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Digital Photography Certificate Program

Our program is designed to teach you the skills and knowledge to become a professional photographer or an enthused hobbyist. Start by exploring the capabilities of your digital camera and then learn the techniques to improve the quality of your photographs. Edit your images so that the finished product is exactly what you imagine by learning Adobe® Photoshop®, the industry standard photo editor. Courses can be taken individually for personal enrichment.

Benefits of this Certificate:

  • Demonstrate skills & techniques of digital photography in relation to digital capture & image editing
  • Learn to apply the features of the digital camera to create the desired image
  • Learn to use digital image-editing software and computer skills to create an aesthetic final image
  • Utilize effective workflow techniques to increase efficiency
  • Apply the proper lighting techniques to enhance digital images
Camera Requirement: Requires a camera with changeable lenses and full manual settings; DSLR, ZLR or advanced Range Finder type digital cameras are acceptable. If you are unsure of your camera, please call our office before registering.

To earn a Certificate in Digital Photography, you must successfully complete all Required courses and 3 electives.

Required Courses:

  • Introduction to Digital Photography I
  • Introduction to Digital Photography II
  • Digital Photography Light and Lighting
  • Adobe Photoshop - Beginner
  • Adobe Photoshop -Advanced for Photographers
  • Enroll in the Digital Photography Certificate Program
  • Complete and Submit Portfolio for review* (View portfolio requirements click here)
*You must complete classes, submit the application, and pay the fee before your portfolio will be reviewed. Participants have the option to complete their final portfolio independently or during the Final Photography Portfolio class.

Electives:

  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • Commercial Food Photography
  • Creating Interactive Portfolios
  • Digital Nature Photography
  • Digital Wildlife Photography
  • Digital Photography Light and Lighting Level II
  • Digital Photography Special Topics
  • Introduction to Digital Portrait and Wedding Photography
  • On Location Photography
  • The Business of Photography
  • Final Photography Portfolio
  • Digial Photography Studio

Upon completion of all requirements and electives, students must notify the Continuing Education office and submit their portfolio for review. If you have met the requirements and your portfolio is approved, within three weeks you will receive a letter along with your Digital Photography Certificate Program. If you have NOT met the portfolio requirements, you will receive a letter stating which requirements are outstanding. You may resubmit following the above instructions, along with a $25 resubmit fee.

Currently Scheduled

Course NameMeetsBeginsEndsFeeNew
Introduction to Digital Portrait and Wedding PhotographyTu : 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 6 Sessions07/08/1408/12/14129.00
Introduction to Digital Photography IM : 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM, 7 Sessions05/12/1406/30/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography ITu : 10:00 AM - 12 N, 7 Sessions05/13/1406/24/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography ITh : 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM, 7 Sessions05/15/1406/26/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography IW : 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM, 7 Sessions06/04/1407/16/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography IITu : 10:00 AM - 12 N, 7 Sessions07/08/1408/19/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography IITh : 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM, 7 Sessions07/10/1408/21/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography ISa : 10:00 AM - 12 N, 7 Sessions08/09/1409/27/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography IM : 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM, 7 Sessions08/25/1410/13/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography ITh : 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM, 7 Sessions09/04/1410/16/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography IISa : 10:00 AM - 12 N, 7 Sessions10/04/1411/15/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography IIM : 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM, 7 Sessions10/20/1412/01/14169.00
Introduction to Digital Photography IITh : 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM, 7 Sessions10/23/1412/11/14169.00
Digital Photography Light and Lighting Level IITh : 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 7 Sessions05/22/1407/03/14179.00
Digital Photography Light and LightingTh : 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 7 Sessions07/10/1408/21/14179.00
Digital Nature and Landscape PhotographyTu : 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 4 Sessions11/11/1412/02/14179.00
Digital Wildlife PhotographyTu : 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 5 Sessions10/07/1411/04/14199.00
Creating Interactive Portfolios Using MACsTu & Th : 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM, 2 Sessions06/24/1406/26/14225.00
The Business of PhotographyTh : 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM, 6 Sessions10/02/1411/06/14239.00
Digital Photography StudioTh : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 5 Sessions09/04/1410/02/14269.00
Adobe Photoshop LightroomTu : 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM, 5 Sessions05/27/1406/24/14300.00
Adobe Photoshop CS6-Advanced for PhotographersTh : 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM, 6 Sessions04/24/1405/29/14340.00
Adobe Photoshop CS6-Advanced for PhotographersSa : 12:30 PM - 3:15 PM, 5 Sessions08/09/1409/13/14340.00
Adobe Photoshop - BeginnerSa : 10:00 AM - 12:45 PM, 6 Sessions05/31/1407/12/14375.00
Adobe Premiere - Video EditingM & W : 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM, 4 Sessions06/02/1406/11/14375.00

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