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SDN education

Welcome to SDN Education, an initiative of SDN offering educational opportunities for photographers interested in advancing their knowledge and skills in the field of documentary photography. 
 

Upcoming Classes
Conducted via Zoom video conferencing

Documentary Master Class
Developing and Refining a Documentary Project

Photo by Matilde SimasDesigned for photographers who are working on, or are interested in working on, a body of documentary work culminating in a portfolio or a multimedia presentation. The focus of this Master Class will be shooting and in-class critique. We will also go over developing skills for conceptualizing a project, printing, editing, sequencing, and communicating the concept of a project. The work of historical and contemporary documentary photographers will also be discussed. We define documentary fairly broad for this class and encourage both traditional and non-traditional approaches to the genre.


Six Mondays Starting June 8, 2020
6:30 – 8:30 pm Eastern Time
Instructor: Glenn Ruga
Fee: $450
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InDesign, Photo Book Design, and Typography for Photographers 

The workshop will cover the basics of working with InDesign to design a photo book, including two-dimensional design principals, typography, and understanding the tools of InDesign most essential for photobooks.

Five consecutive Tuesdays
Starts June 9, 2020
6:30 – 8:30 pm Eastern Time
Instructor: Glenn Ruga
Fee: $300
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