||In this course students will develop basic photographic skills and knowledge using a digital camera for a variety of assignments.
- Take pictures of individuals, families and small groups, either in studio or on location.
- Adjust aperture, shutter speed and camera focus based on a combination of factors to include lighting, field depth, subject motion and film speed.
- Demonstrate effectuve use of digital cameras along with a variety of equipment such as tripods, filters and flash attachments.
- Create artificial light using flashes and reflectors.
- Determine desired images and picture composition, selecting and adjusting subjects, equipment and lighting to acheive desired effects.
- Scan photographs into computers for editing, storage and elecronic transmission.
- Review sets of photographs to select the best work.
- Estimate or measure light levels, distances and number of exposures needed using measuring devices and formulas.
- Manipulate and enhance scanned or digital images to create desired effects using computers and specialized software.
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