with Laurie Klein
Photographing through fabric, water or a distortion lens adds interest and depth to your work. Examine the impact different fabric types as well as specialty Lensbaby lenses will have on your photos. Play with your images and discover the creative freedom distortion can bring.
In this class you will play with different mediums to create dynamic and emotional photographs. Teacher Laurie Klein will guide you through the techniques she uses to create beautiful images using fabric, water, and more.
You will learn how to evoke different feelings in your photographs with a veil of fabric, reflected surface or special Lensbaby lenses.
Hands-on work will include lots of time and play with props, lenses, landscape and friends.
Bring to class your camera and notebook.
About Laurie Klein
Laurie is recognized worldwide for her arresting infrared photography. Her work embodies a soft passionate style that very often depicts the feminine experience, relationships and natural landscapes. She was a protégé of the iconic photographer Ansel Adams. She teaches her craft and mentors students of all ages including fine art students and professional photographers throughout the world. Her work has appeared in hundreds of magazines and she is the published author of three critically acclaimed books. Laurie is also an accomplished motivational speaker and spiritual guide who conducts workshops for women in transition.
She received her M.F.A. from Ohio University and her B.F.A. from R.I.T