DIGITAL MEDIA & PHOTOGRAPHY

 

 ADULT

Inside Your Canon and Nikon DSLR

Learn the features of your Digital Single Lens Reflex Camera. We will cover all of the functions of the camera’s buttons, dials, and menus and how these features will help improve your photography. Bring your camera, manual, and questions. Register for the Canon EOS class in the morning or the Nikon class in the afternoon.

INSTRUCTOR:  Tom Crews
LOCATION  Annex C, Shadelands Art Center

$48:  1 class

Class 29782       Sat             10:00am-1:00pm                 11/7           Canon

Class 29783       Sat             1:30pm-4:30pm                   11/7           Nikon

 

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NEW | Basics and Beyond (Beg)

Learn a clear and understandable approach to composing great photographs and how to gain more control over the design of pictures by subject placement, framing, and selecting a point of view. Camera functions, transferring files, and image file management will be explained. We will investigate the creative aspects of digital photography and discuss the importance of obtaining correct exposure. Photographic assignments and a field trip will allow practice using tools and techniques learned in class.

INSTRUCTOR:  Tom Crews
LOCATION  Youth Art 2, Shadelands Art Center

$155:  7 classes

Class 29819       Thu            6:30pm-9:00pm                   10/15-11/19

Field Trip            Sat             11:00am-1:00pm                 11/14

 

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The Joy of Digital Photography (Beg)

Learn to see photographically. Individual student growth is encouraged by working both indoors and outdoors taking scenics, portraits, still lifes, and landscapes/cityscapes, working with lighting, composition, content. Plus, you learn about shutter speed, f-stops, light meters, ISO, dynamic range, icon, settings, raw or jpeg, color balance, and more!

INSTRUCTOR:  Conrad Johnson
LOCATION  Annex C, Shadelands Art Center

$146:  8 classes

Class 29778       Mon           7:00pm-9:00pm                   9/21-11/9

Class 29779       Tue            9:00am-11:00am                 9/22-11/10

 

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The Joy of Digital Photography (Int)

This is a continuation of Joy of Digital or any beginning photography class. Apply your basic knowledge and experience to a fresh set of assignments and lessons. Make point of view and depth of field work for you. Explore the influence of light and the drama of shadow. Flash, strobe lighting, metering available light, and shooting during the “magic” hour are demonstrated and discussed. Students are encouraged to develop a personal vision and set a goal for the end of class.

INSTRUCTOR:  Conrad Johnson
$146:  8 classes

LOCATION  Youth Art 1, Shadelands Art Center
Class 29817       Tue            1:00pm-3:00pm                   9/22-11/10

LOCATION  Youth Art 2, Shadelands Art Center

Class 29818       Tue            7:00pm-10:00pm                 9/22-11/10

 

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Introduction to Photoshop Elements

This class will concentrate on those features needed to edit your digital images, including navigating around the program, viewing and saving your files, resizing and cropping, understanding layers, image adjustments, using levels, hue/saturation, color balance, using the select and image editing tools and more. Assignments allow students to practice the tools and techniques learned in class. Students should bring a laptop computer with Photoshop Elements installed.

INSTRUCTOR:  Tom Crews
LOCATION  Youth Art 2, Shadelands Art Center

$134:  6 classes

Class 29777       Wed           6:30pm-9:00pm                   9/16-10/21

 

 ADULT

NEW | Graphic Art with Creative Suite

Interested in expanding your creative expression or design savvy in digital form? This class is an introductory look at Adobe Creative Suite’s Photoshop and Illustrator programs. We’ll start with the basics: tools, palettes, and menus. And then we’ll expand, practice and play in programs while creating beautiful digital art works fit to hang in your home gallery. This course is a fun, in-depth look at the creative side of Photoshop and Illustrator, with flexibility for your personal expression built in.

INSTRUCTOR:  Alexis Burdick
LOCATION  Annex A, Shadelands Art Center

$165:  9 classes

Class 29749       Wed           7:00pm-9:30pm                   9/16-11/18

No class 11/11

 

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Creative Portraiture

Portraiture is one of the most popular disciplines in photography, but what makes for a truly memorable image? This class will teach students the means to creatively apply techniques such as lighting, composition and conceptual thinking to a variety of unique portrait projects. Students must have a DSLR camera, tripod, memory card, Adobe PhotoShop Elements, Aperture or other basic photo editing software.

INSTRUCTOR:  Jeremy Allen Smith
LOCATION  Youth Art 2, Shadelands Art Center

$149:  6 classes

Class 29776       Mon           6:30pm-9:30pm                   9/14-10/19

 

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NEW | Introductory Lighting Workshop

Whether it is the soft contrast of natural window light or the heart stopping intensity of studio strobes, lighting will always be the most import facet of photography. In this one-day workshop students will take a hands-on approach to working with various types of lighting and light modifiers. Students should bring a DSLR camera, tripod, flashlight and memory card.

INSTRUCTOR:  Jeremy Allen Smith
LOCATION  Annex A, Shadelands Art Center

$58:  1 class

Class 29774       Sat             9:00am-3:00pm                   9/19

 

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NEW | Makers Series: Portraiture Workshop

In this one-day workshop, students will work with models to capture unique and compelling portraits. We will discuss popular strategies for the lighting, framing, and composition of various types of portrait photography. Models will be provided. Students should bring a DSLR camera and memory card.

INSTRUCTOR:  Jeremy Allen Smith
LOCATION  Annex A, Shadelands Art Center

$53:  1 class

Class 29775       Sat             9:00am-2:00pm                   10/3

 

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NEW | Flash Photography Made Easy

Get more out of your digital photos by proper use of the flash. Learn when to use your camera flash and when to use a flash attachment. We begin in the studio with demonstrations and light measurements, and then we head outside to learn where and when to add light from the camera or off camera. Basic strobe use with umbrellas and stands will be shown and discussed.

INSTRUCTOR:  Conrad Johnson
LOCATION  Youth Art 1, Shadelands Art Center

$48:  1 class

Class 29785       Sun            9:00am-12:00pm                 10/11

 

 ADULT

NEW | Macro and Close-up Photography

Put your lenses through the exercises and learn what focal length to use, which f-stop is best, and lighting small objects. We begin with some studio demonstrations and then go for a field trip to Heather Farm.

INSTRUCTOR:  Conrad Johnson
LOCATION  Annex A, Shadelands Art Center

$48:  1 class

Class 29784       Sat             9:00am-12:00pm                 9/26

 

 ADULT

CAE Photography Forum

The mission of the Photography Forum is to encourage photographers at all levels to continue to study the art of photography, practice and produce new work, and to share ideas and experiences. Meets third Tuesday of each month (June through May) to share images, critiques, technical developments, and hear guest speakers. Photographic field trips and workshops allow members to broaden their knowledge of photography. Field trip expenses are the responsibility of participants. Attendance at one meeting is free to enrolled CAE students.

INSTRUCTOR:  Tom Crews
LOCATION  Youth Art 1, Shadelands Art Center

$73:  12 classes

Class 28897       Tue            7:00pm-9:30pm                   6/16-5/17