Photography Classes

Photography Classes

Arts and Crafts Center - 6530B York Ave., Bldg. 6530B Fort Meade 20755 Google Map

The Fort Meade Arts & Crafts Center is offering Adult Photography Classes with instructor and professional photographer; Anne Whitty, for all members of the Fort Meade community.

Class size: Minimum: three and the Maximum: ten

Materials: Bring your digital SLR camera, camera manual.

Beginning Photography (1.5 hours)
You will learn how to use the creative automatic modes on your camera. By the end of the class, you will understand what each automatic mode will do to your photograph so you can choose the right creative automatic mode for any situation.

Tuition $35 - payment in full required at the time of registration

Class Date/Time Registration Deadline
Mon, February 10, 7-8:30 p.m. Feb. 7, 2020
Mon, March 2, 7-8:30 p.m. Feb. 27, 2020
Fri, March 6, 7-8:30 p.m. Mar. 4, 2020


Intermediate Photography (4 hours)
Are you still setting your camera to “Auto”? Take control of your camera and learn how to properly use your digital SLR camera in manual modes. By the end of the class, you will understand the relationship between f-stop, shutter speed, and ISO; know when to use aperture priority and shutter priority; use f-stop to creatively control focus; set ISO for various light conditions; and basic composition techniques. Homework assignments between class sessions.

Tuition $70 - payment in full required at the time of registration
This class is four hours with homework assignments between class sessions.

Class Date/Time Registration Deadline
Wed, February 12 & 26, 7-9 p.m. Feb. 10, 2020
Sat, February 15 & 29, 10 a.m.-Noon Feb. 13, 2020
Mon, March 9 & 23, 7-9 p.m. Mar. 5, 2020


In the event the class is cancelled due to low registration, students will be notified 48 hours prior to the class time. Students will be given the option to move their registration to the next class or receive a refund.

Photography Class Schedule (PDF)