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Digital Photography: The Basics

Digital Photography: The Basics

Course Number: ART X486.2

2 units

Effectively use your digital camera to produce great images. Instruction also covers a light review of photographic history and the fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop software, as well as the basic concepts of:

  • digital image capture
  • image formats
  • file manipulation
  • storage media
  • output

You will use your own digital cameras to produce images for photographic assignments. 

Available Sections

Starting May 31

174CCP003

Starting May 31
174CCP003

Course Fees

$110

Instructor

Stephen Baumbach [ bio ]

close [x] Stephen Baumbach, Owner, Stephen Baumbach Photography, Palm Springs, has more than 45 years of experience teaching, presenting workshops, and exhibiting his photographs in numerous shows nationwide. His images range in scope from rodeos, national and international architectural icons, landscape, and studio fine art photography. Mr. Baumbach is also a lecturer and presenter for the Palm Springs Art Museum.

Schedule:

Thu 5:00 pm-9:00 pm
May 31 - Jun 28, 2018

5 Meetings

Location:

UCR Palm Desert Center

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Section Notes:

Students should bring a digital camera (with adjustments for shutter and aperture). Students should also have access to the Adobe Creative Cloud software and be prepared to bring a laptop to class. NOTE: Course does not include parking. Students should buy their quarterly permits for UCR Palm Desert at the UCR Extension Center in Riverside, or online at www.extension.ucr.edu. Once purchased, the permit will be delivered to UCR Palm Desert for the first class session.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"The Art of Photography: An Approach to Personal Expression"
Bruce Barnbaum
ISBN: 978-1681982106

Mandatory
"Better Photo Basics: The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Taking Photos Like a Pro"
Jim Miotke
ISBN: 978-0817405021

Prerequisites

Applicable Certificates

No Applicable Certificates

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 174CCP003

Dates: May 31 - Jun 28, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm-9:00 pm

Instructor: Stephen Baumbach

Textbook: Mandatory
"The Art of Photography: An Approach to Personal Expression"
Bruce Barnbaum
ISBN: 978-1681982106 Mandatory
"Better Photo Basics: The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Taking Photos Like a Pro"
Jim Miotke
ISBN: 978-0817405021

Location: UCR Palm Desert Center

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