Digital Photography


NEW Intro to Street Photography
Learn the history of street photography with a review of the masters, Cartier-Bresson, Winogrand, Meyerowitz and others. Discover the camera gear used by street photographers, review camera settings, zone focusing, and "shooting from the hip". Class discussions include asking permission vs. just taking the shot, "the photographer’s right", police interaction, legality of photographing in public. This will be an interactive class with photo assignments given and a class critique. Photo walks included with the class. (18 hours) $199

2/01 - 3/08                   6:00pm - 9:00pm                Thursday           Lowell            HARRINGTON
CAR 884 80                    19142                                  LC 203

3/29 - 5/03                    6:00pm - 9:00pm                Thursday          Bedford          HARRINGTON
CAR 884 30                     19143                                 AR 107

NEW Video Production & Editing
Become the next viral video star, create a highlight reel from a family wedding, edit your phone videos and photos together into cool vacation movies, or create your own how-to videos; the possibilities are endless. This course will teach students how to use Apple iMovie to import footage, add audio and title screens, adjust color, use transitions and export films to easily share with family and friends. Topics covered will include: the difference between .mov and .mp4 files, what makes a video HD and best practices for how to produce and share video. At the end of the course, students will have produced 3 pieces ready for the big screen. This course is taught in a MAC lab. Youth ages 15+ are eligible to register for this course. (10 hours) $149

1/18 - 2/22                    6:30pm - 8:30pm                Thursday           Bedford           NOËL
CAR 889 30                     19160                               AR 209


Digital Imaging is the medium that most photographers work with today. Take your photography hobby to the next level with the Digital Photography certificate. This program is designed to meet the needs of anyone interested in photography, portraiture, digital image-editing. To earn a certificate in Digital Photography, candidates must complete the following four courses: Digital Photography I, Digital Photography II, Adobe Photoshop for Photographers, and Business of Photography.
Students need a SLR Digital Camera.  To enroll call 1800-818-3434.  Call 781-280-3663 or e-mail when the courses are complete in order to receive your certificate. 

Digital Photography I
Explore the many features and functions of your new digital camera. Using a combination of classroom instruction, one-on-one consultation, shooting assignments and critique, an expert digital photographer will guide you through the ins and outs of both the technical and artistic aspects of good digital photography. Delve into your camera's menu and discover how to optimize its features for beautiful results. Students need an SLR Digital Camera.  (18 hours) $249

1/30 - 3/06                 6:00pm - 9:00pm         Tuesday           Bedford           CORREIA
CAR 611 30                  12236                         NA 103

1/29 - 3/05                6:00pm - 9:00pm           Wednesday      Lowell             GERMANN
CAR 611 80                 13654                           LF 203

Digital Photography II
A continuation of Digital Photography I.  Expand on your knowledge of digital photography.  Learn and feel more comfortable using your camera's manual setting.  Learn how to expose and compose beautiful photographs. Through assignments, critique and guidance from the instructor you will work toward developing your own personal style of photography. Students need an SLR Digital Camera. (18 hours) $249


3/27 - 5/01                6:00pm - 9:00pm                 Tuesday       Bedford               CORREIA
CAR 612 30                    12237                              NA 103

3/26 - 4/30                 6:00pm - 9:00pm               Wednesday         Lowell              GERMANN
CAR 612 80                      14471                             LF 215

Business of Photography
Turn your passion for photography into profit. Learn how to present, price and market your photography. Explore portfolio preparation, marketing, freelance photography, working for a photographer and opening a photography studio. (18 hours) $199

2/21 - 4/4                  6:00pm - 9:00pm                Wednesday          Bedford              CORREIA
CAR 615 30                   12238                                HH 211
No Class March 21

Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud
Have you ever seen photographs that were ripped or faded, then perfectly restored and wondered, how did they do that? Perhaps you have marveled at the way a portrait can be transformed to make the subject matter appear 10 years’ younger or how people can be added or deleted to a scene. This course will cover batch processing images, advanced masking techniques, special effects and filters. We will explore the exciting possibilities in High Dynamic Range Photography (HDR), the current creative trend in image manipulation. Photoshop Creative Cloud has become an essential tool for professional and amateur photographers and is considered to be "Today’s Darkroom". This class will be taught in a MAC lab (18 hours) $249

3/15 - 4/26                6:00pm - 9:00pm                   Thursday            Bedford                RICCA
CAR 890 36                   19161                                  AR 209
No Class March 22



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