Advanced Digital Photography

GRADES: 9, 10, 11, 12

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Digital Photography or teacher permission.
Length: One semester/one-half credit (may be repeated for credit)

Course Description

Students in this course develop and further their skills in digital photography, project-management, team-work and leadership. Students use software of Adobe’s Creative Cloud to create various independent, group and community projects. Projects may include: photo collage, studio photography (people and products), photojournalism, event photography and portfolio design.

Course qualifies for Fine Arts and Career & Tech credit.

Completion of both Digital Photography and Advanced Digital Photography with a grade of “B” or better qualifies for credits from Skagit Valley College. –> How to register for TechPrep credit

Course Resources

Required Material

  • OHHS Google Account
  • Sno-Isle Library Card
  • Folder to organize your work

Course Calendar

Course Overview

Projects

Introduction (same as Basic Photography class)

  1. Photoshop Project
  2. Goosefoot Art Show
  3. Sports Photography
  4. People Photography
  5. Introduction to Studio Lighting
  6. Product Photography
  7. Ghosting (same as Basic Photography class)
  8. Time (same as Basic Photography class)
  9. For 9–11th grade only: Lightpainting 2.0 or a Project of Choice

Closure (same as Basic Photography class)

Click here for directions about the Project Steps.