Below is a basic outline of our class. Each day, new concepts will be discussed and demonstrated. About every two weeks there will be a creative project which will challenge you to apply the concepts.
Introduction to the class, the textbook, and recommended equipment. Also, basic introduction to digital cameras and accessories.
Discuss basic shooting techniques that help us understand how the digital camera works. Discussion about lens focal length and zoom vs. inter-changeable lenses.
Learn about how the camera judges light and thereby suggests proper exposure. Learn when this can fail and how to compensate for it.Wednesday Oct 3rd
We will be using both the Photoshop Elements Organizer and the Photoshop Elements Editor in this class. These are great tools that help you organize, view, export, and enhance your images.Monday Oct 8th
Wednesday Oct 10th
Monday Oct 15th
Wednesday Oct 17th
Review overlay layers techniques, and other landscape editing tools. Critique project 3, discuss project 4.
Wednesday Oct 24th
Monday Oct 29th
Wednesday Oct 31st
Wednesday Nov 7th
Wednesday Nov 14th
Monday Nov 19th