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Austin Community College campuses remain closed until April 13. Spring classes resume online March 30. All face-to-face instruction and services are suspended until further notice.

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Fundamentals of Digital Photography

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Course Description

A fully digital course that teaches the students how to operate, and better utilize photographic equipment including DSLR cameras, lenses, hot shoe flash, studio flash, wireless transmitters, handheld light meters, filters, and tripods. Introduction to basic photographic theories will include camera setup, proper exposure for a variety of lighting situations, image composition, and custom white balance. There will be multiple assignments to reinforce basic photographic concepts. Students will use the studio to learn lighting patterns and studio strobe function. Students will be introduced to color theory using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop to organize, color correct, retouch, and prepare images for output. Students must provide an acceptable adjustable digital SLR camera. Point and shoot cameras are not acceptable. Students will be required to provide a portable hard drive for use in class. Recommendations for portable hard drives will be given during the first class session. This course is taught by an Adobe Certified Instructor.

For questions regarding this course, please contact Lori Friedman.

Course Information

Jan 25th - May 2nd
14 Weeks Total
S , S , S , S , S , S , S @ 12:30 PM - :30 PM,
56.00 Total Hours
Course Instructor
8 Students Registered
3 Seats Available

Course Registration

Course Cost Breakdown:
Base Cost of $300.00 + $1 Fees
$301 Course Cost
*May require a $1 or $3 insurance fee

This course was part of the 2020 Spring Semester and registration is closed. For additional help, please contact the program coordinator.

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Note: additional fees may be applied.


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