June | TEEN Workshop: Close-up & Macro Smartphone Photography

TEEN Workshop: Close-up & Macro Smartphone Photography

Date  | Monday, Wednesday & Friday, June 12, 14 & 16, 2023

Time  | Afternoons, 2 – 4PM

Location |  Colorado Photographic Arts Center

1200 Lincoln Street, Denver, CO, 80203

Cost  |  $135 (includes $40 Xenovo lens kit for iPhone and Android)

Instructor  |  Denise Zubizarreta

Ages  |  11-17


In this 3-day, afternoon workshop, students will explore looking close-up to make creative images with smartphones at a macro perspective.

Course Description:

Designed for all ages and experience levels who enjoy taking smartphone photos, this workshop gives students a chance explore the world around them in vivid detail, exploring close-up and macro photography with the tool they carry with them most often- a smartphone! Students will be encouraged to think about making images intentionally by using items from home or found in a local area. Fees for this class include a Xenvo Pro Lens Kit for iPhone and Android to help make these images possible!

  • Spotting locations and subjects ideal for close up and macro image-making
  • How to use smartphone camera lens attachments
  • In-app mobile editing

Materials Needed:

  • Smartphone with a functioning camera
  • Charger
  • Snapseed App: free for iOS and Android
  • Water
  • Lunch/Snacks
  • Sunscreen/Hat
  • Comfortable walking shoes