Photographing Artwork (F20)

Instructor: Rob Strong

This 2.5 hour remotely-taught class will cover the necessary equipment and techniques for photographing your own art for cataloguing, marketing, reproduction, or any other use. The class will touch on the use of natural light, artificial continuous light, and flash. Though the class will focus primarily on the challenges of photographing flat art, those with sculpture and other 3-D art will also benefit and are welcome. Suitable for any level of photographer with any kind of camera, from an iPhone to a DSLR or anything in between. This class will meet online via Zoom.


Though all AVA Members always receive 15% off class tuition, AVA Artist Members will get $30 off the tuition for this class, making the price $20. The price will be reflected on the check-out page; please sign-in above to activate your member discount, enter your registration information and add the class to your cart, and you will see the discount applied. Click here for more information about all of AVA's Membership levels.


Rob Strong is a Lebanon-based freelance photographer specializing in portraiture, documentary, and performance. He has a master's degree in photojournalism from the University of Texas at Austin, and has been serving clients in the Upper Valley for more than a decade. His clients include Dartmouth College, The Montshire Museum of Science, and many other Upper Valley organizations. In addition to photography, his interests include visiting museums and hiking mountains.