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Click to learn more about the 2021 MAPS-Flathead Reservation/Lake County Photojournalism Class with Tailyr Irvine.
Class Objectives: In this 6 week class students will…
  • Explore the art of storytelling through photography by creating journalistic photo stories and essays;
  • Learn the basics of digital photography and journalism;
  • Explore different types of photojournalistic art;
  • Examine the history of photojournalism, including important people, innovations, events, and awards;
  • Discuss the rights and responsibilities of photojournalists and their significance to the field of journalism, and examine the importance of ethics in photojournalism;
  • Compile ideas and practice building stories from the ground up;
  • Learn how to properly and effectively workshop ideas into a final product;
  • Create a photojournalism portfolio;
  • Develop an understanding of the importance of proper constructive critique in art as well as how to give and receive constructive criticism and supportive feedback;
  • Learn how to distribute, exhibit, and promote artwork for a variety of audiences;
  • Learn about educational and career pathways in photojournalism and media arts; 
  • Have your photojournalism stories and essay published in regional newspapers.


  • April 13th, 2021 – May 20th, 2021
  • 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
  • Every Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday
  • location: Ronan High School, Ronan, Montana
  • Must be enrolled at Ronan High School


  • DSLR
  • Tripods
  • Lighting kits
  • Cards
  • Card readers
  • Battery
  • Battery chargers
  • iPad Air Gen 4
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