Photography & New Media

Code: P1123-22

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      Open to All

      Students of any skill and knowledge level.

Lightroom Classic

Aug 15 - 19, 2022

9AM-5PM

Concept

In this comprehensive workshop, students learn the essentials of Lightroom Classic for photo management, editing and publishing. The course begins by teaching students how to efficiently transfer and organize photos from the camera into Lightroom Classic. Students then learn editing techniques to create stunning images, starting with simple adjustments and moving to more advanced selective editing. This workshop puts artists in control of file management and image editing. Lessons include how to sync catalogs with the Lightroom cloud and automatically move images from your phone to Lightroom Classic on your computer.

Media

Digital photography and workflow, digital printing, Adobe Lightroom Classic, file management

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Faculty

Theresa Jackson

Theresa Jackson is a graphic art and photography industry leader. She is a LinkedIn Learning instructor with five Lightroom courses, and she represents Adobe as a community professional and an education leader. Her creative work has twice been awarded a Photoshop Guru from Photoshop World in the Artistic Category. In addition to running her own design business, she teaches design classes for MiraCosta Community College in San Diego County, CA.

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Theresa Jackson, Maroon Bells, 2021

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Photography & New Media

Photography has always been a vital part of Anderson Ranch, one in which students explore visual storytelling through a variety of contexts and concepts. The program has uniquely evolved to focus on both traditional photography and new media— making it one of the only workshop settings of its kind. Three floors of the Fischer Photography Center house state-of-the-art equipment, including three photography studios, two Mac labs, a traditional darkroom, and a lighting studio with strobe and continuous lighting for photography and video.

All Photography workshops are rooted in the same idea—powerful art requires rigorous inquiry of techniques and ideas. We focus on technical skills, content and critical dialog. Students have access to color-managed media labs equipped with 24-inch iMacs, flatbed and film scanners, Epson printers, and cutting-edge software including Adobe Creative Cloud. When appropriate, students utilize strobe and tungsten lighting equipment, seamless backdrops, green screen, audio and video recording equipment and Epson large-format printers.

The Ranch Photography and New Media team creates an inspiring environment, allowing artists of all levels to explore lens-based media and the journey of artistic discovery in the unparalleled setting of the Colorado Rockies.

Anderson Ranch is happy to extend a 20% tuition discount* in one- and two-week adult Summer Workshops for SPE members. Please register online and then email reg@andersonranch.org with your membership information and we will make the adjustment once you are in the system. You are also welcome to call 970-924-5089 to register. *Please note that the SPE discount does not apply to The Center / Advanced Mentored Studies program, nor can it be combined with any other discount, scholarship or special offer. 

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Workshop Details

Supply List

Many of the items you'll need are available in the ArtWorks Store. Please click "View Full Supply List" to see a comprehensive list of items you'll need for this workshop.

Lodging & Meals

Housing is limited and includes shared and private lodging options. Reservations will be managed on a first-come, first-served basis. The earlier you reserve housing, the better your chance of receiving your preferred option. Please note: Workshop costs do not include accommodations. 

We have established a Business Safety Plan with added layers of precaution that prioritize the health and safety of our staff, students, faculty and guests while continuing to provide you with the Anderson Ranch experience that you know and enjoy.

The Ranch Café meal plan that is included with Room and Board fees strives to provide healthy, creative meals that will nourish your artistic creativity. The meal plan includes 5 days of continental breakfasts that will include a hot offering, 5 lunches with a selection of offerings, and 5 dinners.

 

Scholarships, College Credit & Discounts

Making Art Accessible

Applications for scholarship support are encouraged. Specific scholarships are funded by Ranch supporters, either through endowed funds or special gifts.

Many colleges and universities offer college credit for workshops taken at Anderson Ranch. Discounts are available for students and teachers.

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