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
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.
Learn to light and photograph artwork, original photographs and small
products to best describe their likeness. As well photograph people and
events to capture peak moments of action and expression. Use your
conceptual ideas, creative vision and refined photographic skills to produce
images that tell as story, communicate a message, allure, entice and excite.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic serves 26,000 distinct students through applied learning opportunities at campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon, and through extensive distance education opportunities. Programs serve every economic and public service sector. As a polytechnic, the organization provides the depth of learning appropriate to employer and student need, including certificate, diploma and degree programs, and apprenticeship training. Saskatchewan Polytechnic engages in applied research, drawing on faculty expertise to support innovation by employers, and providing students the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills.