• Introduction-Intermediate
  • Digital & Photography

In this introductory course, students will learn the basics of digital photography. Technical instruction with a focus on artistic exploration of subject matter will be covered. Camera hardware and software, lighting and composition, lens effects, file transferring and storing, printing, and an introduction to the digital darkroom using Photoshop are covered. There will be field trips to photograph nature, architecture and/or street scenes. As a final project, students present a thematic series of photographs in the form of a slide show or prints.

Tuition: $275 | Digital lab fee: $20 | Total: $295

Notes: A digital camera of any type is essential for this course. This course uses CS6 Master Collection Students should have a basic knowledge of using computers, preferably Mac computers and OS 10.x
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What you will learn

  • Project based assignments
  • Class critiques of assignments
  • Review of digital camera settings and menus
  • Review of photoshop techniques to finish photos
  • Lighting demonstrations and tutorials
  • Processing a file management system
  • Composition and design

Materials to Bring

  • A digital camera of any type.