Continuing Education Programs and Courses


Want to delve deeper into the art of photography than just pointing and shooting? Want to know what both your camera and your vision are capable of? Then this is the class for you. In it, you will learn how to control the many settings on your camera and how to frame the scene creatively in order to match your artistic vision. Topics discussed will include: exposure settings, (aperture, shutter speed, ISO), lens selection (wide angle, normal, telephoto), creative vision (rule of thirds, leading lines, etc), and much more.

(GST included), 6 hours/3 weeks
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
October 14, 2015 - October 28, 2015
Wed - 7:00-8:59 pm
Registration deadline: October 14, 2015
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$139.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201502-476
March 9, 2016 - March 23, 2016
Wed - 7:00-8:59 pm
Registration deadline: March 9, 2016
Registration opens July 2, 2015
$139.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201503-496
Want to take better pictures with your camera? Want to know what a digital camera can do? Learn how to operate your camera by understanding its modes, menus and creative controls. You will be introduced to the basic principles of exposure, elements of design and creative composition. You can also expand your present skills with photographic assignments and image critique sessions, and have fun, too!

No class Oct 13, Nov 10, Feb 16, Apr 20 and May 18

Learn all about creative composition and photojournalism. This class is a more comprehensive study of composition and camera-subject relationships in order to create images with impact and WOW! You will produce a portfolio that can tell a story or convey a message – with emphasis on people, activities, events or peak moments of action, all with emotional impact.

You will be able to explore lighting systems and equipment used in the photography studio and on location. You will look at the principles of light and at creating images using a combination of natural and artificial light for remarkable effects. Develop your skills in setting up equipment, lights, backdrops and props for various situations.

This course currently has no offerings.