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SDN Education

SDN is committed to offering educational opportunities for photographers interested in advancing their knowledge and skills in the field of documentary photography. 

Upcoming classes

InDesign, Photobook Design, and Typography for Photographers » 

The workshop will cover the basics of working with InDesign to design a photobook, including two-dimensional design principals, typography, and understanding the tools of InDesign most essential for photobooks.

July 8, 10, 15, 17 
6:00 – 9:00 pm
New England School of Photography
Instructor: Glenn Ruga
Fee: $350


Documentary 3.0 »

A laboratory for documentary photographers to learn concepts and develop skills to increase audience engagement

September 16-December 31
Instructor: Glenn Ruga
Fee: $1500



Photographing Strangers: Making portraits on the street and in the moment »

Photo by Michael JosephHow to approach strangers on the street, make meaningful engagement, and come away with photographs that tell a story

Saturday and Sunday, October 5 & 6
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Instructor: Michael Joseph
Location: Digital Silver Imaging, Belmont, MA
Fee: $350