About this Workshop
Campus: Regis College | Rising Grades: 6,7
Want to capture sweeping landscape photographs or catch spontaneous scenes on campus? Interested in changing the way we see the world within the frame? If you've ever wanted to take your digital photography skills to the next level, this is the class for you! With your digital camera in hand, learn all the tricks of composing great images. Then, in our digital photo lab, discover the art of retouching photos — making your images brighter, sharper, and more colorful — and find out how to make gallery-ready prints from an inkjet printer. Use everything you learn to frame great shots and turn them into amazing works of art.
Required Materials: For this class, we request that you come prepared with your own 10+ megapixel digital camera.
Manipulate light, water, and color as you experiment with artistic image-making.
Practice using Photoshop to make your photos gallery-ready.
Write artist statements to accompany your photos in a final gallery showing.
Experiment with different camera settings to take professional-looking portraits of your friends.