Fine Art Photography

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Session: 

  • Session A: July 10 - July 22, 2017
  • Session B: July 24 - August 5, 2017

Time: 

  • 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Category: 

  • The Arts

Instructor: 

  • Stephanie Slate
Description: 

Students in this module learn how to develop conceptual, technical and aesthetic skills in photography. By learning the basics of design, composition and exposure, you learn how to see and compose an image through the camera’s eye. Using primarily Adobe Photoshop, students also learn the basic of digital imaging, editing, enhancing and printing. We also navigate the different tools that we can use to produce fine art photography including a camera phone.

Throughout this module students learn to:

  • Apply basic rules of composition and light including framing and cropping; choosing a subject for content; point of view and lighting to take quality images and to achieve a variety of effects
  • Use a digital SLR camera with manual focus and settings
  • Have a better understanding of how to use your phone’s camera to create fine art photography
  • Use image editing software such as Photoshop for basic editing techniques and printing
  • Evaluate and critique photographs professionally and effectively

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