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Digital Photography: Beyond the Basics

Digital Photography: Beyond the Basics

Course Number: ART X486.3

2 units

Become better friends with your digital camera in this class designed to show you how to use your camera's special features and extended capabilities. Learn to:

  • control contrast, color, and sharpness
  • convert color images to black and white photographs
  • manipulate images using Adobe Photoshop

You will use your own camera to produce images for assignments in a real studio, and employ lab computers to learn and apply manipulation techniques. 

Available Sections

Starting Jul 12

181CCP001

Starting Jul 12
181CCP001

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
Jul 12 - Aug 9, 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. A field trip (1-2 class meetings) may be included in the course. NOTE: Course does not include parking. Students should be prepared to purchase a daily parking permit at the UCR Palm Desert Center.

 

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

Completion of ART X486.2, Digital Photography: The Basics, recommended.

Applicable Certificates

No Applicable Certificates

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 181CCP001

Dates: Jul 12 - Aug 9, 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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