Adult Technology

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Adult Technology

The Basics of Art Technology


Explore the possibilities of pictures and video as you learn the basics and beyond of digital art making. Participants will learn the skills they need to create exciting digital art.


DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY STEP 1: FOUNDATION

This classroom course provides digital photography beginners the opportunity to explore some of the basic concepts of digital photography through individual hands-on instruction.  Each participant is encouraged to bring their cameras to class and participate in discussions about basic camera functionality:  focus, exposure, saving digital files, archiving, file transfer, digital media formatting and more as requested.  Taking the guesswork out of using your digital camera and discovering solutions to individual problems are goals of the class.  Ages 16 and up.


DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY STEP 2: GET FOCUSED

Explore the basics and beyond of digital photography.  The best way to understand your camera is to use it.  Each week students will learn and practice different techniques to enhance their photography skills.  This class is designed to show students who are familiar with their camera's features how to take better photos.  Students will need to bring their camera and manual to class.  Student's cameras should have a manual as well as program settings to get the most out of the experience.  Ages 16 and up.    


INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL PHOTO EDITING

The perfect companion class to our Introduction to Digital Photography.  This computer classroom study will explore Adobe Photoshop Elements, one of the most user-friendly and comprehensive digital image software programs on the market for the digital photography hobbyist.  From cropping to color correction to tweaking the F-stop, you will discover how every photograph is a potential masterpiece.  Ages 16 and up.