Acclaimed Photography – Family, Senior & Headshot Photos in Seattle, WA

Seattle Area Photography, Acclaimed Photography, Bothell, Wa

Photography classes in Bothell, Wa – Learn how to use your camera and take pictures July 26, 2012

Camera & Photography Classse
Enrollment is Now Open!
Ever think to yourself, “What are all these buttons are on my camera”? …”What do they all do”?
Now you can learn!
Mode Dial
Acclaimed Photography is now offering introductory classes for you to learn your camera and take better photos.
Classes will be held at the Acclaimed Photography studio, located in Bothell, WA (Canyon Park)
Child Classes (Ages 7-12)
Your child will learn:
-Getting familiar with the camera, buttons and dials
-Camera care and safety
-Composing photos
-Using a tripod & flash
-Basic lighting
-White balance
-and more . . .
Beginning 2-Part Classes: (select one)
Section 1-July 24 & 31 from 10:00-11:30am (tuesdays)
Section 2-August 1 & 3 from 10:00-11:30am (Wed & Fri)
**Your child will be responsible for bringing their own point-and-shoot camera
Adult Classes (Ages13+)
For the adult class we will go into more depth about the above-listed topics and more, like:
-Set focus
-Exposure triangle
-Creative shutter speeds
-New perspectives
-and more. . .
 Beginning 2-Part Classes: (select one)
Section 1– August 2 from 7-9pm & Aug 4th from 10am-12pm
(Thursday and Saturday)
Section 2-August 22 & 24 from 7-9pm (Wed & Fri)
**You will be responsible for bringing your own camera
Sign up and pay for your class:  Photography Classes

(select the class date to register, add it to your cart, and either pay via check or credit card)

Please call with questions or to register over the phone:
Kerri Kirshner, (206) 228-2442

Photography Classess offered at Acclaimed Photography…… January 1, 2010

Acclaimed Photography is changing things up for 2010. We’ll be offering  several photography classes during the year, starting in March (dates will be released soon).  Some will be complementary and some will be offered at a small fee. Classes will require advanced registration and offered at the studio of Acclaimed Photography in Bothell.  More classes will be offered, but here are a few that we already have in the works.  All ages and skill levels welcomed. See descriptions below.

What Camera Should I buy?

  • This class will explore several makes and models of cameras available today
  • Come to this class to help you decide which camera may fit best for the type of photography you wish to pursue
  • This class may be offered more than once a year
  • Class dates will be scheduled soon

Basic Camera Operations –

  • Ok, so you know how to turn your camera on. Now what? Over this three class series of Camera 101 we will explore your camera and it’s settings. (How to crop an image, adjusting your flash, exposure, camera settings, do I need a tripod?, lighting, angles, etc.).
  • This will be a three-part series on a given date. The same students that start the class will end in the same class
  • This class may be offered more than once a year
  • Class dates will be scheduled soon

How to Take Better Photos of/at:

Explore some techniques of photographing in some challenging conditions, like:

  • Sunset
  • Birthday Parties
  • Full Sun
  • Class dates will be scheduled soon


  • This class will offer a three-week series of challenges for budding photographers and serious hobbyists. Each assignment will be unique and challenging.
  • Each week you will share with the class the image from the prior week’s challenge
  • This class may be offered more than once a year
  • Class dates will be scheduled soon

Print Critique

  • This is a great class for the budding pro that wishes to take things up a notch by having their best work critiqued
  • This class will offer a professional photographer’s point of view of your images
  • You will submit 6 images and each one will be critiqued by professional photographer/s
  • This class may be offered more than once a year
  • Class dates will be scheduled soon

Photoshop for the Beginner:

  • Explore what Photoshop has for you. Want to crop your photos, brighten them, darken them, re-size them to put on the WEB? Then this class is for you.
  • This class may be offered more than once
  • Class dates will be scheduled soon

For more information please contact Acclaimed Photography.


Special Kids Photography Workshop: March 2nd, 2009 in Seattle February 5, 2009

Hello professional photographers….Here is another chance for photographers to learn how to photograph children with special needs. The workshop will be held at the studio of Kerri Kirshner / Acclaimed Photography on March 2nd, 2009, from 9am-5pm.

At the workshop you will learn:

-Studio Preparation

-Lighting Techniques

-Posing Options

-How to Talk with Parents

-Major and Minor Disabilities Discussed

-How to Communicate with The Child

-Scheduling the Session

and much more!

Call today and enroll. You will also receive the book, “How To Photograph Children with Special Needs” by Karen Dorame, along with a workbook to use in class. The sooner you enroll the sooner you can get your materials to study and be more prepared for class!



Digital Photography Workshops – Seattle, WA Nov 1 & 2 October 21, 2008

Hello All….

I picked up a flyer at Glazers Camera in Seattle, WA. Here is the info:

What: A Digital Photography Workshop

Where: Doubletree Hotel Seattle Airport, 18740 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98199

Pricing: Sat. $69 / Sun. $99 / Both Days $139

Contact Info:, 888-243-6464

Discount / Coupon Code: At checkout use code ‘glazers20’ for a 20% discount


Saturday 1-5pm

Digital Fundamentals: Learn about tall the necessary digital photography techniques and terms. Composition: explore portrait, landscape, action, low-light and macro shooting styles, etc.


After the shot: Learn about basic digital workflow tasks and post-processing techniques. Printing and sharing online. Making calendars, postcards, and so much more….

Plus a live Q & A


Sunday, Nov 2nd, 2008

Expanding on the Fundamentals: Examine light and composition, subject, color & movement plus advanced camera functions – from exposure modes and depth of field to analyzing the histogram, using flash, etc….


Live Shooting: Take a tour through various shooting stations for different styles of photography, including live model shoot. Listen to image critiques!


Digital Workflow/Editing: Digital organizational techniques and making your pictures pop with various software with advanced editing functions.

Plus a live  Q & A


Special Kids Photography Class offered on 11-03-2008 September 4, 2008

Special Kids Photography of America, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit, was created to train photographers how to photograph children with special needs.

On November 3rd, in this day-long accreditation workshop, photographers will learn the art of photographing children with special needs. Topics include: Discussing the photo session with the parents, using the correct language, lighting techniques, preparing your studio, how to communicate with the child, posing/seating, attention getter’s, and MORE.  The fee of $199 includes the workshop, two books (one workbook), two short tests and the photo evaluation fee. After you have passed the photo evaluation your name will be listed on the SKPA website. Call today to register for this workshop, 206-228-2442.


Let’s Get Blogging – Blogging class offered by Kerri August 1, 2008

I don’t know why I didn’t post this earlier??? Must have been all my time working on my studio…. just slipped my mind.

I am offering a beginning Blogging class this Monday, August 4th, 2008, at 5:30pm. It will be held at my studio in Bothell, WA. The class will teach you the basics about how to start and maintain a blog. If you know how to type an email and attach a file to that email you are ready to BLOG!

Please call me at 425-481-6555 to sign up.

Kerri Kirshner

Bothell Photographer and Artist and now Blog Queen!


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