Jim Beecher's


ACE Classes

Click the links for class descriptions.

There's a calendar below.

You can look at the evaluations of my classes here.

Click Ask Jim if you have a question.

The summer term starts May 1st.

Registration Start Dates

• Patrons on April 10

For as little as $50, patrons get early registration privileges for the entire year.

Go to Patron.

• Online on April 15

• In person on April 17 at 8 A.M.

• Phone (941-361-6590) on April 17 at 12 noon

Holidays: 5/29, 7/3 - 7/8


Sarasota – Bold Face Classes Are Open


Sarasota Classes


Photography Fun

Digital Photography 1 - Basic Camera Tools

Digital Photography 2 - Advanced Camera Tools

Digital Photography 3 - Vision, Discovery & Project



Lightroom Seminar

Nik Collection

Photoshop Elements 1

Photoshop Elements 2

• Photoshop Elements Editing Seminar (Fall term)


• Flower Photography (Fall term)

HDR for Digital Photographers

• Hone Your Composition Skills (Fall term)

• How to Photograph Your Art Work (Fall term)

Lighting: Natural, Studio, Flash

Night Photography

New: People Photography: Street, Portrait, Action, Documentary

• Photography Portfolio Review (Fall term)


• Photo & Biking Excursion: Oscar Scherer State Park (Fall term)

New: Photo Excursion: Art Center Sarasota - Ringling Museum of Art

Photo Excursion: Big Cat Habitat Fundraiser Photo Shoot

New: Photo Excursion: Chagall & Selby Botanical Gardens

Photo Excursion: Myakka River State Park

Venice Classes


New: Photography Fun - Venice

Photography 1 & 2 - Venice


Photoshop Elements 1 Venice

Photoshop Elements 2 Venice