Explore:  Photography
Lights! Camera! Action!
(Grades 5-6)
Tutor: Tina Culbertson
Email: tina.culbertson@chatclasses.com
Length: 5 weeks Class Period: Wednesday, period 2 (8/24 thru 9/21)

Description: Students are welcome to join in on this hands-on workshop that will introduce them to the wonderful world of photography.

We will explore the basic aspects of taking photos through fun games and activities. Each week will have a new theme.

  • History of Photography - Pin- Hole Camera - made in class
  • Lights! Camera! Action! - Camera Settings - learning the parts of a
  • Macro Photography - Guess the image game
  • Power of Perspective - Group shooting assignment
  • Stop Motion Video

Tutor: Tina Culbertson grew up in San Diego, CA, where she met her husband while he was serving in the US Navy. After living in 4 different cities all over the US, they moved to MN in 2000, and have four children. Tina is a homeschool veteran and professional photographer. Owning her own business and serving the homeschool community since 2005. Their company is currently working with other homeschool groups in the community to provide picture day events as well as photography instruction. Tina has a great passion for teaching students to use photography as a way of self-expression in the incredible world that God has made.

Cost: $59, $69, $79 (depending on registration date)
: Grades 5-6
Prerequisite: none
Homework: one hour per week
Text: none
Supplies: Students will need to bring a digital camera (any type including a cell phone) that they will be responsible for. If a camera is not available, students will be able to share a class camera kit.