Basic Digital Photography for Kids – Any Camera

Basic Digital Photography for Kids – Any Camera

Wed, May 10, 17, 24, 31, Jun 7, 14, 21 @ 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Squamish Arts basic digital photography for kids

Cost: $212

Age: 8-12 years
7 sessions
at 1 hour each
Location: The 55 Activity Centre

In this class, students will work with professional photographer, Vairdy Frail and will learn the basics of photography including: history and photographers toolkit, camera settings, exposure, focusing, composition, lighting and posing. The class will end with an ‘art show’ where kids can invite their family and friends to come see their work.

*The class fee includes two 11 x 14 prints the students get to keep

Students will need to bring their own cameras. A Digital SLR or Mirrorless camera, old point-and-shoot digital camera or camera phone will work.  For Students who have access to a DSLR camera that has manual capabilities, we recommend the DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY FOR KIDS 2.0 – DSLR & MANUAL MODE COURSE.


Squamish Arts Vairdy Frail Art School

Vairdy Frail

Vairdy Frail is a Squamish based food and lifestyle photographer with over 15 years experience. She is passionate about healthy food (mostly plants!), sustainable living, regenerative farming and outdoor adventures. She aims to support clients of all shapes and sizes who are committed to making a difference in the world.


The 55 Activity Centre

1201 Village Green Way Squamish, Squamish, BC, V8B 0N6, Canada


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