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Digital Photography I

Course # 17180

Course Term: Yearlong

Grade Levels: 11-12

Graduation Credit: Visual & Performing Arts

CSU/UC: Visual & Performing Arts(f)


The beginning digital photography course covers the concepts of traditional photography and how it translates to digital technologies. A photo editing program is used to create artful digital images. Students learn how to use computer hardware and software as tools in creating digital photographic art. The course includes the history of photography, the use of digital images in personal and commercial applications such as advertising and commercials. Students create and critique a portfolio. A materials donation may be requested.