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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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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How Can a Certificate Benefit You?

Completion of our Certificate in Photography Studies adds value to you! Here are some great reasons to pursue your certificate:

  • Build a comprehensive base of practical, real-world knowledge and skills.
  • Earn a well-respected credential that carries significant weight in this industry.
  • Develop professional connections through your fellow students, expert instructors, and other industry specialists.
  • Make your education a priority, complete a full program of study, and enjoy the reward of achieving a milestone goal.

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Equipment/Facilities Use
Please note that use of equipment and facilities outside of class time will not be provided. All work using equipment and facilities must take place during class time only.

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