How Photogenic!


Photography Class by David Linnig


Who Should Take This Course?

The class is intended for novice to advanced amateur photographers who want to improve the quality of their photography.  Participants should have and know how to use a 35mm single-lens reflex camera.  Having accessory lenses is an advantage but is not required.

Course Outline:

The course will consist of six class sessions to be held on selected weekday evenings, from approximately 6:30 to 8:30 PM.  Each class will include instruction, discussion, and field work with the instructor. 

Each session the students will be given a specific assignment for the week.  The following class will begin with a review and sharing of each student’s work from the preceding week’s assignment and any other work they may have done.

Class 1  Introduction to light and basic composition.
Class 2  Advanced composition.
Class 3    Light and lighting.  
Class 4  Depth-of-field.  
Class 5  “Working” a subject.  
Class 6  What’s next?  Class wrap-up and individual future plans.

Class Fee:           

$225 per student. 

Class size is limited to eight students. The next class starts January 15, 2008.

Sign-up with the instructor by calling:  (949) 533-0036.


About the instructor:

David Linnig is a former corporate manager who retired early to pursue a life-long dream of freelance fine art photography.  He shows his work at How Original!, at the Laguna Beach Art-A-Fair Festival as well as a number of other art festivals in northern and southern California. 

Recent exhibitions of his work include The Streets of San Francisco: An Urban Landscape at the San Francisco Black and White Gallery and Culture and Agriculture 2002 in Marshfield, Wisconsin.  His images have been published nationally in Astronomy, Explore the Universe, and Popular Photography, as well as in a number of local publications.  David also teaches photography classes for young people at Hidden Villa in Los Altos Hills, California.

Click here to see David's work!