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Photography

Advanced Digital Photography  

If you have taken Digital Photo I and II (or instructor permission), this advanced class is for you! You must know how to use the settings on your digital camera, including white balance, aperture, shutter priority, program and manual modes, exposure and flash compensation, exposure, and bracketing. The class will focus on specific projects in various locations. Course includes models, field trip (weather permitting), and support materials. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25780     Tuition: $129    Course Fee: $45    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   6/4/2014 - 7/2/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  5 sessions
Location: Joppa Hall, Rm. 006    Instructor: J. Douglas

Digital Photography I  

Learn about all the buttons and controls on your camera, and how to take good shots in modes other than AUTO. This introductory class is for those new to digital photography, digital cameras, or photography in general. If you are using a point-and-shoot camera, you'll learn how to trick it to do cool things. Concentrate on learning the basics of taking portraits, landscapes, night portraits, MACROS, and sports/action shots. Learn basic composition. Bring your camera, a flash drive or memory card reader, the cable to attach camera to computer, and the user manual if you have these. Course fee includes support materials. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25785     Tuition: $89    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   3/6/2014 - 4/3/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  4 sessions
Location: Havre de Grace, Rm. 206    Instructor: J. Douglas
No class 3/27. 

Course: 25786     Tuition: $89    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   4/9/2014 - 4/30/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  4 sessions
Location: Joppa Hall, Rm. 009    Instructor: J. Douglas

Course: 25788     Tuition: $89    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   5/7/2014 - 5/28/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  4 sessions
Location: Havre de Grace, Rm. 112    Instructor: Staff

Course: 25787     Tuition: $89    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   6/5/2014 - 6/26/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  4 sessions
Location: Joppa Hall, Rm. 010    Instructor: J. Douglas

Course: 35610     Tuition: $89    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   7/9/2014 - 7/30/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  4 sessions
Location: Joppa Hall, Rm. 010    Instructor: J. Douglas

Digital Photography II  

Now that you have learned how to operate your digital camera with an earlier class (prerequisite: Digital Photography I), learn how to take great photos using more advanced manual exposure techniques. Learn about different lighting techniques (flash, reflective, natural), using props, taking better close-ups, and group portraits. Get the most out of your zoom function/lens and learn some advanced photo editing techniques. This class is perfect for those with a Digital SLR (dSLR) or more advanced point-and-shoot digital cameras with Aperture Priority (Av) and or Shutter Priority (Tv). Check your manual for these features. Bring a flash drive or memory card reader, the cable to attach camera to computer, lenses, tripod, filters, etc. Model shoots and possible off campus photo shoot (weather permitting). Course fee includes support materials. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25789     Tuition: $99    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   4/10/2014 - 5/1/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  4 sessions
Location: Havre de Grace, Rm. 212    Instructor: J. Douglas

Course: 35613     Tuition: $99    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   7/10/2014 - 7/31/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  4 sessions
Location: Joppa Hall, Rm. 010    Instructor: J. Douglas

Photo Editing Techniques  

Organizing and editing are key to being the best photographer ever! Learn to import photos and videos from your camera to your computer using various organizers/editors. Learn the editing workflow by using Photoshop Elements for exposure corrections, color balance, sharpening, making collages, and much more. Also, learn to digitize and restore old photos--B&W or color. Learn strategies for backing up photos and videos at home and online using cloud sites. Output strategies will also be discussed. Senlior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 35614     Tuition: $119    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   8/6/2014 - 8/27/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  4 sessions
Location: Edgewood Public Library, Rm. 136    Instructor: J. Douglas

The Business of Photography  

Thinking of turning your hobby into a part-time business? The costs are minimal, but learn to do it right with a basic business outline. Learn what areas of photography can make you money. Decide what equipment you need and how to get it for the best price. Set goals, choose locations, balance your business and hobby skills for the winning combination!
Course: 25783     Tuition: $45    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   2/20/2014 - 3/4/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  2 sessions
Location: Joppa Hall, Rm. 012    Instructor: J. Douglas

Additional Meeting Times and/or Dates for (Course: 25783)
Meeting Day(s): Tues.   3/4/2014    Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  
Location: Havre de Grace, Rm. 208    Instructor: J. Douglas


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