Career & Technical Education

Design and Visual Communications/ Photography


PHOTOGRAPHY  E#11052 mmc                    8972 College Prep              5 credits

CCHS Mac Lab for Design and Visual Communications

Half year

This course presents an overview of most aspects of digital photography. Coupled with Digital SLR Cameras and Adobe Photoshop CS3 students will receive an introduction to the professional standards in photography today. Students will be instructed on the proper use of equipment including various lenses, studio lighting, and backdrops. An overview to various photographic genres including portrait, landscape, editorial, journalism and fine art will be emphasized.  Meets Academic Expectations: 1, 2, 3, 4, & 5

 

PHOTOGRAPHY APPLICATIONS  E#11052 mmc  

8982 College Prep                       5 credits

Half year-Prerequisite:  Photography or permission of the Director of Career and Technical Education

This course will give the student the opportunity to apply the fundamentals of photography to applications of professional digital photography in the fields of photojournalism, portrait photography, editorial photography, digital photographic art, and landscape photography. Technical skills acquired in Photography 8972 will be applied in Photography Applications to create high quality studio imagery at a professional level. Coupled with Adobe Photoshop CS3 and Digital Cameras students will learn quality image creation with an emphasis on technical skills and personal creativity. Students will also be exposed to modern workflow techniques in the digital age of professional photography, as well as being able to market oneself in the photography industry at the local and professional levels.  Meets Academic Expectations: 1, 2, 3, 4, & 5


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