Project: Identity Photography

FREE digital photography program for teens
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  • Sundays & Tuesdays, March 1 thru May 15

  • Sundays, 11:00 AM -4:00 PM¬†

    Tuesdays, 6:00-8:00 PM

  • The Conservatory
  • Free | Application Required
  • Registration is first come, first serve and each participant will be provided a camera and access to a Mac computer with Adobe Creative Suite for the duration of the program.
  • Please note for participants' safety, we will be following CDC recommended guidelines and participants will be required to wear masks while indoors.

Project: Identity Photography is a free ten-week digital photography intensive for 14-18 year old teens.


+ Study the basics of photography, composition, camera use

+ Learn editing tools in Adobe Photoshop.

+ Hear lectures from professional Teaching Artists and guest photographers

+ Participate in on and off-site shoots and excursions

+ Create a portfolio of your work

+ Invite friends and family to an exhibition of your work at Bethel Woods

Sound like something you want to be a part of? Complete the application below!

What grade are you in?
This is a ten-week program series with classes taking place twice a week at Bethel Woods: Tuesdays (6-8pm) and Sundays (12-4pm). Will you be able to consistently attend?
You can type directly into the form, or copy and paste your response from a word doc into this form. Please respond in at least 100 words.

person holding a digital camera

Learn the basics of using a digital camera

person sitting on the floor with multiple photographs

Study the composition of a photograph

man at a computer learning Photoshop

Learn photo processing and editing with Adobe Photoshop

Funding for Project Identity Photography has been provided in part by the Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation and by Bethel Woods Center for the Arts members and donors. View a copy of our annual report or visit our website at for more about our supporters.