Photography Studies

Photography is an important medium of communication in the arts, sales and advertising, government, education, and journalism. Take traditional and digital photography courses to learn a wide range of photography styles and skills. Introductory courses will help you produce better images, while specialized courses allow you to explore specific techniques and approaches in greater depth.

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New Course: Photojournalism (CDFP 918)

New this Spring/Summer 2018 term, CDFP 918 is an opportunity to learn about an exciting field from two award-winning photographers with real-world experience: Peter Bregg and Richard Lautens. Don’t miss this chance to learn from two of photography’s most accomplished professionals.

Certificate Information

The Certificate in Photography Studies is a basic professional program of study in photography for those who wish to upgrade their present level of expertise, retrain or make a career change, establish their own business, improve opportunities for advancement or job placement in photography-related fields, or prepare for entrance into the degree program.

Course Series in Creative Photography

Take a special selection of short-term courses to test your creative abilities through our Course Series in Creative Photography. Topics include pinhole digital images, night photography, landscape photography, making a photographic book, and using smartphones as a fine art tool.

Spring/Summer Photography Studies Intensive

Fast-track your Certificate in Photography Studies over 12 intensive, five-day weeks in the Spring/Summer term. The Photography Studies Intensive (CDFP 999) covers all required production, technology, and studio courses.

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Equipment/Facilities Use
Please note that use of equipment and facilities outside of class time will not be provided. Extra time may be purchased.

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