This course is a thorough and hands-on training in various fields of photography related to commercial and artistic photography. Each class will cover a different topic, including architectural photography, still life, and abstract photography, as well as a through guidance into the business of photography. Course will include the practicalities of the business of photography including the basics of copyright, release samples for various purposes, portfolio creation, and publishing. This course is highly recommended for anyone who will publish their work whether it's on a personal website or to a broader audience.
9 sessions: Includes an exhibit and is highly recommended.
5 sessions: This version is recommended for those who have limited time.
Requirements: A digital camera with manual settings.
Level of Knowledge Assumed: Digital Photography II or equivalent. Students must know how to operate camera in full manual mode (aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and meter) and know the basics of composition, depth of field, lighting, and have practical shooting experience.
Course Structure Suggestion: beginner courses (Photo I, Landscape I) → Intermediate courses (Studio & Lighting, Portrait, Wedding, Creative Photography) → The Art & Business of Photography.
Note: Should the assigned instructor become suddenly unavailable, we'll allocate a substitute.