Photography Classes & Lessons

Photography classes & photography lessons in Madison, WI: Learn from skilled instructors at Focal Flame Photography.

Unleash your Creativity with Photography Classes & Lessons in Madison, WI

“Photography is a love affair with life.” - Burk Uzzle (b. 1938)

If you’re seeking to deepen your understanding of photography, look no further. We are completely dedicated to this craft and art, we can’t wait to help you learn. Whether you are a beginner new to the subject, are trying to delve deeper into your DSLR camera, or are an experienced photographer seeking to expand your skill set, count on our instructors for practical, useful information. You can also count on Focal Flame instructors for unfailing approachability, encouragement, and good humor.

One-on-one Photography Lessons

Madison, WI-based Focal Flame Photography offers one-on-one lessons. Each photography lesson session is both responsive and simplified:

  • Responsive to your needs as an individual learner

  • Simplified because your instructor presents only useful, practical information in terms that are easy to understand.

Your lesson time is completely customized to your needs. We adapt our teaching style to fit each individual student's experience level, learning style, gear, and goals.

Schedule your lesson: Click on the button below and select "Education" in the inquiry form. Fee: $79 an hour. 

Possible Lesson Topics

Photography 100 The best camera is the one that's with you. Learn how to use your phone or simple point and shoot.  We'll cover camera operations, basic composition and auto vs. non-auto modes.

Photography 101 Do you have a new DSLR? Learn about exposure, ISO, shutter speed, aperture, composition, and camera handling techniques.

Off Camera Flash Whether you're using speed lights or studio strobes off camera flash offers a world of opportunity and creativity.  Bring in your equipment or use ours.  We have Nikon, Sony, Alien Bee, Pocket Wizard and Cactus.

Lightroom Lightroom is one of the most popular and useful pieces of software for photographers. If you're brand new we can cover every module and tool, those with more experience can learn how to speed up and make their workflow more efficient.

Grab Bag Have questions on multiple topics? Are there some photography problems that you just can't quite solve? Bring in your questions from Apple Box to Zoom.

These are just a few examples.  Tell us what you want to learn and we'll craft a class just for you.  Schedule a lesson using the button above.

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