GRADES: 9, 10, 11, 12

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Basics of Visual Communications or (Advanced) Digital Photography. Length: One trimester/one-half credit (may be repeated for credit)

Course Description

Students in this course develop and further their skills in digital photography, project-management, teamwork and leadership. Students use Adobe’s Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator) to create various independent, group and community projects. Projects may include: Stop motion animation, photo collage, studio photography (people and products), photojournalism, event photography and/or portfolio design. Course qualifies for Fine Arts and Career & Tech credit.

Course Resources

Required Material

  • OHHS Google Account
  • 3-Ring Binder or 3-Prong Folder to organize your work

Course Calendar

Course Overview

–> For Beginner students, click here.


Projects (tentative)

  1. Reflections
  2. Teen Art Show
  3. Lightpainting
  4. Warhol Portrait
  5. Mini Me
  6. Minimalism
  7. Candid Moments
  8. Photo Collage
  9. Choice Project 1
  10. Choice Project 2
  11. Portfolio Website
  12. Texture
  13. Introduction to Nikon DSLR Camera Lenses
  14. Introduction to different Digital Cameras
Done? Talk to Mrs. Jansen about doing an Extra Credit assignment. Click here for more specific instructions.

Extra Credit Assignments