This 15 hour course is a prerequisite for all of our other Photography classes. Find the artist within you and transform your snapshots into photographs. Learn how to choose and use camera lens, film, and exposure meters. This course is designed for beginners. No camera required. After a review of the fundamentals it's on to the use of filters to saturate color, reduce glare, correct lighting, and take close-ups. This class also includes special tips for photographing with existing light. Finish with the techniques of direct, bounce, fill, and painting with flash to gain that professional edge and brighten your photographs. Topics include composition and how to use the technical aspects of photography to achieve the artistic results you want. Then go into a complete discussion of digital photography including what cameras are available at present on the market which will suit you best. This course is designed for those with minimal photographic experience. Recommended text: Photography in Focus.
Continuing Education Level
Continuing Ed - Open Classes