Basic Digital Photography
This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):
Students learn the various camera functions and how to create more interesting photographs. Basic photographic techniques are practised, including composition, lighting, exposure, portraiture and the use of flash. Students are introduced to the many advantages of digital photography and the importance of organizing their digital assets for effective storage and retrieval. Working in a digital darkroom provides students with the opportunity to learn basic image correction and enhancement so they can better present their photographic work. Students require a camera that allows manual control of aperture and shutter speed.
Digital SLR or Mirrorless Camera is required. Camera should have a range of auto exposure modes (Av, Tv or S and bulb). Camera must also have the ability to manually control aperture and shutter speed.
An 8GB or higher memory card is required.