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Digital Photography Electives

This catalog contains elective courses for the Digital Photography certificate. Different electives are offered at different points in the year.

Advanced Adobe Lightroom Processing - Online

Come explore the advanced features in Adobe Lightroom to further develop your photography skillset – we will review Smart Collections for easier image organization, Smart Objects for offline editing, and presets/defaults for faster, more efficient post-processing. Discover additional tools and functions for creating a stunning online portfolio – then share your distinctive creations by effectively utilizing web galleries.


Students who complete this class will be able to:
  • Explain the advantages/disadvantages to be found in the three versions of Lightroom currently being offered by Adobe
  • Customize the Lightroom interface
  • Make the best use of presets and defaults for faster, more efficient post-processing of images
  • Utilize Smart Collections in Adobe Lightroom to organize photographs with keywords, tags, metadata, and more
  • Utilize Smart Objects to allow for offline editing of images
  • Make use of tethering in Lightroom to view images as they are shot in camera
  • Make use of additional editing tools
  • Share images online using online web galleries
  • Create online portfolio from within Lightroom
Section: ADV-LIGHT (26JAN19) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Jan 26, 2019 End Date: Feb 16, 2019 Tuition: $350.00
Campus: Online Instructor: Thomas S England Register

Let There Be Light - Working With Portable Strobes

Learn to make use of small, portable electronic strobes on location to control lighting for your digital photography. Advance beyond the built-in flash on your camera to add light from various directions and to shape the light. Compare methods of triggering strobes: Optical, radio & infrared slaves. Explore such techniques as blending strobes light with ambient, rear-curtain effects and high-speed flash.

After this class, you will be able to:
  • Learn the benefits of small portable strobes in many situations
  • Add & shape light from various directions
  • Use various techniques with the strobes

Section: LIGHTSTROBE (09APR19) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Apr 9, 2019 End Date: Apr 23, 2019 Tuition: $350.00
Campus: Executive ParkExecutive ParkOff Campus Instructor: Charles David Diener Register