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Photo 2 Digital Photography

This course is designed to offer the photography student an opportunity to explore and develop his/her skills in a new medium. Students will learn to use their cameras, examining all the different features built in to their particular camera. The computer program Photoshop will then be introduced. Students will learn how to save files, retouch photos and prepare their photos for display using this program. We will also participate in creating projects that could be used for school publicity purposes, a great way to show off your unique talents. We will also be putting together a slide show of our best work using the program PowerPoint. Limited space available.

1  Semester Open to freshman sophomores, juniors and seniors.

Equipment required: digital camera with manual controls that can adjust the shutter speed, aperture, and iso settings.

Photo 3 Digital Photography

This course is designed to offer the photography student an opportunity to explore and develop his/her skills further. Building on what students learned in Photo2, students will be exposed to specialized flash, studio/location lighting and the expressive possibilities of photography in the fields of fine art and visual communication. This course requires a DSLR camera with manual capabilities. Limited space available.

1  Semester Open to sophomores, juniors and seniors.

Equipment required: digital camera with manual controls that can adjust the shutter speed, aperture, and iso settings.

Prerequisite: Course 1117 required and permission of instructor (POI).


Portrait Recreation project.


High Speed Shutter exercises.


Slow Shutter exercises.


Portraits.


Untitled


Depth of field with title using type mask tool. 

Depth of field with title using type mask tool. 

Another depth of field using rule of thirds  

Another depth of field using rule of thirds

 

Fast shutter speed.

Fast shutter speed.

Self portrait/collage/bio pics

Self portrait/collage/bio pics