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Mar 29, 2020
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Photography 20
​​​Pre-Requisite​ ​Ti​meline​​
​​None​Semester 1 & 2​

InstructorKevin Kitchen

Course Description

Photography 20 is a beginner/intermediate courses in digital photography. Students will work with the basics of photography as they use digital single lens reflex cameras to capture high quality images. A DSLR camera is recommended. By the end of the semester each student will have an expanded portfolio of photographs from several different genres of photography. 


​Software to be used includes Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Premiere, Powerpoint, Word and a variety of online editing programs


Units of Study

Module 1- Introduction to Photography (3-5hrs)
 
Module 2 - Camera Controls & Functions (5- 10hrs)
 
Module 3 - Basic Photographic Skills (15- 20hrs) 
 
Module 4 - Safety & Sustainability (2-3hrs) 

Module 5 - Composition (8-10hrs)  

Module 6 - Focal Length & Camera Lenses (4-6hrs)
 
Module 7 - Image Adjustment (8-10hrs)  

Module 8 - Legal & Ethical Issues (2-3hrs) 

Module 9 - Image Manipulation (10-15hrs)
 
Module 10 - Understanding Light (7-8hrs) 
 
Module 11 -  Critiquing Images (3-5hrs​​) ​