What we're about

The cost of most classes is $125.00 dollars, however we have three discount options to fit almost any budget:

The School & Studio Class Schedule can be located by following this link:

https://schertzphoto.com/classes

Your tip of the day can be found here;

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You should bookmark this new link so you can check the schools schedule when your looking to take classes.

Whether you want to pursue your passion or start a new career, we have the photography course for you. You can sign up for any of our class by calling the studio at 1(210) 439-0570, leave your name and number and we will call you back to schedule your class, any of our classes could be yours for as little as $35.00 dollars.

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Which saves you 40% and brings your cost to $75.00 and can be found by clicking this link: https://www.groupon.com/deals/schertz-photography

2) Military Discount

If you are active military or the spouse of an active duty member or veteran you would qualify for our military discount of 50% which makes your cost $62.50

3) Photography Club member or School Discount Pass.

Our best and most used discount is our photo school discount pass and photo club discount, by either buying a one year photo school discount pass or joining a sponsored photography club you can enjoy a 72% discount rate which brings the cost of you're class or workshop to $35.00 dollars.

Current List of Sponsored Photo Clubs

Schertz Photography Society located at this Link (https://www.facebook.com/groups/882664461908820/?ref=bookmarks)
New Braunfels Photographic Society located at this Link (http://www.newbraunfelsphotographyclub.org/)

We offer two classes for Public Safety / Health Care Professionals that deal with victims of abuse.

Digital Photography for Public Safety:

Free - Contact the studio for details.

Forensic Photography for the Health Care Professionals:
Free - Contact the studio for details.

Schertz Photography School & Studio offers the following photography educational options:

Seminars:

Seminars are taught by experienced photographers and are a one-time session focusing on a particular topic. We will provide a notepad and pen -you will need them! Titles: "Get out of Auto Mode" -our most popular, "Lenses & Filters", many more!

Workshops:

Workshops are instructor-led a one-time session focusing on a particular topic. Bring your camera, you are going to use it! Examples: Macro Photography, portrait photography, photographing the moon, etc.

Field Trips:

Field trips are conducted at area locations where we hold photography classes. These locations make great back drops for students during their hands on sessions. Field trips last 3-4 hours per session.

Pick from any of the below locations, for your hands-on DSLR photography field trip. Where we will cover;

Camera Basics
Exposure using the L.I.S.A. concept and practice-M mode
Photo perspectives and creativity
Composition-symmetry, balance, shapes
Equipment issues and thoughts

You will come away with really great shots from any one of these below locations and have a great day of photography.

​(Driftwood TX) (San Antonio Botanical Garden) (San Antonio Missions)

(San Antonio Riverwalk) (Wimberley TX)

Here is a video from one of our Driftwood/Wimberley field trip workshops.

https://youtu.be/IrbDZPJjWnk

Your Instructor: Victor Watson

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Mr. Watson is retired from both the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the United States Army where he was active in the field of law enforcement on the local, state, military and federal levels for over 35 years. His assignments ranged from Patrol to Investigations to Senior Instructor where he used his photography skills as an investigative tool to aid in crime scene investigations and victim crimes and then pass on those skills to state and federal officers while at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC), Glynco, GA. Mr. Watson has a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Education (BSOE) and has an extensive resume that includes photography training he received from U.S. Army Criminal Investigations Division, Federal Bureau of Investigations and the Department of Homeland Security. He has attended and provided instruction of actual forensic and crime scene photography using the photography skill sets required for both film and digital single-lens reflex camera (DSLR). During his last 10 years of public service with FLETC, he served as a Senior Instructor, Program Specialist and Law Enforcement Specialist where he oversaw the basic photography program for all of DHS, led groups of Federal, State and Local law enforcement agency employees engaged in performing digital photography duties related to crime scene photography, and spear-headed the development of the Law Enforcement Digital Photography Training Program later renamed Digital Photography for Law Enforcement Level 1. In retirement Mr. Watson continues to actively teach photography to both private and public safety sector.

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New Braunfels Photographic Society Monthly Club Meeting

Needs a location

Meetings are held at the New Braunfels Public Library on the 2nd Monday of each month. The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. The purpose of the New Braunfels Photographic Society is to promote photography via member photography events and walks, membership meetings, and friendly competition with challenging monthly photography assignments. We share mutual interests and participate with other photographic organizations in events and educational programs. On occasion, we host a guest speaker to share their knowledge with the club. We want to extend a warm welcome to others in the community with a similar passion for photography. Come join us for a meeting and meet some very friendly and knowledgeable photographers. New Braunfels Public Library 700 E. Common Street New Braunfels, TX 78130 For information about how to join the society, please visit http://newbraunfelsphotographyclub.org/ .

Wine & Cameras let's see what happens!

Online event

**** Zoom Event **** Let us meet and have a glass of wine or whatever your cup of tea might be and catch up and have a little camera talk as well.

New Braunfels Photographic Society Monthly Club Meeting

Needs a location

Meetings are held at the New Braunfels Public Library on the 2nd Monday of each month. The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. The purpose of the New Braunfels Photographic Society is to promote photography via member photography events and walks, membership meetings, and friendly competition with challenging monthly photography assignments. We share mutual interests and participate with other photographic organizations in events and educational programs. On occasion, we host a guest speaker to share their knowledge with the club. We want to extend a warm welcome to others in the community with a similar passion for photography. Come join us for a meeting and meet some very friendly and knowledgeable photographers. New Braunfels Public Library 700 E. Common Street New Braunfels, TX 78130 For information about how to join the society, please visit http://newbraunfelsphotographyclub.org/ .

Wine & Cameras let's see what happens!

Online event

**** Zoom Event **** Let us meet and have a glass of wine or whatever your cup of tea might be and catch up and have a little camera talk as well.

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Wine & Cameras let's see what happens!

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