Digital Workshop Center Trade School

Photography Bootcamp

Learn professional photography skills in a private training bootcamp

Photography BootcampIn our photography bootcamp, you will work one-on-one with a photography mentor to learn how to get the most from your camera. With your digital camera  (DSLR or mirrorless), the options are limitless.  However, creating quality photos is not always as easy as it looks. Working with instructors like Josh Hardin, photo editor for Colorado Life Magazine, you will find out how to get the results you want from your camera.

Inside Our Curriculum

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Focus on Real-World Skills

Certificate Programs are designed to teach you how to improve your skills in a real-world setting.  DWC's experiential learning style ensures you will be guided by an expert instructor in a hands-on format.

The challenges you face in class will mimic what you will need to land a job and improve productivity.

To learn more about what to expect & get started, attend an upcoming info session to speak to a student advisor or download our welcome guide.

Photography Bootcamp

Support & Mentoring

The classes within the Photography Bootcamp are offered in an accelerated workshop format.

Your instructor will provide hands-on, experiential style classroom learning for you to learn best practices of applying tech skills in the real-world.

Each class is eligible credit towards a certification program, which includes career counseling and portfolio projects.

Flexible scheduling options allow you to choose what works best for your time.

Why Digital Workshop Center?

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Essential Career Skills

In our photography bootcamp, you will start working with your instructor in a private mentoring session.  You will dive into the basics of your camera in Photography Beginners (Level 1) and then move on to the trickier settings in Photography Advanced (Level 2).

From there you will learn Adobe Lightroom software to help you with post-processing and editing. After your private photography classes, you will finish your bootcamp by completing a custom Capstone project.

While a student at DWC, we offer support in and outside of the classroom. Enjoy private, hands-on, live training with your instructor as your mentor throughout your entire program.

Financial Aid & Scholarship Options

Scholarships may be available if you are unemployed looking to upskill or re-skill, women pursuing tech careers, and veterans seeking tech skills.  Find out more here.

Flexible payment plans including 0% interest financing are available for those who qualify.  Attend an upcoming info session to speak to a student advisor and learn more about what options are available.

Career Coaching & Internships

As you approach graduation, you will work closely with our expert career coaches to refine your next steps towards a new job.  Career services provided include one-on-one resume writing, job search, and mock interview workshops. Learn more

DWC partners with Parker-Dewey to offer micro-internships to our students.  These project-based internships are a great way for students to build real-world experience.  Learn more

Program Outline

Upon successful completion of the Photography Bootcamp, students will:

  • Create amazing photos using the manual settings of your camera
  • Understand photography vocabulary and best practices
  • Capture nature, scenic or portrait photos in the field
  • Organize and edit photos using Adobe Lightroom
  • Apply photography principles from expert instructors


  • Finish a real-world photography project with one-on-one help from a mentor
  • One-on-one job search and resume writing assistance with a career coach

1-on-1 Mentoring

The Photography Bootcamp program includes one-on-one mentoring throughout your classroom training, as well as one month of support after the end of each class  and one year for a free re-take of the same class.

Programs at DWC also include a Capstone project option for additional one-on-one portfolio building opportunities.