Digital Arts

Hands-On Introduction to DSLR Photography


Ages: 16+
This course is designed to help you understand and get more out of your Digital SLR or “super-zoom” camera. Full of tips, tricks and live demonstrations, this class will help you understand Aperture, ISO, Shutter-Speed, RAW versus JPEG, using simple terminology. Discover easy methods for image editing, and take better pictures by learning composition techniques and developing your artistic eye. Students should bring their camera and camera manual to class.
Instructor: Steven Martin
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $60 R/$66 NR
8542 Th, Feb. 2 – Mar. 2, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Hands On: Composition in Photography


Ages: 16+
This class builds on the basics from ‘Hands-On: Introduction to DSLR Photography’ and helps students dive deeper into compositional techniques. Learn new ways of seeing the subject and unleash your artistic potential to break out of the ‘boring picture’ mold! With in- class demonstrations and practice sessions, you’ll soon learn to take photos that are truly compelling and go well beyond the basic ‘snapshot'.  Hands-On Introduction to DSLR Photography recommended, but not required to attend this class.
Instructor: Steven Martin
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $50 R/$55 NR
8748 Th, Apr. 13 – May 4, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.