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Photography: Introduction (Westerly)

Course Details

Thursdays, Jan 10 - Feb 14 | 6:30-9:30pm
ages 18+ | Westerly | 2019/CW-PHO-1647-02 ( Class not open for registration )
6 sessions | 18 contact hours | tuition $365


This course for new and amateur photographers introduces ways of seeing through the lens and illuminates the underlying two-dimensional design issues and visual concepts hidden within the photographic image. Through weekly assignments and critiques, students explore ways to use photography and photographic conventions for their unique personal expression. Lessons include the technical operations like focus, shutter speed and aperture common to all cameras, and how they influence artistic choices. Whether students are interested in traditional or digital photography, this course provides a strong foundation for any subsequent photographic pursuit.

This course takes place at the Westerly Education Center.

Applies to: AN-E, GR-E, IT-E, NS-E, PG-R, PS-E

  • Name: Dawn Temple (Bio)