Digital Photo: Beyond Basics

CCOM 1309

digital photographyImprove your technique, get better results, and expand on the concepts introduced in the Basics or other introductory photography courses.

In Beyond the Basics you will explore lighting, image composition, exposure and perspective, as well as the different types of photography and how to use your camera accordingly.  You’ll also be introduced to various software applications to catalog, enhance and manipulate your photographs.

Designed for amateur photographers who have basic knowledge of their digital camera, this course is specifically tailored for digital SLR cameras.

Materials: Bring your camera with fully charged batteries and your manual to class.

Instructor: Gary Weekes
Dates: (FALL) Wednesdays, November 8 - December 6, 2017 (5 weeks)
                 (WINTER) Mondays, January 22 - February 26, 2018 (5 weeks) (no class Feb. 19) OR
                 (WINTER) Mondays, March 12 - April 16, 2018 (5 weeks) (no class Apr. 2)
Time: 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Location: Rm. 220, Marshall d'Avary Hall, 10 MacKay Drive, UNB Fredericton campus (click here for campus map)
Course fee: $155 (+HST)

Instructor Gary Weekes

About the instructor: Gary Weekes has been in the photography industry for over 25 years - first working in camera stores as a salesperson to eventually owning and operating a small but growing photographic business www.weekesphotography.com. His commissioned work covers many different photographic disciplines, maintaining an emphasis on quality and sensitivity to his clients’ needs. 

From working in a large studio in NYC to Hasselblad in the UK, Gary has an abundance of photographic knowledge and experience from which to teach from.  He has guest lectured at the London College of Communications (UK) and was Department Head of Digital Photography at the Centre for Arts and Technology (Canada). He is currently exploring fine art photography, with a view to an exhibition in the near future.

Register for the Nov. 8 - Dec 6, 2017 class

Register for the Jan. 22 - Feb 26, 2018 class

Register for the Mar. 12 - Apr. 16, 2018 class

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