"Your photo workshops are always such a big hit! Thanks for sharing your talents" 
David Rau, Director of Education, Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme, CT

Its that time of year again! Give the thoughtful gift of knowledge and understanding with a gift certificate for private photo lessons. So many people love photography but don't quite grasp the technology. I can help!!! Contact Craig to purchase lessons for a loved one today: info@craignorton.com 

Craig Norton has been appearing on "Mass Appeal" on WWLP-TV in Springfield, MA offering advice and inspiration for improving your photography. Check out these segments on Photo 101, Cell Phone Photography and Composition 

New Workshop Just Added: Saturday, May 27, 11:00am - All cameras are welcome but we'll focus on getting the best results out of your cell phone camera. We'll begin with a short instructional session at my home/studio in Middletown, CT then head out for multiple nearby photo-ops to practice and challenge your new-found skills. Then we wrap up with a review/critique/discussion of your results with snacks & refreshments. Location shooting will include a triple waterfall, beaver pond, trashed up old vehicles in the woods, a cemetery and reservior with high cliffs. This 3 hour learning experience for all ages is only $50. Limited to only 6 people so don't hesitate to register: info@craignorton.com. 

In The Trees

Private Photo Lessons and Corporate Staff Training: Craig offers private lessons and professional development for individuals, companies and schools at all age and skill levels. Craig teaches specialized training in all aspects of photography so the subjects covered are only what you want to learn and specific to your camera. Lessons are usually held in the pristine Mt. Higby area of Middletown where Craig resides. Click here for a glimpse at the area. Professional development gives staff the tools to improve communication using digital technology. To book a private lesson or staff training with Craig, please call (203)213-0229 or email: info@craignorton.comAll major credit cards accepted and gift certificates are available.   

School Residencies, Guest Lectures and Workshops: Craig has extensive experience teaching photography in schools, universities, museums and community art centers. He was Arts For Learning CT "Teaching Artist of The Year" in 2012 and attended the Kennedy Center's National Teaching Artist Seminar. He specializes in integrating school curriculum with an emphasis on science and language arts. To learn more about his school programs and professional development for teachers, please visit: