Photography

Edit Photos Like a Pro— 2018-03-12thru 2018-03-19$99— Face to FaceView Details

Mon-Wed-Mon, 6-8:30 pm, Fine Arts Bldg. Rm. 120. Learn how so many professional photographers take their photos from good to GREAT! Secrets are revealed as you work through an entire workflow with professional photographer, Dan Carlson. You'll import photos, sort and rate, edit, then export images for use, in this hands-on class. The adaptable software, Adobe Lightroom, offers amazing features including extensive organization options, RAW editing, non-destructive adjustments and more. Give your images that highly sought after pop and punch. It's recommended to download the free trial version of Adobe Lightroom before class and give it a brief overview.

  • Seats available : Approximately 20 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704242
Essential Skills for Photographers— 2018-01-31thru 2018-01-31$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 5:30-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 217. Do you want to take more professional looking photographs? Practice your skills by learning the essential relationship between shutter speed, f-stop (aperture), and ISO. Learn what the numbers mean and how to set your exposure in a variety of camera modes. Study the concept of exposure and learn how to use it on a digital camera. Begin to see like a photographer by using composition and visualization. If you are not completely familiar with your camera, please take Understanding Your Digital SLR Camera first. Bring your digital camera.

  • Seats available : Approximately 20 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704504
High Dynamic Range (HDR) Photography— 2018-02-28thru 2018-02-28$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 217. Would you like to learn how to add more range of color and light to your photographs? HDR is a technique that lets you create images with a much wider range of contrast and color than you can normally capture. Discover how to shoot for HDR and learn several techniques for processing those images. Find out how to 'save scenes' with more contrast than the camera can capture in a single image and how to add other effects that will bring your photos to life! Bring your digital SLR camera.

  • Seats available : Approximately 12 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704376
Introduction to Video Editing— 2018-02-20thru 2018-02-27$55— Face to FaceView Details

2 Tues, 5:30-7:30 pm, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 217. Navigate through the many different levels of editing software with retired professional, Donald Kuehlhorn. Then using a mid-level FREE windows-based software suite, explore the tools to manipulate photos and video snippets into a complete video ready for presentation. Tools include colorizing, trimming, adding transitions, adding music and more. You'll also learn how to transform your edited material into a useful video file appropriate for personal viewing or to post on YouTube. Bring a USB drive with several photos and video snippets of your own, or use instructor-provided files.

  • Seats available : Approximately 16 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704404
People Photography: From Candids to Portraits— 2018-03-05thru 2018-03-05$49— Face to FaceView Details

Mon, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 216. Want to improve your portrait photography? Get the most out of your camera to make portraits, tell stories, and capture images to last a lifetime in this professional-level class. Learn the unique techniques for capturing beautiful candid images of your family and friends, whether it be at a party, event or a day at the beach. Find out how to choose the best backgrounds, camera settings and easy posing practices for every lighting situation to create great, natural looking portraits.

  • Seats available : Approximately 14 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704303
Phone Photography— 2018-02-08thru 2018-02-08$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, Great Lakes Campus Rm. 101. What's the best camera? The one that's with you! Learn to take better photos with the device you have with you most of the time -- your smartphone. Discover how to use light and composition for better photos. Discover a few simple tips that will turn your photos into more than simply snapshots. Find out how to download, organize and save those precious memories to share for years to come. Class will be primarily geared to iPhone users, but will adapt for those with Android phones.

  • Seats available : Approximately 15 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704480
Photography: Starting with the Image— 2018-04-05thru 2018-04-05$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 208. Take your images to the next level by taking a different approach to improving your photography. Rather than start with the camera, dials, and settings, we'll start with the image. Review some of the most common problems faced in creating the images you want, and then work backwards to figure out the steps needed to achieve each. We'll also talk about how you can make your camera capture that image you have visualized in your head.

  • Seats available : Approximately 19 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704203
Photoshop for Photographers— 2018-04-25thru 2018-04-25$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 5:30-8:30 pm, Fine Arts Rm. 120. Are you a photographer interested in exploring how you can use Photoshop software to improve your images? Photoshop can be a daunting program to master, so we'll focus (pun intended!) on the essentials every photographer should know without all of the other 'artsy' stuff. Learn about color and exposure correction, sharpening, basic cloning, and much more. Bring a few of your images on a thumb drive to this hands-on class and be prepared to make the leap into the world of Photoshop.

  • Seats available : Approximately 16 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704186
Product Photography for Online Selling— 2018-01-23thru 2018-01-23$49— Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 215. Need good photos for use with websites, such as Etsy, eBay, Crag's List, or even submissions to juried art shows? Don't have a lot to spend on lighting gear? Explore various cost effective techniques to properly capture detailed photographs in this hands-on class. We'll photograph items such as jewelry, flat artwork, and other small products. Please bring a small item to photograph and your camera. Class is not appropriate for camera phones.

  • Seats available : Approximately 14 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704536
Travel Photography--Creating a Story— 2018-02-15thru 2018-02-15$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, Great Lakes Campus Rm. 101. Creating a story with your travel photos is the ultimate souvenir. With a little planning and thought, you can go from random photos of locations you may or may not remember, to photos that tell a story and bring back memories of everything you loved and enjoyed about your trip or vacation. Pick up tips on how to take better photos with either your smartphone or camera and how to visualize what photos to take. Get ideas for sharing with family and friends, and how to download and save the memories to enjoy for years to come.

  • Seats available : Approximately 14 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704464
Understanding Your DSLR Camera— 2018-01-17thru 2018-01-17$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 5:30-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 217. Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) and the newer mirror-less cameras are far more complex than ordinary point and shoot cameras. Learn how to identify and adjust the most commonly used functions of your DSLR camera. Gain understanding of exposure basics and clarify many of your camera's settings such as exposure and focus modes, how your camera 'thinks,' adding lenses, the basic computer skills required to get the most out of your camera, and much more. Bring your DSLR camera with a fully charged battery, a memory card, your user manual, and your questions. Not suitable for point and shoot cameras.

  • Seats available : Approximately 15 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704585
Understanding Your DSLR Camera— 2018-03-08thru 2018-03-08$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 5:30-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 215. Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) and the newer mirror-less cameras are far more complex than ordinary point and shoot cameras. Learn how to identify and adjust the most commonly used functions of your DSLR camera. Gain understanding of exposure basics and clarify many of your camera's settings such as exposure and focus modes, how your camera 'thinks,' adding lenses, the basic computer skills required to get the most out of your camera, and much more. Bring your DSLR camera with a fully charged battery, a memory card, your user manual, and your questions. Not suitable for point and shoot cameras.

  • Seats available : Approximately 18 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704258
Wildlife Photography— 2018-03-07thru 2018-03-07$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 216. Learn photography techniques to help you capture images of wildlife in their natural environment from award-winning nature and wildlife photographer, Charles St. Charles. Discuss the need-to-have equipment and ways to save money on nice-to-have equipment. Discover strategies for getting close to your subjects, capturing behavior and having long term photographic projects and relationships with wildlife. Get tips on where to photograph animals locally and nationally.

  • Seats available : Approximately 17 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704283
Understanding Your DSLR Camera— 2018-01-17thru 2018-01-17$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 5:30-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 217. Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) and the newer mirror-less cameras are far more complex than ordinary point and shoot cameras. Learn how to identify and adjust the most commonly used functions of your DSLR camera. Gain understanding of exposure basics and clarify many of your camera's settings such as exposure and focus modes, how your camera 'thinks,' adding lenses, the basic computer skills required to get the most out of your camera, and much more. Bring your DSLR camera with a fully charged battery, a memory card, your user manual, and your questions. Not suitable for point and shoot cameras.

  • Seats available : Approximately 15 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704585
Product Photography for Online Selling— 2018-01-23thru 2018-01-23$49— Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 215. Need good photos for use with websites, such as Etsy, eBay, Crag's List, or even submissions to juried art shows? Don't have a lot to spend on lighting gear? Explore various cost effective techniques to properly capture detailed photographs in this hands-on class. We'll photograph items such as jewelry, flat artwork, and other small products. Please bring a small item to photograph and your camera. Class is not appropriate for camera phones.

  • Seats available : Approximately 14 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704536
Essential Skills for Photographers— 2018-01-31thru 2018-01-31$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 5:30-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 217. Do you want to take more professional looking photographs? Practice your skills by learning the essential relationship between shutter speed, f-stop (aperture), and ISO. Learn what the numbers mean and how to set your exposure in a variety of camera modes. Study the concept of exposure and learn how to use it on a digital camera. Begin to see like a photographer by using composition and visualization. If you are not completely familiar with your camera, please take Understanding Your Digital SLR Camera first. Bring your digital camera.

  • Seats available : Approximately 20 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704504
Phone Photography— 2018-02-08thru 2018-02-08$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, Great Lakes Campus Rm. 101. What's the best camera? The one that's with you! Learn to take better photos with the device you have with you most of the time -- your smartphone. Discover how to use light and composition for better photos. Discover a few simple tips that will turn your photos into more than simply snapshots. Find out how to download, organize and save those precious memories to share for years to come. Class will be primarily geared to iPhone users, but will adapt for those with Android phones.

  • Seats available : Approximately 15 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704480
Travel Photography--Creating a Story— 2018-02-15thru 2018-02-15$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, Great Lakes Campus Rm. 101. Creating a story with your travel photos is the ultimate souvenir. With a little planning and thought, you can go from random photos of locations you may or may not remember, to photos that tell a story and bring back memories of everything you loved and enjoyed about your trip or vacation. Pick up tips on how to take better photos with either your smartphone or camera and how to visualize what photos to take. Get ideas for sharing with family and friends, and how to download and save the memories to enjoy for years to come.

  • Seats available : Approximately 14 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704464
Introduction to Video Editing— 2018-02-20thru 2018-02-27$55— Face to FaceView Details

2 Tues, 5:30-7:30 pm, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 217. Navigate through the many different levels of editing software with retired professional, Donald Kuehlhorn. Then using a mid-level FREE windows-based software suite, explore the tools to manipulate photos and video snippets into a complete video ready for presentation. Tools include colorizing, trimming, adding transitions, adding music and more. You'll also learn how to transform your edited material into a useful video file appropriate for personal viewing or to post on YouTube. Bring a USB drive with several photos and video snippets of your own, or use instructor-provided files.

  • Seats available : Approximately 16 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704404
High Dynamic Range (HDR) Photography— 2018-02-28thru 2018-02-28$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 217. Would you like to learn how to add more range of color and light to your photographs? HDR is a technique that lets you create images with a much wider range of contrast and color than you can normally capture. Discover how to shoot for HDR and learn several techniques for processing those images. Find out how to 'save scenes' with more contrast than the camera can capture in a single image and how to add other effects that will bring your photos to life! Bring your digital SLR camera.

  • Seats available : Approximately 12 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704376
People Photography: From Candids to Portraits— 2018-03-05thru 2018-03-05$49— Face to FaceView Details

Mon, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 216. Want to improve your portrait photography? Get the most out of your camera to make portraits, tell stories, and capture images to last a lifetime in this professional-level class. Learn the unique techniques for capturing beautiful candid images of your family and friends, whether it be at a party, event or a day at the beach. Find out how to choose the best backgrounds, camera settings and easy posing practices for every lighting situation to create great, natural looking portraits.

  • Seats available : Approximately 14 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704303
Wildlife Photography— 2018-03-07thru 2018-03-07$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 216. Learn photography techniques to help you capture images of wildlife in their natural environment from award-winning nature and wildlife photographer, Charles St. Charles. Discuss the need-to-have equipment and ways to save money on nice-to-have equipment. Discover strategies for getting close to your subjects, capturing behavior and having long term photographic projects and relationships with wildlife. Get tips on where to photograph animals locally and nationally.

  • Seats available : Approximately 17 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704283
Understanding Your DSLR Camera— 2018-03-08thru 2018-03-08$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 5:30-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 215. Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) and the newer mirror-less cameras are far more complex than ordinary point and shoot cameras. Learn how to identify and adjust the most commonly used functions of your DSLR camera. Gain understanding of exposure basics and clarify many of your camera's settings such as exposure and focus modes, how your camera 'thinks,' adding lenses, the basic computer skills required to get the most out of your camera, and much more. Bring your DSLR camera with a fully charged battery, a memory card, your user manual, and your questions. Not suitable for point and shoot cameras.

  • Seats available : Approximately 18 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704258
Edit Photos Like a Pro— 2018-03-12thru 2018-03-19$99— Face to FaceView Details

Mon-Wed-Mon, 6-8:30 pm, Fine Arts Bldg. Rm. 120. Learn how so many professional photographers take their photos from good to GREAT! Secrets are revealed as you work through an entire workflow with professional photographer, Dan Carlson. You'll import photos, sort and rate, edit, then export images for use, in this hands-on class. The adaptable software, Adobe Lightroom, offers amazing features including extensive organization options, RAW editing, non-destructive adjustments and more. Give your images that highly sought after pop and punch. It's recommended to download the free trial version of Adobe Lightroom before class and give it a brief overview.

  • Seats available : Approximately 20 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704242
Photography: Starting with the Image— 2018-04-05thru 2018-04-05$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 208. Take your images to the next level by taking a different approach to improving your photography. Rather than start with the camera, dials, and settings, we'll start with the image. Review some of the most common problems faced in creating the images you want, and then work backwards to figure out the steps needed to achieve each. We'll also talk about how you can make your camera capture that image you have visualized in your head.

  • Seats available : Approximately 19 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704203
Photoshop for Photographers— 2018-04-25thru 2018-04-25$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 5:30-8:30 pm, Fine Arts Rm. 120. Are you a photographer interested in exploring how you can use Photoshop software to improve your images? Photoshop can be a daunting program to master, so we'll focus (pun intended!) on the essentials every photographer should know without all of the other 'artsy' stuff. Learn about color and exposure correction, sharpening, basic cloning, and much more. Bring a few of your images on a thumb drive to this hands-on class and be prepared to make the leap into the world of Photoshop.

  • Seats available : Approximately 16 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260704186
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