Workshop: The iPhone and Creative Imaging

Join Sam Krisch and gallery nrc for a weekend workshop designed to inspire students to create distinctive artistic expression using the iPhone.  The workshop will cover the basics of good photography and will include creative exercises to inspire your images as well as have you digging deeper which are the most useful to finish your image in a unique and personal way.

Note: An iPhone or iPad is required for this hands-on workshop.


Tentative Schedule

Day One – Saturday September 28th

  • Introduction topics
  • iPhone camera strengths and weaknesses
  • Creativity Exercise
  • Thinking about visuals that personally interest you.
  • Quick intro to apps
  • Lunch and Photowalk
  • Review of images
  • Homework Assignment

Day Two – Sunday September 29th

  • Looking at fine art prints from iPhone
  • Instructor processing of an image or two, showing step by step creation.
  • Instructor monitored student processing with class participation
  • Display of student work for group comment and follow-up


About the Instructor

Sam Krisch is a Roanoke, Virginia fine art photographer. His landscape and portrait work has been exhibited recently in exhibitions throughout the U. S. and his prints are part of corporate, museum, and individual collections.

He also explores alternative digital photography and his iPhone work has been exhibited in juried art shows at galleries in Denver, Miami, and Modesto, CA. In 2012 he was the juror for the National Juried Photography Exhibition at the Academy of Fine Arts in Lynchburg, VA where he will also exhibit his work in June, 2013 in a solo exhibition entitled “Roaming Plan: iPhone Wanderings” He is on the Museum School Faculty at the Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke and his landscapes from Iceland and Antarctica were part of a recent installation at the Taubman entitled “State Of The Art: Virginia Crossroads.” He has recently been named Adjunct Curator for Photography for the Taubman Museum of Art.

Krisch holds a Bachelor’s degree Cum Laude in History from Harvard University. He has also attended Hollins University in Virginia where he earned a Master’s degree in Humanities and a second Master’s in Screenwriting and Film Studies.


Workshop Details

When: Saturday September 28th and Sunday September 29th – 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. both days

Where:  Location will be in northwest Denver, and exact location will be provided prior to the start of the class.

Cost: $99 for both days



The workshop has been cancelled.  Those who registered already will be contacted and issued a refund.