Age Group

Ages 12-14


June 10 - 14, 2024

5 class sessions. See full schedule


Monday - Friday




Art Center Studios





Capture the world around you and discover the versatility of the digital single lens reflex camera (DSLR). Learn skills in lighting and composition that translate to all photographic mediums like film cameras and cell phone photography. Learn how to upload, edit, and manipulate your images on the computer. Students can use the Art Center’s DSLR cameras for the duration of the class, but they can bring their own to use if they wish!

Campers will take home prints and a flash drive of their work to share!

Tuition $228 ($182 *members) / Material fee $15

Campers now receive a Des Moines Art Center summer camp t-shirt as part of their tuition.

*Member discount is automatically applied to the shopping cart after logging in.

24BCH501 June 10- June 14/ 9 am – 12 pm

Waitlist: If Regular Admission for this class is sold out, you may join the waitlist below. We will charge a $1.00 holding fee so that if a spot becomes available, we can quickly fulfill your registration request. If we’re not able to seat you in this class or you cancel your waitlist request, the $1.00 holding fee will be refunded back to your card.

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Full Class Schedule
Date Time
Monday, June 10, 2024 9:00 am
Tuesday, June 11, 2024 9:00 am
Wednesday, June 12, 2024 9:00 am
Thursday, June 13, 2024 9:00 am
Friday, June 14, 2024 9:00 am