Winter 2015

 

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY 101

This course is designed for people who may be new to digital photography or have been shooting digitally for a while and have lots of questions.  We will be covering all the shooting modes your camera has as well as composition and lighting.  Please bring your camera and ma first day of class. Ages 14 & up, age on date of class.  Held at the Roswell Visual Arts Center.

Wed. 1/28-3/4  10 a.m. – 12 p.m. #28060-01

Wed. 1/28-3/4  7 – 9 p.m. #28060-02

FEE: $86, residents $129, non-residents     button

 

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY 102

This is a follow up to Digital Photography 101, although no prerequisite is required for this course.  Learn composition techniques, lighting tricks, computer processing, and the advantages of all the camera settings.  This is hands on so bring your camera and manual to the class.  There is a $20 lab fee due to the instructor on the first day of class.  Ages 14 & up, age on date of class.  Held at the Roswell Visual Arts Center.

Thurs. 1/29-3/5  10 a.m. – 12 p.m. #28061-01

Thurs. 1/29-3/5  7 – 9 p.m. #28061-02

FEE: $86, residents $129, non-residents     button

 

SMARTPHONE PHOTOS WITH JIM PETTIT

Are you interested in taking your smartphone photography to the next level?  In this class you will not only learn the basic principles of great photography, you will also learn how to use some of the many phone photo apps on the market.  We will show you how to easily share your newly created masterpieces with your friends and family on social media, email and print.  This is a hands-on class so bring your smartphone and a desire to learn.  There is a $20 lab fee due to the instructor on the first day of class. Ages 14 & up, age on date of class.  Held at the Roswell Visual Arts Center.

Mon. 1/26-3/2  7-9 pm #28062-01

FEE: $86, residents $129, non-residents     button

 

LIGHTROOM WITH JIM PETTIT

Students will gain a thorough understanding of Lightroom by working on images in class.  We will explore Lightroom’s fast photo processing workflow used by all the pros.  Topics include library, develop, slideshow, and print modules as well as collections.  There is a $20 lab fee due to the instructor on the first day of class.  Ages 14 and up, age on date of class.  Held at the Roswell Visual Arts Center.

Fri. 1/30-3/6  10 a.m. – 12 p.m. #28063-01

Fee: $86, residents $129, non-residents     button

 

LIGHTROOM PART 2 WITH JIM PETTIT

This class is a continuation of the first Lightroom class.  Students will work on their own and stock images with guidance on editing using several tools and brushes including adjustment, cloning and healing, crop and rotate, and gradient.  We will also explore creating and importing presets, exporting images, and general catalog organization.  There is a $20 lab fee due to the instructor on the first day of class.  Ages 14 & up, age on date of class.  Held at the Roswell Visual Arts Center.

Tues. 1/27 – 3/3  10 a.m. – 12 p.m. #28064-01

FEE: $86, residents $129, non-residents     button

 

CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY FOR KIDS WITH JIM PETTIT

Students will learn the basics of the camera, composition, and processing.  We will make a project with the pictures we take during the class.  Please bring your camera and manual to class.  There is a $20 lab fee due to the instructor on the first day of class.  Ages 8 & up, age on date of class.  Held at the Roswell Visual Arts Center.

Thurs. 1/29 – 3/5  4:30 – 6 p.m. #28260-01

FEE: $68, residents $102, non-residents     button