Digital Photography

GRADES: 9, 10, 11, 12

Prerequisite: None. Computer literacy and file management skills strongly recommended.
Length: One semester/one-half credit (may NOT be repeated for credit)

Course Description

Students in this course are introduced to the basics of digital photography including: shutter speed, aperture, ISO, depth of field, camera operation, handling & safety, light quality & quantity, composition and professional photo editing software. Students use Macintosh computers to explore Adobe Photoshop and other professional image processing tools.

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Course qualifies for Fine Arts and Career & Tech credit.

Course Resources

Required Material

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

Course Calendar

Course Overview (Units)

  1. Introductions
  2. Camera Basics
  3. (SKIP) Software Basics (SKIP)
  4. Challenges
  5. Closure