Give the gift of learning

Learning makes a great present!

Certificates for learning photography are a thoughtful gift for holiday giving. You can make your purchase electronically (no fighting the crowds at the stores) and deliver your gift electronically or print out the certificate to enclose with that nice camera you buy.

Certificate can be used for in-person or virtual sessions.

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Three lessons for the price of two

$80 value

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Expires January 30, 2018

Special holiday offer – Three lessons for the price of two. Total value $240 for only $160.

Click here to purchase your gift certificates.

Tame that digital camera with class!

Students taming digital cameras with tripods

Students taming their digital cameras learning depth of field.

Tame your digital camera with classes this fall! We have just added our new schedule for fall classes at

Santiago Canyon College/Community Services.

View it here.

In addition to our regular classes, Basic Digital Cameras and Introduction to Digital Photography, we have added several new learning experiences. They include photo excursions, Introduction to Studio Lighting, Introduction to Lightroom and Photoshop.

The Novice Photographer series includes:

Macro and The Tripod of Photography

Action, Water & Motion Photography

People Photography

Event Photography

Image Critique

Motion and Night Photography

Beach/Ocean/Water Photography

Wildlife Photography

Introduction to Studio Lighting

Introduction to Lightroom, Photoshop + Lab Time

Personal Projects in Photography