Summer Academy Camps
Analog Photography and Alternative Methods
Summer Academy registration is ongoing, and spots are filling up!
Step into the captivating world of analog photography—a journey where curiosity meets creativity, and traditional methods blend seamlessly with artistic expression. Welcome to our Analog Photography Camp, where the charm of making pictures takes center stage, and the artistry of image creation unfolds. This camp is your gateway to a comprehensive understanding of analog photography. Delve into the technical nuances—mastering camera settings, achieving correct exposure, understanding lighting, and navigating the world of film. But it doesn’t stop there; our focus extends to the art of picture production and alternative photography methods, adding a touch of uniqueness to every frame. You’ll not only acquire the skills to capture a moment in time but also delve into the world of historical and contemporary photographers for inspiration. From classic techniques to alternative methods, this camp is a celebration of the rich tapestry that analog photography weaves.
June 3 – 7, 2024
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9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel
Classrooms are located around campus, and students may travel by foot, bus or university vehicle to get to classrooms or other camp activities. More details will be available in the welcome email sent out three weeks before camp begins.
Day Camp – $500
Olivia Trestrail is an interdisciplinary artist based in Athens. She is currently pursuing her BFA in Photography at the University of Georgia. Her practice primarily consists of analog photography, while also working in installation, video art, bookmaking, and other alternative photographic processes. This is Olivia’s second year with Summer Academy.
Santiago Arbelaez is a visual artist based in Athens. He is currently pursuing his BFA in Photography and Expanded Media at the University of Georgia. His artistic practice mainly lies in analog and digital photography, also working in printmaking and video art. This is Santiago’s second year with Summer Academy.