Upcoming Shutterbug Academy Events

Children’s Photography Class @ Tampa Palms Golf & Country Club

Date: July 12th  (4pm-6pm)
Ages: 5-11
Standard Price: $50.00
Member Price $40.00
Instructor: Kim Hicks

In this class students will get to express themselves through photography. They will learn the basic functions of the camera, and will also learn about famous photographers, such as, Ansel Adams, Ann Geddes, and William Wegman. They will learn about Composition, The Rule of Thirds and other important factors in taking a good photograph. The students will get to take pictures around the golf course and go home with printed photographs. Taught by Kim Hicks, owner of Shutterbug Academy and children’s instructor at The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts.

* Digital camera recommended, but not required
* Please Make your reservation by July 10th 
* 48hr cancellation policy

Contact kimhicks@shutterbugacademy.com with any questions

Children’s Educational Photo Safari

The Florida Aquarium

Take a fun and educational photo field trip with Kim Hicks, the owner of Shutterbug Academy. Parents can drop child/children off at:
 The Florida Aquarium 701 Channelside Drive Tampa, FL 33602
Saturday July 19th 10am-12pm

This will be a two hour class. Part guided tour, part photo instruction. Point and shoot camera is recommended, but not required. Students will go home with a printed photo and get images from borrowed cameras.

Instructor: Kim Hicks
Ages: 5-15
Standard Price: $60.00
Member Price: $50.00
Parent Can stay for $10.00

 Please sign up with Kim Hicks by July 18th to reserve your spot!

Children’s Photography Workshops


Is your child interested in photography? Do you think your child is a developing shutterbug? FMoPA offers classes for younger and older children, focusing on portraiture and the mechanics of the camera. Morning sessions tailor to younger children and their desire for exploration; afternoon sessions will cater to those capable of more sophisticated techniques with the camera. Taught by the owner of Shutterbug Academy, Kim Hicks.
(7-10) age group: 10 am – 12 pm    (11-15) age group:  1 pm – 3 pm

Available Dates:  June 14 , July 12 , Aug 2
Instructor: Kim Hicks
Ages: 7-10/11-15
Standard Price:  $45.00
Member Price: $30.00

Please contact Kim Hicks or http://fmopa.org for more details