OVERLAND
PARK
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP

Upcoming Events

Beginner's Photography Class

Beginner's Photography Class

Saturday 20 July
S Wardcliff Drive - 5pm - 3 Hours
Emma Squire
Ready to learn more about your camera and get out of automatic exposure? Now is your chance!

Join us as we break down your camera to help you learn about shutter speed, aperture, ISO and how these settings affect your exposure.

We will then put your new knowledge to the test with the guidance of a professional photographer.
book now
$92       1 places left
Sunset Photography Meetup

Sunset Photography Meetup

Saturday 03 August
S Wardcliff Drive - 7pm - 2 Hours
Emma Squire
Learn how to use the proper settings to capture a beautiful sunset.

Beyond just being a natural phenomenon, the setting of the sun symbolizes many things to a variety or people and cultures. The setting of the sun represents the completion of a day's work, so it represents the opportunity to rest.
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$47      
Studio Lighting Meetup

Studio Lighting Meetup

Wednesday 14 August
W 135 Street - 6pm - 2 Hours
Emma Squire
Get set for an awesome time! Join us for a two-hour event where we'll explore the basics of studio photography. You'll learn how to use studio lights, stay safe in the studio, set up three-point lighting, and illuminate both people and simple still-life setups. It's going to be a hands-on and fun learning experience!
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$47      

Astrophotography Meetup

Astrophotography Meetup

Saturday 31 August
S Wardcliff Drive - 8pm - 2 Hours
Emma Squire
During this 2 hour meetup we are going to examine the art and techniques associated with Astrophotography as we capture the Milky Way. Learn the settings you need, selecting the location to photograph from and many other techniques. You will walk away with some incredible images from this evening.
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$47      
Beginner's Photography Class

Beginner's Photography Class

Saturday 14 September
West 119th Street - 4pm - 3 Hours
Emma Squire
Ready to learn more about your camera and get out of automatic exposure? Now is your chance!

Join us as we break down your camera to help you learn about shutter speed, aperture, ISO and how these settings affect your exposure.

We will then put your new knowledge to the test with the guidance of a professional photographer.
book now
$92      

Nearby Photography Groups

Black and White Photography

Black and White Photography

Saturday 22 June
Downtown Kansas City - 9:30am - 2 Hours
Kansas City Photography Group
Darrin Dressler
Discover the captivating world of Black and White Photography with our advanced workshop. Delve into the core of what makes a stunning monochrome shot as we explore the play between contrast and textures. Gain insights into how your camera interprets images and master the art of creating remarkable Black and White photographs, both in-camera and during post-production. Through practical exercises and analyzing exemplary works, this session will elevate your understanding and skills. This course is designed for those with a basic grasp of photography fundamentals and camera control, aiming to refine their technique and artistic expression. Join us for an enriching journey into the timeless allure of Black and White imagery.
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$47       2 places left
Beginner's Photography Class

Beginner's Photography Class

Saturday 06 July
Downtown Kansas City - 9:30am - 3 Hours
Kansas City Photography Group
Darrin Dressler
Ready to learn more about your camera and get out of automatic exposure? Now is your chance!

Join us as we break down your camera to help you learn about shutter speed, aperture, ISO and how these settings affect your exposure.

We will then put your new knowledge to the test with the guidance of a professional photographer.
book now
$92       5 places left
City at Night

City at Night

Saturday 13 July
Downtown KCMO - 8:30pm - 2 Hours
Kansas City Photography Group
Darrin Dressler
City at Night - KC Skyline, Street Photography

We'll explore the night time views of Union Station, the KC Skyline from the Liberty Memorial and surrounding urban scenes in the nearby crossroads.
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$47      

Other Nearby Groups

Beginner's Watercolor Class

Beginner's Watercolor Class

Saturday 29 June
Garment District - 10am - 2 Hours
Kansas City Watercolor Group
Kayin Mujahid
Are you wanting to learn more about Watercolor painting? Then join this small class hosted by a professional instructor, specifically designed to assist beginners.

You will learn fundamental watercolor techniques, color theory, how to mix paint and then turn your knowledge into a stunning piece of paper art.
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$47      
ABOUT OVERLAND
PARK
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP
Come along to our photo sessions to dust off your camera and get snap-happy with a professional photography instructor.

Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a photo walk class with other local keen photographers!

We run two hour photography sessions based on a photography theme/technique/style and they take place in various locations in Overland Park.

  • New to photography? We also run a popular 3 hour Beginners Guide to Photography Class once a month. And once in a while we will run special niche 3 hour classes, for example, Astrophotography - so do subscribe to our newsletter to know when the next on is!

  • Who can attend? Open to all skill levels, from beginners to keen amateurs. The photography instructor is there to help you with camera settings and provide any advice you need.

  • What to bring? We recommend bringing a camera that has full manual mode or semi-manual modes (Aperture or Shutter Priority). Compact cameras and smartphones also welcome!

    The meeting point and full details for the day are sent in the booking confirmation email to the email address you provide at time of booking.

    Join the Overland Park Photography Group on Facebook to share your photos after the session.

    Got a question? Try our FAQ.
  • REVIEWS
    It was a great course?a perfect amount of people and time duration.
    5/5
    Ann
    2024-05-01
    Teacher was wonderful. She covered a lot of great information and techniques. We did a lot of hands on learning which is the best kind for me.
    5/5
    Susan
    2024-04-22
    Session was very informative. Tried lot of new things and understood new concepts in portrait photography
    5/5
    Hemanth
    2024-04-22

    The instructor was amazing. I am just learning to use my camera and this class was extremely helpful.
    5/5
    Ann
    2024-04-14
    Great information
    5/5
    Benjamin
    2024-04-01
    Good learning experience. It would have been better to have not been at the same place as a wedding . There was a lot people and kids running around in the same space we were in. Would have been nicer for sunset shoot to be a little more peaceful
    5/5
    Julie
    2024-03-04

    The instructor is well versed and gave an excellent pre-presentation. As we were photographing, she walked around to each photographer, answered questions, offered suggestions/examples and also offered help as needed.
    5/5
    Bob
    2024-03-04
    L earned lots! Especially helpful to understand basic camera functions.
    5/5
    Sheila
    2024-02-19
    It was a very informative event. After viewing and discussing timeless photos depicting the subject of the class, we set up the lights and put our new knowledge into practice. Our instructor, Emma, is very knowledgeable and a pleasure to learn from.
    5/5
    Dean
    2024-01-29

    It was good, very informative on how to think about objects in relation to the light source and how the shadows will look and why
    5/5
    Jane
    2024-01-28
    I enjoyed the class. I liked being outdoors and walking around trying different things. Emma was great at answering questions and giving suggestions.
    5/5
    Janet
    2023-12-22
    It was awesome getting to know more about photography such as creative ways and composition . Also being able to network with other photographers and seeing everyones point of view on how they shoot things.
    5/5
    Julian
    2023-12-19

    PHOTOGRAPHERS
    Emma Squire
    Emma Squire is a fine art photographer based near Kansas City. Through genres such as portraiture and abstraction, she explores themes of identity, culture, and memory.

    She is excited about photography and about teaching photography to others. If you want to learn about taking pictures of people, getting the most out of your camera, or alternative practices such as film, Polaroid transfers, or tintypes, then come meet for a class.

    Emma Squire is available for private bookings

    I am available Mondays and Thursdays during the day.
    I offer portrait sessions, classes on analog practices such as film and polaroid photography and manipulation.

    PHOTOS
    Overland Park Photography Group
    2024-04-09
    Title or Location: Overland Park Arboretum
    Able to capture depth of field and leading lines with Spring season shapes and colors.
    Credit: Will M.
    Instagram: @hipstersdelight

    Oshawa Photography Group
    2024-06-20
    Title or Location: Uxbridge, Ontario
    ?This past Father?s Day I went to a family farm cidery with my oldest daughter. The drinks were good, the company was great, but the best part was the farm?s commitment to keeping wild, native plants for pollinators. This little bee found a delicious clover and I got this macro shot.?
    Credit: PGC Photography
    Instagram: @valle6500
    Baton Rouge Photography Group
    2024-06-19
    Title or Location: Plaquemine LA
    This was the backside of a passing storm system while I was at work in a chemical plant. Capture was made on my iPhone 15 Pro using the Lightning Cam 2 app.
    Credit: Christopher Fontenot

    Bell County Photography Group
    2024-06-19
    Title or Location: Nolanville
    A few years ago the field on FM 3219 used to be full of sunflowers. Not anymore. Good thing I took the photos when I did...
    Credit: Bambi Altman

    Portsmouth Photography Group
    2024-06-18
    Title or Location: Southsea
    Red arrow display for the 80 tribute to the fallen.
    Credit: ian gray
    Facebook: Ian Gray Promotional filming and photography
    Instagram: iangrayimages
    San Francisco Photography Group
    2024-06-18
    Title or Location: Arches National Park-Moab Utah
    Arches is considered a dark sanctuary meaning using light painting is not allowed. I went to do Astro Photography in June of 2021. This was taken approximately 2am when the Milky Way rose to the center of the arch. While it is a dark sanctuary, someone was hiking on the other side with a headlamp giving me just a touch of light painting to outline the arch. I held the wide angle lens open approximately 13-seconds, ISO 1600.
    Credit: Terry Enlow
    Instagram: @terryenlow

    Murrieta Photography Group
    2024-06-17
    Title or Location: Bainbridge Circle, Murrieta, CA
    Long Exposure Christmas at Bainbridge Circle - 134 sec f/11 iso400 50mm (DEC 2020)
    Credit: Charles Grandin
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/charles.grandin
    Instagram: @ctgrandin

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