics” two parts workshop
  • April 10, April 12, April 15, 2008 “Wildflower Workshop: Photographing Texas Blooms” at HCP and at Washington on the Brazos State Park, TX
  • March 13, March 15, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light metering” two parts workshop
  • February 19, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Seeing color, introduction to color management”
  • February 18, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Color management, printing, fine art printing color and black and white”
  • January 23, 2008 7-9 PM at HCP: “Mat cutting”
  • January 12, January 16, January 23, 2008 “Bird and Wildlife Photography”  3 part workshop at HCP and at Port Bolivar, North Jetty, TX

2007

  • December 5, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light metering” seminar
  • September 27, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Buying a digital camera”
  • September 6, September 8, September 12, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Close-up, / Macro” 3 Part workshop with Field trip to Houston Arboretum
  • August 23, August 25, August, 30, 2007 “Landscape Photography” 3 part workshop at HCP and at Anahuac NWR, TX
  • August 1, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Seeing color, introduction to color management”
  • July 17, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light metering”
  • July 11, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Everything about film and digital cameras”
  • June 14, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Focal length and lenses”
  • May 3, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Seeing color, color management”
  • April 14, April 18, 2007 “Wildflower Workshop: Photographing Texas Blooms” at HCP and at Washington on the Brazos State Park, TX
  • March 20, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Mat cutting”
  • March 15, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Light metering”
  • February 1, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Travel Photography”
  • January 14, 2007 7-9 PM at HCP: “Filters for the camera and in the computer”

2006