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Meeting point127 Howe St || BC V6Z
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Monday from 7:00 am to 8:30 am, Tuesday - Friday from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm and Saturday from 7:00 am to 11:00 am
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THE PHOTO ACADEMY Vancouver
There's a reason Vancouver constantly ranks as one of the world's best cities to live in. It has beautiful beaches, stunning mountains and lush forests all packed into a stylish metropolis. There's a lot to do in your city, but if you're on this page then there's one thing on your mind: Photography!
Our fantastic Vancouver-based photographers will teach you to improve your skills. We have many topics on offer, so browse through our photography classes and online classes and see which one is best for you. Even if you haven't picked up a camera before, there is something for everyone.
What to Photograph in your city?
efore you spend your hard-earned money on one of our top classes, you should think about what exactly you want to improve. If you are new to photography and want the basics, then the classes marked 'Beginner level' are just right for you. For those with more experience, we offer classes that focus on specific topics to take your skills to the next level.
If you are still unsure, here's a little tip from us. Take your camera on a walk and see what exactly catches your eye. If you find yourself snapping scenic shots on Kitts Beach, consider our 'Composition for All' class. It won't be long before you're framing your landscape shots perfectly.
Or, if you're drawn to the cool vibe of Railtown and Davie Village, check out our street photography and reportage classes. Our expert tutors will reveal all the tricks and techniques they have learned from their years of professional experience. You will soon be on your way to becoming the next Elliott Erwitt! This is a great class to discover more about your city. Vancouver is packed with secret hideouts and hidden locations waiting to be explored!
Prefer to photograph people? Our portrait classes are perfect if you want to take memorable shots of your friends and family. We even have an online course for the best selfie! Impress everyone with your new photography training. Can't make the classes in person? Don't worry, we also offer live online classes. Even if you don't have a DSLR, SLR or film camera, our smartphone photography classes have got you covered!
Sign Up For Our Photography Classes and Online Classes!
Do you have a camera but don’t know how to use it properly? Eager to get out and shoot your city? Join one of our photography classes! You don't need to have a creative degree or professional experience. Have a look at our classes for beginners, including the online classes. You will learn new skills and techniques, from shutter speed to depth of field. We also have classes in Toronto and Montreal. Our photographers will lead you across all technical terms, show you how to manage your camera settings and help you out with specific issues. By the end you will get the best use out of your camera :)