Intro to Digital Photography & Photoshop

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Every image we see in media today is created using digital photography and image editing software. Whether students are considering a graphic design career or curious about how it all works this course will give them a deep dive into the fundamentals.

Students will learn how to create stunning digital photography and enhance imagery in Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop. Students will build up their digital photography techniques first, then transition to developing their software and editing skills. By the end of the course, students will have a portfolio of professionally shot and edited photographs, and an understanding of how the photography industry works.

Hardware and Software

Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop + DSLR Cameras, Slik U8000 Tripod

Ages

12-18

Camp Days

1 Week (Mon - Fri)

Staff Ratio

12:1

Daily Camp Hours

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Number of Students

24

REQUIRED Prerequisites

Each student is required to bring their own DSLR camera.

What Students Learn
  • The elements of a good composition

  • The effect of aperture, shutter speed, and ISO changes

  • How to troubleshoot and fix a “bad photo”

  • Photo manipulation techniques

  • How to organize and improve photos in post-production

What Students Create
  • Portraits, landscapes, closeup, and product shots

  • The purpose and value of an artist statement

  • A fast and efficient way to batch edit many photos at once

  • A series of images that tells a story

  • How to curate an online portfolio of their work

Price (AUD)

$1350

Came Overview + Schedule

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Tuition Includes

  • Personalized Feedback + Student Achievement Report

  • Diploma or Certificate of Completion

  • Low staff to student ratios

  • Take home select technology hardware

  • Alumni Club Benefits

Friday Showcase

At the end of each week, attendees can invite their family and friends to join us for a showcase celebration to share their final projects. Learn more about the fun and exciting activities your child experienced during the week and have an opportunity to meet your child’s instructor. Presentations vary by course topic and instructors will highlight some of the important concepts covered during the week and possible next steps to continue your child’s learning. Arrive early as showcase begins at 3:00 pm and is typically finished by 4:00 pm.