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Take great photographs with whatever camera you have. While emphasis is on digital single lens reflex cameras, the majority of subject matter applies to photography with any camera, including smart phones and point and shoot cameras. Topics covered include: qualities of light, composition, creative use of camera controls, flash and portraiture. 


Format: Classroom

Hours: 20 hours / 2.0 CEUs

Where: Athens, fieldwork

When: Sept. 24 - Nov. 19, 2018

Cost: $219

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Includes field trip, class project, and evaluation of project photographs with introduction to digital image editing basics. This class is open to anyone. If you do not yet own your camera, you can receive camera selection advice from the instructor at the first session. Class size limited to 18. 

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who wants to learn more about their camera and improve their picture taking skills.

The class is open to students 18 years of age and up. Minors ages 16 and 17 must be accompanied by a parent or a guardian who must be present in the classroom with the student at all times. We highly recommend that parents or guardians take advantage of the learning opportunity by signing up with their students. Please note that a request and agreement form for registration of a minor is required to complete the application. Call (706) 542-3537 for more information.

Course Information

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Course Date: 
Monday, September 24, 2018 to Monday, November 19, 2018
Course Date Info: 

Mondays, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Field Trip Date to be decided.

Course Format: 
Georgia Center for Continuing Education
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
United States
Location Info: 

Please check plasma screens located throughout the Georgia Center. 

Course Fee(s): 


Continuing Education Information: 

2.0 CEUs