Introduction to Digital PhotographyBring your digital camera, cords and batteries - We will show you how to be a better photographer. Get to know your camera and settings like never before.
This course is designed for the beginner digital photographer. We will cover the basics as well as some intermediate digital and photo techniques. The course is designed to be a mixture of lectures and discussion of participant work, as well as hands-on experience with your own digital camera as well as some photo editing techniques. The goal of this class is to provide top-quality, personalized digital training and instruction.Prerequisite:No photography experience is necessary; however, some computer experience will be helpful. A basic understanding of the Windows interface and file management will help facilitate the uploading of photos to a computer. In particular, it is helpful if participants know how to save, copy and manage files.
TopicsGetting to Know Your Camera• Presentation• Media Storage• Photo Settings• Flash Photography• Red EyePhoto Editing• Photoshop, Picasa, Artweaver
• Altering Images• Organizing Images• Image Size° Be Kind, Resize
From Camera to Computer• Uploading images• Two most common ways to transferimages• Windows Picture and Fax Viewer• Renaming Files, Organizing by Date• Backing up Images
Which Camera Mode?• Macro Photography• Landscape• Action Photography• Candid Photography• Indoor PhotographySupply List1. Digital Camera2. Manual3. Batteries4. Cords for YOUR camera5. Storage Media6. USB Flash Drive
Fall Session Spring Session Start Date October 4, 2017 TBD End Date October 25, 2017 TBD Location Bohlen Technical Center Bohlen Technical Center Days Wednesdays TBD Time 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Course Length 4 wks. / 8 hrs. 4 wks. / 8 hrs. Tuition $50 $50 Instructor Tim Davey