Digital Photography Certificate

Photography students examine the settings on a camera

Program Code: 902031

The Digital Photography Certificate will develop learner's skills in digital still photography, studio photography, image editing, image rating, organizing and archiving, system setup, and file handling skills on a Macintosh computer graphic workstation. All credits from this certificate may be applied toward the Digital Photography technical diploma.


Certificate Completers will be able to

• Capture digital images.
• Communicate effectively with images.
• Setup and operate professional digital cameras.
• Organize files and data.
• Edit images.
• Rate, organize, and archive images.

Completers will be able to apply credits toward the following programs:

• 312031, Photography Technical Diploma


Requirements for Certificate Entry:

• High school diploma or equivalent.
• Strong computer skills.

Catalog No. Description
10-203-104 PHOTOGRAPHY-DIGITAL ...capturing digital images, exposure, shutter speed, aperture, composition, camera operations, lenses, lighting, camera accessories, types of photography, photo challenges, and importing images. Access to a digital camera required.
10-111-101 PHOTOSHOP FUNDAMENTALS ...perform raster Image Editing. Course content covers functions of Adobe Photoshop. Create image selections, extractions and composite files using Adobe software, and apply common photo adjustments using fundamental design solutions, creating composite images.
10-203-180 PHOTOGRAPHY-DIGITAL WORKFLOW ...(Adobe Lightroom) photo editing, image retouching, proofing, publishing, archiving. Techniques for sorting, ranking, organizing images, display images for client review, apply metadata, color manage your workflow.
10-203-126 PHOTOGRAPHY-DSLR VIDEO resolution and frame rates, DSLR video camera functions, achieving correct exposure and white balance, achieving good audio, composition and story development, video editing, creating a movie, movie delivery formats.
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