“Embrace light. Admire it. Love it. But above all, know light. Know if for all you are worth, and you will know the key to photography.” – George Eastman
“In nature light creates the color. In the picture, color creates the light.” – Hans Hofmann
This class is designed for photographers who are seeking to strengthen their attunement to light and color in their photographic images. Weekly assignments will focus on sharpening our awareness to the ways in which light and color add impact and meaning to photographs. Limited to 10 students with previous photographic experience. Please contact the instructor with specific questions.
10 Classes, Thursdays from 9:30 AM-12:30 PM
March 15, 22, 29
April 5, 12, 26
May 3, 10, 17, 24
Emily Belz is a photographer and educator based in Cambridge, MA. Belz has exhibited her photographs in exhibitions at the Center for Fine Art Photography; Danforth Museum; the Griffin Museum of Photography; the Photographic Resource Center; Panopticon Gallery, and the Vermont Center for Photography. She was the recipient of a 2014 artist grant from the Cambridge Arts Council, and a 2015 Critical Mass Finalist. Belz holds a BA in photography and art history from Hampshire College (1997); an MA in art and design education from the Rhode Island School of Design (2009); and an MFA from the New Hampshire Institute of Art (2017).